D'Cruz received the Journalist of The Year Award on stage with Datuk Ahirudin Attan and the Prime Minister. (Pic from Malay Mail)
The full list, sourced from a wholly unrelated headlined news item, are as follows:
- Journalist of the year: Frankie D'Cruz (The Malay Mail)
- Photographer of the year: Glenn Guan (The Star)Media
- Legend Award: Abdullah Mohammad
- Lifetime Achievement Award: Syed Nadzri Syed Harun
- Young journalist of the year: Alyaa Abdul Aziz Alhadjri (The Sun)
- Social media personality: Dave Avran
- Broadcast journalist award: Selina Kong (ntv7)
- Best reporter (English): Audrey Edwards (The Star)
- Best reporter (Malay-language): Wan Norhayati Wan Alias (Utusan Malaysia)
- Best reporter (Chinese-language): Tay Tian Yian (Sin Chew Daily)
- Best reporter (Tamil): Vivekanandan (Nam Naadu)
- Best reporter (Sabah): Mary Chin (Daily Express)
- Best reporter (Sarawak): Steven Tian (The Star, Sarawak edition)
- 1Malaysian of the year: Pandalela Rinong Pamg
The best media organisation (community service) award was shared by The Star, New Straits Times, The Malay Mail, Nanyang Siang Pau, Astro Radio, TV3 and Berita Harian.
Special mention must be given to fellow blogger and winner of the Social Media Personality of the year, Dave Avran.
Here's to more spanks for the monkey!
Dashing Dave at the the award dinner
OutSyed The Box shares dapper pics of the event here.