Tech Girl Talks Podcast nominated for a DSTV Content Creator Award 2022
Esports and Gaming Podcast nominated in Podcast of the Year Category
Tech Girl Talks, the podcast series I created around topics of interest in gaming and esports has been nominated in the Podcast of the Year Category 2022 in the DSTV Content Creator Awards 2022. A panel of judges comprising of media and advertising representatives will vote for the winners, who will be announced at an awards ceremony on 10 September 2022.
Over 1,500 entries. Across 23 categories. More than 900 registered creators, brands, agencies, and influencers. Some 36 esteemed judges. Fourteen weeks. Thousands of hours of creative, hilarious, heartfelt, and thumb-stopping content.
It all culminated in the announcement of the nominees for the first-ever DStv Content Creator Awards at an eclectic, high-energy event that took place at The Hallmark House in Johannesburg on Thursday 21 July 2022. In attendance were over 200 shortlisted entrants, brands and agencies and the awards’ partners, all poised and excited to hear who the nominees were.
And here they are (in no particular order)…
COMEDY AWARD Prev Reddy Suhayl Essa Nadia Jaftha Khanyisa Unfiltered Tricia Mpisi
ALTER EGO AWARD Coconut Kelz Gosiame Ntshole (GC Celebrity) Prev Reddy Cassidy Nicholson (A Girl Named Cassidy)
CAUSE AWARD MTN WildAid Siv Ngesi – Sanitary Pad Vending Machine Nicole Bessick Puleng Moloi Dr Nosipho Mhlanga
HOW I SHOT IT AWARD Donovan Goliath Chris Rogers
SOCIAL COMMENTARY AWARD Slaying Goliath Politically Aweh Checkers Sixty60 Tinder Swindler The Kiffness Gosiame Ntshole (GC Celebrity)
PODCAST OF THE YEAR Our Love Journey With Mpoomy SlikourOnlife POPcast4Real Women Wright Sam Tech Girl Wright
FOODIE AWARD Lorna Maseko Chef Nti (Nthabiseng Ramaboa) In The Midnight Kitchen (Zorah Booley) Sifo The Cooking Husband (Sinoyolo Sifo) Cooking With Luyanda (Luyanda Mafanya)
CONTENT OF THE YEAR. PRESENTED BY DSTV Donovan Goliath Nadia Jaftha The Kiffness
As part of the event’s aim to support emerging talent, Entrepreneurs Organization Cape Town sponsored two, seven-month mentorship programmes through Over the Rainbow for aspiring entrepreneurs.
The winners of these coveted mentorships are Zanele Shwane of Women at the Well and Ashia Nkontsa of Brand Magazine SA. A huge thanks to Entrepreneurs Organization Cape Town for helping entrepreneurs to achieve their full potential.
The DStv Content Creator Awards will be held on 10 September 2022 in Johannesburg, where all the winners will be announced. Tickets will be limited, so stay close for news.
The DStv Content Creator Awards is the brainchild of award-winning marketing and events agency One-eyed Jack, in grateful collaboration with partners DStv, TikTok, Netwerk24, Meltwater, INJOZI, Sol, Mushroom Productions, Humanz, and Steyn Entertainment.
The awards are impartial and reputable.
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