ICMA announces Innovation Award finalists by Christo Volschenk in Uncategorized 20 Mar 2013 The International Classified Media Association (ICMA) published the names of eight finalists for the 2013 ICMA Innovation Award earlier this week. They are (in alphabetical order): 1. Classifieds software vendor Hakema (Finland) 2. Real estate portal Homegate (Switzerland) 3. Media group Inform Media (Hungary) 4. Classifieds group Junk Mail Publishing (South Africa) 5. Classifieds platform This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share icmaStrategy Christo Volschenk Christo Volschenk is managing editor of the news on Aimgroup.com and our senior analyst covering Naspers. He brings more than 31 years of experience in business journalism to the team - the last 18 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. Apart from working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, content manager, and copy editor. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day editing the news reported by 23 colleagues in 23 countries from his base in Stuttgart, Germany.