Gbenga Omotayo


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Gbenga Omotayo serves as a Director on the CASONY board.

An entrepreneur and international trade development specialist, Mr. Omotayo has more than 15 years experience in US-Africa trade and B2B events. With a strong background in integrated marketing communications and project management, he is passionate about promoting US-African export-import at the country, region, and local level.

As the lead consultant and brands architect at Pacetas Agency, a New York-based MWBE-certified management consulting firm, Gbenga has successfully managed major campaigns and projects, transforming both ministries and small businesses in their approach to integrated marketing communications.

Mr. Omotayo also serves as the CEO of USAfrica Trade & Business Network, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit that works to promote and strengthen international trade and investment between the two countries. His experience leading the team that produces the US-Africa Business Expo has produced many connections, long-term relationships and strategic partnerships.

Gbenga Omotayo is an alumnus of the prestigious Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK) and  the Harvard Business School. He is the author of the best-selling book “How to Start Your Own Business While Employed” and a sought after speaker. Additionally, he is an ordained minister at Abundant Life Christian Center.