The Luxury Network Nigeria hosted a prestigious networking dinner themed “Luxury Reimagined” at the exquisite Mazimi Restaurant, Victoria Island, Lagos, on Thursday, October 12, 2023, bringing together industry leaders, influencers, and visionaries for an evening of connection and collaboration.
The ambience of Mazimi Restaurant served as a perfect backdrop, seamlessly blending luxury and comfort. From the meticulously adorned tables to ambient lighting, even the delicious delights on the chef’s menu present an immersive experience that transcends the ordinary.
Dr. Samuel Abiola-Jacobs, Managing Director at The Luxury Network Nigeria, welcomed guests to the annual event. Thanking the attendees for honoring the invitation, he shared that these dinners are designed to be intimate enough to drive valuable discussion and encourage strategic collaborations among the guests in line with The Luxury Network’s vision.
The private event featured a curated guest list of prominent figures in the luxury sector including Mr. Patrick Adakhilan, Managing Partner at The Luxury Network Nigeria (Abuja); Mrs. Oyetola Okusanya, Chief Executive Officer at C&C Luxury; Mr. Zuberu Kadiri, Country Manager at RIF Trust Nigeria; Mr. Oluseyi Adegeye, Founder at Rare Magic Studios; Mr. Dominic Ajayi, Chief Operating Officer at Foreign Investment Network; Mr. Lotanna Okafor, Brand Ambassador at The Balvenie; Mr. Olufemi Olaseinde Olusola, Chief Executive Officer at Seinde Signature; Ms. Ayo Osodi, Gallery Manager at Windsor Gallery; Ms. Onyinye Obiako, HNI Card Business at Providus Bank; Ms. Linda Ochugbua, Head Digital Services at Business Day; Dr. Inya Lawal, President at Ascend Studios Foundation; Mr. Julius Osumah, Managing Director at Media Plug Africa; and Dr. Yetty Ogunnubi, Chief Executive Officer at The YD Company.
Attendees enjoyed a night of engaging conversations, gourmet dining, and a vibrant atmosphere conducive to building meaningful connections. The guests shared how initiatives like these from The Luxury Network have helped greatly with global positioning, valuable partnerships, and access to high-net-worth individuals for their businesses.
“In the last year we have been with TLN, we have no reason not to renew our membership subscription because we see so much value in our relationship with the network. We have extended our relationship with TLN all over the world. We have offices in twenty-three countries, and we have gone full scale with them globally to build our relationship because we see value.” Mr. Zuberu Kadiri, Country Manager at RIF Trust Nigeria, shared.
Bukky George-Taylor, Director of Strategic Partnerships at The Luxury Network Nigeria, encouraged members to take advantage of The Luxury Network’s one-on-one strategic consultancy session on marketing and PR for their luxury brands. She encouraged the attendees to network and form strategic partnerships, as members are key stakeholders in the luxury sector, sharing how it helps with cost-effectiveness for their projects as well as cross-networking opportunities.
On cross-networking opportunities, attendees shared how the beauty of The Luxury Network is in the collaborative opportunities, citing relevant projects they have worked on together.
We are thrilled with the success of the networking dinner,” said Dr. Samuel Abiola-Jacobs, Managing Director at The Luxury Network Nigeria. “It remains an exceptional opportunity for industry leaders to unite, fostering partnerships and innovation within the luxury landscape.”
The event was made possible through the generous support of members and partners, including food and hospitality by Mazimi Restaurant, gifts by C&C Luxury, event planning by Robert Taylor Media, videography and photography by Rare Magic Studios, and public relations by The YD Company. Their commitment to excellence aligns seamlessly with The Luxury Network Nigeria’s mission to elevate the standards of the luxury industry.
The Luxury Network Nigeria looks forward to building on the connections forged during the networking dinner and continuing to catalyse collaboration and growth within the luxury sector.