Jermaine Okpe is one of the young entrepreneurs making waves in our generation, he is the owner of Jermaine Media which is an entertainment company that deals with promotion, event coverage and online publicity. I interviewed him because as a young entrepreneur who started last year he has really made waves with his work and also because I really love his work and I hope you will love it too.
What is your name and what do you do?
My name is Jermaine Okpe and I own an entertainment company called Jermaine media that deals with show promotions, online publicity and event coverage.
When did you start?
I started 25th of March 2016
Wow, that was last year, What inspired you?
My inspiration, I will say the entertainment life has always been part of me, from my primary school st&t where I was called the “show boy” by my proprietress, to my secondary school where I was the social prefect 3 times in a role , I have always loved being on stage , talking, relating , and connecting with people
What do you love most about what you do?
Basically, Jermaine media is unique, it’s an online entertainment company, that didn’t start up with any funding but just God give ideas, and today is putting smiles on faces of our customers
Can you mention few events you have covered?
I can’t keep count of them they are a lot, but I can mention a few, MTV base music concert, Konami Africa, 1 mic Naija, street concert by reminisce and many more
Do you have setbacks?
Yes, I definitely do, sometimes it’s finance, sometimes it’s on satisfaction from the customers end even when we fill we have done our best, unnecessary critics and haters, but with all these setbacks we still keep pushing forward.
How do you pull through?
With God all things are possible and we can do all things, so he has been the one.
How do you handle critics?
when you start to grow and do well in a certain field you tend to have a lot of them, but I don’t take whatever they say or I hear yo heart, if I know it will benefit me I can take things from it but if it’s just pure hate I ignore.
Where do you see Jermaine media in the next 5 years?
God says the plans I have for you are of good and not of evil to bring you to an expected end, I believe with God in the next 5 years Jermaine media should be a nationwide brand all over Nigeria and also on international levels
Tell us about your prom tour
Our prom tour yassss🙌🏻, it’s been long awaited, it’s a project aimed at capturing and showcasing the beauty of Nigerian teens. Jermaine media will be your across 25 and more schools this summer, it’s going to be a fun-filled experience, something unique, something different.
Is there anything you would like to say to young entrepreneurs out there?
I will advise Y’all to follow your dream, keep working hard and even when you feel like what your doing ain’t good enough don’t give up, be determined, God got you.
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