Nii Atakora Mensah, a content developer and writer in Ghana, picked up an award for the Digital and Social Media category of 40 Under 40 Awards 2019.
Nii Atakora Mensah was among personalities like Anthony Dzamefe, Dr. Mary Offei Agyeman, Rashida Saani Nasamu, Gwen Addo, Farouk Africa Khailann and others who were also named winners of the awards.
This award scheme seeks to throw its spotlight on the most influential and accomplished young business leaders under the age of forty (40) from a wide range of fields.
Nii was honoured for assisting content creators to make money from their content on various platforms through MiPROMO Company Limited.
He has played a vital role in the success of many musicians and talents and also handles monetization and management of YouTube channels of almost 70% Ghanaian artistes and music distribution of musicians.
Even though he is referred to as the guy always behind the scenes doing magic; he has worked with successful artists such as Shatta Wale, Sarkodie, Stonebwoy, the late Ebony, Kofi Kinaata, Joey B, McBrown Kitchen Show, and others.
Nii Atakora helped Shatta Wale’s Reign album peak at number 6 on the Billboard charts in the world category.
The annual 40 UNDER 40 Awards, organised by Xodus Communications, this year, recorded 300 entries across the 40 different categories covering Aviation, Banking /Finance, Beauty & Lifestyle, Education, Fashion, Insurance, Journalism, Law, Media (Digital & Social), Music & Entertainment and more.
The winners were announced at Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel in a ceremony hosted by Berla Mundi of TV3.