YBS – Young, Black and Successful

 YBS – Young, Black and Successful
Dear Supporters,

This week marks the last week in Black History Month and we at Young, Black and Successful CIC are signing off with a BANG! We have several events lined up this week and we are hoping that you’ll join us at some if not all of them. Be sure to check them all out.

Warm Regards,
YBS Team


  1. THE YBS Forum
  2. Inspirational YOU in Southwark
  3. The Great Debate LONDON SPECIAL

1. THE YBS Forum

We will be hosting another motivational and exciting forum this month, which hopes to empower, inform and encourage young leaders of tomorrow. 

Set in the 25th annual celebration of Black History month, the event will be a celebration of successful black people who go against all odds to achieve their passion and dreams. Young, Black and Successful CIC has always sought to educate and empower oun people and this event will do exactly that.

Our previous Forums have proved successful and have inspired many people to achieve more. This year’s YBS Forum will be even bigger and more exciting as it reaches hundreds of people around the UK. 

This session will include speakers and role models such as:

  • Richard Serunjogi – A founding member of Spirit of London Awards
  • Sonia Meggie – Founder of Inspirational YOU
  • Sheryl Nwosu – Presenter and Barrister
  • Elaine Powell – Motivational Speaker
  • Matt Kepple – Social Entrepreneur and Marketing Consultant

There will also be live performances from Kershia Bailey and Rella J


Date: 27th October 2011 
Time: 6pm – 9pm 

Venue: Room L17 
London South Bank University 
London Road Building 
Abbey Conference Suite 
100-116 London Road 
SE1 6LN 

For More Information/Contact us:

2. Inspirational YOU in Southwark

Inspirational YOU takes place on Saturday 29th October 2011 at 160 Tooley Street, London Bridge, SE1 2QH.
Inspirational YOU has fast become the must attend event for those seeking to learn, network, promote and up skill themselves in a positive and professional environment.  This is an exciting and unique opportunity for participants to be coached by some of Britain’s leading speakers and top entrepreneurs.

Come and hear about their journeys, learn how to push forward your ideas and simply get ahead.

YBS Founder/ Director, Richard Kuti will be running the “I’m Young and Winning” workshop. A dynamic workshop featuring some of the UK’s leading and most inspirational young people.

This day is ideal for Social entrepreneursstudentsbusiness leaders, those in lawmusic, fashionPR, marketingpublishingphotography,aspiring entrepreneurs or those who want to make a change.

3. The Great Debate LONDON SPECIAL

The Official London Final of the largest ever University debate tour of its kind will be taking place at Goldsmiths College, University of London on 31st October 2011. This special event will see leaders from across the country discuss current affairs in an interactive format.

The special final will be chaired by the new Chief Executive of Elevation Networks and 2009 SMK Young Activist  of the year, Barbara Soetan.

This promises to be an epic finale to what has been a GREAT DEBATE TOUR!


Event Registration: http ://gdt2011londonfinale . eventbrite . com/ ;



Young, Black and Successful CIC

Company Reg No: 0757424

39 Camberwell New Road

Oval, London


Mob: +44 (0)7946 420 580


Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter | YBS Website  | YBS Blog

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.