Our Alumni

BA alumni from our past 5 editions have achieved an 92% success rate, despite a global recession.

  • Kate Hathway

    Kate Hathway

    2012 Gold Award Winner

    Tom and Amelia | 2012 | tomandamelia.co.uk

    Tom and Amelia gamekeeper and head nanny, and the great, great grandparents of Kate Hathway, were the inspiration behind Kate’s garden maintenance service. Through her private and commercial work, Kate continues to pass on the knowledge of the nurture of plants and people that has been passed down in generations to her.

  • Anastasia Gereluk

    Anastasia Gereluk

    Ana Bon-Bon | 2013 | anabonbon.com

    Ana Bon-Bon is a Blues Cabaret Accordion Chanteuse performer, songwriter, lyricist, jump, blues ,western, swing, spirituals and vaudeville live performance artist.

  • Ade Aboaba

    Ade Aboaba

    Fit-City | Autumn 2014 | www.fit-city.co.uk

    FIT CITY Ltd develops opportunities for people to engage with and explore their urban environments through physical activity. FIT CITY is here to help you integrate exercise into your daily life to achieve your health, wellbeing, fitness and sporting event goals.

     

  • Sarah Newton

    Sarah Newton

    Sarah Newton Garden Design | 2010 | sarahnewtongardendesign.com

    Sarah Newton Garden Design develop the best strategy to help optimise outdoor space for entertaining friends/family, grow food and herbs for the kitchen. 

  • Kirstin Evans

    Kirstin Evans

    A Grape Night In | 2012 | agrapenightin.co.uk

    A Grape Night In is a pop-up wine company who create exciting, unconventional wine events around London and the South East, from pop-up wine bars to wine tastings in your home.

  • Tanja Raaste

    Tanja Raaste

    Nordic Nomad Productions | 2012 | nordicnomad.com

    Nordic Nomad Productions deliver immersive, site-specific theatre, dance and new writing skills. Their workshop series ‘Business Skills for Artists’ is aimed at helping individual artists and performers progress in their careers.

  • Ane Larsen

    Ane Larsen

    Frida Larsen | 2014 | www.fridalarsen.co.uk/

    Frida Larsen celebrates the art of dressing up, and strives to make clothes for adventurous and independent women who want to have fun expressing their personal tastes. Our 1940s and 50s inspired garments are elegant and feminine, yet at the same time are functional and allow for movement.

    www.fridalarsen.co.uk

  • Rose Fullbright

    Rose Fullbright

    Rose Fullbright | 2014 | rosefulbright.com

    The Rose Fulbright label is a British luxury lingerie and lifestyle brand who produce sleek, sensual lingerie and loungewear. They are committed to supporting ethical and sustainable practice in business.

  • Anna Hindocha

    Anna Hindocha

    Silver award winner

    Warm Glow Photo | 2014 | warmglowphoto.com/

    Warm Glow Photo is a family portraiture photography business specialising in natural, relaxed portraits of young children. I aim to communicate the sense of freedom, excitement and fun that small children approach the world with. It is very important to me that sessions are respectful and child led.

    warmglowphoto.com

  • Vicky Forrester

    Vicky Forrester

    Flux Studios | 2013 | fluxstudios.org

    Flux Studios provide opportunities for anyone wishing to explore and develop their jewellery making skills. Their jewellery school provides a range of daytime and evening classes taught in an exciting and creative environment.

  • Cleo Soazandry

    Cleo Soazandry

    2014 Social Media Superstar

    Konfikids | 2014 | konfikids.co.uk

    Konfikids believe that positive self-visualisation is key to the development of any child. Konfikids are passionate about inspiring children to achieve their wildest dream and have created inspiring products as a way to address the rise in depression amongst children.

  • Emily Williamson

    Emily Williamson

    South London Sling Library | 2013 | southlondonslings.co.uk

    South London Sling Library provide professional sling and baby carrier demonstrations, classes and hire. They also give helpful, impartial and knowledgable carrying advice for all parents and carers; bump to toddler and beyond.

