Seyi Oderinde (Born 12 June 1988) is a Nigerian businessman, entrepreneur, and Chief Executive Officer of GPRINTS Nigeria, a digital marketing and advertising agency. Seyi is the founder of Genii Global Service Limited and also co-founded many other businesses across marketing, advertising, fashion, entertainment, and lifestyle.
12 June 1988 (age 34 years), Owo, Ondo state, Nigeria
Ondo State Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria
Oderinde Olayinka Opeyemi
1, Oderinde Ajemide Zion
Mr. and Mrs. Oderinde
Borrn in Orile Iganmu, a suburb in Surulere Local Government Area located on the mainland of Lagos in Lagos State, Nigeria, into the family of Engr. & Mrs. Oderinde Francis Agboola, Nigerian Civil Servants.
In 2017, Seyi got married to Olayinka and their union is blessed with a daughter, Oderinde Ajemide Zion.
He (Seyi) first worked for Power Holding Company of Nigeria, PHCN in Ondo Town before establishing his own Digital Agency, GPRINTS Nigeria in 2005. He then proceeds to become one of Nigeria’s most respected CEOs as awarded by “Nigeria Most Respected CEO Awards” which was powered by The Business Executive, Africa Chamber of Trade, ECOWAS FEBWE-GH, and The Executive Foundation.
MARKETING AND DIGITAL EXPERIENCE
In 2005, after identifying a market gap in the digital segment, Seyi ventured into founding GPRINTS Nigeria, a digital agency based in Nigeria.
Having worked in the private and public marketing sectors, he invested his time and ideas into creating a perfect workflow for digital agencies. On 12 June 2005, Genii-Prints Limited, sometimes styled as GPRINTS Nigeria, was launched together with a team of professionals with a shared vision – redefining ideas for better ads and marketing.
Genii-Prints Limited is a Digital Marketing Technology Solutions firm providing Web Design and Development and Customer Relationships Management systems. In late 2005, GPRINTS services extended to feature Complex Backend Solutions, Android and iOS Application Development, and Digital Marketing.
By 2019, GPRINTS Nigeria controls a sizable proportion of shares of the Nigeria digital services, offering digital services to Nigeria’s multinational companies and Africa’s finest brands.
On 3 April 2019, Genii-Prints Limited became a registered Nigeria company under Nigeria’s Corporate Affair Commission (CAC) with the registration number RC1574148.
In 2010, Seyi acknowledged the massive entertainment talents among Nigerians and its musical prowess. He founded S2DG Entertainment, focusing on talent management and coordinating the production, promotion, and marketing for music and entertainment.
S2DG Entertainment is a Nigeria record label, talent management company focused on creative marketing, advertising, PR, and brand events. By 2022, the company has got 2 signed artists on the label, Disk Jockey Dennizz, and J.Simplicity.
OTHER POSITIONS AND EXPERIENCE
For 8 years (2008-2016), Seyi managed a Distribution Assistance position at PHCN, Nigeria’s Power Holding Company, now BEDC. After a successful tenure at PHCN as a Distribution Assistance, he quit his post for CDK Integrated Services Limited.
In 2016, Seyi became a Spray Robot Operator for CDK Industries, a Porcelain Tiles, and Sanitary Wares Manufacturer. By 2018, he got a position upgrade in the company to Head Brand & Marketing Executive. A position he managed until January 2020.
Seyi has been a Brand & Marketing Executive for several brands until 2020. At Ceramco Trading Limited, he managed the branding and marketing for about 12 months before quitting in December 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Also, Seyi Oderinde has made several offline and online co-founding, including Attraction Industries Limited – launched in 2016 with his wife, Oderinde Olayinka.
Attractions Industries Limited manufactures house cleaning chemicals and other hygiene products in Nigeria.