Asian Media Awards 2017 finalists


The 2017 Asian Media Awards finalists have been announced at ITV, The London Studios.


AsianMediaAwardsFinalists2017The event was attended by finalists, judges, partners and sponsors.


Speakers on the night (Thursday 21 September) included, Priya Singh, Commissioning Editor, Factual at ITV, Safina Mirza, judging panel member and Head of Promotion and Project Communications at HS2, Salma & Layla Haidrani, winners of Best Blog 2013 and 2014, Sam Patel, Planning Business Director at Primesight; Professor Allan Walker, Dean of the School of Arts and Media, University of Salford and Mike Straney, Director of Major Giving at Sightsavers.


This year’s Asian Media Awards returns to the Hilton Manchester Deansgate on Wednesday October 25 2017.


Previous recipients of an Asian Media Award include Krishnan Guru-Murthy, Waris Hussein, Art Malik, Mehdi Hasan, Nina Wadia, Anita Anand and our very own Ikonz Mag CEO Reena Combo-Kainth.


The University of Salford are premier sponsors and partners to the event include ITV, MediaCom, M.E.N, Press Association Training & Primesight. The official Charity Partners for 2017 are Sightsavers. The event is also supported by Manchester Metropolitan University, Routes Into Languages, AMT Lawyers, Hilton Manchester Deansgate, Supreme Dream Events, Payal and Cleartwo.


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