June Sarpong

Co-Founder Of The WIE Network, Former Loose Women Panellist & Award-Winning Author

How to hire June Sarpong

Contact the Champions Speakers Agency to provisionally enquire about hiring June Sarpong for your next event, today. To get in touch, simply call an official booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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When she is at corporate events, June Sarpong is known to cover the following topics.

Inclusion & Diversity – A core drive of June’s speeches is inclusion and diversity. The topics are especially close to hear heart, and make up the foundation of her books, Diversify: Six Degrees of Integration and The Power of Women. With the pay gap still disadvantaging black, Asian, and other minority groups, June’s influential work is not just raising awareness, but supplying strategies for sustainable change across all industries.

Female Empowerment – June regularly appears at summits and conferences across the globe, including her own co-founded event, WIE: Network, which brings together inspiring female speakers. June’s event shines a light on the inequalities faced by women, both personally and professionally, to inspire inclusion. Working with both smaller communities, business leaders and politicians, June’s female empowerment topic is a vehicle for genuine change.

Broadcasting – From MTV to Loose Women, Debatable to The Pledge, June has appeared on several popular British programmes, a testament to her nationwide fame. This first-hand experience makes her a valuable insider on the industry, able to share her story of the limelight, production, and a few star-studded anecdotes. Audiences come away with a better understanding of the British media, making for an unforgettable occasion.

Feedback for virtual events and webinars

During the Covid-19 pandemic, June regularly attended virtual events, booked as the exciting guest speaker. Read her feedback from virtual events below. 

"Lots of positive feedback, and people sharing their takeaways" - NHS North East London

"The feedback was 'through the roof!' - secure to say, members loved June and the valuable insight/delivery! So, yes - all went very, very well and exceeded expectations!! A huge thank you to you, Chris and June and her team for working with me to get the positive message on D&I delivered this IWD!" - Sandra, Network Officer Treasurer, Windrush Team, UK Visas & Immigration

"We absolutely loved the session with June Sarpong. And June made for a formidable duo that rocked the house of Co-Op! Haha, that sounds like a quote out of Pose. But it was truly a fantastic session. June was powerful in her storytelling and very honest in sharing her thoughts around inclusion, bias and allyship. Thank you all for your support in helping us to deliver this session during Black History Month." - Ash, Co-Op

"It was a great event, I really enjoyed June's take on unconscious bias and allyship in particular the practical things everyone can do to challenge themselves. It was awesome to learn more about Shirine. Thank you for bringing this to life for us" - Denise, Co-Op

"What a great session- thanks so much to June and Shirine, I got a lot from hearing their experiences" - Laura, Co-Op

"So glad I managed to join this event, June's storytelling was amazing and such an insightful and engaging session. Well done all involved" - Kerry, Co-Op

"This was a brilliant session... if you didn't manage to dial into the event, take the time out to listen. Will really help you think through the small steps we can all take as individuals. Thank you Rise and Shirine, what a session!" - Tessa, Co-Op

"Please pass on our thanks to June - she was awesome as expected. Her messaging on diversity, equity and inclusion were on point, her storytelling was engaging and thought-provoking- what a great guest speaker and interviewee. We're really pleased. Thanks to June, and also to you for your support" - Liz, Stephenson Harwood LLP

"June was a very positive, energetic and inspiring speaker. There was a lot of opportunity for questions at the end of the session and June's answers were really helpful and appreciated by those who asked a question. Following our briefing call, June related a lot of her examples to our sector and was able to challenge us to think about what we can do to increase diversity and inclusivity both internally and with our customers." - Geraldine, Learning and Development Advisor, RHP

"It was really good thanks. We love having June in the call. She has lots of provoking statement that we asked ourselves. We appreciate her honesty and openness. I listened to her recording as I cant attend during the call but it was very powerful!" - Ria, MDLZ

Feedback for In-Person Events

June is also a popular speaker for a range of in-person events, read her latest feedback below.

"June was great, lots of charisma and energy which was great, we loved having her and the feedback has been excellent." - Anna, Marketing Manager UK, Align Technology UK Ltd

"The feedback we have received regarding June presenting has been outstanding - really fabulous to have her join us on site and everyone who attended said it was brilliant" - Jessica, Group Head of Diversity & Inclusion, RS Components

"June was absolutely brilliant last night. Such an amazing host and so warm and friendly to all our guests. Please pass on a huge thank you from us all." - Georgie, MetTVH