The MESMA is an award dedicated to recognize social media excellence in  the Middle East. 

It rewards individuals & brands in various  categories from the country the "Middle East Social Media Festival" is  held in, who are using social media for business in fresh and innovative  ways.


Best Social Media Influencer

Rewarding social media influencers for their pioneering presence & activity online.  

Best Brand Of The Year

 Appreciation of the best brand that validates an innovative use of social media in the previous year.    

Best Public Figure

Rewarding Public Figures with exceptional social media presence. 

Best Politician

Recognition for the best politician on social media. 


Best Social Media Blogger

Rewarding  passionate and remarkable bloggers.


Best In Financial Services

An award given for the best financial institute for their social media successful and effective activities. 


Best In Hospitality

Recognizing the best hotel/restaurant for its exceptional social media presence. 


Best Celebrity

Shedding the light on an exceptional social media use by a celebrity.


Best in Entertainment

Rewarding the best social media use for all forms of entertainment.


Best NGO

An award to highlight on the best use of social media networks by a non governmental organization. 


MESMA 2018 Jury Members

The MESMA 2018 winners will be determined through:

  • Online Survey: Ipsos MENA a leading statistics company in the Middle East will responsible for sending a questionnaire targeting marketing  and social media experts and professionals asking them to vote for each  MESMA category. 
  •  Jury:  The judges that make up MESMA Jury are university doctors with business  degree (well knowledgeable and experienced in marketing and social  media). They were selected from notable universities since they don’t  carry any intention or have any benefit in  preferring any MESMA nominee  over another. The  judging process is known for its diplomatic approach  to recognizing creative excellence. All judges have an equal say in  decisions, and the majority vote rules.

mesma 2017 winners & Finalists


Individuals & Brands willing to be nominated for one or more of MESMA categories, shall :

STEP ONE: Fill the requested registration form

Form one requested for the nominees of:
Best  Brand Of The Year - Best Campaign Of The Year - Best Content Of The  Year -  Best In Financial Services - Best In Hospitality - Best In  Fashion &  Best NGO. 

Form two requested for the nominees of:
Best Social Media Expert

STEP TWO: Send the filled form or any additional material to info@mesmf.com

STEP THREE: Submit the needed payment

  • $500 per nominee

Winners Benefits

MESMA winners will benefit from a wide online exposure through sharing the results on event, sponsors & media partners' online presence helping to promote them and showcase their expertise. In addition to that they’ll receive offline reach after receiving the trophy and badge on MESMF stage in front of wide audience from social media influencers & business people alongside being mentioned within the event press release that will be published by event media partners.