TPMEA Awards shortlist announced

TPMEA Awards

One of the regions most anticipated event industry award ceremonies, The TPMEA Awards, recently announced their shortlist for 2019.

The TPMEA Awards is a chance to catch up with 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.

The event will take place on 24 April 2019, from 7.30pm until 10pm, at Hard Rock Cafe, Festival City Mall, Dubai.

The Shortlist!

Production Manager of the Year
Sponsored by Delta Sound

Samantha Stacey
Roy Zaidan
Sonu Balchandani
Helen Dale

Production Coordinator of the Year

Richelle Villar
Candice Dalziel
Chantel van As
Zain Zaidi

Lighting Engineer of the Year
Sponsored by ProLights

Miguel Paris
Stephen Hedges
John Pathrose
George Papageorgiou

Lighting Designer of the Year
Sponsored by Robe Middle East

Aaron Russ
Craig Ralph
Paul Coopes
Semynov D’Souza

New for 2019

Live Audio Engineer of the Year
Sponsored by Sennheiser

Ethan Curry
Nitin Kurup
Christopher McAleese
Ryan Kearns

Corporate Audio Engineer of the Year

Shelton Fernandes
Miguel Osorio
Wissam Shaheen
Ed Ross

Video Engineer of the Year
Sponsored by Creative Technology

Richard Bearpark
Scott Walker
Thomas Evans
Giorgio Devecchi
Chris Whimbush
Thomas Stocks

Rigger of the Year
Sponsored by Prolyte Group

Shane Manning
Ryan D’Cunha
Sascha Milde
Artem Schneider

SFX Engineer of the Year

Hanre Rossouw
Michael Hilgemann
Piotr Szablowski
Sergey Lomadze

Technical Director of the Year

Peter Herring
Nick Groves
Thorsten Dolinski
Alex Wuerfel

New for 2019

AV Project Manager of the Year

Johnny Mitchell
Daniel Hughes
Mirco Resta
Christian Eberlein

Site Infrastructure Manager of the Year

Marek Sobolewksi
Johnny Trichard
Marko Mitrovic
Andrew McLeod

Temporary Structure Project Manager of the Year

Brian Cunliffe
Nabin Kumar
Rene Karnahl
Richard Lucking

New for 2019

Temporary Power Supply Engineer
Sponsored by SES

Vincent Davies
David Angelini
Kenny O’Neil
Aaron Lewis

New for 2019

Event Project Manager of the Year

Tessa Sprangemejier
Michelle Stock
Sajid Sayeed
Ceirah Hutchison

Entertainment Manager of the Year

Peter Green
Lucy Magee
Dean Scott
Elia Mssawir


TPMEA – Total Production Middle East & Africa is the sister publication to TPi – Total Production International (1998), the leading global publication for the live events, festival and concert touring industry, home to the industry’s biggest networking dinner, the TPi Awards.

For more information on the TPMEA Awards contact:

Justin Gawne
+44 (0)161 476 5580

Hannah Eakins
+44 (0)161 476 5580

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