Dr Yana Johnson MBE, is a phenomenal role model, Award winning Entrepreneur, Transformative change agent and an academic who has made her mark in society and become a known role model in Business, and amongst her Church community in a social and professional capacity, often being a spokesperson for diversity and passionate to see the empowerment of people.
Accomplished Cosmetics Industry Entrepreneur and Founder of Yana Cosmetics Inc, she is a change agent and global pioneer and servant leader. Dr Yana received Queens Honour recognition of MBE for services to the cosmetics industry and is the recipient of seven business awards. With a keen ability to identify niches, assess and enhance in the Marketplace from a global perspective and understands how to translate transformative change in new markets and communities.
Her Leadership has made an impact on an international level allowing her the ability to communicate Godly principles across sectors to achieve success. A wise and passionate empowerment consultant and mentor she challenges limiting beliefs and ensures growth her primary focus is empowerment through her passions.
1989 ‘Bring it on” Album CD selling 40,000 copies
2003 European Federation Black Women Business Owners – Entrepreneur of the Year Award
2004 Black Enterprise – Entrepreneur of the Year Award
2004 Mahogany Brides – Health & Beauty Company of the Year
2005 Global Women Inventor Innovator Award
2009 Queens Honour MBE for services to cosmetics
2010 BBI International Business of the Year Award
2011 Phd Dr Laws, LLD – Roehampton University
2013 Wise Woman Award nominee
2015 ‘Humble beginnings’ Album CD
2016 ‘Renewed Worship’ Album CD
2016 ‘As A Woman Thinketh’ Book
2016 Phd Dr Ministry, D. Min – Excel University
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