Emmanuel Kojo Jones-Mensah was recently awarded the Young Achiever Award for Ghana and Africa (Rising Star Award) at the Exclusive Men of the Year Awards (EMY) held at Kempinski hotel.
Kojo also received the Business Executive of the year award from Glitz Style Awards 2018.
He was a guest judge for the grand finale for Miss Universe.
Kojo Jones comes from a strong lineage of business entrepreneurs. He has been recognized as one of the young entrepreneurs making a difference in the lives of many Ghanaians. Kojo has established and manages various businesses in Ghana and in the UK. His drive and passion for creating employment and opportunities for people landed him in business, this passion has taken him through various youthful events in the country.
Kojo recently made an appearance as a speaker at the Mélange youth brunch. An event which brings together diverse array of experienced resource persons to talk about entrepreneurship, startups, personal and professional experiences, creation of new and powerful connections that foster and sustain success. Kojo is very passionate about the youth of Ghana. He believes strongly in youth empowerment and the potential Africa has to offer to the world.
Kojo is determined to have an impact not only in business but to extend his reach to a humanitarian cause. He started his own foundation to help propel his agenda of reaching out to the less privileged in society. KJM foundation focuses on providing basic amenities such as clean drinking water, electricity in rural areas across Ghana. KJM foundation also works closely with other charitable organizations to supply general education supplies to support education in Ghana.