Abi Ishola is an Emmy nominated Multimedia Journalist based in New York City. Her work appears on various platforms, including CUNY TV, ELLE.com, Ebony.com, Teen Vogue, and more. As a TV Producer, Reporter, Writer, and Radio Personality she's covered extraordinary people, communities, and events in New York City, D.C., London, Paris, Nigeria, Ghana, and beyond.
In 2017, ESSENCE Magazine named Ishola among it's Woke 100 Women for launching Beyond Classically Beautiful, an acclaimed photo series turned media platform that celebrates Black women who defy traditional beauty standards.
During her off-time, you can find her tucked inside a well-lit coffee shop in Bed Stuy writing, brainstorming, and reading novels, mostly by African writers.