Time’s A Ticking To Nominate The Most Powerful Woman In Media!

Time’s A Ticking To Nominate The Most Powerful Woman In Media!

To complement our Women in Media Awards, B&T is giving readers the chance to vote and nominate women in the media industry who they believe are a massive cut above the rest.

The team at B&T have already formed a list of some of the top female industry talent in Australia, which you can see below, but we’d like your input too.

Have a read through the list at the end of this article, and if there’s a woman who isn’t on there, who you think is, make sure you vote for them in the survey below.

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We’ve already had numerous nominations, and we’ll be releasing another list of the final powerful women at the start of next week for people to vote who they think is the ultimate power woman, so get your nominations in quick!

Power List of Women in Media

Name Company Title
Alaina Hawley Mediacom National People & Culture Director
Aleisha Haslemore Ultimate Edge Founder and managing director
Alice Manners IAB Australia CEO
Aimee Buchanan OMD Managing Director
Anita Jacoby ITV Studios Australia Managing Director
Annie Parker Co-founder of muru-D, Director of Code Club Australia
Bec Brideson Venus Comms Director
Carolyn Mackintosh Clemenger Creative Director
Cathy O’Connor NOVA CEO
Chantal Walker Foxtel Director Customer & Loyalty Marketing
Charmaine Moldrich OMA CEO
Deanne Weir Chair of Hoodlum, Chair of WE Magazines Pty Ltd, Board member of International Women’s Development Agency,
Dee Madigan Campaign Edge Executive Creative Director
Edwina McCann Vogue Editor
Ellie Rogers Facebook Head of Agency
Frances Anne-Keeler Tourism Australia Deputy CEO
Gaye Steele Macleay College Head of Marketing and Admissions
Helen McCabe Australian Women’s Weekly Editor in Chief
Iona Macgregor Publicis Worldwide Chief Strategy Officer
Ita Buttrose Co-host of Studio 10 on Network TEN, Managing Director of Chief Executive Women
Jackie Frank Pacific Mags Group Publisher – Fashion & Health Titles at Pacific Magazines
Jane Caro Writer, Commentator, Lecturer
Jane Huxley Pandora Managing Director ANZ
Jodie Sangster ADMA CEO
Joe Pollard Telstra Group Managing Director, Media & Marketing
Judith Lucy Comedian, Author
Karen Stocks Twitter Managing Director
Karly Leach MD Maxus
Kat Thomas Founder & ECD One Green Bean
Kate Vale Spotify Managing Director, Spotify ANZ
Katie Rigg-Smith Mindshare CEO
Kieran Moore CEO Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide | Regional Talent Director Ogilvy PR Asia-Pacific Ogilvy Public Relations
Lee Leggett CEO Initiative
Lee Tonitto AMI CEO
Lindy Olsen Fit Media General manager, Fit Media and editor-in-chief of Oxygen magazine and Clean Eating
Maile Carnegie Google Managing Director
Marina Go Bauer General Manager, Hearst-Bauer Media + Chair of Wests Tigers
Margaret Zabel McDonald’s Australia Limited VP Marketing
Melinda Geertz CEO Leo Burnett
Mia Freedman MamaMia Co-founder and content director
Mim Haysom M&C Saatchi Managing Partner
Nicole Boyd Mediacom Managing Director Brisbane
Nicole Sheffield NewsLifeMedia CEO
Nicole Taylor DDB Managing Director
Olivia Wirth Qantas Group Executive, Brand, Marketing & Corporate Affairs
Rhiannon MacDonald Mail Online Managing Editor
Richenda Vermeulen Start Up Victoria Founder of Ntegrity
Robi Stanton Turners Broadcasting VP of Sales and Marketing SE Asia Pacific
Sarah Wyse Videology Managing Director ANZ
Sophie Madden Media Federation CEO
Sunita Gloster AANA CEO
Tara Lordsmith Myer Group general manager – marketing
Vittoria Shortt Commonwealth Bank Group Executive, Marketing and Strategy
Virginia Hyland Hyland Media Founder and principal
Yvonne Bauer Bauer Media Group Owner and Chief Executive

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