The Summer of Diversity and Inclusion

The Summer of Diversity and Inclusion

June and July have been a whirlwind of activity at The Other Box. Admittedly, like many startups where everyone is doing everything, we haven't been the best at keeping our community and clients up to date via our blog. But that was the past!

Meet Sima - TOB's new Head of Fashion

Meet Sima - TOB's new Head of Fashion

Yes, the rumours you’ve heard are true. Last month we quietly brought on a new team member and our first senior hire. So we want to officially introduce you to Sima Kumar - our new Global Strategist and Head of Fashion…

THE OTHER BOX MAKES FIRST OFFICIAL SENIOR HIRE

THE OTHER BOX MAKES FIRST OFFICIAL SENIOR HIRE

The Other Box, an award-winning platform championing creatives from under-represented backgrounds, makes its first strategic hire, signalling growth of “creative industries” sector to include the fashion industry…

Here's what happened when we ran a copywriting workshop for women of colour

Here's what happened when we ran a copywriting workshop for women of colour

When my co-founder Leyya and I started The Other Box back in 2016, we came at it with our own experiences and perspectives. In my case, I had been a writer for some years by that point…

Roshni interviews NUBYA GARCIA

Roshni interviews NUBYA GARCIA

Roshni recently interviewed Jazz musician Nubya Garcia - A full-force sound, leading a new generation of Jazz players for Gal-dem. 

Lecture in progress interview

Lecture in progress interview

Roshni was interviewed recently by Laura Snoad from Lecture in progress on her creative inspirations and career journey so far, you can read the original post, here.

March Mayhem…and beyond

March Mayhem…and beyond

It’s been a mad couple of months! Between Leyya taking a break to Texas to visit her sister and Roshni turning 30, we’ve been busy getting sh*t done and making sh*t happen! As we look on to April and beyond, we just wanted to share a few pieces we’ve been involved in and have coming up.

TALKING ASIAN STEREOTYPES WITH THE HUFFINGTON POST

TALKING ASIAN STEREOTYPES WITH THE HUFFINGTON POST

Click here to see Roshni and I talk about asian stereotypes with Huffington Post as part of there #AllWomenEverywhere project.

We featured in the 26 Newsletter!

We featured in the 26 Newsletter!

Roshni had the opportunity to write an article for 26, a collective of writers who hope to raise the profile and value of words not only in business, but also in everyday life. 

On the other side of the door

On the other side of the door

This Christmas, some of the best loved brands have put people of colour centre-stage. But while our screens are filling with diversity, is the same happening behind closed doors at creative agencies?