Service Awards 2019

Employees of Media24 News are invited to enter the Media24 News Legends Service Awards, an initiative to recognise and reward excellent service in the Group.

Please note the following criteria for entry:

  • All entries must be submitted for judging no later than 4 June 2019
  • Only full-time employees of Media24 News may enter or nominate someone.

The Service Awards categories are:

  • People Management Award
  • Value Award

For queries, please email Ria de Villiers at with the Subject: Service Awards



  • All HR managers, HR practitioners and HR administrators in Media24 Newspapers may enter.
  • The financial year under consideration is 1 April 2018 – 31 March 2019.
  • Entrants may submit their own entries or may be nominated by their line managers, general managers, editors or staff from the business units they serve.
  • Only full-time employees of Media24 Newspapers can enter.
  • Entrants should have been employed by Media24 Newspapers between 1 April 2018 and 31 August 2019.
  • Entrants or nominators need to fill in the required entry form.
  • Entry forms must be completed in full online.
  • The closing date for entries is 4 June 2019
  • The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • The winner will be announced on after the awards ceremony on 2 August 2019.

The People Management Award will be considered for an entrant who …

  • Adds real value to the business and makes a difference in terms of processes or costs
  • Reach and exceed targets
  • Is a change agent, helping the business to go forward pro-actively
  • Is able to show examples of innovation, and proof of strategic projects that he/she implemented to support business performance
  • Is pro-active, fast and has an excellent technical knowledge of his/her subject
  • Challenges conventional thinking in HR and brings credibility to HR, both inside and outside the business
  • Shows leadership potential and commands the respect of peers and key stakeholders.
  • Has excellent relationships and a positive attitude

To enter, please fill in the online entry form and submit your entry.

For queries, please email Ria de Villiers at with the Subject: People Management


Beulah van Rensburg: Head of HR, Media24 News – convenor
Shelagh Goodwin: GM HR, Media24
Rika Swart: GM OTD
Voroshski Jansen, Transformation Forum


The winner is a colleague from any news division with a contagious smile who pursues his or her goals with equal amounts of fun and perseverance. This individual invigorates our colleagues, audiences and/or clients with a positive can-do attitude to life, and inspires us to excel with a smile.

  • Only GM’s are allowed to nominate in this category.
  • The closing date for entries is 4 June 2019


Clement Singh – GM News

Entries are closed.