OSN scoops two awards at the Gulf Business Industry Awards 2012

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Published October 8th, 2012 - 08:29 GMT
David Butorac, CEO of OSN receiving the awards for OSN
David Butorac, CEO of OSN receiving the awards for OSN

OSN, the leading pay-TV network in the Middle East and North Africa, scooped two prestigious awards at the inaugural Gulf Business Industry Awards, reaffirming its leadership position in the broadcast industry.  

Recognised for its technology, innovation and business leadership, OSN was awarded Media & Marketing Company of the Year and OSN’s CEO, David Butorac, won the Media and Marketing Business Leader of the Year award. 

“We are honoured to have won such esteemed awards and thank Gulf Business and the judging panel,” said David Butorac, CEO of OSN commenting on the achievement. “Consumer needs and preferences are ever changing and it’s important that businesses keep up and continually evolve. Our success lies in our commitment to find innovative ways to enhance the customers viewing experience and bring excellence in everything we do. We are extremely pleased to set this precedent and see our efforts recognised by the industry.” 

The Gulf Business Industry Awards were judged independently by the Gulf Business team and a specially selected jury. The awards celebrate achievements of the most successful businesses and business leaders in the region. 

Background Information


OSN is the ultimate destination for the widest choice of brand new premium Western, Arabic, South Asian (Hindi, Urdu, Bengali, Malayalam and Tamil) and Filipino entertainment in the Middle East and Africa. 

OSN is the home of nearly 140 channels filled with great value entertainment, offering viewers in the MENA region exclusive access to the latest blockbuster movies, top rated series, sports, documentaries, news, kid’s entertainment and live talk shows. The movie offering includes over a 100 uncut and uninterrupted movie premieres a month so viewers can watch them the way they were meant to be watched.


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