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Alemayhu Tsegaye

Name: Alemayhu Tsegaye
Education: Diploma
Company name: Oliyad Studio
Studio title: Manager
Founded: 2007
What it does: Documentary films, wedding videos and others
HQ: Kazanchis
Number of Employees: Three
Startup capital: 45,000 birr
Current capital: Growing

Reason for starting business: I have always been interested in this line of work
Biggest plus of ownership: Being independent, doing things my own way
Biggest strength: My love for work, I think that’s what’s gotten me this far
Biggest weakness: I can’t say I have any
Smartest Move: Working hard and being able to have my own business
Biggest worry: I work in a rented space so rising rent worries me
Favorite task: Editing videos
Most challenging task: Solving problems at work, because everybody has different opinions and ideas
Plan: Opening more offices and developing my business on a bigger scale.
First Career: Film Editor
Most Interested in meeting: No one
Most admired person: I admire my family; they have supported me with
whatever I do
Stress reducer: If I have a lot of work I hire people to take theload off of me.
Favorite past time: Spending time with my friends
Favorite Book: “Dertogada” Yesmak Worku.Favorite Destination: Hawassa
Favorite Automobile: None