As a journalist, Ms. Uduak has been quoted and has authored numerous published and syndicated articles in national and international magazines and newspapers, including Yahoo News!, USA Today and MSNBC. She has also conducted hundreds of interviews with some of the most prominent names in the world including the late and acclaimed British designer and couturier Alexander McQueen, Chaka Khan, Suzy Menkes, Max & Lubov Azria, Diddy, Donna Karan, Naomi Campbell, Jason Wu, Peter Som, Ozwald Boateng, Diane von Furstenberg, Rachel Roy, Damon Dash, Sabyasachi Mukherjee, Iman, Beverly Johnson, Tracy Reese, Todd & Jeff Brabec, Monique, B. Michael and David Tlale. She is a contributing author to four books published, including a few distributed internationally.
For her work in the field of journalism, Ms. Uduak has earned numerous nominations and recognitions including past nominations for the Archbishop Tutu Fellowship Programme, the NEA Awards ‘Media Personality of the Year,’ and South Africa’s AFI Fashion Awards for her “Outstanding Contribution to Fashion Communications.”
Sample Contributing Author Published Works
- Co-Author of Chapter Two, ‘Modern Monetization Models,’ found in ‘The Monetization of the Global Music Business.’ Published by Frukt Source in association with The International Association of Entertainment Lawyers, 2016.
- Author of Introductory Chapter, ‘Introduction,’ found in ‘An Introductory Guide to Fashion Law,’ published by U.C. Hastings Communications Law Journal, 2013.
- Author of Chapter Ten, 10 Things You Should Know About Great African Music,’ found in ‘Challenges in the Music Industry.’ Published by Pearson Education Limited South Africa, 2010.
Ms. Uduak has also received press coverage as a thought leader and legal expert from local and international media organizations. Sample organizations include: