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Monday, May 14, 2018
Brazos Hall,
Austin, Texas

The communications industry's leading awards program

Light Reading is thrilled to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights Awards!

The 2018 edition of the Leading Lights Awards

Now in its fourteenth year, the Leading Lights is the communications industry's leading awards program. Light Reading's reputation for fiercely independent analysis makes this the most credible and authoritative awards program in the communications industry. 

This year we're recognizing the industry's top companies and their executives for their outstanding achievements in next-generation communications technology, applications, services, strategies and innovations through 24 categories.

Plus, for the third year, we'll be presenting three Women in Comms awards, as well as announcing the latest names to enter the Light Reading Hall of Fame.

Why Enter

Make global headlines

Each finalist will receive detailed coverage on Light Reading

Recognize your team's success

Show your colleagues that you value the hard work the put in

Align your brand with excellence

All finalists featured in our awards event materials

Network with the most influential names in the industry

All the companies leading innovation in the industry will be in attendance for an exclusive evening of entertainment and building business connections

Demonstrate the confidence you have in your products and services

Bring your clients along to the gala dinner to join the celebrations and demonstrate your achievements

Raise your company profile

Leverage and publicize your success in future marketing and PR campaigns

We love a good party

and the Leading Lights Awards are nothing short of that. The awards will take place on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 7:00 PM and will be hosted at Brazos Hall, one of the most striking venues in Austin and only a hop, skip and a jump away from Sixth Street. Join us for one of the most enjoyable evenings of the communications industry calendar.

We'll start the night off with a cocktail reception and unrivalled networking before proceeding into the main room for dinner, entertainment and the award of the Leading Lights. We'll cap off the night with an after-party where you'll get the chance to mingle, move and shake with the industry's movers and shakers.

The Leading Lights program and awards dinner is like no other in the industry – enter the awards and book your awards dinner table/seats now and find out why.



204 E 4th St, Austin, TX 78701