Cosmopolitan South Africa’s acting editor, Kerrie Simon-Lawrence, says, “In addition to being a huge honour, recognition such as this one assures us that we’re connected to our reader, have remained relevant to her needs and continue to grow with her. Cosmopolitan is committed to maintaining its role in our readers’ lives through all of our platforms and will endeavour to develop, and evolve with her.”

The Associated group has been home to international brands such as CosmopolitanMarie Claire and Good Housekeeping/Goeie Huishouding for over 30 years, as well as its own House and Leisure and Women on Wheels titles.

For more information, visit www.cosmopolitan.co.za.