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Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Entrepreneurs from Ghana build bespoke shoe brand one heel at a time
HTW Shoe Story from VickieRemoe Like most young Africans his age 28-year-old Fred Deegbe still
lives at home with his parents in Tesano a suburb in Ghana’s capital of
Accra. His bedroom is adjacent to the garage that Deegbe C.E.O of HTW short for Heel The World has converted into a production factory where he and his two managers supervise a half-dozen shoemakers to design what they are calling bespoke shoes.