Ashenafi is in the planning and start-up phase of a laundry business in Injibara, Ethiopia. Ashenafi shares how he learned the value of differentiation in business models, which often leads to opening fresh market segments while reducing direct competition from businesses that have copy-cat operations.
Amare owns a small Agri-Business selling seed and other farm inputs to local Awi farmers in Northwest Ethiopia. Amare shares how he uses his business to glorify God and as a blessing to his community.
Dessalegn shares how doing business the way God loves while serving your community can lead to greater trust in the marketplace. He and his wife, Yeshi, have planned to open a bakery for many years as a way to use their gifts and passions to glorify God.
For over 5 years Merigeta Bekalo has lead a 15 person co-operative that operates a sawmill in Northwest Ethiopia. He has learned a number of things through his time working with KIBIR Consultants and openly shares the power of team work, good technical support, and bettering many lives through the financial successes of a small business like this.