Our Alumni

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

  • 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.

  • Sarah Haines

    Sarah Haines

    Social Media Award Winner

    For All We Know Ltd | 2014 | www.forallweknow.co.uk

    For All We Know designs homewares and offers freelance project management. Inspired by Art and Culture we create homewares and prints for the design savvy consumer. Mixing old and new imagery and materials, we create beautiful new and up‑cycled home‑wares, which utilise modern technology and traditional skills.

  • Stacey Robertson

    Stacey Robertson

    Dee Dee Bridal | 2012 | deedeebridal.com

    Scottish designer Stacey Robertson of Dee Dee Bridal offers vintage inspired bridal wear which evokes the glamour and romance of a bygone era. Each bridal headdress is designed and hand crafted at Stacey’s London studio.

  • Victoria Walford

    Victoria Walford

    Victorious Baking | 2012

    Victorious Baking produce delicious, fresh, naturally sweet 25-calorie treats that are gluten, dairy, soy and nut-free, with low fat and no added sugar.

  • Doriana Carlucci

    Doriana Carlucci

    Silver award winner for autumn edition

    Mind The Flat | 2014 | www.mindtheflat.co.uk

    The Mind the Flat is firmly founded on the principles of transparency, efficiency and quality. We aim to provide everything tenants and private landlords need during their rental experience, ensuring an open window on the rental market.

  • Kerry O’Brien

    Kerry O’Brien

    2009 Gold Award Winner

    London Urban Arts Academy | 2009 | londonurbanartsacademy.org

    London Urban Arts was founded by award winning artist Kerry O’Brien (aka Lady MC) through a passion for the arts combined with a desire to work with young people. The Academy provides opportunities for individuals and groups to access a range of arts and media programmes regardless of their background or experience.

  • Patricia Curmi

    Patricia Curmi

    Curious-Kid | 2014 | www.curious-kid.org

    A social enterprise that helps charities tell their stories in powerful ways. We support children’s charities to create participatory (kid‑approved) campaigns and create truly accessible publications. We help charities reach donors, supporters and service users, so they can carry on delivering amazing transformations in young people’s lives.

  • Alice Walters

    Alice Walters

    Platinum award winner

    The Turpentine | 2014 | www.theturpentine.com

    The Turpentine Ltd is a new creative hub based in the heart of Brixton. We sell a hand picked mix of design led indie craft, art prints and giftware as well as a hosting a wide range of evening and weekend art workshops and courses. The Turpentine were the autumn winners of Brand Amplifier 2014.

     

     

  • 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.

  • Lesley Brewster

    Lesley Brewster

    2012 Silver Award Winner

    Hotminute Magazine | 2012 | hotminutemag.co.uk

    Hotminute Magazine is an online events and lifestyle publication – a quick fix capsule of all things hot and happening in London.

     

  • 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.

  • Nicola Herlihy

    Nicola Herlihy

    Nicola Herlihy Costumier | 2012

    Nicola Herlihy is a professional theatrical costume maker specialising in period and modern ladies and menswear. Her main clients include West End productions such as The Phantom of the Opera and WarHorse.

  • Paula Owen

    Paula Owen

    Eco Action Games | 2014 | ecoactiongames.org.uk

    eco action games creates educational games and ‘playground’ events that engages the young, and young at heart, in fun and games with a serious message. We inspire and engage people to be more environmentally friendly at home, work, school and Uni. Saving the planet, and your purse, whilst having fun!

  • 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.

  • Elizabeth Reynolds

    Elizabeth Reynolds

    Urben | 2014 | www.urbenstudio.com

    The world is facing the challenge of feeding, housing & satisfying consumer demands of a rapidly urbanising population. Urben aims to make cities better places and though our skills are focused on urban planning and design, we collaborate with architects, business, scientists, engineers & artists to solve urban problems.

  • Elizabeth Adelodun

    Elizabeth Adelodun

    MindTorch | 2014 | mindtorch.co.uk

    MindTorch® is a growing community of professional scientists and doctors sharing advice, inspiration and the tools to succeed.

  • Emma Roberts

    Emma Roberts

    Big Voice Management | 2014 | bigvoicemanagement.com

    Big Voice is a PR & Comms agency. I focus on storytelling and content creation. I believe a brand without a story is a house without a foundation. Brands need a story to personalise themselves and create long standing relationships with the consumer.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Nicolla Wilson

    Nicolla Wilson

    The Glamours Jam Co. | 2014

    Our business is a delicious jamilicous food business. We offer unique flavoured jams all made from scratch my 2 loving sisters. We aim to introduce new flavour combinations to the UK public hopefully over seas too.

  • Christine Holt

    Christine Holt

    Yoga With Chris | 2010 | yogawithchris.co.uk

    Yoga with Chris is for anyone, of any age, who wants to slow down and listen to the wisdom within.

  • Sunita Dhokia

    Sunita Dhokia

    Maitri Natural Health Centre | 2012 | maitrihealth.com

    Maitri Natural Health Centre are a passionate group of natural health experts committed to helping and educating their community on the benefits of natural and holistic living.

  • Reah Brown

    Reah Brown

    Mareah's Patisserie | 2014

    Mareah’s Patisserie specialises in a Caribbean inspired range of high quality cakes, pastries, desserts and other confectionery treats.