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29 April 2022

Alexander Zharov wins Top Managers of Business Communications national award

Three representatives of Gazprom-Media Holding companies also receive awards

The ceremony for the winners of the Top Managers of Business Communications national awards was held in Moscow on September 23. Four top managers from Gazprom-Media Holding were recognised among the leaders of the media communications industry.

The Holding’s CEO Alexander Zharov received an award in the “Media holdings” nomination in the “Media” category.

“I am very happy to receive the award in the ‘Media’ category today, not least because this is my first professional award as the CEO of Gazprom-Media. I want to thank the organisers of the awards, the jury and all the experts in the media communications industry for the high marks they gave to our work, and wish good luck and great success to all the other awards participants.”
Alexander Zharov CEO of Gazprom-Media Holding

The chief producer of NTV channel Timur Weinstein also won an award in the “Media” category, in the “Television” nomination. 

Alina Efimova, deputy general manager of Gazprom-Media Sales House, received an award in the “Sales house” nomination in the “Agencies” category for launching innovative advertising products that help to attract new advertisers, create new opportunities and, most importantly, help clients to reach their marketing goals.

Yuri Kostin, general manager of GPM Radio, received the special “Breakthrough of the year” award. This is the second award he has received at the competition. Last year, he received it “for sustained success” in the “Radio” category.