FULL NAME: Kwabena Offei-Kwadey Nkrumah
HOMETOWN: Akropong, Akuapim
GENRE: Tech Geek
SKILL SET: Beat making, graphic designing, photography, journalism and tech
BORN: July 25, 1989
YEARS ACTIVE: 10 years
He joined the Multimedia Group (Joy News) for his national service as a journalist, but he discovered that he was more inclined to the tech aspect of the job. His superiors identified his love for tech/IT and he was moved to the IT/Online department (myjoyonline). He was later promoted as the creative director of Digital Media at the Multimedia Group. He currently hosts a show on radio called the Geek Squad and Tech Trends and Tech Talk on Joy News.
Kobby Spiky Nkrumah went to St Thomas Aquinas and St Mary Seminary for his senior high school education. He furthered his education at the Ghana Institute Journalism (GIJ) to study Journalism.
He regards himself as an antisocial and a shy person. He loves being at home, making beats and playing video games. He’s a member of the Rotary Club because he believes in giving back. He’s also a big fan of car racing and loves BMW.
Kobby is a three-time Samsung write-up champion. He’s also a winner of an online beat-making competition (FL Studios) in South Africa.
OTHER BUSINESSES AND VENTURES
Spiky owns a tech support company called ctrl. IT that helps brands and companies with tech ideas. He also owns a company called SoMe Company which consults for small and medium scale companies.
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