Evans Akanno, through personal savings and bootstrapping, started Cregital, “a creative and digital agency that nurtures talents and helps brands make smart impressions” in a small office in Lagos. In two years, Cregital has gone on to become one of the most successful digital and branding agencies in Nigeria, bagging a couple of awards on the way. Some of its clients include MultiChoice, Social Media Week, Zenith Bank, Google, among others. In October 2016, Cregital was awarded Best Website Development Company of the Year by the Nigeria Technology Awards. Evans also bagged the Creative Professional of the Year award at the 2016 edition of The Future Awards Africa.