Category: Yana’s World

Jamaica:David Neita Candidate for Mayor

Jamaica:David Neita Candidate for Mayor

| March 26, 2012 | 1 Comment

I am so proud of Mr Neita.  I can’t even remember when we met, but every time we have, I have witnessed his passion, enjoyed his poetry and deliverance and applaud his ability to communicate very effectively albeit with a Jamaican twang but with a vocabulary that flavours his thought in speech. David is a […]

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YANA’S WORLD: Ambassador Roger Russell

YANA’S WORLD: Ambassador Roger Russell

| March 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Jamaica Roger has produced music for Spice Girls, Sugababes, Maxi Priest, So Solid Crew it’s no wonder that he has accolades of being nominated twice for a Grammy, holds a Dove Award and MOBO through his artists for his song writing. The honour of Pubic Relations Ambassador of Korea has become his newest position which […]

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YANA’S WORLD – International Women’s Month Celebrations

YANA’S WORLD – International Women’s Month Celebrations

| March 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Dr Yana Johnson-International Women’s Month Celebrations As always, I am inspired by so many things this week and if anything is worth doing, it’s worth doing from passion and inspiration. We are not slaves at all and in many ways I sometimes experience others behaviour from a mindset that has been dictated to by oppression […]

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YANA’S WORLD: Episode 4 – Glen Yearwood Founder Soul Marketing

YANA’S WORLD: Episode 4 – Glen Yearwood Founder Soul Marketing

| March 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

106 & Park, Sunday Gospel and The Monique Show and Wendy Williams are the successes on BET Networks in the UK contributed by the expertise of Mr Glen Yearwood, Founder of Soul Marketing.  Glen and the team are still celebrating the fact that they are the 1st UK Company to be awarded 1st prize for the […]

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YANA’S WORLD: Episode 3 – Vinnette Grant Fashion Designer

YANA’S WORLD: Episode 3 – Vinnette Grant Fashion Designer

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Caribbean Connection:          Jamaica Education Pathway:       Fashion – University of Creative Arts, Kent Unbridled; unrestrained; uncontrolled; as explained by the online dictionary, which is just as well because when you see the attention to detail, structure and complete creativity of the couture designs of bridal and fashion wear by Vinnette, it’s just as well that […]

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YANA’S WORLD: Episode 2 – Kay Johnston Veteran Teacher

YANA’S WORLD: Episode 2 – Kay Johnston Veteran Teacher

| February 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

I had the great privilege of meeting a woman with a vision and who is an aspiring trailblazer in her own right. Kay Johnston, a teacher with 33 years under her belt, has seen the changes in society and has a great understanding of the needs within the Diaspora as well as an astute head […]

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YANA’S WORLD: Episode 1 – Nathaniel Peat  Young Entrepreneur and Pilot

YANA’S WORLD: Episode 1 – Nathaniel Peat Young Entrepreneur and Pilot

| February 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

I went out looking for inspiration this week at the ‘most improved school’, St Matthews Academy, in South East London for their Believe to achieve evening, which was amazing.  I took my 12 year old and a mentee and we found the inspiration we were looking for. A young man by the name of Nathaniel […]

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YANA’S WORLD: Be Truthful To Yourself

YANA’S WORLD: Be Truthful To Yourself

| January 30, 2012 | 1 Comment

Saturday came and I was in such a good mood, I went for a run in the blustery park, headphones blaring, saw the odd person walking their dog and pushing their children on the swings, but there was a peace inside from being there, sweaty, out of breath in the open with no pressing issues, […]

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