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Our alumni

Here are the honourees who we have celebrated their outstanding achievements

2017 Honourees

Inspiration Honour – Jamelia (Presenter, Singer)
TV Honour – Charlene White (ITV News presenter)
Media Mogul Honour – Vanessa Kingori (Publisher of GQ)
Music Honour – Mis-Teeq (Singers Alesha, Sabrina & Su-Elise)
Actress Honour – Angela Griffin (Coronation Street, Waterloo Road)
Brand Honour – Bianca Miller (The Apprentice)
Sports Honour – Rachel Yankey (England footballer)
International Honour – Eve (music artist, actress)
The Influence Honour– Jasmine Dotiwala (Channel 4/Media Trust)
Comedy Honour – Angie Le Mar (Comedian, writer, entertainer)
Community Champion – Beverly De Gale (ACLT)
Radio Honour – Jenny Francis (Choice FM, Heart FM)

2018 Honourees

Icon Honour – Emeli Sandé ( Singer / Songwriter)
Inspiration Honour – Yolanda Brown ( Saxophonist)
Comedy honour – Gina Yashere ( Comedian )
Media Mogul Honour – Vannessa Amadi ( PR)
Sporting Honour – Eni Eluko ( England / Juventus Footballer)
Acting Honour – Ellen Thomas ( Actress)
TV Personality Honour – Angellica Bella ( Presenter)
Brand Honour – Carla-Marie Williams ( Beyonce Singer/Songwriter & owner of Girls I Rate)
Music Honour – Lisa Maffia ( Rapper / Song writer)
Radio Honour – Angie Greaves (Radio presenter)
Beauty & Fashion Honour – Jourdan Dunn ( Model)
Influence honour – Taponeswa Maguva (PR)
The Impact Honour – Munroe Bergdorf (Activist)
International Honour – Tiffany Haddish ( Actress / Comedian)

Community Champions
Joanna Abeyie ( Diversity & Inclusion)
Vanessa La Rose (Bookshop Owner)
Patricia Ann Hewitt (Young women’s charity owner)

2019 Honourees (Men’s event)

Acting Honour – Aml Ameen (Actor)
Radio Honour – Trevor Nelson MBE (DJ & Presenter)
Television Honour – Ortis Deley (TV Presenter)
Film Honour – Noel Clarke (Director, actor & writer)
Music Honour – Omar (Musician)
Inspiration Honour – Stormzy (Music artist)
Comedy Honour – Richard Blackwood (Comedian, actor)
Brand Honour – Trapstar London (Fashion designers)
Influence Honour – Akala (Artist, writer, business owner)
Legend Honour – Megaman (Artist, producer)
Impact Honour – Colin Batsa (Artist Manager)

Community Champions
Jackson Ogunyemi (Motivational speaker)
Michael Pusey MBE aka CK Flash (BMX Club founder)
Brixton Soup Kitchen (Helping the homeless)

2019 Honourees (Women’s event)

Television Honour – June Sarpong (TV Presenter and Author)
Brand Honour – Kanya King, CBE (Founder of the MOBO Awards)
Acting Honour – Letitia Wright (Actress)
Impact Honour – Doreen Lawrence OBE (Campaigner and mother of late Stephen Lawrence)
Entrepreneur Honour – Louise Broni-Mensah (Founder of ticketing website Shoobs)
Film Honour – Amma Asante (Director)
Inspiration Honour – Afua Hirsch (Writer, Author and Broadcaster)
Influence Honour – Patricia Bright (Prolific Beauty YouTuber & Social Media Influencer)
Comedy – Jocelyn Jee Esien (Comedian and actress)
Music Honour – Beverley Knight MBE (Recording Artist and Musical Theatre Actress)
Literature Honour – Yomi Adegoke & Elizabeth Uviebinne (Authors of awarding-winning book
Slay in Your Lane)
Sports Honour – Sasha & Kadeen Corbin (England and Super-league netball players)

Community Champions
Sonia Meggie (Founder of social enterprise Inspirational You)
Dr Ann-Marie Imafidon MBE (Creator of Stemettes)
Francesca Brown (Founder & CEO of Goals 4 Girls)
Leanne Pero (Entrepreneur & Breast cancer survivor)