DENOSA General Secretary, cde Thembeka Gwagwa, was a finalist in this year’s Top Women Awards, under individual awards category. The awards ceremony was held on Friday night the 2nd August at the Sandton International Convention Centre.
This accolade added to her being selected as the recipient of the Mary Tolle Wright Award for Excellence in Leadership, which she will be awarded in November in the US. The sub-category she was a finalist in was ‘Public Sector Award’.
Other finalists that vied for the award are:
- Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) - Fairoza Parker
- Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa (DENOSA) - Thembeka Gwagwa
- Department of Education (DoE) - Lindiwe Dlamini (Parktown District)
- Ethekweni Municipality - Dr Anneline Chetty
- South African Meritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) - Sindiswa Nhlumayo
- Small Enterprise Development Agency - Hlonela Lupuwana
- The Africa Institute of South Africa - Prof Phindile Lukhele-Olorunju
Sindiswa Nhlumayo from the South African Meritime Safety Authority (SAMA) took the award.
DENOSA would like to congratulate its General Secretary for the work she is doing for the organisation, which result in her being nominated for such awards.