Posted on September 27th, 2016Leave a comment

VirtuBrands will be attending the England Athletics Hall of Fame Awards in Birmingham on October 15th 2016. – Continue Reading »

Posted on September 26th, 2016Leave a comment

VB will be attending BBC Radio 1Xtra Live in Liverpool, on October 8th – celebrating the best in bass and beats. – Continue Reading »

Posted on September 18th, 2016Leave a comment

In its 8th year #SMWLDN brought together some of the industries leading companies at the intersection of entertainment, media, marketing and technology, including BuzzFeed, National Geographic, Slate, Forbes and Giphy. – Continue Reading »

Posted on August 16th, 2016Leave a comment

VirtuBrands Director Ashanti Akabusi was thrilled to join the business panel on BBC Three Counties Radio, alongside on-air personality, Roberto Perrone. – Continue Reading »

Posted on May 27th, 2016Leave a comment

VirtuBrands attended a screening of the movie RACE, Starring Stephan James and Jason Sudeikis. RACE explores the incredible true story of legendary Olympic champion Jesse Owens. – Continue Reading »

In The Age of Information
Posted on May 25th, 2016Leave a comment

We live in a time, where access to information is at our fingertips…. research, learn, discover. #NoExcuses. – Continue Reading »

Posted on May 14th, 2016Leave a comment

Champions Du Monde, was featured in Athletics Weekly, the Number 1 magazine for runners and athletes. – Continue Reading »

Posted on April 6th, 2016Leave a comment

It’s a question I’ve been asked a number of times – what’s the difference between coaching and mentoring? And it’s a good one, because sometimes, the distinctions aren’t always clear. Coaches and mentors can employ very similar approaches, and indeed might even fill both roles from time to time. However, although there are a number […] – Continue Reading »

Posted on April 1st, 2016Leave a comment

Shakira teams up with C&A clothing to promote a healthy lifestyle for all women. Giving an exclusive interview about how to balance fitness and motherhood and modelling their latest athleisure range. To read the full article click here. – Continue Reading »

Posted on March 24th, 2016Leave a comment

To read Shakira’s latest article for Huffington Post click here. – Continue Reading »

Posted on March 7th, 2016Leave a comment

Catch Ashanti Akabusi, Director of VirtuBrands on Bang Radio tomorrow at 4pm, for a special International Women’s Day edition of Drive Time with Amanda Star. – Continue Reading »

Posted on March 4th, 2016Leave a comment

“England doesn’t need its own national anthem – let the UK remain united”.To read Kriss’s article for the International Business Times click here. – Continue Reading »

Posted on February 4th, 2016Leave a comment

To read Shakira’s latest Huffington Post article click here. – Continue Reading »

Posted on January 31st, 2016Leave a comment

VirtuBrands were honoured to be invited by Amaru Don TV, and Cirque Group to attend an intimate evening of discussion with critically acclaimed singer/ songwriter Teedra Moses.

It was held at the stunning Hotel Rafyael in London.

It was an evening of empowerment, with lessons of passion, perseverance and progress. – Continue Reading »

Posted on January 28th, 2016Leave a comment

VirtuBrands were invited by Sony Pictures to attend the Gala Screening of ‘Concussion’, in partnership with The Telegraph.

The screening was followed by an on stage discussion with award winning Actor Will Smith, and former England Rugby Union hooker Brian Moore. – Continue Reading »

Posted on December 23rd, 2015Leave a comment

To read Shakira Akabusi’s latest Huffington Post article click here. – Continue Reading »

Posted on December 3rd, 2015Leave a comment

A Welsh scientist who proposed the theory of evolution by natural selection with Charles Darwin has a new statue in his honour at The Linnean Society of London. The sculpture has been created by VirtuBrands client, Jane Robbins. – Continue Reading »

Peace For Paris
Posted on November 14th, 2015Leave a comment

We would like to send our solidarity and love to the people of Paris, France and all those affected by senseless, brutal violence across the world. Our thoughts are with you and we stand with you. – Continue Reading »

Women & Home
Posted on October 27th, 2015Leave a comment

We are always on the look out for ways to achieve extensive and national coverage for our clients, for this feature VirtuBrands partnered with the national monthly glossy magazine woman&home. – Continue Reading »

Posted on October 23rd, 2015Leave a comment

VirtuBrands had the privilege of working with some sensational brands at this years The Akabusi Charitable Trust Golf Day, 2015.

