This inaugural award will go to someone under the age of 30 who is new to broadcasting but shows an extraordinary amount of passion and potential and will likely have a long and successful career in the industry! Open to any field in radio or television with a minimum 2 years and maximum 5 years working in the industry. Nominees for this award should be:
- Demonstrating tremendous growth and development within a relatively short period of time.
- Engaged and eager to learn.
- Passionate about their field and have a desire to excel in it and make it a long-term career.
- Enthusiastic about the broadcast industry and excited about innovations that will shape its future.
2019 Rising Star Award Winner