Nigerian Monalisa Okojie, CEO of Nehita Jewelry line embraces worldwide. Creating masterpieces out of diamonds, exotic stones, gold is the signature style and timeless masterpieces that are sought after by celebrities and those who can afford the best. Monalisa Okojie, once again showcased her luxurious collection of some of the finest handpicked exotic stones, golds and conflict free diamonds on the “I Wear African” Runway” African Vibes Magazine 5th Anniversary held in Avalon Hollywood, CA. 05/01/2011
Monalisa’s passion for beauty has been the ultimate drive for her success as a designer. She had always had a passion for fashion and design although the business side of her intelligence lead her to pursue a degree in law. Now she has combined her business savvy with her creative energy to launch a successful company called Nehita. Her jewelry, designed from exotic stones, has been worn by Whitney Houston, Natalie Cole, Alan Cumming, Melora Hardin, Michael Henderson, Sally Pressman, CCH Pounder, Katherine Joosten, Meagan Good, Brandy, Hosea Chanchez, Carrie Ann Inaba, Quinton Aaron, Malina Moye, Jackie Long, Gramma Funk, Lisa Raye. They all love her jewelry because it is timeless, unique and it becomes a part of the personality of the person wearing it. Her jewelry is recognized by the quality of her gems, as well as the artistry she puts into every piece.
Already established within Africa and the US Nehita is set to go global with plans to launch in fine boutiques and specialist stores worldwide. Monalisa has a strong commitment to support ethical causes through donating a generous portion of Nehita profits to charities such as the International Center of Education and Youth Development. She also personally ensures the ethical sources of materials and conflict free diamonds.