Olx, the online classifieds marketplace is calling upon all social media enthusiasts to nominate their favorite individual and corporate bodies for the 2015 Olx Social Media Awards (Olx SOMA). The Olx SOMA is now in its third year since inception.
Olx made this announcement at the celebration of the Social Media Day at a colorful cocktail party held in Nairobi. Top social media gurus and celebrities showed up for the event. The Olx SOMA awards are geared towards showcasing the contribution social media has on the political, social, and economic spheres of life. Individuals and organizations that have had a positive impact on these spheres through the use of social media will be recognized and rewarded.
The Olx SOMA 2015 ceremony will take place on August 1st, 2015 and the theme will be ‘Social Media and Economic Empowerment’. You can begin nominating your favorite tweeps and other positively influential individual and organization right now at www.soma.or.ke. After the nomination window closes, a panel of judges made up of distinguished ladies and gentlemen will select the nominees to undergo a voting process. The judges themselves are individuals who have demonstrated influence in impacting the society via social media.