Weekly Newsletter #57: BYP Leadership Conference Tickets Live Now!


Conference Tickets Live! 



Hey BYP Network, 


Good morning! This week, we're delighted to announce that our early bird tickets for this year's BYP Leadership Conference are live for £89!


On Tuesday 3rd September, we'll be welcoming black professionals, senior leaders and special guests from across the UK. Do you want to learn leadership skills from senior leaders and innovative companies that are creating impact and making waves? If so, make sure you secure your attendance by purchasing your ticket here.


Speakers will include Andrew Pearce (Managing Director of Accenture), David Villa Clarke (Managing Director of Aleto Foundation), Renee Hunt (Director of Group Platforms at Sky), Pamela Hutchinson (Global Head of D&I of Bloomberg) and many more. 


There'll be plenty of talks from industry experts covering topics from 
Financial Literary and Pay Negotiation to Managing an All White Team and
Building Tech for Profit and Purpose


Whether you're looking to develop your skills portfolio, want to gain the knowledge you need to reach your leadership potential, or seeking advice on how to drive cultural change and make a positive impact, we've got it covered. 


Download our Delegate Brochure Here for more information




Wondering what else we have for you this week?


We've got a brand new episode of Why Not Lead? and this week, co-author of Slay In Your Lane and Marketing Manager, Elizabeth Uviebinené joins our podcast to talk all about being intentional & stepping out of your comfort zone + you can win a copy of Chris Hirst's No Bullsh*t Leadership if you leave a review.


Our first eight speakers for our Senior Leadership Conference have been announced and we're still looking for speakers so if you want to speak, or want to recommend someone, scroll down to find out more. 


We've got a host of new roles from Accenture, Expedia, DSTL, Soho House and many more brilliant organisations.


Want to read? We've got a brand new blog post from our Toronto-based guest blogger, Dakarai Turner, who this week is talking about what it's like to be a black ad exec. 


Let's become leaders together!



BYP June Event: App Launch




There's just one week until we reveal our new look app
and we want YOU to be the first to test it out!


We're collaborating with Airbnb on June 7th from 6-8pm and we're inviting our network members to attend this exclusive event of taking a first look at the new face of BYP Network App. It's not yet the finished product but we'd like you to test it out and give us feedback to ensure it's a platform that would benefit you and your network. There will be food and drinks - kindly provided by Airbnb and get excited, we'll have drinks from Cocktailsbyym.


There are limited spaces as this is a small event so be quick!

Tickets are £5 and you can register here now.



Listen to our latest podcast episode
& win a copy of No Bullshit Leadership



We have three copies of Chris Hirst's No Bullsh*t Leadership to give away! For a chance to win, leave a review of this week's podcast episode 'Step Out of Your Comfort Zone' with Slay in Your Lane co-author & marketing manager, Elizabeth Uviebinene on Soundcloud!

Based on the Christ Hirst's (CEO of Havas) hard-won experience, this smart, fun book delivers a step-by-step working manual on how to lead - for anyone. Full of simple and direct approaches, it demystifies an over-analysed subject to get to the heart of modern leadership: the life-changing, career-transforming power to get stuff done.


Refer your company and earn with BYP!



Want to help us? Can you connect us to your employer? 


We want your company to exhibit at our leadership conference! With over 800 black professionals in attendance, this is the chance for your organisation to engage with our black senior leaders, talent & other innovative companies who believe in diversity and inclusion.

We're looking to speak to someone in your organisation who works in:

Talent Acquisition
Employer Branding
Diversity & Inclusion


Fill in our form here & we'll send you an email template to forward on. 
For every successful referral, we'll pay you £100!


Diversity in Advertising | Dakarai Turner