Samsung has agreed to partner with Kenya’s online publishers by taking up sponsorship of the Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE) blog awards, an annual award that recognizes best practices amongst bloggers.
Confirming the sponsorship, Samsung Electronics East African HHP Business Leader Mr Manoj Changarampatt said, “Samsung’s Brand is all about all about leadership, innovation, relationships and integrity. We drive each of these pillars in the markets that we operate in.”
Samsung Electronics believes in investing in technology and growing a digital community that disseminates information, promotes dialogue and innovation in Kenya and the African Market as a whole.
“We are happy to come on board as sponsor for the BAKE Kenyan blog awards as we believe that the awards are a good platform for developing content amongst bloggers who have gained traction and acceptance amongst the Kenyan digital community”, concluded Mr Manoj.
The BAKE Kenyan Blog Awards rewards bloggers that post on a regular basis, have great and useful content, are creative and innovative. These awards represent BAKE’s efforts in the promotion of quality content creation.
The deadline for making submissions to the 2013 BAKE Blog awards was February 1, 2013. Between February 4 to 28, judges comprised of bloggers and media experts will decide on the 3 blogs that advance to the next round in all 15 categories. These are the blogs that will be in the running to win a BAKE Kenyan blog award.
Online voting phase for nominated blogs will be opened on March 1st 2013 and close on April 30th 2013 while the winners will be announced at a gala event on May 4th 2013. More details are available here.