Jessica Huie MBE
Entrepreneur, Author & Motivational speaker ,
Jessica Huie MBE is an entrepreneur and the Author of Bestseller PURPOSE published by
Hay House, Find your truth and embrace your calling.
Jessica enjoyed a glittering career as a journalist and publicist and has worked with some of the world’s biggest stars and business people, including Samuel L. Jackson, Simon Cowell, Kelly Rowland & Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle.
Twelve years ago Jessica launched Color Blind Cards, a multi-award winning multicultural
greeting card company which drove an early conversation around the importance of ethnic
representation in retail and became the first independent brand to secure a high-street
presence for black cards.
Jessica grew up in a council estate, was expelled from school with four GCSEs aged fifteen
and became a mother aged seventeen.
Labelled one of Britain’s Most Inspiring Entrepreneurs by the Evening Standard. Jessica
runs monthly workshops at The British Library for small and micro business owners keen to
raise the profile of their brand with integrity. In 2014 Jessica was honoured with an MBE for
entrepreneurship and her contribution to diversity.
In 2016, when Jessica’s father was diagnosed with terminal cancer, for the first time in her
life she stopped doing and became present. Her first book, PURPOSE, evolved from the
profound space between life and death in which she found herself as a carer for her beloved
In Purpose, Jessica invites us to reconnect with who we are beneath the layers of roles, titles
and belief systems. Our experiences and social conditioning determine the narratives we hold
about ourselves and our lives, and in an era where so many of us define our identity by the
title on our business card, Jessica promises that “stripped back is where we meet ourselves.”
Passionate about challenging the ideologies which we hold around success, Jessica has shared
the insights from the awakening from which PURPOSE evolved, everywhere from
corporations such as Google, EY, Grant Thornton, Virgin Media and Credit Suisse, to
community projects, schools and charities.
Discover more at https://www.jessicahuie.com
Jessica will be joining Donna Hay in the WILDWOMAN festival tent at RESTFEST to co-host a beautiful new workshop together.