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David Weiner wins award in digital media

Posted: 24-Dec-2015 by Maccabi NSW

Mazel tov to David Weiner for recently being presented with the Australian Sports Commission award for best coverage of sport by in an individual in digital media in 2015.

"It was humbling to be recognised for doing something I enjoy and aspired to do from when I was a young boy and to be in the company of so many I admire," says David.

"It also meant a lot as it was the first time this category was awarded for digital media, so it's a great privilege to be the first recipient, especially as recognition of the work I've put in growing the coverage of football, something I'm so passionate about, on Foxsports.com.au. Each day playing a lead role on Australia's top sports website is a great thrill. I have great excitement for what the future of digital sports coverage can achieve and look forward to seeing it evolve in the coming years."

And what are his goals for 2016?

 "There's not much time to dwell on it in the news business. There's a big 2016 ahead, not just at work,  but also to consolidate the work we've done for Maccabi Touch and to start putting together a great media team for the 2017 Maccabiah Games in Israel."

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