MD, Avance Media
Prince Akpah is a young changemaker who wears many hats as a Social Entrepreneur, Blogger, PR Expert, Volunteer, Author, Researcher and Awards Consultant.
His passion is to be a significant change agent, so extends his experience to volunteer in supporting other young changemakers across the globe as the Founding President of Africa Youth Awards and the Managing Director of Avance Media, a leading rating and PR agency in Africa.
In 2017, he co-founded www.collegeinghana.com an online portal that provides up to date information on tertiary courses and institutions in Ghana. At 19, he was also appointed as founding Editor-in-Chief of the Key Newspaper by Hallowed Kids Foundation. His entrepreneurship articles are also widely read on www.jumpafrica.com
As a gender advocate, he collaborates with women entrepreneurs and celebrities to empower young girls through a project dubbed: “Be a Girl”. The program is an awards scheme which is used to award hundreds of young girls across Ghana for excelling in both academic and extra-curricular activities.
Describing her persona to the media, she said, “I’m not just the normal kind of girl, I am very outgoing but I’m a puzzle to figure out unless you get close enough. She further added that she is a free-spirited person (making a positive outlook on life despite situations and trying to make the most of it) and that is one key point to winning) Geez, I used to worry a lot over little things like mistakes and situations…and that definitely had to change.