Kristyne Twum is the CEO of Cedarlane Health Foods Store, LifeSong Consult and a Managing Partner at LifeWellness Wholistic Center, all subsidiaries of the Kriola Group. She's also the Vice President of the Vegetarian Association of Ghana.
She’s a qualified Pharmacist, a Wholistic Wellness Consultant, an American Board Certified NLP Practitioner and Life Coach, an Energy Healer and a Transformational Speaker.
Kristyne holds a BScPharm degree from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology and a Pharmacy Accuracy Certification in the United Kingdom. She was the Pharmacy Manager of Pharmacy Plus, in Bristol, UK. She is also responsible for setting up the retail Pharmacy at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra.
With South African partners, she set up the HASS West Africa Hearing Centre, the first Hearing Aid Center of its kind in Ghana and the West African Sub-region. She was the Managing Director from 1997 to 2000. She is a Hearing Aid Acoustician with certification from the Ear Institute in Pretortia, South Africa and the Phonak Center in Switzerland.
She’s a co-founder of The Unicorn Group with companies such as Origin8 Ltd and GeniSys Solutions Ltd in its portfolio. With a marketing and creative background, she rebranded the family business in 2014.
A vegetarian since July 2017, she has realised that by eating to fuel your body with the right nourishment, you can maintain a healthy lifestyle. She shares this passion through her work and the people she meets and is dedicated to helping people transform their lives and be healthy. She set up CedarLane Health Foods Store to give people access to healthy natural products with as little and with no side effects as possible, which is usually the total opposite for the current prescription medication available today with its many side effects and drug interactions.
She is the mother of 3 fabulous young adults who are also on a path of healthy living.
Favourite Quote: “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did but people will never forget how you made them feel” – Maya Angelou
Kolawole Braimah is an Executive Director at CedarLane Health Foods and also the CEO and Managing Partner at LifeWellness Wholistic Center. He is a Health & Wellness Consultant, Iridologist, Energy Healer, Life Coach and ABNLP Certified NLP Practitioner. All these involves natural healing modalities without the use of conventional medicines. He is also a motivational speaker and very passionate about energy medicine. He is dedicated to helping our people find their true-life purpose and fulfilling their divine potentials.
Kola knows the body heals itself and is empowering people with this knowledge in his quest to help our brothers and sisters transform their lives wholistically. He lives his life on purpose and believes and knows stillness speaks. He has walked his clients through their relationships, thoughts and emotions, helping them uncover the source of their inner energy and the God within them. He implores everyone to free themselves from habitual thoughts, emotions, and energy patterns that limit their consciousness. He knows everyone is in this lifetime for a divine purpose and it behoves on us all to find that purpose and fulfil it.
Kola became a full vegan in 2013 for health reasons. President of Vegetarian Association of Ghana (VegGhana), veganism as part of a healthy lifestyle provides him with the opportunity to realise his life purpose. Since becoming a vegan he has lost over 35kgs naturally and most of the health issues he had (spondyloses, sciatica nerve challenges, lower and upper back challenges) have all been kept at bay. He lives a blissful, stress free lifestyle facilitated by his yoga and meditation practice.
Until he discovered his true-life purpose as a light worker, he had extensive experience in banking operations and marketing spanning over 20 plus years gained at Ecobank Nigeria Plc, Ecobank Ghana Limited, Standard Trust now UBA (Ghana) Limited and running his own financial and micro- finance company. During this period, he progressed from a junior entry-level operations officer to a supervisor and developed into one of Ecobank's and UBA’s and indeed Ghana’s finest bankers.
Kola also has a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria and an MBA in Finance from University of Leicester, United Kingdom. Kola has nurtured two beautiful Goddesses, Sheri and Oyebisi, who mirrors the life he has lived.
Favourite Quote: Be still, the universe conspires.
James Ahene is an Administrator at CedarLane Health Foods Stores and LifeWellness Wholistic Center. He's an effective communicator who displays a high level of performance with every task assigned. He holds a degree in Management Studies from the University of Cape Coast.
Over the years of working with MTN Ghana, Orion Consortium Ghana Limited and Fidelity Bank Ghana as a Customer Service person and Administrator, he has achieved a stars for admirable customer service and outstanding performance in handling customer issues and resolutions.
He is married with three boys and aspiring to be a Reverend Minister.
Favorite Quote: Esse Quam Videri is a Latin phrase meaning “To be, rather than to seem”
Gifty Adomakoa Baafi is the Head of Human Capital and also handles all legal aspects of CedarLane Health Foods Stores. She holds an LLB degree from Central University and aspires to be a Lawyer in the future as she has an increasing passion for the field. She also has the ability to help others who are troubled with the Justice System.
Gifty also helps in running the Administrative Affairs of the company. She joined the team in March 2020 and has since been doing an impeccable job. She performs all tasks assigned to her with swiftness and diligence.
Samadu Mohammed Is a Production Assistant at Cedarlane Health Foods Stores and a Massage Therapist at Lifewellness Wholistic Centre.
Even though he's hearing and speech impaired, Samadu communicates effectively with everyone. His work ethic and attitude is unparalleled and he is an invaluable member of the team.
Portia Princess Baatuolkuu is the Manager of the CedarLane Juice Bar. The Juice Bar provides Juices and Smoothies to Detoxify, Replenish and Rejuvenate.
She holds a degree in hospitality management from the University of Energy and Natural Resources, Sunyani and hopes to be her own entrepreneur in the future.
Rose Mensah is an Assistant Manager at the CedarLane Juice Bar. She is an ambitious team player, goal oriented and a client advocate.
She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Health and Allied Sciences. Rose aspires to become a neonatal specialist, rendering health care to premature infants with the aim to reducing the infant mortality rate in the country.
Juliet Mawonu is a Massage Therapist at LifeWellness Wholistic Center. She is passionate about the health of people.
With their touch, therapists relieve pain, help heal injuries, improve circulation, release stress, increase relaxation and aid in general wellness of clients.
She is a hardworking and dedicated member of the team. Juliet is a mother of three wonderful children.
Sonia Gnamakou is a Massage Therapist at LifeWellness Wholistic Center. She is dedicated and passionate about the well-being of people. She has been working as a Massage Therapist for eight years. and her focus has been to relieve the pain of clients and make them feel better with her touch.
She is a hardworking and dedicated member of the team. Sonia is a mother of a wonderful son.
Ruth Azaasum provides janitorial services at CedarLane Health Foods Stores and LifeWellness Wholistic Centre.
She is also hearing and speech impaired, but she communicates effectively with everyone, performs every task assigned to her and helps with the production section for CedarLane Health Foods Stores. A very good team player.