The 8th annual MOST Awards, held at The Wanderers Club on 13 September 2016 was a great celebration. Spirits were high and there was much cheering for the media owner and media agency winners amongst the 650 strong industry crowd and laughing at MC Jason Goliath. This is what people had to say about #MOSTAwards2016.

Sandra Gordon founder of The MOST Awards and MC Jason Goliath

Chris Hitchings, CEO of DStv Media Sales: “This was the best MOST evening to date!”

Josh Dovey, CEO Africa of OMG SA and this year’s Media Agency Legend said to founder of the MOST Awards, Sandra Gordon: “I’m truly honoured by my award and it’s you who has created the space for our industry to celebrate itself in a unique and compelling way.”

Séan Clarke, Operations Director, The MediaShop: “Congratulations once again on a brilliant MOST Awards.  This was definitely the best event so far.  And may you continue to grow and have much success going forward with the MOST Awards.”

Barry Sayer, Director & Non-Executive Chairman JCDecaux Sub-Saharan Africa Holdings: “Thanks for a wonderful MOST Awards event on Tuesday night, made all the more sweet by my receipt of the Media Owner Legend award. I am humbled.”

Sandra Gordon and Barry Sayer 2016 Media Owner Legend

Charlene Beukes, General Manager Media24 Lifestyle: “Sandra, I am just so proud of my team. Thanks for our award. We will wear the MOST Award as our badge of honour for a very long time to come.”

Tanya Schreuder, Group Managing Director Media Brands, Dentsu Aegis Network SA: “Thanks for a lovely evening last night, it was good to see so many old and new faces, the new venue is great.”

Kirsty Carlson, Head of OOH Publicis Media SA: “Thank you for a wonderful MOST Awards 2016.”

Frank Tilley from Frank Tilley Consulting: Congratulations – it was truly a fantastic event….. professional, slick, classy and fun. Well done to you and your team!”

Danette Breitenbach, freelance writer for Bizcommunity: I really enjoyed the event. It is one of the best events and award functions I have attended this year.”

Oresti Paticios, CEO of Ornico Group, said to Sandra Gordon: “I heard that the MOST Awards went really well. I had no doubt especially as you were running it. You would never do anything half baked.”

Andrea Gevers, CEO and founder of Ask Afrika: “Congratulations on a breathtaking event.”