Against strong competition, Margaret Hirsch has been confirmed as a finalist in the 15th annual National Business Awards, in the category Top Performing Business Leader of the Year.
She will compete for the winner’s trophy on 16 November, at Emperors Palace, against Elize Joubert - Cancer Association of South Africa, Jacques Grobbelaar – Stadium Management Agency, Linda Botha – Skills Train Distribution, Suzanne Ravenall – The Effectiveness Company and Tshepo Kgobe – Gautrain Management Agency.
Commenting on the achievement (if she wins the award, it will be her 22nd Major Business award over the last 5 years) Margaret said, “I am extremely proud to hear the news, because this is an industry-respected external confirmation of the professionalism, dedication and teamwork of our people. Top Media and Communication, who runs these awards, has a rigorous research and criteria methodology, refined over the last two decades, to identity and accredit top business performance. This qualification signals to my staff, customers and our suppliers that we are indeed on the right track for even bigger things in 2018.”