COMPANY: Skin Essence Paradise and Spa
LOOKING FOR: Customer awareness and new partnerships
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”— Aristotle
Omosede Oriakhi, the CEO of Skin Essence Paradise and Spa, is proud to say that she strives for excellence. Her clinic specializes in skin care for both men and women and has been in business for over 17 years. Academics has always been near and dear to her heart; Oriakhi is a Certified Public Accountant that has earned a MBA, MAFM degree, and Certificate in Financial Analysis from Devry University, a Certificate in Project Management, and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Alabama A&M University. She has always been on the path to success and distinction. Oriakhi contributes the driving force behind her achievements to staying motivated as well as knowing herself and applying her talents and skills to impact society.
The challenges Oriakhi faces in life help build her strength and resilience to achieve what many call unattainable. In addition to being a CEO with Skin Essence Paradise and Spa, she also serves on the Board of Directors with Hands of a Hero Foundation (HOHF). HOHF is an organization with a mission to transform the lives of less-fortunate children in Canada and Africa while focusing on empowerment, mentorship, and educating and preparing children for their future endeavors. She also serves on the Board of Directors with Helping our Warrior Women (HOWW Inc.), volunteers with the Boys and Girls Club as a tutor with Academic Success programming activities, and works with young ladies in Charter & Leadership programs.
Oriakhi is a motivational speaker and mentor that stresses the importance of facing challenges, realizing self-worth, and teaching girls and women that they can achieve their greatest potential.