In celebration of Ladybrille Magazine’s 8th anniversary, Founder of the Magazine, Uduak Oduok is Ladybrille Woman of the Month for June 2015.
The Ladybrille ‘Woman of the Month’ is a monthly feature on the magazine’s website and podcast show ‘The Ladybrille Woman Podcast Show,’ that celebrates outstanding women, locally and internationally, for their brilliant contributions to society.
Ms.Uduak is a speaker, attorney, journalist, author and recognized visionary and trailblazer. In June 2007, she founded Ladybrille Magazine, a digital platform celebrating brilliant women entrepreneurs and leaders, and the pioneer voice for African fashion in the West.’ Under her leadership, the magazine pioneered the movement to help de-stigmatize the negative images of Africans in the West by exposing Africa’s youthful, urban and explosive fashion industry to the Western masses, through its influencers. The magazine has also provided strong visibility and resources to hundreds of women owned businesses, especially African women entrepreneurs.
“It is an honor to officially join our powerful and inspiring community of Ladybrille Women alums after eight years of honoring so many,” said Ms. Uduak on being named Ladybrille Woman of the Month for June 2015. “I am humbled.”
“For the past seven years I have the pleasure of working with Uduak and she continues to inspire me in so many ways,” said Elfonnie Inokon Anusionwu, an Engineer and Ladybrille Contributor who conducted the exclusive interview with Ms.Uduak. “Her work ethic is admirable. She is so hardworking, so focused and she just truly defines the term “trailblazer.”
Listen to her exclusive interview below;