Media Awards: PPA Digital Awards, shortlist, 2015

THE Glasgow-headquartered media and marketing magazine, The Drum, has been shortlisted in a couple of categories in an awards competition celebrating digital publishing.

The PPA Digital Awards are run by the magazines body, the Professional Publishers Association.

The winners will be announced on the 25th of next month.

The shortlist reads, as follows:

Digital publishing company of the year

Bauer Xcel Media

Centaur Media

Dennis Publishing

The Drum

Haymarket Media Group

Immediate Media Co

Reed Business Information


Digital brand of the year

Auto Express, Dennis Publishing

Carbuyer, Dennis Publishing

BBC Good Food, BBC Worldwide/Immediate Media Co

The Drum, Carnyx Group

The Economist, The Economist Group

Farmers Weekly, Reed Business Information

Men’s Health, Hearst-Rodale, Bauer Xcel Media

RCNi, Time Inc. UK

The Week Digital, Dennis Publishing

Team leader of the year

Julien Letellier, William Reed Business Media

Gemma Mendham, Cogora

Sarah Rafati, Time Inc. UK

Rich Sutcliffe, Time Inc. UK

Edward Vanstone, Hearst-Rodale

Anna Winston, Dezeen

Pete Wootton, Dennis Publishing

Outstanding digital talent

Holly Boultwood, Time Inc. UK

Ross Bryant, Dezeen

Lizzie Cox, Hearst Magazines UK

Anna Fielding, Shortlist Media

Holden Frith, Dennis Publishing

Lizzie Fuller, EMAP

Tim Glanfield, Immediate Media Co

Lisa Harris, Seven Publishing

Guy Jones, Immediate Media Co

Paul Lomax, Dennis Publishing

Sarah Penny, Centaur Media

Steve Walker, Dennis Publishing

Marketing team of the year

Enhancing GP Audience Engagement, Cogora

Immediate Media Subscriptions Marketing Team, Immediate Media Co, Time Inc. UK

Content team of the year

Auto Express/Carbuyer, Dennis Publishing, Hearst Magazines UK

Dezeen Editorial Team, Dezeen

Elle UK, Hearst Magazines UK

Farmers Weekly Editorial Team, Reed Business Information

GoodtoKnow, Time Inc. UK, Bauer Xcel Media, Haymarket Media Group, Immediate Media Co, Haymarket Media Group

woman&, Time Inc. UK

Digital magazine of the year

BBC Top Gear, BBC Worldwide/Immediate Media Co

British Airways (The Club), Cedar Communications

Stylist UK, Shortlist Media

Mobile product of the year

Absolute Mobile App, Bauer Xcel Media

The Economist Espresso, The Economist Group

Readly, Readly UK

Website of the year

BBC Good Food, BBC Worldwide/Immediate Media Co

The Debrief, Bauer Media

Design Week, Centaur Media

Farmers Weekly, Reed Business Information

Radio Times, Immediate Media Co


Business intelligence product of the year

Agility Crops, Reed Business Information

Fashion and Beauty Monitor, Centaur Media

Best use of technology

ADvance for Aspermont Media, Abacus e-Media

Wordpress Re-Platforming, Centaur Media

Brand Response Campaign, The Economist Group

Development team of the year

Dennis Publishing

Haymarket Media Group


Innovation of the year

Agility Crops, Reed Business Information

The Economist Espresso, The Economist Group, Time Inc. UK

Commercial team of the year

Dennis Digital Sales Team, Dennis Publishing

Digital Spy, Hearst Magazines UK

Haymarket Creative Solutions, Haymarket Media Group

Content sales team of the year

E-Trading Broker Insight 2015, Insurance Times, Newsquest Specialist Media

The Profile Group Sales Team, Centaur Media

Retail initiative of the year

What Hi-Fi? Retail Solution, Haymarket Media Group, Time Inc. UK

Free From Content for Holland & Barrett, The River Group

Start-up of the year

IronLife Media

Readly UK