For any young woman seeking inspiration to carve out a unique path in the coming years, the story of Enyonam Gotah is a must-read
Amid the upheaval of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, Gotah, a rising star in the banking industry, faced a defining moment that altered the course of her career just before widespread lockdowns.
Just like the ants, who prepare to store food during the bumper season, miss Enyonam enrolled herself in a series of training programs to prepare herself for her ambition. When fully convinced that, it was time to walk the talk, she resigned from the banking to venture into the realm of fashion, particularly specializing in the intricate art of millinery, makeup, and more. Despite facing skepticism from critics questioning her departure from the traditional banking sector, she persevered.
Clairvoyance they say is a bit of a stretch, nevertheless, the hotly spirited Enyonam was convinced like a tortoise, that no matter the time, the preferred destination shall be reached one day. She weathered the storms of criticism to emerge as a skilled milliner, crafting bespoke creations that adorned the heads of celebrities, children, young ladies, and elderly women at various events, including weddings and parties.
Her unyielding tenacity and creative prowess earned her recognition, culminating in the prestigious African Fashion Accessories of the Year 2023 title at the recently concluded Women’s Choice Awards Africa.
Her burning desire to suck the breast of knowledge has encouraged her to enroll in many training programs regularly to continuously deliver even more than expected to her loyal customers. One word that defines Enyonam is excellence
Enyonam’s journey serves as a living testament to resilience and determination, showcasing that unwavering commitment can transform dreams into tangible success. Her triumph stands as a beacon of inspiration for young women aspiring to bring their unique dreams to fruition in the ever-evolving landscape of possibilities.
Story by Shadrack Abbey