Noir Agency announced as hosts of YENA events for young entrepreneurs in Manchester


YENA, the community for young entrepreneurs and ambitious professionals, has arrived in Manchester!

Partnering with the innovative brand communications agency, Noir, who will be taking the reigns in hosting the twice-quarterly Manchester events, YENA is rapidly growing its reach to impact as many young people as possible.

The organisation, founded in 2013, now provides non-intimidating, inspiring and accessible networking for ambitious individuals under 35 years old and connects over 3,000 people per year in the UK.

“YENA offers a fantastic opportunity to help, advise and inspire young entrepreneurs along their journey”

Already in Bristol, Bath, Birmingham, London, Reading and now Manchester, YENA is dedicated in its mission to ensure that starting a business is easier, faster and more affordable.

Their vision? A community that allows anyone to turn their idea into a reality.

Noir Agency

Anthony Logan, CEO of Noir said:

“After speaking at one of the YENA events we were delighted to be invited to come back as hosts. For Noir, it has been imperative to seek advice from other entrepreneurs/mentors from the day we set up. YENA offers a fantastic opportunity to help, advise and inspire young entrepreneurs along their journey”.

Talking of his delight to have Noir on the YENA hosting team, YENA founder, Ash Phillips, said:

“I’m incredibly excited to have the Noir team on board in Manchester. Having people with knowledge of the area, who are already recognised locally, is key to the success of our events. The team are innovative, forward thinking and absolutely representative of the type of audience we continue to attract – people with ambitions, ready to do something big.”

Ash also wanted to extend “…a special thanks to the team at Lock 91, our venue, who agreed to host our events without knowing how it might pan out in the long run. We know it could have been a risky choice to make, but we’re delighted to now be bring around 45+ connected, young influencers into their venue, 8 times a year”.

Full details of YENA Manchester events can be found at http://yena.co.uk/manchester/.