Ahmadu Gidado

Jersey City, NJ

AHMADU GIDADO was born in Lagos, Nigeria and came to the United States when he was four years old. Spending most of his life in New York, Ahmadu graduated with a B.A. in Studio Art at Dartmouth College and currently resides in Jersey City, NJ.

TALENT MANAGEMENT AND ADVISORY professional with experience in attracting and managing talent. Background in strategic planning, prospecting, campus recruitment, and event coordination. Proven strengths include flawlessly establishing best in class functional expertise, delivering high quality client service, and attracting unique talent.

CREATIVE SYNTHESIZER with unique ability to bridge thoughts and ideas. Background in the arts including choreography, songwriting, and illustration. Proven strengths include infusing creativity and diversity within a professional context, an organized and tactical approach to problem solving, and ability to effectively listen and develop innovative solutions.

Ahmadu has been involved in the inception of numerous creative endeavors including the ucanduit beginner hip hop dance class, impact! interdisciplinary art showcase, and a storytelling event combining acting and imagination at the Dewitt Head Start school through a partnership with Jumpstart. Ahmadu also serves as a social strategist on the board for Financial Literacy for Tomorrow, a non-profit dedicated to providing teens with a sound understanding of finance.

Artist | Dancer & Choreographer | Recruiter & Career Advisor | Gamer | Songwriter & Poet | #HashtagSnob

  • Education
    • Dartmouth College