Blog | 6 June 2016

River’s Editorial Content Director to host BSME Rising Stars Awards 2016 tonight

River’s Editorial Content Director Claire Irvin, who is Chair of the British Society of Magazine Editors, is to host the BSME Rising Stars Awards 2016 this evening.

The BSME represents the UK’s top print and digital editors across consumer, B2B and branded content. The Rising Stars Awards celebrate creative talent at every level, up to and including deputy editor, and will be held in a glamorous ceremony at Andaz London Liverpool Street. Radio and TV presenter Clara Amfo will add a dash of celebrity showbiz as co-host.

River talent is to be showcased again tonight, as we are also shortlisted for two prestigious awards.

Joanna Levitas, Art Director of Healthy, is shortlisted for Best Print Designer, and Alice Wilkinson is shortlisted for Best Social Media Team for Eat Healthy.

Claire Irivin

‘I am really excited to be hosting the BSME Rising Stars Awards 2016 – and so proud that River is shortlisted once again,’ says Claire Irvin. ‘As always, the standard of talent we are celebrating is really high and competition is going to be fierce!’

For more information on River, please contact Nicola Murphy, CEO, on 020 7420 6450, or email For more information on the BSME Rising Stars Awards, visit

Andy Greening
Andy Greening
Digital Manager at The River Group

Andy is Digital Manager at The River Group, specialising in digital publishing and strategy. Andy also consults on podcasting and video post-production. Follow him on Twitter @andrew_greening.

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