Congrats to the newly-minted millionaire!

By Tan Ai Leng / The Edge Property | August 22, 2015 2:31 PM SGT
Brian Lim wins The Edge-Mah Sing Millionaire contest
BANGI (Aug 22): After three hours of fun yet fierce competition, Brian Lim Choon Wah from Petaling Jaya emerged as the victor of The Edge-Mah Sing Millionaire Challenge (TEMS MILLIONAIRE)!
The agile and quick-thinking Lim defeated 20 other finalists to win the grand prize – a RM1 million cash voucher to purchase a Mah Sing residential property in Malaysia.
“This is the greatest day of my life, I never expected I will win the competition,” said the 32-year old IT project manager.
The newly-minted millionaire shouted in excitement and hugged his family moments after he knocked down the last box in the “sandbag throw” final challenge to clinch the top prize.
The Edge-Mah Sing Millionaire Contest – organised by The Edge Media Group and Mah Sing Group Bhd – saw 21 chosen ones trying their hardest in the grand finale that took place at the Southville City @ KL South sales gallery in Bangi today.
As the grand prize winner, Lim will be entitled to purchase his Mah Sing dream home, with a choice of residential properties across property hotspots such as the Klang Valley, Greater KL, Penang, Johor and Sabah.
The other finalists were awarded a Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 and a cash voucher for selected Mah Sing projects worth up to RM5,000 as consolation prizes for their participation and hard work.
“I had a good time today, although I couldn't pass the last challenge and win the competition. All the games were a combination of strength and skills, not just luck so the winner deserved it,” said Hong Lih Chun who was hot on Lim’s heels during the last challenge.
The ground-breaking event attracted around 200 members of the public including the finalists' families and friends to witness the creation of a new millionaire.
Au Foong Yee, the managing director of The Edge Communications Sdn Bhd and The Edge Property Sdn Bhd, said it is not every day – or, every other day in fact – that one comes across a contest with a RM1 million prize voucher that must...