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Gurl Lets Talk: International Women’s Day special

Are you a Black woman looking to get into or is already working in the creative industry? Are you looking for tips on how to manoeuvre successfully within the industry? Do you need advice on how to market yourself and your brand as a creative? Maybe you’re finding it difficult to juggle your personal, working and side hustle all at once? Whether you’re a photographer, singer, makeup artist, events co-ordinator, stylist, film director, Youtuber etc come along, grab some drinks and let’s tap into the panellists knowledge, experiences, advice and stories of a sector that doesn’t often consider us.

We have teamed up with Hella Turnt to bring you an event that celebrates Black British women in the creative industry. To celebrate International Women’s Day, join an action-focused and discussion-based event which provides Black women/business owners in the creative industries practical tools to move forwards and upwards.

Key speakers

Hosted by Sia founder of #DisgustedCampaign and cast member of Bk Chat Ldn and Faith member on the Lets Talk podcast.

Kelechi Okafor (also known as Kelechnekoff) – pole dance instructor, pro-Black feminist and founder of the Say Your Mind podcast.

Shanika Warren-Markland – lead actress in BAFTA winning movies Adulthood, Brotherhood and

Nqobile Danseur – Professional dancer, entertainer and 2013 BGT Finalist.

Toni – Communications Manager at Oxford University and social media personality.

Get your tickets here.

A NOTE ON PHOTOGRAPHY: We will be carrying out some non-evasive photography at this event for promotional materials only. By attending this event you are deemed to have granted permission to be photographed. Please speak to a member of the team on the day if you wish not to be included.

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