ELIZABETH UVIEBINENé

Agent: Juliet Pickering
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Elizabeth Uviebinené is an award-winning Marketing Manager and Co-Author of SLAY IN YOUR LANE.

She previously worked in The City for a global brand producing campaigns that spark conversations and stays ahead of the curve. Her mission is to bring diverse perspectives together to challenge conventions and redefine the status quo.

Elizabeth writes about work, career advice and personal development and has written for Elle Magazine, the Financial Times and Guardian Labs. She is passionate about leveraging her story to inspire the next generation of young people and speaks at a range of events, including Campaign Magazine's flagship conference: Media360, Festival of Marketing and Youth Marketing Strategy London. 

Elizabeth was awarded a Marie Claire ‘Future Shaper’ in 2018, named by The Dots as a woman ‘Redefining the Creative Industry’ and won a We Are The City Rising Star for her marketing work. 

She grew up in South London, and was listed on the Evening Standard's 2018 annual Progress 1000 list of London's most influential people who make a difference to London life and was awarded the Groucho Maverick for her first book, written with co-author Yomi Adegoke, ‘SLAY IN YOUR LANE: The Black Girl Bible’. 

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SLAY IN YOUR LANE  Non-Fiction, 368 pages Fourth Estate, July 2018  Black women today are facing uniquely challenging experiences in all aspects of their lives. Yet when best friends Yomi Adegoke and Elizabeth Uviebinené searched for a book that addressed these challenges they realised none existed. So  Slay in Your Lane  – the lovechild of exasperation and optimism – was born.  From education, to work, to dating, to representation, money and health, this inspirational, honest and provocative Black Girl Bible explores the ways in which being black and female affects each of these areas – and offers advice and encouragement on how to navigate them.  Illustrated with stories from Elizabeth and Yomi’s own lives, and from interviews with dozens of the most successful black women in Britain – including Amma Asante, Charlene White, Jamelia, Denise Lewis, Malorie Blackman and Dawn Butler MP –  Slay in Your Lane  recognizes and celebrates the strides black women have already made, whilst providing practical advice and inspiration for those who want to do the same and forge a better, visible future.

SLAY IN YOUR LANE

Non-Fiction, 368 pages
Fourth Estate, July 2018

Black women today are facing uniquely challenging experiences in all aspects of their lives. Yet when best friends Yomi Adegoke and Elizabeth Uviebinené searched for a book that addressed these challenges they realised none existed. So Slay in Your Lane – the lovechild of exasperation and optimism – was born.

From education, to work, to dating, to representation, money and health, this inspirational, honest and provocative Black Girl Bible explores the ways in which being black and female affects each of these areas – and offers advice and encouragement on how to navigate them.

Illustrated with stories from Elizabeth and Yomi’s own lives, and from interviews with dozens of the most successful black women in Britain – including Amma Asante, Charlene White, Jamelia, Denise Lewis, Malorie Blackman and Dawn Butler MP – Slay in Your Lane recognizes and celebrates the strides black women have already made, whilst providing practical advice and inspiration for those who want to do the same and forge a better, visible future.