  • Helene Patounas

    Helene Patounas

    Helene Patounas Nutrition Ltd | 2014 | helenepatounas.com

    Helene Patounas Nutrition Ltd is a specialist health and nutrition company aimed at individuals who want to perform at their optimal potential and improve their long-term health. Clients include a Formula 1 team, elite racing drivers, athletes, senior executives, and other high performing individuals.

  • Alice Snape

    Alice Snape

    ThingsAndInk | Autumn 2014 | www.thingsandink.com

    Things&Ink is an independent tattoo magazine that encompasses art, style, lifestyle, fashion, culture. Offering an alternative take on a prescribed genre, it’s a niche within a niche. Published quarterly, Things&Ink strives to offer innovative and striking visuals alongside curious and in‑depth features giving the current tattoo world some cultural context.

     

  • Ellie Laycock

    Ellie Laycock

    2012 Platinum Award Winner

    Hunted and Stuffed | 2012 | huntedandstuffed.com

    Ellie Laycock, trained artist and London-based professional photographer is also founder of Hunted and Stuffed, upcycled vintage cushions handmade from original vintage tea towels, silk scarves and rare textiles.

  • Robyn Parker

    Robyn Parker

    Archie Mac London | 2014 | www.archiemaclondon.co.uk

    Archie Mac London create bespoke textile designs and custom handmade products, tailored to the story of their clients. With fabrics printed in the UK and handmade in London, Archie Mac work to create opportunities for local people by making use of talents within the community.

  • Natalie Jonk

    Natalie Jonk

    Walacea | 2014 | www.walacea.com

    Walacea is a crowd funding platform specifically for scientific research. The ultimate goals are to help more research get funded and to engage the public in research that is important to them. This might be environmental, related to a rare disease or a new technology.

  • Polly Waite

    Polly Waite

    Polliander (changing to The Old Bike Shed ‑ re branding) | 2014 | www.polliander.com

    I source, buy, re‑design, restore and sell pieces of furniture. I’m starting to design and make a small made to order range. My work is sold in Lovely & British on Bermondsey St and through my website. I also do commissions for other people, restoring their modern and antique furniture.

  • Shruti Malani Krishnan

    Shruti Malani Krishnan

    powr of you | 2014 | www.powrofyou.com

    Shruti started her tech startup, powr of you in 2013. powr of you is an analytics platform that strings together your online presence to bring you personal insights and monetise your data.

  • Jade Castello

    Jade Castello

    Nalla Skincare | 2014

    Nalla Skincare Ltd was created by Jade Castello and is a luxury range of skincare products for pre and post pregnancy and infants with problematic skin. Each product is enriched with natural and active ingredients to help improve skin problems.

  • Jemima Beulah

    Jemima Beulah

    JHBeulah | 2013 | jhbeulah.com

    JHBeulah is an eco-friendly womenswear brand, each item is individually handmade from vintage materials. JHBeulah strives to create unique intricately handmade jewellery using vintage and high quality materials that otherwise would have been disregarded. 

  • Susanne Hakuba

    Susanne Hakuba

    Susanne Hakuba Photography | 2012 | susannehakuba.com

    Susanne Hakuba is a freelance photographer based in London. Her main focus is on commercial, portrait, editorial and documentary photography.

  • Jennie Duck

    Jennie Duck

    Jennie Duck Holistic Therapies | 2013 | jennieduck.com

    Jennie Duck is a sports massage therapist. She enjoys working one-to-one with clients and is eager to achieve their personal goals. Jennie uses aromatherapy, deep tissue massage, clay facials and natural product workshops to help individuals keep healthy and maintain balance in their lives.

  • Heather Shuker

    Heather Shuker

    The Image Maker | 2014 | www.heathershuker.co.uk/

    There are two strands to my business. The first is wedding (currently branded as Brighton‑Photo) and alternative wedding photography and the second is commercial event & brand photography. I like taking an alternative and creative approach to create visually interesting images; rising above the mediocre.