Michael Collins Ajereh, popularly known as Don Jazzy, is a name that resonates with the Nigerian music industry. As a music producer, singer, and record label owner, he has played a pivotal role in shaping the contemporary music scene. Beyond his success in the entertainment industry, Don Jazzy has also ventured into several businesses, further expanding his horizons and leaving an indelible mark.
In this article, we will explore Don Jazzy’s journey as a business owner and the various enterprises he has been involved in.
Don Jazzy’s first foray into business came with the establishment of Mavin Records in 2012. Mavin Records, formerly known as Mo’ Hits, is a Nigerian-based record label and entertainment company. The label has signed some of Nigeria’s biggest music stars, including Tiwa Savage, Reekado Banks, Korede Bello, and Johnny Drille. Under Don Jazzy’s leadership, Mavin Records quickly became a dominant force in the Nigerian music industry, earning recognition for producing hit after hit.
Don Jazzy, the renowned Mavin Records boss, mentioned his intention in the food industry with his latest venture, ‘Jazzy Burger.’ Announced on November 30, 2022, through an Instagram post, Don Jazzy’s burger-focused food company promises to tantalize taste buds with his signature blend of creativity and quality.
Don Jazzy ventured into the soap-making business when Mavin Records turned 11 earlier this year. Through his Instagram handle, Don Jazzy said, For the past year and a half, I have spent time with experts perfecting my first range of beauty soaps (Drip Carrot, Drip papaya, Drip Vit C and Gold) and I am so proud to present to you with love @DripSoapAfrica.”
Mavin Energy Limited
Don Jazzy’s business prowess took a unique turn in 2013 when he co-founded Mavin Energy Limited with his younger brother. This venture specializes in providing petroleum products, including diesel, petrol, kerosene, and cooking gas, to households and businesses. Don Jazzy’s diversification into the oil industry underscores his entrepreneurial versatility and commitment to meeting energy needs across Nigeria.
In 2017, Don Jazzy showcased his tech-savvy side by collaborating with Nigerian technology expert, Dele Odufuye, to introduce Flobyt Wifi. This innovative service brings free Wi-Fi to various partnered locations across Lagos State. Flobyt Wifi not only enhances connectivity but also caters to the needs of Mavin music enthusiasts, allowing seamless streaming of their favorite tunes. Don Jazzy’s visionary approach ensures easier access to Nigerian music for local online consumers, demonstrating his commitment to modernizing the digital experience.
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