Emirates Integrated Telecomm. Co. PJSC : HH Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum felicitates du for supporting Emirati talent
05/31/2012| 11:13am US/Eastern
31 May, 2012
HH Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
felicitates du for supporting Emirati talent
Dubai, UAE: HH Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al
Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority,
recognised du's efforts to support the stars of the future at
the Majid bin Mohammed Youth Media Awards.du's CEO, Osman
Sultan was present at the ceremony and accepted the
much-coveted award on behalf of the telecommunication company
in the presence of Farid Faraidooni, Chief Commercial
Officer, du among other members of du executive management.
This is the third consecutive year that du has supported the
Majid bin Mohammed Youth Media Awards, which this year was
held under the title 'Reveal Your Talent'.
To illustrate du's longstanding commitment to spearheading
the careers of Emirati youth, a video centering on the
company's Brand and Communication team member Balqees Zainal
- who was named 'Rising Star of the Year' at the 2011
Annual Arabian Computer News Arab Technology Awards - was
played, chronicling the Emirati's roster of accomplishments
in the sphere of Social Media.
"It is an honour to receive this recognition, and I thank HH
Sheikh Majid for bestowing it upon us. We are an Emirati
company to the core, and we take pride in being able to give
the next generation of UAE leaders the support that they need
to succeed," said Hala Badri, Executive Vice President Brand
and Communications, du . "By supporting the Majid Bin
Mohammed Youth Media Awards we are giving the UAE's future
journalists and media members a head start in demonstrating
their abilities and talents."
du's support of the Majid bin Mohammed Youth Media Awards
comes under its Stars of the Future initiative, part of its
extensive Corporate Social Responsibility efforts.