In addition to being a model and actor, Marc Jérôme is currently finishing up his college career, focusing on business and economics. He mentioned in a recent interview that he hopes, with the support of his girlfriend, to travel the world and develop a business catered to models and aspiring talent. Quite the business-oriented beau, Marc Jérôme knows that hard work and dedication are a must to success.
While friends and family may know him for his perseverance, many recognize him for his looks. According to our viewership, some of Marc Jérôme's best features include his eyes and smile, attributing a very welcoming glow. What do you think?
Name: Marc Jérôme Switala
Weight: 78 kilos
Height: 188 cm
Current Job: Dual-Core Student in Business and Economics. Additionally, I am a model-scout and actor.
Favorite Travel Destination: The Emirates and the USA
Goals: After my studying, I want to go abroad, especially to the USA or to the Emirates with my girlfriend. We would like to work in either location for a big company. My girlfriend is also working in a model business during her freetime, so we would like to develop this industry a bit further.
Favorite Cuisine: Mexican
Favorite Cocktail: Sorry, but I don't drink alcohol.
Hobbies: Gym, basketball, theater, organizing diverse events, scouting models, modeling.
How did you get involved in modeling: It was sheer luck. One of my friends registered on a modeling page and he told me something about it. Soon after, I registered on the same site and the rest is history.
What is your daily routine: Normally, I get up at 7 a.m and then I have to go to my university till 3.30 p.m. After, I study for some time then hit the gym. If I find myself working during the week, I have to be up by 6. a.m and work till 5 p.m.
For a male model, what is essential to succeed in the industry: Perfect charisma is essential and you should be versatile. A very important fact: you have to be real and not arrogant, no matter how successful you become.
What are some of your goals for 2013: I am determined to finish my university exams.
What is the best modeling gig/opportunity you've had so far: I will go to Brazil for a few days to engage in a catwalk show for American Crew.
Where would you like to travel for work: All over the world, because I like different cultures and would like to see how people around the world live.
Best thing about Berlin: I love Berlin so much. In this city, you have so many opportunities and different kinds of people - it's amazing.
One thing you would change in Berlin/Germany: The inequality between the rich and the poor.
Any wisdom/words of inspiration for our viewers/readers: Pursuit your goals consistently. If you want to be successful, you have to work harder than most other people.
As Marc Jérôme prepares to finish his exams this February, he knows the road ahead will be a challenging yet fun one. PdM believes that Marc Jérôme will be up to some great things very soon, and somehow we feel this won't be the last time we hear from our Berlin friend.