This years event was held at the world-class Woburn Golf Club where the teams played the stunning Duke’s Course.
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Posted on October 22nd, 2015Leave a comment

On behalf of Kriss and everybody at The Akabusi Charitable Trust, we would like to say a huge thank you for taking part in The Akabusi Charitable Trust Golf Day- what a superb day it was! We hope you enjoyed the Duke’s Course and facilities at Woburn as much as we did.

We had some fantastic partners this year without whom it wouldn’t have been possible. – Continue Reading »

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Posted on October 2nd, 2015Leave a comment

Kate Robbins is set to become the latest member of her family to perform at the Cavern Club. The actress, singer and comedienne will take to the stage at the famous Mathew Street venue on November 26. – Continue Reading »

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Posted on September 30th, 2015Leave a comment

The Friends Provident Foundation has launched a Journalist Fellowship on the theme of building resilient economies.

The Foundation’s trustees have created a new initiative to build a better understanding of economics in the wider public by working with leading journalists to create accessible and engaging publications on economics. With an award of £45,000 for the successful entry, trustees hope to support the development of a successful and authoritative book, short film or other long-form digital output. – Continue Reading »

Posted on September 10th, 2015Leave a comment

Join us for the launch of Drunk Duck Apparel, at the Fresh Laces store, Box Park in Shoreditch. We’ll be keeping the shop open until 8pm to invite friends and supporters down to check out the pieces and catch a vibe! – Continue Reading »

Posted on August 22nd, 2015Leave a comment

Last night we attended the premiere of Jack Whitehall’s Bad Education Movie. Well, what can we say apart from that we laughed from start to finish!

Utterly hysterical, and a great night out. – Continue Reading »

Artist Jane Robbins, with brother Ted
Posted on August 1st, 2015Leave a comment

TV Comedian Ted Robbins donates specially painted portrait to UHSM to say thanks for the care he received

TV comedian and actor Ted Robbins and his sister, artist Jane Robbins have gifted University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) a specially painted portrait of the actor to say thank you for the treatment, care and support he received earlier this year. – Continue Reading »

Posted on May 2nd, 2015Leave a comment

Jenny Éclair, Robert Daws, John Challis, Barry Norman CBE and Ted Robbins are heading to the Ampthill Literary Festival… Forget the muddy Glastonbury turf or the long trip up to Edinburgh because today Ampthill Festival organisers have revealed a star-studded line up that will take part in this year’s Ampthill Literary Festival on the 11th […] – Continue Reading »

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Posted on May 1st, 2015Leave a comment

“ WE.DESIGN.SLEEP ” This is the message being whispered by the team behind the stunning and functional baby lifestyle products that really make a difference, by Puckababy®. Vicki Scott, midwife and founder of The New Baby Company said, “I always recommend Puckababy to my clients as their products are beautifully made and extremely effective when […] – Continue Reading »

Posted on February 12th, 2015Leave a comment

VB Executive Director, Ashanti Akabusi was invited on to Roberto Perrone’s “Drive” show on BBC 3 Counties Radio to share her opinions on current events & the latest media topics. She was so honored to be invited on to the show & had a blast! – Continue Reading »

Posted on January 13th, 2015Leave a comment

Check out Eve Torres, in Scorpion King 4: Quest for Power –  now available on Digital HD, Blu-Ray and DVD!   – Continue Reading »