“This award ceremony is so important because we need to see representation of people who look like us. When I was growing up I wasn’t seeing these people who were achieving these things in business and if you can’t see it you don’t necessarily know it’s possible for you to attain it."
Aicha Mckenzie, 2019 Finalist
"Diversity in the financial sector is immensely important. The diversity of thought, we need to be dynamic, our customers are virtually anybody. As a start-up, diversity is something we must grow and to incorporate into our culture."
Olusiji Sanya, 2019 Finalist
“Being a BBBAwards finalist is an emotional but privileged moment. It is something that I have aspired to and I think it is essential in the arts sector to be able to talk about the things that are important, the things that are creative and the things we need to get done."
Sharon Watson, 2019 Finalist