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By millyjshoes, Feb 4 2016 01:11PM
A big thank you goes out to Precious', Foluke Akinlose MBE and Jessica Huie MBE for last night's event held at the Biritsh Library. Filling a room with eager entrepreneurs willing to engage in Jessica's experience within the PR sector. From designers to social housing professionals, it was an event buzzing with inspiration. Followed of course by the all important nibbles at the end!
The British Library is one of the issuers of one of my awards.
By millyjshoes, Dec 17 2015 11:48AM
Footwear Today is one f the world's oldest footwear magazines for the industry. Packed with trends, forecasts and industry knowldege.
When I was approached by them after winning my prime minister endorsed award, I was pleased to hear that they wanted to feature my work as according to them it doesn't just relate to my footwear work, but doing good elsewhere!
By millyjshoes, Nov 9 2015 02:11PM
You can listen to my BBC Radio Interview from last week here.
I had a great time and hope you enjoy what I had to say! I think it starts around 30.07 minutes.
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By millyjshoes, Oct 30 2015 01:13PM
Still glowing after winning the Prime Minister Endorsed, Precious Award in the categoryy of Outstanding Woman in the Creative Industries.
You can read the article via the link or through the image.
By millyjshoes, Oct 16 2015 03:00PM
Yesterday saw a host of leading women gather at the upmarket, Banking Hall for the 9th Annual Precious Awards. Inspiring women across STEM, activisim, Leadership and the arts were honoured. Created to form role models for our future women. Endorsed by the Prime Minister, Baroness Amos and a host of other influential names.
Eternal's, Kelle who is now a woman in business won the leadership award and past winner, Apprentice's, Bianca Miller was there to give her story along with a new Apprentice contestant!
Me, I was thrilled to have gone home with the prestigious, Outstanding Woman in the Creative Industries Award! Issued by Barclays Bank, The British Library and Credit Suisse!
Thank you to Foluke for founding such inspirational awards.
Receiving my Award
Outstanding Woman in the Creative Industries
Apprentice Star and Eternal Girlband Star
By millyjshoes, Oct 12 2015 11:12AM
I was very pleased to have been contacted by the founder of the Precious Awards, Foluke Akinlose MBE saying that the Independent Newspaper wished to interview me.
The article centred around women of colour in the business environment with of course the Awards celebrating women of colour in business. I was eager not to make it a race issue and so I was quoted in the newspaper with my proud mother saying it was a sophisticated comment!
the article can be read here, with the bulk of the information coming from the Foluke herself.
A small selection of articles