About

 

Tolani Shoneye is a creative, ambitious digital content creator and podcaster who has been named one of "Dots 100 creatives inspiring change within the media industry" and "MHP 30 To Watch Lifestyle Gold Winner." Having worked within the media for over 5 years now, Tolani has experience in both print and digital media, specialising in lifestyle content, including fashion, beauty, features and relationships (funny how a bad relationship can lead to A LOT of content.) 

Having graduated from Brunel University, where she studied Media and Communications, Tolani has written for many publications, including BuzzFeed UK,  Elle, The Independent, OK Online and The i. As a former lifestyle writer on BuzzFeed, Tolani created innovative and engaging short and long-form content. Content that encouraged traffic, engagement and shares. She has written over 500 posts with some of her most successful pieces generating over 2 million views each. One of her features, an interview featuring 8 black British artists was developed into an exhibition at Boxpark Croydon and Shoreditch. 

Tolani is also one of the three hosts of The Receipts Podcast, which is one of the UK's leading podcasts. The podcast has been nominated for three awards and has had five sold-out live shows across the UK. On the podcast, Tolani is the joker of the group. She is quick witted and known for keeping it brutally honest. Her work on the podcast has lead to her hosting panels on relationships, fronting talk shows, and also appearing on radio shows, including BBC's 1Xtra New Year Day show. 


So, in conclusion, Tolani is someone that knows how to write very well and talk very well.