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WHAT BUDDING YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS SHOULD KNOW AND OTHER GEMS FROM TOG CO-CEO CHARLIE GREEN

WHAT BUDDING YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS SHOULD KNOW AND OTHER GEMS FROM TOG CO-CEO CHARLIE GREEN

BlogMay 01 2018Comments Off on WHAT BUDDING YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS SHOULD KNOW AND OTHER GEMS FROM TOG CO-CEO CHARLIE GREEN

Charlie Green is Co-CEO of The Office Group (TOG), which he founded in 2003 with Co-CEO Olly Olsen pursuing a shared vision to challenge the traditional serviced office market with a design led offering that addressed the changes that were emerging in how people were working. Charlie has been a long-time supporter of our own founder, Jennie ...

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Miles Davis and the Foo Fighters, Drummer Will Cleasby Talks Musical Heroes and Rugby Tackles!

Miles Davis and the Foo Fighters, Drummer Will Cleasby Talks Musical Heroes and Rugby Tackles!

BlogApr 17 2018Comments Off on Miles Davis and the Foo Fighters, Drummer Will Cleasby Talks Musical Heroes and Rugby Tackles!

Image credit: David Choi http://choidavid.com/   Will Cleasby is a jazz drummer originally from Lincolnshire and now based in south east London studying Jazz Performance at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance with tutors Dave Wickins and Gene Calderazzo. Since arriving in London three years ago, Will has become a working ...

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AWF FOUNDER DISRUPTING LEADERSHIP GENDER BIAS WITH WACL FUTURE LEADERS AWARD

AWF FOUNDER DISRUPTING LEADERSHIP GENDER BIAS WITH WACL FUTURE LEADERS AWARD

BlogApr 03 2018Comments Off on AWF FOUNDER DISRUPTING LEADERSHIP GENDER BIAS WITH WACL FUTURE LEADERS AWARD

Yep, a pretty hefty title for a blog post. I’m not gonna lie, I pinched it from The Drum who ran an article last week on the WACL Future Leader Award, which I was awarded along with 29 other super dooper laydeez killing it in the marketing and advertising sector. I came across WACL thanks to one of our trustees, Jane Caldwell. It stands for ...

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Cassie Kinoshi Brings in a New Season of Hope

Cassie Kinoshi Brings in a New Season of Hope

BlogMar 20 2018Comments Off on Cassie Kinoshi Brings in a New Season of Hope

Photo credit: Adama Jalloh   The super talented composer and saxophonist, Cassie Kinoshi will be leading a trio at our next Hospital Club event on Wednesday 28th March as part of our late night series. To mark the beginning of Spring and Cassie’s upcoming gig we thought we’d catch up with her and find out what’s going ...

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What is International Women’s Day all about?

What is International Women’s Day all about?

BlogMar 06 2018Comments Off on What is International Women’s Day all about?

Photo credit: David Choi    Hint, it has something to do with confidence, which got us wondering…is this going to be one of the most talked about International Women’s Day to date? I mean, there’s a lot going on, right? This year marks 100 years since (super privileged) women got the vote, the launch of international ...

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William Wates Memorial Trust Awards £50,000 over 3 Years!

William Wates Memorial Trust Awards £50,000 over 3 Years!

BlogFeb 20 2018Comments Off on William Wates Memorial Trust Awards £50,000 over 3 Years!

If you get our newsletter you’ll be aware that we’ve had a couple of big announcements in the pipeline and this is one of them. We’re utterly thrilled in a ‘pinch yourself is this actually happening?’ kind of way that the William Wates Memorial Trust have come on board as our first ever multi-year funder. We have one of our founding ...

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Church of Sound announced as new Associate Artist!

Church of Sound announced as new Associate Artist!

BlogFeb 07 2018Comments Off on Church of Sound announced as new Associate Artist!

Image credit: Jordan Matyka   Church Of Sound is a central speaker tower, a ring of musicians exploring unheard territories, and a surrounding audience sharing in one-off happenings. The shared fantasy of a Hackney organist and a Parisian crate digger. In modern day London, where opportunity shrinks and rent swells, space needs to be ...

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NITIN SAWHNEY ANNOUNCED AS NEW PATRON!

NITIN SAWHNEY ANNOUNCED AS NEW PATRON!

BlogJan 23 2018Comments Off on NITIN SAWHNEY ANNOUNCED AS NEW PATRON!

We are absolutely delighted to announce Nitin Sawhney as our next patron. Nitin is one of the most distinctive and versatile musical voices around today. Firmly established as a world-class producer, songwriter, DJ, multi-instrumentalist, orchestral composer and cultural pioneer, Sawhney has become a latter-day Renaissance man in the worlds of ...

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BRIT TRUST SUPPORTS NEXT PHASE OF ACHIEVE YOUR GREATNESS

BRIT TRUST SUPPORTS NEXT PHASE OF ACHIEVE YOUR GREATNESS

BlogJan 09 2018Comments Off on BRIT TRUST SUPPORTS NEXT PHASE OF ACHIEVE YOUR GREATNESS

We are super excited to announce that the BRIT Trust recently awarded the Abram Wilson Foundation with a grant of £5,000. Woo! What will this money support? The BRIT Trust grant will go towards the planning, expansion, delivery and evaluation of our Achieve Your Greatness arts education programme (AYG).  This is our multi-arts education ...

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How to love your birthday

How to love your birthday

BlogDec 14 2017Comments Off on How to love your birthday

Photo credit: David Choi   Do you love your birthday? I lurrrrrrve it. I do. I love my birthday. I didn’t used to. For as long as I can remember I always slightly dreaded it, a bit like Christmas which I’m also learning to love. The thought of having to get people together to celebrate it at a time when everyone is submerged in ...

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