The Lloyd Outlook Social Media Awards introduced

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Awards to acknowledge stellar work by individuals, brands and corporations across range of categories including travel

Outlook Group, India’s premier weekly newsmagazine has introduced Lloyd OSM Awards to recognise the achievers in the field of social media.  The award has been introduced to mark the 20th anniversary celebrations of the magazine. The Launch event witnessed the presence of dignitaries such as Ms. Shilpa Shetty, Ms. Advaita Kala, Mr. Shashi Tharoor, Mr. Dilip Cherian etc.

The motive behind the award is to recognize and reward the outspoken, the outstanding, and the outliers of the social media universe, who have added to the depth and diversity of the discourse with their initiatives and interventions. This will further acknowledge stellar work by individuals, brands and corporations across a range of categories: from politics, policy and public services, to film, food and fashion-and travel, sports and more.

“With OSM awards, we hope to bring the same level of integrity and credibility that ‘Outlook’ as a national media vehicle has built up and enjoyed over its first 20 years.” said  Indranil Roy , Executive Director, Outlook Group

I believe Outlook is a magazine with an extra edge – we seek to push the pace with hard-hitting stories that others often chose to ignore. The online world by its very nature is anti-establishment – like good journalism should be. With social media now beginning to play a greater role in our lives and news space, we feel the Lloyds OSM awards will go a long way in recognising the immense (and often hidden) talent in social media.” said Krishna Prasad, Editor in Chief, Outlook Group

Nipun Singhal, ‎Director, ‎Lloyd Electric & Engineering Ltd said “LLOYD is proud to associate with Outlook group to create the LLOYD OSM awards for distinction under various categories in Social Media. We believe that social media is an integral part of human social eco system and will continue to grow with time.”

“ Working closely with Outlook in giving shape to OSM Awards is a proud moment for Creatigies and yet another testimony to the fact that innovation is the key driver in all that what we do.We are glad to have got on board LLOYD as the Title sponsor, and bringing it together with Outlook in the endeavour to create a Marquee initiative in the Social Media and digital space.” said Navroze D Dhondy, Founder & Managing Director – Creatigies Communications Pvt Ltd.

The Nomination line has begun and voting lines are open for an entire month. Winners will be chosen through a vigorous three-way process of research, online voting, and jury selection. The awards’ ceremony will be held on 5th October 2016 at The Mansion, Hyatt Regency , Delhi on 5th  October 2016

  Award Categories:

Public Awards

  • Outlook Movie Star of the Year
  • Outlook Sports Star of the Year
  • Outlook Supernova of the Year
  • Outlook Humour King of the Year
  • Outlook Fashionista of the Year
  • Outlook Musician of the Year
  • Outlook Foodie of the Year
  • Outlook Kitchen King of the Year
  • Outlook Shutterbug of the Year
  • Outlook Minister of the Year
  • Outlook Bureaucrat of the Year
  • Outlook Guru of the Year
  • Outlook Traveller of the Year
  • Outlook News Buff of the Year
  • Outlook  New Age Brand of the Year
  • Outlook Business Person of the Year

 Jury Awards

  • Outlook SM Campaign of the Year
  • Outlook Online Brand Presence of the Year
  • Outlook Quick Response Team of the Year
  • Outlook Public Service Department of the Year
  • Outlook Good Samaritan of the Year
  • Outlook State of the Year
  • Outlook Journalist of the Year
  • Outlook Bhasha Badshah of the Year
  • Outlook Market Maven of the Year
  • Outlook Inspirational Woman of the Year
  • Outlook Youth Icon of the Year
  • Outlook Public Intellectual of the Year
  • Outlook Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Outlook Start-Up of the Year
  • Outlook MP of the Year
  • Outlook MLA of the Year
  • Outlook ABC (Arts, Books and Culture Award)
  • Outlook The Other Indian Award (Rural)

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