Prominent Leaders from around the world converged at the National Museums’’ of Kenya in Nairobi to witness Great African Leaders in various spheres of influence who have made substantial contribution towards the advancement of Africa and its people, get honored at the Voice Achievers Awards.
Kevin who is an exemplary Pan African Entrepreneur and Philanthropist revolutionizing the Media & Entertainment industry in Kenya and Africa at Large received the prestigious Award- The African Entertainment Promoter for the year 2019. A former DJ, Kevin has been running the most prestigious Gospel Awards Ceremony in Africa-Groove Awards for 14 years. He also runs NRG Radio, Choice Radio, FunX, Film Studios and MoSound Events the leading brand experiential company in the region amongst other companies
On receiving the award, Kevin thanked his team for supporting his vision which he termed as amazing. He added that his vision belongs to the people, “I believe that a vision is given to a man but belongs to the people and I thank God for giving me a vision that I gave back to the young people of this Country and Africa. Young people, let us discover our passion and fast. If we discover, we are able to achieve much more”, He added.
Other awardees feted for being outstanding in various fields of human endeavor across Africa included His Excellency, Rt Hon ( Eng) Raila Amolo Odinga, Her Excellency, Mrs Isaura Nyusi First Lady of the Republic of Mozambique, Hon. Esther Muthoni Passaris OGW, Hon Ababu Terrah Namwamba EGH, Angel Wanjiru Ngugi, Ambassador Dr. Josephine Ojiambo, Thomas Kwaka, Elias Makori, Dr. Kifefe Kizza-Besigye, His Excellency , Gov Kivutha Kibwana amongst others.
The Deputy President William Ruto who graced the event lauded Voice Achievers Awardees for the positive role they continue to play in the society. He singled out Kevin noting that he was an outstanding young Kenyan and was proud to note that he was amongst those that received an Award. He further thanked Ambassador Elvis for choosing Kenya as the first venue for the Pan African annual event that seeks to recognize individuals and organization that have made a difference in Africa.
Ambassador Elvis congratulated winners and noted he was proud of their achievements. He added that he hoped the honor and recognition will power them to continue doing what they are doing to make a difference in the continent.
Kevin who is known for his wealth of Wisdom, Humility and Disruptive-Over the top ideas also joined the list of inducted HALL OF FAME of the Voice Achievers Award 2019.
Congratulations to all the Awardees!
About Kevin Mulei
Kevin Mulei is an exemplary Pan African Entrepreneur and Philanthropist revolutionizing the Media & Entertainment industry in Kenya and Africa at Large.
As the young man who has built entertainment power houses, Kevin is known for his wealth of Wisdom, Humility and Disruptive-over the top ideas.
His empire started in a small house store in 2004, where his passion for music would see him raise platforms to celebrate gospel artists and power small events before exploding into a behemoth over the years that include Media Houses, Events Production, Experiential Marketing, Film Business, Production Studios, Digital Agency, Events Agencies, Creative Hub, State of the art Technical Rental Equipment for film, advertising & events production, and a Gospel Music Platforms.
From a small store – small events company – MoSound Group (MSG) now competes globally and has won accolades for managing some of the largest most iconic events in the region including the Safaricom International Jazz Festival, the Global Entrepreneurship Summit headlined by former US President Obama amongst others. NRG Radio which is one of MSGs Sister Companies has also been lauded around the world for being the first Audio Visual radio station in Africa shaping the future of media consumption and Digital Entertainment.
While the start up season came with challenges that would have forced him to fold up, Kev’s attitude of fail fast powered him through the tough seasons. MSG now holds over 12 companies across Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and has plans to diversify to 20 more African countries.
The 37-year-old who is a graduate of Stanford Seed – a Stanford University Business leaders program and Strathmore Business School attributes his success to his Faith, an Innovative & highly Creative Team and a Win Big Fast attitude across his businesses. On a normal day, you will spot him along the corridors of his offices in plain grey or white t-shirts and blue jeans trading ideas with creatives. He is currently focused on empowering and preparing the younger generation across Africa for future opportunities.