What?

 

The TPMEA Awards is a chance to catch up with your industry colleagues as the Middle East events season draws to a close, while also taking the time to acknowledge some of the year’s outstanding individuals. As well as the awards presentation, the evening will include free food and drink, as well as plenty of time to network until your heart’s content or simply celebrate another successful year.

 
 
 

Where and When 2019

 

The event took place on 24 April 2019 at Hard Rock Cafe, Festival City Mall, Dubai.

Ticket included entry to the event along with access to the free bar with house beers, wine, spirits and soft drinks on offer, courtesy of Protec. Food served throughout the evening.

The event took place from 19.30 to 22.30 and was once again hosted by Stuee Kennedy with entertainment by the Hard Rock Cafe in-house band.

During the evening, Sennheiser and Neumann hosted a giveaway with some of its latest products.

 
 
 

The Winners (2019)

 

Production Manager of the Year
Sponsored by PRG deltasound


Sonu Balchandani

 

Production Coordinator of the Year


Chantel van As

 

Lighting Engineer of the Year
Sponsored by ProLights


John Pathrose

 

Lighting Designer of the Year
Sponsored by Robe Middle East


Aaron Russ

New for 2019

 

Live Audio Engineer of the Year
Sponsored by Sennheiser


Ethan Curry

 

Corporate Audio Engineer of the Year


Wissam Shaheen

 

Video Engineer of the Year
Sponsored by Creative Technology


Giorgio Devecchi

 

Rigger of the Year
Sponsored by Prolyte Group


Shane Manning

 

SFX Engineer of the Year


Michael Hilgemann

 

Technical Director of the Year


Thorsten Dolinski

New for 2019

 

AV Project Manager of the Year


Johnny Mitchell

 

Site Infrastructure Manager of the Year
Sponsored by GCC Events


Marko Mitrovic

 

Temporary Structure Project Manager of the Year


Nabin Kumar

New for 2019

 

Temporary Power Supply Engineer
Sponsored by SES


Aaron Lewis

New for 2019

 

Event Project Manager of the Year


Sajid Sayeed

 

Entertainment Manager of the Year


Elia Mssawir

 

Outstanding Event Production (Non voting Award)


BAO Festival

 

The TPMEA AV Industry Recognition Award (Non voting Award)


Martin Luiz

 

The EINO Backstage Award (Non voting Award)


Usman Rashid

 
 
 

Get Involved

 

For more information on the TPMEA Awards contact:

Justin Gawne
j.gawne@mondiale.co.uk
+44 (0)161 476 5580


Hannah Eakins
h.eakins@mondiale.co.uk
+44 (0)161 476 5580