Marvis Marshal-Idio wins Season 3 of The Next Titan by Heritage Bank, walks off with N5m cash Prize & a brand new Ford SUV
After four months of scouting for aspiring young entrepreneurs with over fifteen thousand entries received, a winner has emerged of The Next Titan Season 3 Sponsored by Heritage Bank. She is Marvis Marshal – Idio, a contestant from Port Harcourt Zone who came into the 10 weeks reality show with a unique business idea of turning trashes into beautiful furniture. Marvis Marshal- Idio is a graduate of Architecture from University of Uyo, and with 2nd degree in Interior Designs from Florence Designs Academy, Italy. She competed with three other contestants in the final stage of the show, and walks off with Five Million Naira Cash and a brand new Eleven Million Naira Ford Ecosport courtesy of Coscharis Motors.
The four contestants that made it to the final are: Ronald Ajiboye, a first class graduate of a Russian University; Marvis Marshal Idio, the eventual winner of the show, Victoria Mamza, founder of Wangarau Foods; and Sunday Ewolabi, founder of Naija Peanuts. The four finalists were asked to defend their business ideas before the judges and a crowd of people who eagerly sat and waited to see the final outcome of who would emerge the winner of the season 3 of the show at the Oriental Hotel ballroom last Sunday.
A look at the records proves that the highly esteemed judges of the show – Mr. Kyari Bukar, Chairman, Nigerian Economic Summit Group; Mr. Tonye Cole, CEO, Sahara Group; CPMS) Mr. Chris Parkes, Chairman/CEO, CPMS Africa; and Mrs. Lilian Olubi, CEO Primera Africa Securities Ltd; and the Guest Judge ,Mrs. Celine Loader of Seplat Petroleum Plc, over time have put in their professional skills and experiences to mentor the top 16 contestants in the weekly boardroom of the 10 weeks reality show.
From marketing skills to public relations duties and others, these contestants now faced a world of professionalism they had never seen before and this demanded of their time, energy as well as team work and creativity towards the task at hand. As witnessed in the previous seasons, Iroghama Ogbeifun who emerged the winner of the season one began her Hair-Care products lines and has created jobs for other graduates to work with her company Hairven Ltd. The same goes to Season 2 winner, Davies Okeowo who also went on to kick start his SMEs development company called EnterpriseHills Ltd.
According to the beautiful Marvis, the winner of the Season 3, “I now have what I need, and the sky is my limit with new inspiration, new energy, new strength, and new focus.”