A Bit About Me


Hi and thanks for stopping by to learn more about me; a Kenyan, born and raised in Africa, and currently based in Germany. When I was young, I wanted to be an air hostess, nurse or fashion designer. I studied design, moved to Europe and worked in the fashion industry as a sales rep. I left employment following a back injury and after recovering followed my passion for reading and opened a physical bookshop in Germany. For more than five years I was one of my best customers. A book lovers' heaven is owning a bookshop. :-)

 

But then e-commerce and Amazon became competitors I couldn't keep up with. So armed with an "If you can't beat them join them" attitude, I wrote and published my first book, closed the bookshop and ventured into the online space in 2007. Later I started another business and opened a fashion store in Kenya. It failed after three years so I reinvented myself. Again.

 

6 Random Facts

  1. I speak four languages
  2. TEDx talks binge-watcher
  3. Published Amazon bestselling author 
  4. I like books, good food, the beach and saxphone music
  5. Optimistic with a Kenyan temperament and German work ethic
  6. Voted one of the 100 Most Influential Africans in Germany in 2016. My "claim to fame" :-) is the 5th row below.

Expertise


 

Described by others as a creative change catalyst who thinks outside the box, I enjoy working with people and digital media. My acquired hands-on marketing experience and soft-skills come from owning off and online businesses as well as working in Germany as a freelancer in the market research and social studies industry. I worked on English and German B2B and B2C projects and referrals are available upon request.

 

Using my ABC funnel system with simple, but effective strategies like social media, email and content marketing, I will show your company how to leverage the internet to attract new audiences and build trust with leads, so they convert to loyal customers and brand ambassadors.

 

I'm currently based in Bonn, the town where Beethoven the composer was born. His birth house is not far from the Rhine river, one of the longest and most important rivers in Europe. 

 

When I'm not showing companies how to increase sales using digital media, I'm indulging in self-care, enjoying friends, or inspiring visionary women to design their success over at my lifestyle and personal development blog nagasuccess.com.

 

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