Michael Nii Ayitey Hammond
Michael Nii Ayitey Hammond is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of BizzAfrica, Africa’s premier magazine for young African entrepreneurs.
He started MLD Publications in the year 2009, whiles pursuing a first degree at the University of Cape Coast, Ghana, and has over the years, spearheaded its growth into one of Ghana’s rising success stories.
MLD Publications’ first magazine, Public Eye, provided valuation information in a myriad of areas, in both hardcopy and online to its readers, until Saturday, January 2, 2016, when it was rebranded as BizzAfrica.
Over the years, BizzAfrica has featured top entrepreneurs such as Anne Amuzu, a co-founder of Nandi Mobile, Richard Dogbe, the CEO of Jobhouse Recruitment Services and Edwin Obi Wilson, the brain behind Ed Obi Fashion Wear.
Michael has also been instrumental in the organization of a number of high profile events as well. In October 2016, he successful partnered with some stakeholders to organize the first Young Entrepreneurs Summit in Ghana, and from April 18 to 20, 2018, worked with the Association of African Universities (AAU) to organize the maiden edition of the African Youth Summit in Accra, Ghana.