Paolo Antonio Barba Bediones, known as Paolo Bediones, is a TV personality and recently an entrepreneur. He was born on March 17, 1974 in Manila, Philippines.
Education and Career
A graduate of the Dela Salle University (DLSU). He first entered show business in 1998 with hosting stints in television. He was assigned to host the defunct Extra Challenge and S-Files in GMA network. He also hosted the BB. Pilipinas Beauty Pageant in 1998 and followed by other pageant shows. After making a good amount of money in show business, he decided to venture into business. Despite the pressure his businesses required of him, he still managed to balance his schedule alongside his career in show business. He said that being part of showbiz is temporal and sometimes ungrateful. He is only thankful that he has become part of show business.
As an Entrepreneur
The companies he put up with are Aesthetica Dental Center, Card Aid, ITech.ph, Red Ice Studios Inc., YMAX Online Center, Arrow, Xinapse, Saffron Blue Productions, Technoviz Inc., Quantum Global Business Center, Zoom.ph and Ecash. All his efforts paved way when he was recognized in the book "Go Negosyo", a compilation of 50 entrepreneurial stories from various businessmen today, which named him as "one of the promising entrepreneurs" in the country.
Paolo is also an avid reader of books that's why he launched an advocacy program called "One shelf of Books". It aims to increase awareness of the importance of book reading among the youth. Through his numerous businesses, he said that he would be able to reach out to a lot of people and at the same time help the country's economy.