The Shortlist for the inaugural The Industry Observer Awards presented by TicketWeb has been revealed to celebrate the talent behind the talent.

Taking place at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Tuesday March 27, 2018, the Awards will recognise the incredible industry figures in Australasia, covering management, publishing, publicity, community radio and more.

The Industry Observer Awards 2018 Shortlist:

Guardian of the Year

Alana Dow [Jai Waetford]

Jai and his mother Alana Dow

Tara Hart

Tara

Shaun & Laurelle Mellet

Troye Sivan's parents

Anthony Sultana

Ralph Van Dijk

Ralph Van Dijk