AOP Digital Publishing Awards Shortlist 2019


Digital Journalist of the Year

  • Cat Harvey-Jenner,, Hearst Magazines UK
  • Louise Donovan,, Hearst Magazines UK
  • Rachael King, Central Banking, Infopro Digital
  • Amy Hunt,, TI Media UK

Digital Editor of the Year

  • James Waldron, Chemist+Druggist, Informa
  • Emma-Louise Pritchard, Country Living, Hearst Magazines UK
  • Richard Windsor, Cycling Weekly, TI Media UK
  • Natasha Bird,, Hearst Magazines UK
  • Tim Glanfield,, Immediate Media Co
  • James Murray, BusinessGreen, Incisive Media

The Local Hero Award for Regional Digital Journalism

  • Aaron Walawalkar, Ilford Recorder, Archant Community Media
  • Tom Pyman, Kent Messenger
  • Daniel Russell, Nottingham Post, Reach PLC
  • David Cohen & Matt Writtle, The Evening Standard
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Digital Editorial Team of the Year: B2B

  • Chemist+Druggist, Informa
  • Digiday UK
  • The Architects' Journal, EMAP
  • edie, Faversham House
  • BusinessGreen, Incisive Media
  • AccountingWEB, Sift

Digital Editorial Team of the Year: Consumer

  • Beano Digital Networks, Beano Studios
  • Golf Monthly, TI Media UK
  •, Hearst Magazines UK
  • Digital Spy, Hearst Magazines UK
  • The Independent
  • VICE

Best Use of Video or Audio

  • The REV Test, Auto Trader
  • carwow
  • Renault Vans Triple Header, AutoExpress, Dennis Publishing
  • Rebels With A Cause: The All-Female Motorbike Squads Tackling India's Rape Problem,, Hearst Magazines UK
  • The Smalls x BBC Storyworks: Find Your Dubai
  • On a Knife Edge, VICE


Best Creative Solutions Led / Content Marketing Campaign

  • Get Into Teaching, Department for Education
  • The Guide to Proper TV, ESI Media
  • VW Tiguan Allspace and Heart, Global Media & Entertainment
  • NEFF ‘Food Odyssey’,, TI Media UK
  • The ESPN Luck Index powered by Intel + ESPN, tpf

Best Commercial Partnership

  • CBS Interactive, ZDNet & Google Cloud
  • Curfew; Race Your Way Free, Sky One, Den of Geek, Dennis Publishing
  • Drivingelectric in Association With Volkswagen, Dennis Publishing
  • What Car? True MPG in Partnership With Nissan LEAF, Haymarket Automotive Studio
  • #AskTwice With Time To Change and JOE Media
  • House Of Rugby, Together With GUINNESS and JOE Media
  • VICE Film School

Best Media Technology Partner

  • Delivering Digital Transformation for Immediate Media, Google UK
  • Opinary Changes Casual Clicks to Loyal Readers, Opinary
  • Revealing The Hidden Web to Deliver Actionable Insights, Permutive
  • Hatching a Tortoise in record time, Pugpig and Tortoise Media
  • Future & Sourcepoint: Delivering Content Compensation Through Choice, Sourcepoint
  • STAQ Enables Haymarket to Integrate Buyer Data in Real Time, STAQ & Haymarket
  • Oracle Data Cloud - Contextual Intelligence, Vice Media


Digital Advertising Operations Team of the Year

  • Audio Is The New Black, Bauer Xcel
  • The Bridge Digital Operations Team: Re-Imagining Digital Operations, News UK
  • The Sovrn Digital Advertising Operations Team, Sovrn
  • Universal Commercial Delivery Engine, The Telegraph
  • The Unruly Digital Advertising Operations Team, Unruly

Digital Sales Person of the Year

  • Dan Linton, Chemist+Druggist, Informa
  • Ben Cork, Dennis Publishing
  • Harpreet Kallah, The Times & Sunday Times, News UK
  • Alastair Green, Sovrn

Digital Sales Team of the Year

  • Haymarket Automotive Studio
  • Applications Assured Team, Haymarket Media Group
  • Immediate Media Food Group
  • Investment Week, Incisive Media
  • The Bridge Digital Sales & Strategic Development Team, News UK


Audience Development Team of the Year

  • Dennis Publishing
  • Haymarket Business Media
  • Chemist+Druggist, Informa
  • The Sun, News UK

Best Digital Publishing Innovation

  • The Ghostkeeper's Journal and Field Guide, Carlton Publishing Group
  • BBC Good Food Voice Skill, Immediate Media Co
  • Selling Engaged Time Or Cost Per Hour (CPH) To The Banking Industry,, Infopro Digital
  • Independent Minds, The Independent
  • Clarity, The Telegraph
  • Decanter, Premium, TI Media UK

Best Research/ Insight Project

  • Sky Bet & Football Daily, Sky Media & Differentology
  • Value Ad: The Influence of Display Advertising Within the Car Buying Journey, Dennis Publishing, Bauer Media, Haymarket Media, and Autotrader, in association with Sophus3 and a Top 5 UK Car Brand, Dennis Publishing
  • Amplify: Planning For Attention By Inskin Media and Lumen Research, Inskin Media
  • Sun Savers Segmentation: How Developing an Audience Segmentation Model Transformed Everything We Do, News UK Insights Team
  • Audience Measurement for Publishers, PAMCo
  • Redefining The Value Of Native Advertising, Verizon Media

Best Use of Data

  • Beano Studios
  • Applications Assured, Haymarket Media Group
  • (Project ABM) Enterprise Tech, Incisive Media
  • Delivering The Data That Matters, The Telegraph

Product Development Team of the Year

  • Dennis Digital
  • Immediate Media Co
  • Infopro Digital

Digital Publishing Rising Star 2019

  • Amrit Baidwan, Dennis Publishing
  • Jonathan Whitehead, Haymarket Business Media, Haymarket Media Group
  • Maria Iordanou, Hearst Magazines UK
  • Tom McKay, News UK

The Digital Publishing Award for Employer Excellence

  • Content Consultants
  • Incisive Media
  • Raconteur
  • The Telegraph


Best Online Brand: B2B

  • edie, Faversham House
  • Investment Week, Incisive Media
  •, Infopro Digital
  • AccountingWEB, Sift

Best Online Brand: Consumer

  • Beano Studios
  • Digital Camera World, Future plc
  • Digital Spy, Hearst Magazines UK
  •, Immediate Media Co
  • Woman & Home, TI Media UK

Small Digital Publisher of the Year

  • BusinessBecause
  • Faversham House Ltd
  • The Manufacturer

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