Prime Media Group’s boss Ian Audsley was named media executive of the year at last night’s Executive Of The Year Awards, organised by CEO magazine.
Also shortlisted were Michael Ebeid, CEO and MD of SBS and Peter Bosilkovski, client services director of Leo Burnett.
According to the citation: “Ian was appointed at Prime Media Group when the company was experiencing some financial difficulty and the media industry was being drawn into a period of significant structural and technological change. The company is now one of the best performing companies in the industry.”
The top prize, CEO of the Year, went to Gilman Wong, boss of Sirtex medical.
Runner up in the young executive of the year category was Matthew Lucas from carsales.com.au.
The awards were presented by Eddie McGuire.