The first and largest entrepreneurial carnival organised by MED; MUN 2019 will feature three celebrity icons who will make an appearance during the 4-day event. This is your only chance to meet your favourite local celebrities in person and have some fun with them! MUN 2019 will be held at MAEP Serdang, Selangor from 29 August until 1st September with a lot of exciting activities to catch. Who would be the special icons? Read on to know more.
1. Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza
Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza is a big name in the entertainment industry. Known as Malaysia’s sweetheart, she has been appointed by MED to be the icon of MUN 2019. The 40-year-old singer is also active in entrepreneurial. As the founder of a homegrown cosmetic product, SimplySiti, she has successfully penetrated the Indonesian market and targeted to bring in RM60 million in sales by 2020. The brand has generated 42% of its sales through e-commerce platforms such as Shopee since 2017. With her credibility as an entrepreneur, it’s no doubt why MED chose Datuk Seri Siti Nurhaliza as the icon for MUN 2019.
2. Fara Fauzana
From being a radio announcer for one of the most popular radio stations, Fara Fauzana aka FaFau has transitioned to a digital queen. She has been a radio announcer since the commenced of the radio station until 2013. The award-winning celebrity has won several prestigious awards – Top Female Radio Broadcaster Award by ABPH for 8 consecutive years. She also developed her talent in acting and directing. Besides hosting popular and latest local shows, she together with her best friend, Faizal Ismail teamed up to create Facebook’s newest digital programme called DBilique. She works extremely hard in Malaysian showbiz and also in creating an impact on society via CSR programmes.
3. Faizal Ismail
Faizal Ismail or fondly known as FBI among his listeners is such an energetic and competitive person. His charming personality has given him a great reputation as a well-respected radio presenter. He began his career as a radio presenter since he furthered studies in UiTM Shah Alam in 1997; working under campus radio. He then continued his career with the commercial radio station ERA fm as well as Hot fm for several years. Faizal Ismail has been awarded several prestigious awards including Bronze Award by The Air Awards in 2005, recipient of Best Use of Sound & Effect for Public Service Message under Creative and Copywriter category as well as The Popular Radio Presenter from 2007-2012 by ABPH.
He is also actively involved in entrepreneurship and is currently working on the ‘ready to eat’ food business under the brand eFBI Food by Faizal Ismail. eFBI Food specialising in Malay dishes and they have three products which are Daging Itam Manis, Ayam Itam Manis and Dendeng Lentok.
Many other celebrities you can meet!
Don’t forget to support your favourite local celebrities throughout the 4-day event. This is a great platform for you to meet and greet with some local celebrities through the Celebrity Bazaar powered by TEKUN and Primavalet. Some of the celebrities that will join the bazaar are Ayu Damit, Mawi, Shuib and Rody Kristal to name a few. What makes it more interesting is you’ll have a chance to meet the legendary rock singer, Amy Search who will share his entrepreneurial journey throughout selling the premium coffee – Phewiiit Coffee.