The Milton Keynes Digital Awards 2015
Heart is proud to support the Milton Keynes Digital Awards 2015, which took place on Thursday night! It is the first scheme solely to recognise the online achievements of businesses, schools and charities from across Milton Keynes.
And on Thursday night, the shining stars of the borough’s digital talent assembled for the first Milton Keynes Digital Awards, which was hailed a “roaring success”. Prizes across a range of categories were presented to businesses, schools and charities from across Milton Keynes for their online achievements.
It is the first time an awards scheme within the borough has been exclusively dedicated to online work. Hosting the event was Robin Bailey who presented Gold, Silver and Bronze prizes with the help of special guests including Sukh Saini from headline sponsor Pictons Solicitors, the Managing Director of Heart, Ian Stuart and Pam Gosal and Sarah Gonsalves from Milton Keynes Council and Invest MK.
Digital marketing agency Interdirect scooped Gold in the flagship “Website” category for their work on behalf of Biogen, a food waste and renewable energy firm.
Design team, SOtechnology, based at Cranfield Innovation Centre, saw double after picking Gold awards in the “Online Business” and “Responsive Website” areas, the former for their creation of an e-store for the Downton Abbey at Home collection.
Fitness orgnanisation, Hybrid Bootcamp won the “Use of Social Media for Business” title, with the help of Aspurian Digital, while Knowlhill communications agency Headlines won the top prize in the “Use of Video for Business” category on behalf of Lafarge Tarmac.
Matthew Hall Photography lifted the “Small Business Website” Gold and language coach, Lindsay Does Languages, walked away with the plaudits in the “Blog” classification.
Other Gold winners included Elixsoft’s “Budweiser Scan to Win” mobile app design and Tony Wild Camping by White Leopard.
White Leopard, a creative design agency in Bow Brickhill, made it double-gold after also coming out on top in the “Website” Marketing & Creative” category.
The gold award in the “Website: School, Education or Charity” section went to Sky Badger, a charity which helps find help and adventure for disabled children and their families across the UK.
Iain Johnson, from Premio64, the team behind the Awards said” Wow, what a night! “We are thrilled that Milton Keynes took to the Digital Awards in such a big way. “Tonight was a celebration of the immense digital talent that this borough has working within it and we’re already planning for 2016, which will be even bigger and better!”
Other sponsors of the Milton Keynes Digital Awards 2015 included Capricorn Media, Noise PR and designsixtyfour.com
Website: Marketing & Creative
Gold - White Leopard
Silver - Upping Your Elvis by SOtechnology
Bronze - Milky Cereal
Gold - Downton Abbey at Home by SOtechnology
Silver - Aspire Personnel by Aspurian Digital
Bronze - Tony Wild Camping by White Leopard
Website: Lifestyle & Culture
Gold - Tony Wild Camping by White Leopard
Silver - Destination Milton Keynes by Interdirect
Bronze - WhatsonMK.com
Use of Video for Business
Gold - Lafarge Tarmac by Headlines
Silver - Una Tickets
Bronze - Lindsay Does Languages
Small Business Website
Gold - Matthew Hall Photography
Silver - Hybrid Bootcamp by Aspurian Digital
Bronze - Smoking Rocket
Gold - Lindsay Does Languages
Silver - Headlines
Bronze - Kakkoii Club
Gold - Budweiser 'Scan to Win' by Elixsoft
Silver - WhatsonMK.com
Bronze - DHL 'Inside Track' by Elixsoft
Use of Social Media for Business
Gold - Hybrid Bootcamp by Aspurian Digital
Silver - Lindsay Does Languages
Bronze - The Brasserie at MK College
Gold - Sasudi by SOtechnology
Silver - Biogen by Interdirect
Bronze - UCC Coffee by White Leopard
Website: School, Education or Charity
Gold - Sky Badger
Silver - Milton Keynes College
Bronze - Wealth Dynamics by SOtechnology
Gold - Biogen by Interdirect
Silver - WhatsonMK.com
Bronze - Milton Keynes College