Today we celebrate the CEO of “Frame It Digital” Ashley Siokwu as she shares her entrepreneurship journey.
WHY ARE YOU IN BUSINESS? – Because it’s flexible and gives me enough time for my family and studies
HOW DID THE IDEA OF YOUR BUSINESS COME ABOUT? – I love pictures, i love beautiful frames. But I noticed the frames i want are either not available in my city (Portharcourt) or ridiculously expensive so I found out how i can be getting frames from Lagos and decided to turn it into a business.
WHAT HAVE BEEN SOME OF YOUR FAILURES AND WHAT HAVE YOU LEARNT FROM THEM? – Maintaining a social media presence and meeting my target for a month as I don’t have a shop for easy display.
HOW DID YOU FUND YOUR BUSINESS AT STARTUP? – My husband helped with that.
WHAT SACRIFICES HAVE YOU HAD TO MAKE AS AN ENTREPRENEUR? – Putting my number online and having clowns reaching out sometimes.
WHAT HAS BEEN YOUR MOST SATISFYING MOMENT IN BUSINESS? –Spouse of clients calling just to tell me how much they love their frames
WHATS YOUR DEFINITION OF SUCCESS? – Customer satisfaction with my integrity in tact
DO YOU THINK SOCIAL MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY WILL IMPACT THE WAY YOU DO BUSINESS IN THE NEXT 5 YEARS? – Yes it will
WHY DO YOUR CUSTOMERS CHOOSE YOU OVER YOUR COMPETITORS?- There are Affordable and unique
To get your custom-made frames by Ashley – Visit www.frameitng.com
You can also check out their Instagram page – @frameitdigital