In this edition, we spoke with Ibrahim Bilau, CEO of 360 Degrees Automated Media.
What is your company’s premise?
Ibrahim Bilau: 360 Degrees Automated Media is an organization that helps businesses grow through innovative 3D and 360 Virtual immersive and interactive tours.
What are your mission and vision as a company?
Ibrahim Bilau: Our mission is to help deliver innovative and cost-effective business to consumer communications that builds a strong consumer relationship and increase sales growth for our clients and to redefine virtual reality experience in Nigeria by making it cost effective and affordable for all.
Our vision is to become the most recommendable company in the African virtual reality market, and to revolutionize this company to have the strength of a big company combined with the leanness and agility of a small company.
What inspired you to start this company?
Ibrahim Bilau: My inspiration draws from the need to make an impact in this world before my death, and also to touch as many lives as possible in a positive way.
What social issues does your brand solve?
Ibrahim Bilau: Our brand being a SME, is gradually and aims to continue helping to create a platform for creative youths to showcase their platform. We are building a brand for creative photographers, videographers, content creators amongst others to excel.
What major challenge does your company face?
Ibrahim Bilau: The journey, being same for many startups, has been pretty rough. The company has been 100% bootstrapped, so there have been some challenges on the financial part due to the high cost of the equipments and cost of running the company.