23 May 2013
The MDDA and Sanlam have announced the finalists for the MDDA-Sanlam Local Media Awards following the conclusion of judging. The winners will be announced at a gala event to present the Awards this Friday, 24th May 2013, at Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre in Boksburg.
“The judging panels for both the print and radio sections have prepared their reports and these reports will be available at the end of the Awards presentation,” says Media Development and Diversity CEO, Mr Lumko Mtimde. “We look forward to presenting the Awards and we hope that these Awards will continue to demonstrate our commitment to recognising and celebrating excellence in the local media sector. Well done to all entrants and congratulations to the finalists.”
Sanlam Group Head of Communications, Mr Ainsley Moos has lauded the entrants for participating. “We wish to thank all the participants who have taken their time to enter for the Awards. It is from their participation that there can be robust competition and recognition of the best. We wish to congratulate the finalists,” says Moos.
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Sanlam Group Communications
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For further information please contact:
Nkopane Maphiri, MDDA Program Director
Cell: 083 644 9342
Pearl Majola, SANLAM
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