Brooklyn, New York, United States
Ofo studied entrepreneurship and management & information systems, while at Temple University. For his first two years of college, he worked with the John Hopkins’ School of Education’s Assistant Dean, Christina Godack. After his time at JHU, Ofo moved on to become a life, accident, and health insurance producer with MassMutual in Baltimore, Maryland for the next two years. In July 2011, he started Untapped, Inc. which helps businesses grow their brand and expand their customer base. He also became the VP of Marketing for Temple’s Entrepreneurial Student Association (ESA) the same year. In 2012, Ofo started WhoseYourLandlord.com while also being the VP of Temple's student body.
Ofo is an actor and model with five agencies between New York and Philadelphia. In November of 2011, he got his start in the entertainment industry when he signed with Wilhelmina PA. In addition to Wilhelmina PA, he’s joined Marvelus Mgmt., Envy NYC, Ramona’s, and Lindsy Ray. Ofo has worked with the YouTube Music Awards, Philly Fashion Week, Fashion Week Brooklyn, Nike, Banana Republic, Alfani Suits, Forman Mills, Dick’s Sporting Goods, ESPN, and has appeared on several TV shows including: Celebrity Ghost Stories and Killer Profiles. So far, in 2014, he's appeared on the Today Show three times working with Lilliana Vazquez (author of Cheap Chicas).
Now based in NYC, Ofo has grown WYL tremendously. His team is part of the inaugural class of David Rose's real estate tech accelerator based in SoHo. The WYL team placed first in Fordham's 3 Day Start Up Competition, placed first in Temple's Be Your Own Boss Bowl, were 1/6 groups selected by the National Minority Angel Network to pitch in Silicon Valley, and were 1/20 minority led companies selected by Techstars to pitch in the PowerMoves NOLA competition. They're now Techstars' Risingstars.
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