Founder and CEO , Coldr
Kamiqua Lake FRSA CEO Coldr and Founder of the UK Black Comms Network Kamiqua is a Senior Strategist who fuses creativity with strategic nous to deliver campaigns and communications that matter. Kam has worked agency-side and in-house across a myriad of sectors and disciplines from brand PR, FMCG and consumer health, to fashion, retail, corporate communications, travel and reputation management. Having held leading positions in global agencies including Weber Shandwick, H&K Strategies and Virgo Health, Kam has led integrated communications for national and multinational companies including J&J, Aldi, Hertz, Reckitt, Mondelez International and Coca Cola. In 2020 Kam used the depth and breadth of my experience to establish Coldr an award-winning, inclusive marketing communication, social impact and purpose consultancy. Kam is passionate about inclusion, building communities and inspiring the next generation is a mentor and a qualified life coach. Frustrated by the lack of Black inclusion in the industry and keen to create a safe space for Black pros, Kam established the UK Black Comms Network, a 200 strong membership body that empowers PR and communications professionals to connect, network and thrive. Keen to inspire the next generation, Kam is a founding member of Industry Advisory Board for the London College of Communication, University of the Arts London.