Nursing Student, Ryerson University

Edo Odozor is a 21 year old, fourth year nursing student at Ryerson University and the founder of NAIJ Hair, an online hair extensions brand that connects their clients to a stylist near them. Customers can find the perfect style and the perfect stylist, all in one place.

She is dedicated to investing in other Black womxn and empowering them to step into their power. Edo is passionate about social entrepreneurship and using corporations as a vehicle for social good. In 2020, Edo raised a $160k, non-dilutive seed round and led 4 community initiatives, focused on COVID relief for Single Black mothers and Black households.

Her ultimate vision for NAIJ Hair is to partner with thousands of stylists across the globe, increasing their bottom line and to continue to provide employment opportunities for underrepresented youth. Edo enjoys learning about tech, e-commerce, entrepreneurship, wellness in marginalized communities and Black maternal health.