The Rise Awards advocate and recognize woman’s contributions in Media & Entertainment. Zixi is proud to be sponsoring the ‘Woman of the Year’ Rise Award for 2022. Nominations are currently being accepted. For more information, check out TVTech’s article on the awards!
Excerpts from the article:
LONDON—Rise, the award-winning advocacy group for women in the broadcast media technology sector, is now accepting nominations for its annual Rise Awards, which now include two new categories: “Ally of the Year” honors men who have been supportive of striving to achieve gender diversity, and “Business Operations of the Year,” celebrating an individual who excels at making sure the workforce and clients are happy and the business is reaching its targets.
Submissions and nominations are encouraged from across the global broadcast media technology audience to showcase talent across the industry whether in a manufacturer, service provider, engineer or broadcaster role. The awards are free to enter and nominations will close on Aug. 18, 2022, with a drinks event at IBC to announce the shortlist. The awards will be held in partnership with BT Sport and Timeline on Thursday, Nov. 10 at BT Sport Studio, with graphics being provided by Moov and drinks by EMG.
Woman of the Year | sponsored by Zixi
This special award will be chosen by the Rise Advisory Board and is open to any woman from across the sector and at any level. The Award is for an extraordinary and inspirational woman who has made a significant contribution within her field and to the industry at large.
Carrie Wootten, Managing Director of Rise, said: “We’re delighted to launch the 2022 edition of the Rise Awards. This is the fourth year running we have held the Awards, a core part of Rise that plays such a fundamental role in celebrating inspirational women in our exciting industry. We are pleased to introduce two new categories, Ally of the Year Award and Business Operations of the Year, providing further opportunities for us all to give recognition to women in our community.” Wootten added, “I would thank our sponsors for their generosity and for supporting the Rise Awards. We are looking forward to hosting the awards in partnership with BT Sport and Timeline and most importantly congratulating the winners and all of the nominees in-person.”
Companies that want to take part in supporting the Rise Awards can contact Sadie Groom on firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss sponsorships.
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