Digital Publishing Awards

12th June 2024, London 

Deadline for entries 14 March


The AOP Digital Publishing Awards celebrate the individuals, teams, and initiatives driving the success of digital publishing. Opening for entry on 4th January 2024, there are 26 categories enabling editorial, product, ad ops, audience development, data, research, marketing and commercial teams to shine.

Enter the AOP Awards to…

  • Demonstrate to your team that you are proud of the work they’ve been doing
  • Reward your team by earning external recognition from our independent jury of publishing and media experts – see the full jury
  • Associate your publishing brands with excellence



AOP Digital Publishing Awards Categories



Thursday 4th January: Open for entries

Friday 9th February: Deadline for early bird entry pricing

Thursday 14th March: Deadline for entries

Thursday 25th April: Finalists announced

Wednesday 12th June: Awards Ceremony & Dinner

The winners in all categories will be announced at the digital publishing party of 2024 – the Awards Dinner will take place at Old Billingsgate. Book your tickets or tables early for the best value networking event of the year – every ticket provides a welcome drinks reception on the bank of the River Thames, awards ceremony and entertainment, three course dinner and unlimited wine, beer, and soft drinks. 



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Lucy Amos

Director/ Head of Social Media (UK & EMEA), The Walt Disney Company

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Rob Biagioni

Managing Director, UK, Time Out Media

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Michelle Brister

Head Of Audience Development, The Telegraph

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Sherrick Chavda

Group Director, Audience & Data Strategy, EMEA, Initiative

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Carol Chen

Global CMO & SVP, Shell Mobility

Nicole Christensen

Nicole Christensen

Director, EMEA Integrated Marketing, Bumble

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Chris Dicker

Chief Executive Officer, CANDR Media Group

Danielle Di Michiel

Danielle Di Michiel

Strategic Partner Lead, Google

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Karen Eccles

Chief Commercial Officer, The Telegraph

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Simon Entwistle

Partner, Lewis Silkin LLP

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Nat Francis

Digital Revenue Operations Director, Bauer Media


Ritesh Gohil

Head of Digital, Partner, Mindshare Worldwide, UK & Neo

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Leslie Harris

Head of Digital Partnerships, Reach Plc

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Mustafa Himdi

Head Of Creative Strategy, Condé Nast

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Jo Holdaway

Chief Data & Marketing Officer, IDNML

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Paul Hood

Digital Development Director, The Sun, News UK

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Jasmin Kaur

Global Managing Partner, Spark Foundry

Alex Kirby

Alex Kirby

Revenue Operations Manager, Hello!

Tom Lake

Thomas Lake

Director of Product and Technology, InfoPro Digital

Alastair Lewis

Alastair Lewis

Owner, Quested Consulting

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Steve Machin

MD of Advertising, Autovia

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Tom Moberley

UK Editor, The BMJ

Amber Moore

Amber Moore

Group Strategic Partnerships Director, Mail Metro Media

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Mia Mulch

Programmatic & Data Director, DAX, Global

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Anthony Pratt

Digital Product Director, William Reed Publishing

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Morgan Stevenson

Digital Transformation Director, Newsquest

Cath Waller

Cath Waller

MD, Advertising, Immediate Media Co

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Sarah Watson

Chief Product Officer, PinkNews

Jonathon Whiteley

Jonathon Whiteley

CEO, Europe, Arc Network

Layla Zghari

Layla Zghari

Head Of Advertising Operations, emap Publishing


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“I’m thrilled and honoured to co-chair the prestigious AOP Awards 2024. It’s a privilege to celebrate the innovation, achievements and sheer hard work that is the life blood of the sector. As a former winner, I know just how much these awards mean to all the dedicated teams working right across our industry and how vital they are as a showcase of excellence.”

Jonathon Whiteley, CEO, Europe, Arc Network


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“It’s an honour to be part of the 2024 AOP Digital Publishing Awards, which recognise the incredible work and growth that has taken place over the past 12 months. I look forward to celebrating the ingenuity, creativity, and passion across the digital publishing landscape, as well as rewarding the teams who are changing our industry for the better.”

Karen Eccles, Chief Commercial Officer, The Telegraph



Entry, judging or ticket enquiries please contact:

Rachel Edwards

07973 843507

Sponsorship opportunities please contact

Chloe Lambert

07917 521395 

Marketing partnership enquiries please contact:

Sheryl Treadwell

07974 663523