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RX Africa celebrates MICE Award winners to top off Women’s Month

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Specialist B2B media company 3S Media has announced the winners of its 2021 Women in MICE Awards with RX Africa receiving honours in various categories.

Launched in 2014, these Awards are a showcase of the extraordinary achievements made by some of the industry’s top players within the MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions) sector.

“All our teams have contributed to a successful journey through a very difficult time, and we are particularly proud of those members recognised by the Women in MICE Awards,” says Carol Weaving, Managing Director of RX Africa. “This is a great achievement to end off August which is recognised as Women’s Month in South Africa,” she adds.

The RX Africa team members who were lauded for their outstanding contribution are:

Industry Contribution of the Year (shared)

Megan Oberholzer, Portfolio Director: Travel, Tourism, and Creative Industries, RX Africa

Innovator of the Year

Carol Weaving, Managing Director, RX Africa

Health & Safety Standards Representative of the Year

Carmen Wagener, Portfolio Director: Operations, RX Africa

Enterprise Team of the Year

RX Africa

“The women named this year have gone above and beyond our expectations, given the difficulties our industry faced. As a team, RX Africa could not be happier,” says Weaving.

The producers of the Women in MICE Awards will announce the date of the awards ceremony at a later stage.


About RX

RX is in the business of building businesses for individuals, communities and organisations. We elevate the power of face-to-face events by combining data and digital products to help customers learn about markets, source products and complete transactions at over 400 events in 22 countries across 43 industry sectors.
RX is passionate about making a positive impact on society and is fully committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all our people.   RX is part of RELX, a global provider of information-based analytics and decision tools for professional and business customers.www.rxglobal.com

About RELX

RELX is a global provider of information-based analytics and decision tools for professional and business customers. The Group serves customers in more than 180 countries and has offices in about 40 countries. It employs over 33,000 people, of whom almost half are in North America. The shares of RELX PLC, the parent company, are traded on the London, Amsterdam and New York Stock Exchanges using the following ticker symbols: London: REL; Amsterdam: REN; New York: RELX.  The market capitalisation is approximately £36.6bn,  €42.4bn,  $51.5bn.*

*Note: Current market capitalisation can be found at https://www.relx.com/investors

Issued on behalf of RX Africa by:

TPW Agency

Dionne Domyan-Mudie