Media i has announced that the 2016 Media i Awards Ceremony, will be held on Wednesday 9 November at the Ivy Ballroom in Sydney.
This year’s program sees a full slate of sponsors including the principle sponsor MFA (Media Federation of Australia), along with category sponsors:
• Initiative Media
• IPG Mediabrands
• Match Media
• The Media Store
The Media i Awards acknowledge the important role media sales representatives play in the continual pursuit of media excellence.
Chris Winterburn, Managing Director of Media i, commented: “The Media i Awards are the original, and still the biggest, awards program celebrating excellence in media sales. Voted on by more than 75% of their media agency peers they provide unprecedented recognition of the best salespeople in the business and the role they play in delivering outstanding results for their clients. We thank the MFA and our agency sponsors who continue to highlight their appreciation for their media owner partners.”
Sophie Madden, CEO of the MFA, said: “We are delighted to continue as the principal sponsor of the Media i Awards. In our dynamic and fast-moving industry, it is important to pause and recognise the outstanding contributions of teams and individuals and show our appreciation of the important role of media sales.”
Introduced in 2011, the Media i Awards are the only awards program solely dedicated to recognising the contribution of media owners.