Principal Consultant, The OddLot Company
Writer. Journalist. Mother and Energy-Bunny. Olayinka Epega is a Public Relations, Communications Specialist and the founder of The OddLot Company, a result-driven, full service public relations and communications agency. Since inception, Olayinka has worked with major brands like Smirnoff, Close Up, e-commerce brand PayPorte, online TV; NdaniTV, Easy Gas and in film and television; lending her expertise to TV shows like Close Up Celebrity TV Game Show I Luv Naija, Bukas & Joints, Isoken; The Movie while also actively managing creative talent in the Nigerian film industry.
Prior to setting up The OddLot Company, Olayinka served as the public relations assistant in the corporate communications department of MultiChoice Nigeria, before moving on to lead the PR & Publicity unit of MultiChoice’s M-Net/AfricaMagic, working closely with television genius, Biola Alabi. While at M-Net, Olayinka was responsible for creating many successful PR campaigns and working on some of the brand’s biggest TV shows like; Big Brother Africa, Tinsel, reality singing competition, Glo Naija Sings and the prestigious Pan-African TV and film awards, AfricaMagic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCAs).
Olayinka Epega holds a certificate diploma in industrial law, a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, both from the University of Lagos and a certificate degree in PR and Marketing strategy from New York Universit