Ben Bohannon is a Founder at Sseko designs where he uses fashion to create opportunity and community for women across the world and right here at home. From luxury leather travel bags to customizable footwear, Sseko creates stunning goods with an innovative business model that enables women in Uganda to attend university and pursue their dreams. Sseko products are sold by Sseko Fellows, a bright and bold community of dreamers and doers, who are using their passion and smarts to send women in Uganda to college and earn an income to pursue their own dreams.
Ben thinks we should use our talent and skills to build a better world, and he deeply believe that purpose will drive value in the future economy.
He lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife and co-founder, Liz, and their children.