Profile of Deloris Frimpong Manso, (Delay).

Profile of Deloris Frimpong Manso, (Delay).

Deloris Frimpong Manso, popularly known as "Delay", is an entrepreneur, television and radio show host, producer, public speaker and Women's Advocate in Ghana. Born on June 25, 1982 Nkawkaw Ghana.

Alma Mater: Aburi Girls' Senior High School and Methodist University College Ghana.

Radio and Television Career: Delay started her broadcasting career as a Presenter with Life FM in Nkawkaw in the Eastern Region of Ghana at the age of 17 in 1999. Delay later moved to Top Radio in 2005 in the capital, Accra where she worked until 2007 to take over the mid-morning show on that station. She was later hired by the newly established Oman FM in 2007, she worked until 2016.

Whilst she was working with Oman FM, Delay started her own television program, the Delay Show in 2008 on TV3. In 2011, she wrote and produced the household television series, Afia Schwarzenegger. Her television production company, Maxgringo Productions brought out yet another television series ''Cocoa Brown'', a story loosely based on the true life of herself.

Chairman Wontumi, owner of Wontumi Radio & TV and also the Ashanti regional chairman of the NPP, in 2022 approached her to work at his newly established radio station Wontumi Radio 95.9 FM in Accra. 

Delay has also been engaged in public speaking, often sharing her life experiences to encourage women and the youth to strive to excel in life. She was in 2018 one of the main speakers at the 2018 International Youth Empowerment Summit (iYES) conference held at the National Theatre. Since then, Delay has spoken at a number of events, including the 2nd Women’s CEO Summit as the main speaker; the event featured women occupying positions of responsibility sharing their life experiences on one platform to motivate others. 

Delay also uses her life as an Entrepreneur, owning a company that produces Delay Mackerel, Sardines and Shito to motivate the youth and women to believe in themselves and to strive to establish their own businesses. She also owns a school collection shop.

Films 🎥 & Television 📺. 
- The Delay Show is a controversial TV Show in the Ghanaian scene. She is the hostess and also an executive producer of the show.
- Cocoa Brown a TV drama series based on her rise as a TV personality. She is also an executive producer of the show
- Afia Schwarzennegar TV Series. She produced this TV drama series starring media personality Afia Schwarzenegger

Honors & Recognition: In 2018, Delay received the Women Empowerment Award at the 3G Awards in New York, in recognition of her feminism and championing the course of women in society. She was also first on Pulse Gh list of five most industrious celebrities in the country in 2017. The year 2019 saw her been made one of the Ambassadors for iYES at the fifth edition of iYES launched in Accra. She won both the Most Outstanding Woman of the Year and Outstanding Woman TV Personality and Entrepreneur of Year at the third edition of the Ghana Outstanding Women Awards (GOWA) in 2020.

Summary Of Her Life Journey
1999 aged 17 Deloris started her career working for Life FM in Nkawkaw.
2005 Top Radio in Accra.
2007 Goes to Oman FM.
2008 Starts own TV show – The Delay Show.
2011 Writes and produces for Afia Schwarzenegger.
2016 Releases tv show Cocoa Brown.
2018 Awarded the Women Empowerment Award at the 3g Awards in New York.
2019 Ambassadors for iYES at the fifth edition of iYES launched in Accra.

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