Creative Consultant, Producer, Coach: Designing space for creative change & leadership
Key Focus: media, arts, culture, education, creativity, ideation, strategy and leadership for change
""... it's all about being creatively strategic and strategically creative." Honey
Honey Al-Sayed is an accomplished bilingual (English, Arabic) communications professional and award-winning journalist with a wide range of expertise in all aspects of media, arts and culture, as well as public speaking, coaching and media training. After the outbreak of the Syrian uprising, Al-Sayed relocated to the United States and co-founded SouriaLi– an independent, nonprofit, online radio network where she worked as a producer, host, and media consultant.
She was a Creative Consultant on Red Lines, a new, independent, documentary which has garnered numerous accolades, including: Best Documentary Feature, Peer Gold, Accolade, and Human Rights awards, produced by Spark Media, where she is an inaugural fellow. She is regularly invited by prominent think tanks, organizations, and universities as a keynote speaker/moderator/panelist, to discuss women’s empowerment, and the role of media and the arts in catalyzing social change and peacebuilding.
She is currently an adjunct professor at at the School of Foreign Service, the Culture and Politics department at Georgetown University, where she created a course titled Media, Arts, and Culture: Fueling War or Creating Peace?
Al Sayed offers a visionary’s perspective, which combined with her entrepreneurial spirit and thought leadership offers distinct benefits to both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors, as well as academic institutions and media enterprises.