Personality in the News Awards 2017

Novinite Insider | April 19, 2018, Thursday // 14:17
Bulgaria: Personality in the News Awards 2017


What a lovely ceremony for (Sofia News Agency) 2017 annual awards!

European Ambassador, Operatic Soprano who has been heralded as one of the most acclaimed and exciting performers of her generation and the first woman, the first Eastern European, and the youngest chairman of the 70-year history of the largest European non-governmental organization "European Movement" were honored during the 17th year awards for ,,Personality in the News’’ for Novinite Group.


The awards happened during a cheerful reception at the M3 Communications headquarters, an established leader in public relations in Eastern Europe and an associate of Novinite Group. Some of the most distinguished personalities were  tennis star Grigor Dimitrov, the head of the Bulgarian office of Lidl store chain Milena Dragijska-Dencheva and Danish Ambassador Søren Jacobsen. They received their prizes respectively in categories ‘Sport’, ’Business’ and ’Diplomacy’

CEO of Novinite Group Daniela Ketenlieva awarded Søren Jacobsen, who step into the role of Danish Ambassador to Bulgaria from the beginning of November 2017. He managed to make a name for himself in a very short time by engaging in various good causes. He is a patron of the cycle event organized by the Bulgarian Haemophilia Association which starts on April 21 at 11:00 in front of the National Palace of Culture. The Danish embassy is extremely active and involved in communications with different groups and always seems ready to respond as it can be seen from the highly active Facebook page of the Embassy as well as the Twitter Profile of Mr Jacobsen


The winner in the category culture – the soprano Sonya Yoncheva did not manage to join us since she is living abroad and is constantly traveling, however her representative and CEO of Derida Dance Center Atanas Maev was present. He passed on her kind regards and promised he would assist us in an interview with the Opera star.

Neno Nenov, Parliamentary Assistant of Eva Maydell received her prize in category 'Politics'. Currently Mrs Maydell is busy traveling back and forth from Brussels to Sofia in the context of the Bulgarian Presidency of EU Council.

Winners in the competition ‘’Personality in the News’’ were selected by all readers of the media, who voted for their favorites using the site. In each of these categories were nominated three representatives of the political, economic and social life in Bulgaria. (Sofia News Agency), part of Novinite Media Group, is the largest Bulgarian English-language media, which offers real-time news, reviews, interviews and analysis of events in Bulgaria, aimed at the international readership. (Sofia News Agency) is founded in 2001 by the Bulgarian journalist, businessman and PR expert Maxim Behar.


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