AOP Digital Publishing Awards Shortlist 2017

Awards Shortlist


Digital Journalist / Content Producer of the Year

  • Jamie Harris, BT
  • Shaun Lintern, Wilmington Healthcare
  • Jack Moore, Newsweek
  • Stephanie Jones-Berry, RCNI
  • Seb Joseph, The Drum
  • Oliver Bridgewood, Time Inc
  • Zahra Mulroy, Trinity Mirror

Digital Editor / Content Strategist of the Year

  • Steve Walker, Site Editor, Dennis Publishing
  • Simon Brew, Dennis Publishing
  • Alastair McLellan, Wilmington Healthcare
  • Christian Broughton, Editor of the Independent, ESI Media
  • Evan Kypreos, Time Inc
  • Nicola Oakley, Trinity Mirror

Digital Editorial / Content Development Team of the Year, B2B

  • Dezeen
  • HSJ, Wilmington Healthcare
  • RCNI
  • The Drum
  • Chemist and Druggist, UBM

Digital Editorial / Content Development Team of the Year, Consumer

  •, Dennis Publishing
  • and, Dennis Publishing
  • TrustedReviews Team, Time Inc


Best Commercial Partnership

  • Fiat Tipo Brand Partnershop, Auto Trader
  • EA and Gamespot Partnership: Launch of Battlefields: CBS Interactive
  • Age of Design, Centaur Media
  • Global & Airheads, Global
  • Lonely Planet & Samsung Best in Travel Partnership 2017, Lonely Planet
  • Respect the Water, LADbible Group
  • The Telegraph helping Kia achieve their Europe 2016 goals, The Telegraph

Best Media Technology Partner

  • Online Classroom, Centaur Media & MMT Digital
  • Sailthru
  • Converting Ad Blockers to Monetisable Users, Sourcepoint & Dennis Publishing
  • Spotx
  • SSP: Built With Publishers, For Publishers, Tremor Video

Best Native Advertising Campaign

  • Michelin Car connections, AOL
  • Oracle HCM Partnership Campaign, Business Insider
  • Nissan ‘Think’, Haymarket
  • SEAT Ateca Launch, Haymarket
  • Samsung Mobility Solutions native campaign, Incisive Media
  • Lonely Planet & Samsung Best in Travel Partnership 2017, Lonely Planet


Best Use of Data

  • Project Synergy – Autotrader Programmatic and Autotrader Marketing Collaboration, Auto Trader
  • DAX & Haymarket’s Data Partnership, Global
  • Secret Garden, Immediate Media
  • Tracking Energy Demand Trends, The Economist
  • AdReach, ZPG
Best Use of Data LOGO

Digital Advertising Operations Team of the Year

  • Global’s Digital Ad Ops Team, Global
  • Leading The Way For Viewability, The Telegraph
  • Unruly Operations, Unruly Group

Digital Sales Person of the Year

  • Adam Chorley, Condé Nast
  • Vikki Lands, Dennis Publishing
  • Finn Russell Cobb, Dennis Publishing
  • Rebecca Reeve- Kendall, News UK

Digital Sales Team of the Year

  • British GQ, Condé Nast
  • HSJ Corporate Subscriptions, Wilmington Healthcare
  • ESI’s Digital Sales Team, ESI Media
  • Global’s Digital Sales Team, Global
  • The Bridge, Digital Sales Team - News UK
  • Reuters EMEA, Thomson Reuters
  • Time Inc UK, Time Inc
Digital Sales Team of the Year LOGO


Audience Development Team of the Year

  • Bauer Xcel’s Audience Development Team, Xcel
  • Becky Lucas, British GQ, Condé Nast
  • Dennis Publishing’s Audience Development Team, Dennis Publishing
  • Data Insight Team, InfoPro Digital (formerly Incisive Media)
  • Understanding the Audience – The Digital Journey of a Legacy Publisher, DC Thomson

Best Digital Publishing Launch

  •, BT
  • The Lawyer Digital Subscription Launch, Centaur Media
  • Dezeen Hot List, Dezeen
  • HSJ Solutions, Wilmington Healthcare

Best Research/ Insight Project

  • Dezeen Hot List, Dezeen
  • Community Care, RBI
  • Thought Leadership Disrupted, The Economist
  • Using Research to Establish the Optimal Subscription Pricing Strategy, Wall Street Journal & House of Kaizen

Best Use of Mobile

  • WSJ City by The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones
  • ESI Media – Hacksaw Ridge, ESI Media
Best Use of Mobile LOGO

Best Use of Social Media

  • The Independent and i100, ESI Media
  • Climate Change, LADbible Group
  • Grazia, Bauer Xcel
  • Woman’s Own, Time Inc

Best Use of Video

  • The Late Late Show, CBS Interactive
  • British GQ (Haig Club Partnership) , Condé Nast
  • Dezeen, Dezeen
  • Heart & Planter’s Nuts, Global
  • GoodtoKnow, Time Inc
  • VICE UK, Vice
Best Use of Video LOGO

Digital Design / Product Development Team of the Year

  • HuffPost Projects, AOL UK
  • Dennis Publishing’s Product Development Team, Dennis Publishing


Best Online Media Property / Brand B2B

  • Dezeen
  • HSJ, Wilmington Healthcare
  • Campaign, Haymarket
  •, InfoPro Digital (formerly Incisive Media)
  • The Drum

Best Online Media Property / Brand Consumer

  • British Vogue, Condé Nast
  • Buyacar, Dennis Publishing
  •, Dennis Publishing
  • , BBC Worldwide
  • Readly, Readly UK

Digital Publisher of the Year, B2B

  • Campaign, Haymarket
  • Dezeen
  • Digiday
  • Incisive Media
Digital Publisher of the Year, B2B LOGO

Digital Publisher of the Year: Consumer

  • Dennis Publishing
  • Future Plc
  • Immediate Media
Digital Publisher of the Year: Consumer LOGO

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