Obed Oliver Kingful is the CEO and visionary behind the Obeliver spakling, non-alcoholic drinks brand. The Obeliver brand sets itself apart from other non-alcoholic brands on the market due to its durability and flavours. From the lightweight bottle to the enticing flavours, Obeliver drinks are slowly taking over the sparkling drinks market.
Obed has transformed the experiences he has acquired from running his business into motivational books. With three motivational books to date, he hopes to inspire a generation of pragmatists.
Obed Kingful shares with us the success behind his company….
Tell us about the premise behind your business
Obeliver Drinks is based on divine guidance. The concept is to produce non- alcoholic fruit drinks, which allows people to celebrate every occasion with colour and passion without alcohol.
How does it feel to be nominated for the Small Emerging Business award and what would winning mean to you?
It really is such an honour as a company to be nominated for the Small Emerging Business Award. We couldn’t quite believe it when we first found out, we were a bit overwhelmed. It is a wonderful opportunity and we are very proud and grateful to be nominated. Winning the Award will be a great achievement and an incredible publicity for Obeliver Drinks Limited.
What do you think about the GUBA Awards?
GUBA Awards is such a prestigious event which identifies, promotes and celebrates British Ghanaians’ gifts and talents. It is an excellent platform for Ghanaians in Britain to showcase their/our achievements and good example for the next generations.
Where does your motivation come from?
My motivation comes from my purpose and beliefs. What drives me and keeps me moving is my purpose and knowing that ‘I am responsible for the outcome of my life’. I also believe that in life, whatever you put in will determine your output. I get motivation from people, and my desire to help people. I want to be blessed and be a blessing to my generation, It is all about helping and influencing others.
Do you have any plans of expanding your business?
We are doing very well in our current market and one of our plans of expanding the business is to target other markets such as the African and Asian Market. We plan to increase our product ranges, export our products and create business / job opportunities.
Are you involved in any other projects?
I am also an author, currently written three motivational/Inspirational books: Secrets that Empower Winners to Win, 375 Lessons in Leadership, How to Enjoy God’s Endless Blessing and Favour.
What message would you give to aspiring and upcoming entrepreneurs?
Learn more about your area/assignment; Focus, diligence and determination will see you through. My message is; “you don’t become outstanding by doing everything, you become outstanding by doing the right things”.
Do you have anything else you would want to add?
I would like to appreciate GUBA Awards (Dentaa and her team) for their exceptional job and the great opportunity/publicity given to Obeliver Drinks. May GUBA Award increase more and more! Finally, my message to Ghanaians and Africans, please let’s support each other and let’s work together. Together we can achieve greater and mighty things.
Vote Obed Kingful for the Homestrings Small Emerging Business award at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/emerging-business
To find out more about Obeliver Drinks, visit: http://www.obeliverdrinks.com