Business- this word attracts many, but very few can bare its challenges and grow widely. Have a glance on the story of this young businessman who has set a huge benchmark in his industry. A Fashion consultant, Fashion model for many brands, entrepreneur and many more tags – Afeezus Akande originally from Nigeria and currently settled in Miami. He loves to express his freedom through artistic work and been a merchandiser he finds his comfort in his clothes which he creates very passionately.
What makes Afeezus most different from other businessman is that he focuses in showcasing talent and attaining artistic freedom. Where else we mostly find the first priority of every businessman is to earn money. He firmly believes- “If you don’t RESPECT yourself and your craft, no one will!” which sets a great example of his prowess. His most successful venture created by him was on February 2014 with one t-shirt called “Mr. Feez X Art Tee” with an illustration of his favourite artist George Condo. The most amazing thing was this one type of t-shirt was sold out in 40 minutes and that too in quantity of 200. WOW!! This resulted in drastic turn in his career, today he is – creative director of Mr. Feez, in next two years he became an avid fashion consultant, personal shopper and model for other brands.
His success ladder consistently grew up, Afeezus worked with his first celebrity client in 2015 with J Balvin, a Columbian Reggaeton Artist. Including his other collection fashion blogs Hypebeast, The Source in June 2016 he showcased his one more collection, “Bear’ N All season 1.” Which was a huge hit and it influenced artists like- Jbalvin, Davido, Russ, Daddy Yankee. His influencer of ‘Bear N All one’ enjoys celebrity status now and is also his client – Davido a Nigerian Afrobeat singer and they still work together.
For Afeezus fashion is his love and passion and he believes it’s the best way to express himself without any boundaries. Today he has gained immense success and popularity through his art of creativity and perfect implementation of his skills. It was not easy for him to come across this long way of his success all alone. He overcame many obstacles whether to mange funding, floating with market, and many more he just passionately performed his work with efficiency.
With the global pandemic era to settle down quickly, you can expect the economy to bounce back with many industries opening up and providing many opportunities, you can be sure of the fact that Afeezus will on the top of his game and will leave no stone unturned to expand his business ventures and attract more accolades from people across the globe.