Olanike Shodunke is a woman with so many parts. A caterer, farmer, health advocate and entrepreneur. Interestingly, she tells you that the secret of her success is making sure that all the different parts are given attention. In this interview with Yetunde Oladeinde, she talked about her passion, memorable moments, challenges, future plans and more.
What was the inspiration at the beginning?
This is something that I am very passionate about and I would say that the inspiration to go into the sector was a calling. In addition, I got inspiration from food Networks, top bakers in the industry and most importantly the feedback from my clients keeps me going.
There are so many opportunities in the sector. Man needs food to survive on a daily basis. In addition, my craving for a good meal, balanced diet inspired me to monetise this need. Personally, I love good food.
What are some of the memorable moments in the sector?
I have quite a number and they motivate me to do more and put in my best. One of such moments was when I was invited by one of my clients for an event. It was a catering job and I catered for Kings, politicians and a number of celebrities. It was an awesome experience and my presentation was satisfactory and they all testified to it.
What do you consider as the turning point in your life and career?
The turning point in my life and career was attending Leading Ladies Business Institute. It is Nigeria’s…