Taking advantage of the platform | Ella Bennett

Sharing this with you gives us further justification that the platform we provide is playing an active and positive impact on the careers of creatives. Similar to Monique Vega, Ella attended our ‘Industry Insider’ on film and television hosted at the BFI. Thanks to the introduction by Ola from Levile TV, we screened her short film at Tottenham…

Top tips to prepare you for the #UltimateSeminar

By now you should know that when Kwame comes to town it’s a total takeover. So it’s only right that, Kienda Hoji, Principal Lecturer in Media Law and Music Business at the University of Westminster, proclaim Saturday (November 18) as the ‘Ultimate Seminar Day’ for bringing over 40 leading music industry figures together to London’s Little Titchfield Street for…

EVENT | Industry Insider – Film & TV

From hosting in extravagant galleries on Baker Street to taking over the BFI building on Stephen Street – the hard work never stops! Thursday 8th June was not only election day but the day we welcomed our ambitious creatives to the Industry Insider on the film and television industry hosted at the British Film Institute. With…

From the Industry Insider to ASOS Marketplace | Monique Vega

When we initially began ‘Industry Insider’, we knew we wanted to create a platform that bridged the gap between creatives and the creative industry. Connecting them with experienced professionals and entrepreneurs who could share their knowledge, expertise and most importantly, opportunities. Monique was one of the vibrant creatives who attended our event and made the…

Conversation With Proptar | GUAP Magazine: Ibrahim Kamara & Jide Adetunji

So we headed down to Peckham one sunny afternoon and had the pleasure of chatting with the vibrant entrepreneurs who run an innovative magazine spread called ‘GUAP Magazine’. The world’s first video magazine is something that we haven’t heard of, so it’d only be right to meet up with the founders, the guys who make it…

Proptar Stories | Richard Asomugha

As one of the youngest motivational speakers in the UK, Richard has developed a brand from his humble begins in Peckham – Friary Estate to be exact.

Watch, as he tells you his story.

Ada’s “Super” Academy | Launch Event

Meet the savvy entrepreneur Ada Ezeji, who is the CEO and founder of the social enterprise, Ada Academy. Her organisations seeks to develop young people talents and aptitudes through mentoring outside of the classroom. We first met Ada at our first installment of “Industry Insider | Music”, which she attended. She was very keen to ask…

Chris “2 Slick” Kongo | Professional Debut

  The night kicked off at York Hall Boxing club in Bethnal Green. A highly anticipated fight with many loyal supporters travelling from all parts of London to witness Chris’s first professional bout. Ted Bami, who has helped Chris get into great shape told Proptar, “he has been training really hard, he has been waiting for…

Having “Ambition & Love”

Sarah Bakare, a 22-year old, director and film producer has curated an entertaining web series called #Ambition&Love. We first met Sarah at our our Proptar Pilot event – a dragon’s den style event – where she pitched her reality web series idea in front of investors from Deloitte, PWC, British Chambers of Commerce, Peabody trust and many others.   Sarah…

Conversation With Proptar | Comuzi: Alexander Fefegha

The team has been doing various projects over the past few months, actively promoting and elevating talent within the local community. During that period, we were able to have a conversation with Alex, get to know more about him and his entrepreneurial journey. Tell us briefly about your background?  I grew up around the place,…

Proptar Stories | Jonathan Ilori

We’re back at it again with another installment of Proptar Stories! This time we look at the journey of Jonathan Ilori, who’s gone from  jumping in the local park to competing against athletes worldwide. We get an inside look at the growth of the aspiring Olympian and watch his journey to success thus far!   @proptar  |  @jonathanilori