Designer Chioma Ebubedike-Igbokwe Spring/Summer 2014 Collection
About The CEO
Chioma Ebubedike- Igbokwe is an Entrepreneur and a law graduate from the University Of Benin, married to Kaka Igbokwe son of the Veteran singer Chrity Essien Igbokwe. She is the C.E.O of West n Couture Group a fashion and lifestyle company also Creative Director Zapel is a fast growing clothing and fashion accessory line. She is also Presently Youth Director African Women in Leadership Organization.
She got her basic training in fashion designing in 1999 at Dobi Fashions in Port-Harcourt. Prior to that, she had the inborn skills of creativity. After her basic training in Fashion Designing, she began making clothes for close family and friends as a young girl. In 2006 West n Couture Group was born. After law school she decided to get further training in fashion at the Central Saint Martin’s College of Arts and Design United Kingdom, where she took courses in designing and fashion accessory.
Chioma was nominated Style Entrepreneur of the Year by the FUTURE AWARDS in 2009 and in 2011 Designer of the Year by the FUTURE AWARDS Lagos. In 2011 she was shortlisted as 12 finalists MTN British Council Young Creative Entrepreneur of the year award and was also nominated Designer of the year Lagos Fashion Awards.