Veronica Beadle (left) from The Gleaner's Mandeville branch gives a word of advice to Violet Chisholm of the Kingston team. Equally intent on hearing is Hope McMillan-Canaan, officer, online integration and niche product sales.
Guest speaker at the function, Donovan Perkins (centre), is greeted by Gleaner Chairman Oliver Clarke and Karin Cooper, manager, business development and marketing.
Members of the advertising print team share a joke.
Sharon Dalrymple, who received the Highest Volume Online Sales Award (Print), gets a congratulatory hug from fellow sales representative Clifford Dacosta.
Janice Levy (centre), top Star sales representative, happily accepts her award from The Gleaner's Editor-in-Chief Garfield Grandison, while Nordia Craig, advertising operations manager, cheers her on.
A surprised-looking Deborah Bennett accepts her award for The Most Improved Sales Representative from Gleaner Editor-In-Chief Garfield Grandison. Looking on is Nordia Craig, advertising operations manager.
Helene Nairne-West seems surprised as she receives the award for Most Improved Sales Representative from her boss, Newton James, general manager of Independent Radio Company Ltd.
Esther Gordon glows as she accepts her award for Highest Volume Sales with Independent Radio Company Ltd. Presenting the award is General Manager Newton James.
If you want information on how to advertise online, then Top Online Sales Representative Nordia Johns-Brown is the one to ask. Here, she receives her award and a kiss from Gleaner Chairman Oliver Clarke.
Talk about integration! Rainford Wint sells both print and online advertising. Here, he receives the award for the Highest Volume Print Sales for an Online representative from Shernett Robinson, manager, Gleaner's Western Bureau.
Most improved online sales representative Ticoan Myrie graciously accepts his award from Shernett Robinson, manager, Gleaner's Western Bureau.
Normally, it's walking in a man's shoes that is more popular. Here, Oliver Clarke (right), chairman of The Gleaner Company, passes his newspaper tie on to guest speaker Donovan Perkins, president and chief executive officer of PanCaribbean. We don't think he will get it back.
Veneisha Cookhorn (left) and Marsha Beckford of the Western Bureau sales team get into it as they participate in the energy booster led by guest speaker Donovan Perkins.
Recipients of the Gleaner Advertising Awards celebrate on Monday at a special function at the Terra Nova All Suite Hotel, St Andrew.Photos by Ricardo Makyn/Staff Photographer
Osmond Brown (right), top sales representative with the overall highest volume of sales, beams as he is presented with his award by Oliver Clarke, chairman of The Gleaner Company. Karin Cooper, manager, business development and marketing, cheers him on.
Karin Cooper (left), manager, business development and marketing, congratulates Sandra Brown-Bennett as she receives her award for the highest volume within the supplement team. Looking on is Oliver Clarke, chairman of The Gleaner Company.