Top Nigerian Social Media Influencer and Digital Marketing Expert, Pamilerin Adegoke, popularly known as The Pamilerin, in an Interview with one of our correspondent, Rere Ayodele, narrated how his whole career started, how he kept his balance, and how he finally Became who he is today.
Read The Interview Below:
Can we meet you?
Adegoke Pamilerin, 25, digital marketer, brand influencer, food critic and your fav trouble maker.
Tell us about your background. Where you grew up, the schools you attended.
From a Chronic Christian background, family of 6, first born. Grew up in mushin, studied marine engineering at Oceanography.
Where are you based? Ibadan or Lagos?
Why Digital Marketing?
I have a strong Passion For Entertainment and Lifestyle.
How did it all start? And what year?
Started 4 years ago when I was an intern at BlackHouse Media. I use to write for Thenet.ng and I was also the head of Orin.ng, worked as as a graphic design at IdAfrica.ng basically learnt on the Job over the years, took lot of courses.
Who is/are your mentor(s)
Ayeni Adekunle. He is the founder of TheNetng.
Does digital marketing have anything to do with any of the courses you studied in the University?
They are 2 different world. I studied what I studied because of my parents, now this is what I love doing.
Just of recent, you launched the #GiveAGirlChildAPad campaign. What inspired you?
I was pushed when my Little sister told me about her friend in The University that could not afford a pad. That got me thinking that if a university girl could not, there there must be lot of young girls out there that can’t afford this too.
How many schools have your campaign reached?
6 schools in Total.
Can you think your brand can survive without Social media?
What’s your most embarrassing moments on Twitter?
Turned everything around So i have none.
Lastly, what Advice do you have for Upcoming Media Influencers?
Just be yourself and keep the hustle moving. Don’t Relent!