The trade fair will showcase an array of designed to last for eons brogues, loafers, pumps, flats, boots, kids shoes, women stilettoes uniquely made in Ghana which can rival established international brands
This event is first of its kind will successfully establish itself as a pacesetter in emerging entrepreneurs, heavily influencing the quality, innovation and craftsmanship of shoemaking in Ghana by young entrepreneurs.
The Shoemakers trade fair seeks to reshape the ingrained perception and apathetic narrative amongst Ghanaians towards Ghanaian made brands of been sub-standard, comparison to foreign shoe brands. The trade fair will showcase an array of designed to last for eons brogues, loafers, pumps, flats, boots, kids shoes, women stilettoes uniquely made in Ghana which can rival established international brands
One such brand is Hill Bill Company Limited which was founded in the year 2015 by Bright Aferi, CEO and Michael Opoku Kyei, Chief Operating Officer. The company is primarily into the manufacturing of shoes targeted at corporate Ghana and business men. The company since starting has seen over 400 customers and with over 40% of these customers repeating purchases.
Hill Bill since starting has been featured on many media outlets including GHONE, STARR FM, BTA and also on some popular blogs such as ameyawdebrah.com and ghanafashionmagazine. The company was in 2016 named as part of the top six student startups in Ghana at the time the CEO was still in school. Hill Bill is currently located in Accra, Ashaley-Botwe. The company in the near future will be including female shoes, belts and clothing as part of its portfolio.
Hill Bill has a philosophy of ensuring that customers always get value for their money and so the company provides the best of products with excellent finishing and quality as well as effective customer service. Hill Bill distinguishes itself on the market with the production of top-notch high quality shoes that rub shoulders with many European and American shoes. Hill Bill currently is into both wholesale and retailing.
The GH. Shoemakers Trade fair comes off on the 8-9 of December at Seriallo in Osu, to celebrate, appreciate Ghanaian ingenuity, innovation and quality inspired creativity crafted in shoes to be worn every day and not on a select day via adoption of the myriad Ghanaian shoe brands. Ghanaian Entrepreneurs who are into shoemaking are to contact Synergia360IMC on 0266868261, 0577936699, 0200457966 for registration.