Who manages us

Lily Aninyei popularly referred to as ‘The Hospitality Queen’, is the CEO of Nigeria’s Pioneer Green Room Company, The GreenRoom Nigeria.

Lily Pioneered the Green Room Service in Africa ignoring the hitherto existing challenging circumstances and the million reasons ‘why it will not work’, thereby carving a business model upon which The GreenRoom Nigeria is successfully structured.

She takes hospitality to another level by running THE show behind the show with her backstage hospitality niche service which includes setting up and managing a comfortable setting for Performers, Singers, Speakers and basically anyone making a public appearance.

Lily is a Goal-oriented & opportunity seeking individual who takes the initiative to start a new business wherever she identifies a gap; ‘Priority Bookings’ a Hospitality Discounting Service and ‘The Voice Lounge’ a Virtual store for Voice & Throat Products are proof of this.

She ensures everyone is relaxed, pampered and in a good frame of mind to give their best performance when on stage.

She has catered to top Nigerian and International Performers such as 2Face Idibia, Chris Brown Bovi, Wizkid, BasketMouth, D’Banj, Trey Songs,Banky W, Davido, Tiwa Savage, Trevor Noah, Sakordie, Waje, Omawumi, AKA, Becca, Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean, Casper Nyovest, Angelique Kidjo, Jidenna, Rkelly… to mention a few.

Some of the annual Events The GreenRoom Nigeria Team have handled hospitality under Lily’s Management include; Rhythm Unplugged, Smooth Luxury Concert, A Night at The Kazbah, MTVBase Road 2 MAMAs, Bovi Man on Fire, Corporate Elite Event, The Headies, Olamide Live in Concert, Asa Live in Concert, Runway Jazz etc.

Lily believes in constant personal development and has undertaken a lot of Entrepreneurship and skills programs with the latest being ‘The Entrepreneurial Training Workshop’ organized by The United Nations Conference on Trade and development. (UNCTAD) in Accra Ghana in January 2016 where she won the Personal Achievement Award.

Lily became a Goldman Sachs Scholar under the 10,000 Women Scholarship Programme during which she obtained a Certificate in Entrepreneurial Management at The Enterprise Development Centre of the Pan Atlantic University in 2011.

She is an Alumni of the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) after successfully undergoing the Women Entrepreneurship and Leadership for Africa Program.

She has Managed, Consulted and Developed Successful Marketing Strategies for Bars, Restaurants, Hotels & Hospitality services in Nigeria including Cubes, Tribeca, POP, Suite XVIII, Casa Mia to mention a few.

She loves writing, travelling and taking care of people.

She believes if she wasn’t in the hospitality business she would be working for The UN in some remote location.

In August 2017, Lily completed her first ‘Apprenticeship’ sessions to becoming a certified trainer under UNCTAD’s Entrepreneurial Training Workshop Programme.

You will most likely have her contact saved on your phone as Lily GreenRoom!