The Fish Girl wins QSMA award

March 28, 2024


Queensland Seafood Marketers Association Hosts 2024 Queensland Seafood Awards

The Queensland Seafood Marketers Association (QSMA) hosted its highly anticipated Queensland Seafood awards ceremony, honouring outstanding achievements and contributions within the Queensland seafood industry. The event was held at Rydges South Bank in Brisbane on Friday night. The Event brought together industry leaders, stakeholders, and supporters to celebrate excellence in Queensland seafood marketing, production, research, and advocacy.

As the premier event of Queensland’s seafood calendar, the awards ceremony highlighted the dedication, innovation, and commitment of individuals and businesses across various sectors of the seafood industry. Attendees were treated to an evening of recognition, networking, and celebration, showcasing the vibrancy and vitality of Queensland’s seafood community.

Among the distinguished guests was the Honourable Minister Furner, whose presence underscored the government’s continued support in driving economic growth and sustainability in Queensland.

Promotion Award: Umar Nguyen, known as “The Fish Girl,” was honoured for her exceptional dedication and innovation in promoting seafood and enhancing the public profile of the industry.

Huge congratulations to the one and only The Fish Girl, Umar Nguyen. Her great and consistent work in the QLD seafood industry has been recognised and honoured by QSMA and we cannot be more proud. If you need the most responsibly sourced delicious seafood, make sure to contact her and she will be your best guide.