The Marketing Society of Kenya (MSK) has launched the 2019 edition of the MSK Awards to recognize and celebrate outstanding marketing campaigns and professionals in their contribution to the marketing cause. The purpose behind the awards over the years has been to raise the industry ceiling in marketing by recognizing outstanding individuals and teams driving industry growth through their brilliant work.
The MSK Awards held annually seeks to use the forum to reinforce the place of marketing in the private and public sector. As an endorsement and celebration of innovation and creativity in the marketing profession, the awards are highly coveted. The highlight of the awards is the MSK Awards Gala dinner, an event marked with pomp and color celebrating marketing excellence in Kenya, therefore setting standards in the marketing industry.
Speaking during the launch of the awards, Mr. Pheodor Mundia the Chairman of the Marketing Society of Kenya said, “Our focus is to award brands and the teams who have showed exemplary marketing excellence within the period October 2018 to September 2019. It is a clear demonstration of outstanding marketing leadership in the respective categories as brands that stand out, excelled in connecting the dots by paying close attention to the pillars of marketing in their strategic planning and implementation phases.”
This year’s MSK Awards under the theme ‘Connecting the Dots’ (telling the authentic Brand story) will be held on Friday 8th November 2019 at the Movenpick Hotel -Nairobi and plans are in top gear to deliver, as has been done before, the most exciting event in the marketing & communications industry. Receiving of various submissions of entries for this year is now on and the adjudication exercise will be sought via an expert jury of reputable marketers and industry experts chaired by Judging Committee Chairman Mr. Charles Kariuki, as well as a vibrant jury of seasoned and experienced professionals from the wider marketing industry.
This year’s awards unlike in the past will be 100% submitted online where the brand owners/ agencies will select respective URL address/link of choice from the twelve (12) provided and based on the entry category they wish to submit their campaigns in and complete the submission by uploading the requisite/prescribed videos and files. Judging will also be conducted digitally for the first time.
Submit your applications here.