Silvia Cherono Tonui

Business

Cohort: 2017

Country: Kenya

Silvia is a Marketing graduate from The United States International University. Since her graduation, she has worked in South Africa and Kenya in different companies in both trade and consumer marketing. She recently narrowed her focus to value addition for agricultural produce. She currently has a brand of honey called Marigat Gold which is being sold in Kenya, but she aims to expand to other markets including the United States. In addition to the honey business, she is looking to set up a foundation that focuses on the conservation of bees in East Africa. In her free time, she loves to mentor and is part of a countrywide network that mentors youth on entrepreneurship. Her goal is to build a strong internationally recognized brand while running a sustainable business.