“We’re celebrating the 2nd 12 months of the InnoPower Minority Enterprise Convention”
InnoPower Founding Companion, Emil Ekiyor
Born in Lagos, Nigeria, Emil left his household on the age of 15 to pursue academic alternatives within the US . Emil attended the College of Central Florida in Orlando the place he was a two-time captain on the soccer staff. After an excellent school profession, Emil went on to play six years within the Nationwide Soccer League with the Tampa Bay Bucs, Atlanta Falcons, and Oakland Raiders.
In the present day, Emil is fortunately married to Andrea and has a 19-year-old son Emil Jr a Sophomore on the College of Alabama. Emil is the Nationwide Govt Director for the GEO Basis a nonprofit group that companions with local people leaders to begin, assist, and handle high-quality Ok-12 constitution faculties throughout the nation. Emil can be concerned in a number of tasks in Nigeria as Founding father of INNOPOWER an organization that works with US and Sub Saharan Africa firms to increase and benefit from the speedy development in Sub-Saharan imports and exports.
In his free time, Emil serves on the Board of the Indianapolis Chapter of Indiana Black Expo, President of Indy Youth Sports activities, and Board of Administrators for the Pals of Schooling a nonprofit company devoted to bettering Ok-12 training in Minnesota since 1999. The group authorizes 12 constitution faculties serving greater than 10,000 college students. Pals of Schooling achieved the best Exemplary score of constitution college authorize efficiency from the Minnesota Division of Schooling and is the one authorize within the state to attain the best score.