New African Magazine names Bethelehm Tilahun Alemu Most Influential African of 2014
The manufacturing trendsetter The 34-year-old entrepreneur and self-declared lover of leather may not seem like much of a rebel, but the way in which her local company soleRebels has become Africa’s fastest-growing shoe brand and first global footwear brand is certainly out of the ordinary. Alemu, who is soon launching...
FORBES AND African Business Magazine : Africa's Top 100 Young Economic Leaders
This month's FORBES AND African Business Magazine NAME Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu to Africa's Top 100 Young Economic Leaders Read The African Business Magazine Article Here (English) Read the Forbes Article Here (Français)
Forbes: Fastest Growing African Shoe-Brand 'SoleRebels' Launches Flagship Store In Silicon Valley
The SoleRebels founder & Chief Executive Officer said in a statement, “I am totally vibed to open our first US soleRebels store in Silicon Valley. We have waited a while to open our first US store because we wanted to find the perfect place to open our first US location.”...
Silicon Valley: Prepare to walkNAKED!
Full Article Here (Tadias.com) New York (TADIAS) – What better location in the U.S. than California’s famed Silicon Valley to sell comfortable and fashionable footwear that are made from recycled materials with the added value of being 100 percent vegan?
Oprah Winfrey names Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu to her Annual Power List
O, The Oprah Magazine presents its fourth annual O Power List, featuring 21 women from the African continent who, through their lives, are inspiring others to follow and fulfill their purpose, as the truest version of themselves.
Rebel With a Cause - SELAMTA MAGAZINE
SELAMTA MAGAZINE the in flight magazine of Ethiopian Airlines is spotlighting soleRebels and our founder this month Read Full Article Here SoleRebels’ meteoric rise from small-scale Addis Ababa shoe shop to Africa’s fastest-growing footwear brand is a unique tale of success — especially on this continent, where opportunities do not...
Fast Company Magazine names soleRebels founder & CEO Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu to their Most Creative People in Business 1000.
Bethlehem appears alongside FACEBOOK founder Mark Zuckerberg, MICROSOFT founder Bill Gates, GOOGLE Founder & CEO Larry Page, Entertainment MOGUL Jay Z, Actor and Philanthropist Matt Damon, Actor Kevin Spacey, Singer Kendrick Lamar,Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, Fashion Mogul Tory Burch, Actor & Investor Ashton Kutcher.X
Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu wins Most Valuable Entrepreneur award at 2011 Global Entrepreneurship Week [GEW]
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu, founder & managing director of soleRebels, Africa’s fastest growing footwear brand, has been awarded the prestigious Most Valuable Entrepreneur (MVE) award during a special event at the 2011 Global Entrepreneurship Week [GEW] in Ethiopia. “I am honored to be given this award. I...
soleRebels featured as a Social Business from Trendhunter
soleRebels has just been featured as a Social Business on the website SocialBusiness.org, which is crowd sourced by TrendHunter.com Be sure to check out the soleRebels feature at SocialBusiness.org
soleRebels reaches FINALS in 2011 Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship
Company founder Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu to Nairobi to give final presentation to elite panel of judges headed by VIRGIN founder Sir Richard Branson. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – soleRebels Africa’s fastest growing footwear brand has bested well over 3000 top level African companies and reached the finals of the prestigious 2011...