Awards Date Announced and Deadline Extended

03 Oct 2019

Creative Space Media – the organisers of the 2019 Hollard Sport Industry Awards – have announced that this year’s event will be held at The Deck @ Wanderers at the Wanderers Club in Johannesburg on 22 November.

Further to that, Creative Space has extended the deadline for interested parties to submit their entries for this year’s awards programme.

The deadline has been extended to 25 October.

Creative Space has been blown away by the number of entries already submitted and is also calling for nominations for four specific categories that are not subject to the standard entry process, namely: Leadership in Sport Business Award; Sport Lifetime Achievement Award; Sport Lifetime Community Award; and Sport Industry Personality of the Year Award.

For the remaining 14 categories, the 2019 Hollard Sport Industry Awards covers work, including campaigns and events, that took place between January 2018 and June 2019.

Bringing together the people behind South Africa’s greatest sporting events, properties and campaigns, the Hollard Sport Industry Awards celebrates the outstanding, behind-the-scenes accomplishments in the fields of sports marketing, PR, sponsorship, talent management, advertising, brand building, content development, community investment, transformation, social media and digital execution.

The full list of categories is as follows:

  1. Brand of the Year
  2. Campaign of the Year
  3. Activation of the Year
  4. Development Programme of the Year
  5. Audio-Visual Content of the Year
  6. Best Use of PR
  7. Digital Platform of the Year
  8. Best New Sponsorship
  9. Best Sponsorship of an Event or Competition
  10. Best Live Experience
  11. Best Participation Event of the Year
  12. Best Sponsorship of a Team or Individual
  13. Young Agency of the Year
  14. Leadership in Sport Business Award
  15. Agency of the Year
  16. Sport Lifetime Achievement Award
  17. Sport Lifetime Community Award
  18. Sport Industry Personality of the Year Award

Entries can be submitted using the following link: