Lizzies Finalists AnnouncedBy Andrew McMurtry in Media News on Wednesday, 04th April 2012 at 2:16pm
Finalists have been announced for the 10th annual Microsoft IT Journalism Awards, with winners to be unveiled at the gala dinner on Friday, April 20th at Doltone House, Jones Bay Wharf in Sydney.
This year’s awards are proudly sponsored by Microsoft, Watterson Marketing Communications, Epson and Netsuite.
“We had a record number of entries this year, with approximately 20 to 30 entries across all individual categories so it was a supremely competitive year,” said MediaConnect CEO Phil Sim.
“So firstly thank you to the judges who got through all of those entries and thank you to the IT Journo community for showing such enthusiasm and support for the awards in this milestone year.”
Sim noted that judges have generally commented on the high calibre of entries, across the breadth of the awards.
“You only have to look at a category like the Best New Journalist award to realise how many talented journalists are reporting across the IT industry at the moment,” Sim said.
All journalists who entered the awards, as well as all judges, will receive a complimentary ticket courtesy of the award’s wonderful naming rights sponsors, Microsoft. Tickets are still available for the event and can be booked at http://thelizzies.com/booking-form
The finalists are:
Best Technology Magazine
PC & Tech Authority
Wheels For The Mind
PC & Tech Authority
Best Audio Program
Site Point Podcast
Two Blokes Talking Tech
Your Tech Life
Best Video Program
5 Inch Floppy
Good Game: Spawn Point
Best News Coverage
Best News Journalist
Best Business Technology Coverage
Best Business Technology Journalist
Best Technology Industry Journalist
Best Personal Technology Coverage
PC & Tech Authority
Best Consumer Technology Journalist
Best Gaming Coverage
5 Inch Floppy
Official Playstation Magazine
Best Gaming Journalist
Best New Journalist
Best Technical Journalist
Leigh D. Stark
Best Media Relations
For more information on the awards, visit The Lizzies website, email Andrew McMurtry at email@example.com or call us at (02) 9894 6277.
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