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Movers and Shakers | Nicola Soremekun | Founder | Manicure You London

Nicola Soremekun is the founder of, Manicure You London a luxury nail care and nail polish brand.  Their polishes are toxin free, cruelty free and vegan friendly with a fashionable colour palette that is inclusive of all skin tones. with statement colours. She launched her business just over two years ago. What drove you to…

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Movers and Shakers | Cydelle Stewart | Cydelle Stewart PosAbility Ambassador and Onit! Communications

Cydelle Stewart is a Business Operations Architect, Virtual Assistant Coach and Founder of VA Agency, Onit! Communications. Onit! Communications is an end-to-end Virtual Assistant Agency that provides professional business support to Coaches and Consultants, globally, from ad-hoc or day-to-day support, to one-off projects and everything in between. Cydelle has been in business for 12 years….

PRECIOUS Nights Online | September 2020 edition

PRECIOUS Nights is a monthly event that gives you the opportunity to hear from previous PRECIOUS Award winners . Join us as they share the highs, lows and lessons of their journey and give actionable tips and advice. The evening is about storytelling, connecting, honesty and community in a unique atmosphere of collaboration and motivation….

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Movers and Shakers | Nyasha Matanda | Silkebee Skincare

Nyasha Matanda is the founder of Silkebee Skincare which she launched four years ago. “Silkebee Skincare Ltd is a natural skincare brand that was born out of a desire to soothe my daughter’s dry skin condition. Making healing skincare is a family tradition that can be traced back a few generations, most recently to my…

Movers and Shakers | Davinia Tomlinson | rainchq

We love sharing the entrepreneurial stories of women of colour. Davinia Tomlinson is the founder of rainchq, a company that helps women take control of their financial futures through an annual membership programme comprising of: financial education, qualified and regulated financial advice and events focused on all aspects of holistic wellbeing.   What drove you…

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Movers and Shakers | Tendai Chagweda

Tendai Chagweda is the founder of  Quest4Success , a company that teaches people and businesses to market themselves effectively online using social media, Alongside this, Tendai also uses vision boards to help people determine their purpose and set personal and professional goals to accomplish their dreams. Three years ago she launched Inspiring DJs which teaches…

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PRECIOUS Nights at the British Library | July

Join us for the July edition of our monthly PRECIOUS Nights at the British Library networking event for women of colour in business. Each event features a panel of previous Precious Awards category winners sharing their insights and top-tips. ‘PRECIOUS Nights give the opportunity to hear from previous PRECIOUS Awards winners about their business journey, catch…

Movers and Shakers | Kymberlee Jay | DoodleDirect

Kymberlee Jay is the founder of DoodleDirect www.doodledirect.com an animation production company that creates powerful marketing messaging and stories for brands. What drove you to start your own business? I started my own business to allow me to do what I love whilst being able to pay my bills. I enjoy the challenges that running a business…


Movers and Shakers | Flavilla Fongang | MD | 3 Colours Rule

Continuing our series of profiles of successful women of colour in business, leadership and work. Flavilla Fongang is Managing Director of  www.3coloursrule.com  a creative branding agency and online fashion styling academy. She set up the business ten years ago.   What drove you to start your own business? 3 Colours Rule was originally born as a…

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Movers and Shakers | Haddy Folivi | Clarity Media

Haddy Folivi is the founder of  ClarityMedia. As a publicist/PR, she actively secures media features (TV, radio, magazines both online and offline and podcasts) for her clients.  Since launching her business in 2010, Haddy has secured just over $2 million in media coverage for her clients in over 46 countries. What drove you to start your…