Ebony Atakorah

Ebony Atakorah

DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
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Ebony Atakorah

Ebony Atakorah

DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Ebony Atakorah is an entrepreneur, content creator, event specialist and branding expert. With over 20 years experience working for leading fashion, and Media publications in Creative Direction, Experiential Marketing and Project Management. As well as in house with Luxury Couture brands creating marketing strategies, designing flagship store locations and executing advertising campaigns.
Projects
  • A Stunning Campaign for a New Gen Hair extension brand
    A Stunning Campaign for a New Gen Hair extension brand
  • A Subway ride through Harlem with Teyana Taylor for New York Fashion Week
    A Subway ride through Harlem with Teyana Taylor for New York Fashion WeekWe worked closely alongside the newly appointed US Creative Director of Prettylittlething. Teyana Taylor, to debut her first collection at the brand's New York Fashion Week runway show. Tapping into Teyana' s Harlem roots we transformed the venue, an old banking hall in Midtown, by creating a New York subway set. Drawing inspiration from the hustle and bustle of New York City, the show took the audience on a —literal— subway ride through the singer’s hometown of Harlem.
  • Wildsmith Skin: 'It all started with a walk in the woods' - Somerset House
    Wildsmith Skin: 'It all started with a walk in the woods' - Somerset House
Projects credited in
  • LYNX Music x PAQ
    LYNX Music x PAQLynx Music hosted an exclusive showcase of some of the UK’s top emerging artists as featured in their latest video series with PAQ. With the shape-shifting energy of the ever-dynamic Kojey Radical, the poetic indie-rock narratives of singer/songwriter Connie Constance and completed line up with a very special surprise guest. All proceeds from ticket sales will go to the charity Ditch the Label who work to support young people, with issues surrounding confidence, bullying and prejudice. Pres
  • A Subway ride through Harlem with Teyana Taylor for New York Fashion Week
    A Subway ride through Harlem with Teyana Taylor for New York Fashion WeekWe worked closely alongside the newly appointed US Creative Director of Prettylittlething. Teyana Taylor, to debut her first collection at the brand's New York Fashion Week runway show. Tapping into Teyana' s Harlem roots we transformed the venue, an old banking hall in Midtown, by creating a New York subway set. Drawing inspiration from the hustle and bustle of New York City, the show took the audience on a —literal— subway ride through the singer’s hometown of Harlem.
  • A new ‘Home of Originals’ inspired by the city’s creative community and the spirit of Soho
    A new ‘Home of Originals’ inspired by the city’s creative community and the spirit of SohoWe were approached to work on the new Adidas Originals flagship and gender-neutral store on Foubert’s Place, just off Carnaby St for their Creators Série windows and in-store displays in collaboration with GUAP Magazine. The main window consists of large format foamex featuring all the ‘Creators’ appearing in-store across the 3 days event; as well as a schedule of activities across the weekend. The corner window which features the winning artwork was printed on acrylic to give this weight and h
  • Celebrating the Athleisure of Makeup
    Celebrating the Athleisure of MakeupWe created an unforgettable fitness experience for the launch of CliniqueFit - a game-changing range in the world of athleisure makeup - by transforming a house in Paris into the one-day-only CliniqueFIT studio. This space became an immersive global media and influencer fitness event which featured sessions with Nike Global Ambassadors. The immersive experience allowed fitness personalities to put CliniqueFIT to the ultimate sweat test at our all-day session of pulse-raising workouts—from boxi
  • Co-founder of Palais Beauty and Sync Studio talks events, the creative space and working with household brands
    Co-founder of Palais Beauty and Sync Studio talks events, the creative space and working with household brandsKallure delivered digital PR and strategy services, successfully helping the client form a clear narrative strategy on their brand positioning. In addition to this, we secured co-founder, Ebony Atakorah a number of talking engagements including Creative HEAD mag upcoming event - The Coterie which took place on the 9th August in Brighton.
  • Swipe Right For the House you Like
    Swipe Right For the House you LikeMove Streets, a free smartphone property search app with similarities to Tinder. Where users swipe right and left to identify sales or rental homes they like close within a chosen area. We were tasked with creating one of the brands first, IRL (In Real Life) Experiences at a national property event.
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Work history
    Palais Beauty logo
    Palais Beauty logo
    Creative DirectorPalais Beauty
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    A black-owned, family run business, Palais Beauty was founded by two sisters, Samelle and Ebony Atakorah. Inspired by their mother who owned her own salon for over 20 years, Palais Beauty wants to impact generations of women through beauty.
    SYNC STUDIO LONDON LIMITED logo
    SYNC STUDIO LONDON LIMITED logo
    Creative DirectorSYNC STUDIO LONDON LIMITED
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    I am the creative Director and Co-Founder of Sync Studio : a London based full-service visual communications agency that has experience crafting brand stories for beauty, fashion and lifestyle clients, from design and production through to installation. We have recently worked with brands including M & C Saatchi, Gymshark, Adidas and De Beers to name a few, to produce fashion shows, pop-ups, influencer activations and experiential marketing campaigns.
Skills
  • Design Agency
  • Design Build
  • Event Concept
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Storytelling
  • Retail Design
  • Retail Marketing
  • Strategy
  • Marketing Strategy