Julie Sylvia Kalungi
Chief Executive Officer
Julie Syl is the founder of Women & Digital Inclusion, a Liverpool-based community interest company that aims to end digital poverty by enabling Black minoritized migrant women to access digital skills, tools, and resources to rebuild their income and lives successfully in the UK.
She is passionate about bringing digital equity into society by enabling underrepresented people to step up to the digital revolution. More so women and families having a voice in matters that concern them. She is also a digital branding strategist who has served in this space since 2014. She has supported thousands of SMEs esp. black-owned businesses leveraging the digital space to reach desired end goals.
Prior to this Julie Syl worked with HT Forrest as a Liaison Officer in St Helens. Later with Helena Housing as a customer services manager with responsibility for social housing needs of predominantly BME people in South Liverpool.
These are challenging times for Black and Ethnic Minorities in Britain. Especially black migrant women. Yet those who found a way to offer their services and products online have stayed afloat and even thrived. Every adult deserves to be able to create an income and provide for themselves and their families. Women and Digital Inclusion works with many others to end the disparity and exclusion of Black Migrant women and the poverty that faces so many of this demographic in Liverpool, Merseyside today.
Julie Syl is a best-selling author of 6+ books and a prolific writer and blogger in the digital space.
She is a regular author of articles on various online platforms and uses LinkedIn with the handle @JulieSylviaKalungi