MCF to Award Figures from BBC, CNN, CBS, and AP Middle East

September 29 2016 | 03:46 PM

The May Chidiac Foundation believes that innovation is key to Media success, which is why this year’s Media Awards Ceremony will be a new experience to all attendees and viewers.

MCF has been celebrating the work of exceptional professionals from around the world with four distinct awards since 2011.

This year, MCF is happy to announce its fifth accolade, the Excellence in the Media Industry Award. Rani Raad who is CNN’s President of International Commercial will be the recipient of this new award in recognition of his outstanding work in advertising and global media strategy.

Other renowned awardees who will be gracing Beirut with their presence include:

-Antoine Choueiry’s Special Tribute for Lifetime Achievement Awardee: Zeinab Badawi, Presenter of World News Today


-Lifetime Achievement for an Outstanding Media Performance Recipient: Michel Drucker, TV Personality and Producer at France 2

-Engaged Journalist Awardee: Muhammed Muheisen, Chief Photographer for AP Middle East

-Exceptional Courage in Journalism Recipient, Lameess El Hadidi, CBC Senior Anchor

This event will be held in Biel’s Pavillon Royal and will be exhibiting a Broadway show with Myriam Fares as the evening’s performer.



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