Finalists for the inaugural Reseller News Women in ICT Awards (WIICTA) have been selected, in the five hotly-contested categories of Rising Star, Entrepreneur, Community, Innovation and Technical.
Celebrating gender diversity and recognising female excellence in the New Zealand channel, the awards recognise the very best in the channel, celebrating the achievements of a talented crop of female front runners who have become influential figures in New Zealand’s ICT industry.
Throughout the industry, WIICTA aims to celebrate the innovation excellence and entrepreneurial spirit of Kiwi women in ICT and in reflection of IDG’s continued dedication to the local market, WIITCA will be held at a lunch celebration at the Sofitel Hotel in Auckland on Friday, June 17.
Reseller News congratulates all of our worthy contenders, and for a full rundown of the finalists for 2016, please see below:
The Rising Star award recognises the candidate with a commitment to continuous career advancement and a proven desire to reach the next level of professional development. The candidate - who has been working in the ICT industry for under 10 years - is growing quickly in importance in the ICT field, demonstrating outstanding business acumen and professional integrity.
Rachel Francis - Datacom
Emma Krouglova - The Instillery
Anna Wu - OneNet
Rebecca Hill - Xero
Jamie Du Preez - Plan B
Jordanna Murray - Microsoft
Georgia Lloyd - Atmospheric