The industry awards organised by Rise has revealed a shortlist of female broadcast professionals from countries including Australia, Canada, France, Italy, Spain, the UK and the US.
Rise, the advocacy group for women in the broadcast media technology sector, has announced the shortlist for its 2021 Rise Awards.
The advocacy group for women in the broadcast media technology industry will be giving awards for achievement in categories such as Business, Marketer/PR, Product Innovation, Production Support Engineer, R&D Engineer, Rising Star, Sales, Technical Operations, Woman of the Year, and this year’s three new categories, Company Award For Investment in Women, Influencer and Student.
The awards ceremony will be held on November 18 from 17:00 BST as part of the DPP Leaders’ Briefing event in London and will be streamed courtesy of Red Bee Media. The winners will be announced during the live ceremony with attendees in person and virtually.
The Woman of the Year, sponsored by Zixi, will be chosen by the Rise Advisory Board and will be announced at the ceremony.
Rise founder, Sadie Groom, said: “We received so many amazing nominations for talented women from across the globe again this year. We have seen an extraordinary calibre of talent across the broadcast media technology industry, and our judging panels had a difficult job deciding on the shortlist which is a testament to the incredible female talent we have in our sectors. We are looking forward to seeing everyone in person and celebrating the achievements of our shortlists and winners at this year’s awards ceremony.”