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RECOGNISING AND REWARDING EXCELLENCE IN DIGITAL MEDIA

Deadline for Entries Extended until November 14th

About

Celebrating Ireland’s passion for Digital Media

 

“The DMAs mark a key event in our industry calendar. ICAN are enormously proud to have been recognised across so many categories this year picking up a fantastic 5 awards.
From best retail campaign for Brown Thomas and best digital campaign for Permanent tsb to the highest accolade of all – best agency of year, it was definitely a night to remember!”

- Siobhan Lavery, MD, ICAN

The 13th annual Digital Media Awards 2015 are now open for entry.
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The DMA’s showcase the excellence, vibrancy and passion within Ireland’s Digital community. We work hard to ensure that the Digital Media Awards maintain a high standard: from attracting the best submissions, and ensuring an objective and standardised adjudication process, through to our high-calibre sponsors and the fantastic Awards ceremony, we never settle for less than the best!

“I’ve always felt the DMAs have integrity in the judging panel & process”

2014 attendee

The Digital Media Award categories continually evolve to reflect the ever changing digital landscape in Ireland.


The 2015 awards bring with them new categories created to reflect areas in which the sector is growing and changing.

Full details on who should enter, the type of projects the judges will be looking for are given in each category including a comprehensive breakdown of the grading system.


The submission and judging process ensures that the Digital Media Awards remain the most authoritative and objective awards in the digital media space.

Applicants are advised to read through each category description carefully, and click on all links provided for more information before you decide to enter the Awards.

The 13th annual Digital Media Awards 2015 are now open for entry.
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“Results are rewarded by the DMAs in the digital world everything is measurable so results are key”

2014 attendee

Meet our Judges

The Digital Media Awards are judged by a panel of industry experts who represent a broad spectrum of industry professionals specialising in media, gaming, design, digital marketing, telecommunications, and app development. Our judges hail from global corporations, indigenous companies, universities and the blogging community.

Our stringent judging process ensures the winners in each category are truly deserving. Each judge is assign two categories within their specific area of expertise and experience.

Sponsors

Kantar Media

Kantar Media

Kantar Media Ireland is the leading media monitoring and analysis provider in the Irish market, delivering insight and intelligence on press, broadcast, Internet and social media activity for thousands of Irish brands.
Kantar Media operates in 50 countries across the globe helping clients master the momentum of the media.

AD2ONE

AD2ONE

AD2ONE is a digital sales agency representing an exclusive selection of market-leading, premium websites.
For over 10 years, AD2ONE has been the leading independent agency in its field and we maintain this position through the highest levels of performance and client service.

IEDR

IEDR

iedr says you’re Irish..ie is a local Internet address for local businesses, local government and local services.
The IEDR is an independent not-for-profit organisation that manages the .ie country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD) namespace in the public interest of the Irish and global Internet communities.

Kantar Media

Kantar Media

Kantar Media Ireland is the leading media monitoring and analysis provider in the Irish market, delivering insight and intelligence on press, broadcast, Internet and social media activity for thousands of Irish brands.
Kantar Media operates in 50 countries across the globe helping clients master the momentum of the media.

AD2ONE

AD2ONE

AD2ONE is a digital sales agency representing an exclusive selection of market-leading, premium websites.
For over 10 years, AD2ONE has been the leading independent agency in its field and we maintain this position through the highest levels of performance and client service.

IEDR

IEDR

iedr says you’re Irish..ie is a local Internet address for local businesses, local government and local services.
The IEDR is an independent not-for-profit organisation that manages the .ie country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD) namespace in the public interest of the Irish and global Internet communities.

Past Awards

Winners 2014

Louis Copeland – Operation Innovation submitted by Wolfgang Digital
“Their attention to detail, and desire to stay ahead of the game is evident throughout the campaign.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – OMD Vodafone Search Call submitted by OMD

Bronze -Abbey Travel – Growing Wings submitted by  Wolfgang Digital

Irish Life Corporate Business
“Pensions communications is a difficult challenge but here it gets exemplary 360-degree digital treatment.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – bonkers.ie submitted by bonkers.ie

Bronze – My Money Manager submitted by  AIB 

EightyTwenty
“The information given on this microsite is very important for small businesses and the developers have obviously put a lot of work into making it easy to use with particular emphasis on accompanying the TV show. It’s a great example of how a site can be developed for a Multi Screening TV Companion experience.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – eumom submitted by ICAN

Bronze – three.ie submitted by three.ie

ICAN
“Excellent understanding of how to make digital inspire, excite and enthuse brands online.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – ZOO. submitted by ZOO.

Bronze – CKSK. We might be small, but we’re taking on the world submitted by CKSK

ICAN for Brown Thomas Sunglasses Campaign

Submitted By  ICAN
“This campaign achieved executional excellence in its use of an innovative medium. The result was fun and compelling. “

Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – Centra’s Bright New Range. submitted by Starcom & Centra

Bronze – SuperValu FreeFrom submitted by Starcom

Kofi Annan Dialogues Live

Submitted By EightyTwenty
“A great idea that should be expanded to include other world figures of similar experience that they’d like to pass on to younger people.”

Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – SpunOut.ie submitted by Spunout.ie

Bronze – Drugs.ie submitted by Ana Liffey Drug Project

Komodomath.com
“Terrific effort to get junior mathematicians off to a flying start: simple and flawless execution showing hugely encouraging early results.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – leVocab – helping people talk submitted by leVocab (Simplistix Software Ltd.)

The Gathering Ireland 2013

Submitted By PHD & RMG
“Demonstrated a truly comprehensive campaign consisting of impactful digital content through their web properties and social media, search and digital display advertising, all of which resulted in impressive results”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – Discover Ireland- Home Holidays  submitted by PHD & RMG

Bronze – Abbey Travel – Happiness is a Warm Sun  submitted by Wolfgang Digital

All About Business 2013

Submitted By EightyTwenty
“How wonderful to see an Irish agency take technology, package it and apply it on a global scale.”

Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – Viddyad  submitted by Viddyad

Silver – Lyons Tea – On Pause Ads submitted by Mindshare Ireland

Bronze – Kofi Annan Dialogues Live  submitted by eightytwenty

Quotefish
“Took a simple idea but executed in a way that can deliver global scale-ability.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – WhatSalon  submitted by WhatSalon

RTÉ Player Integrated Entertainment

Submitted By RTÉ Digital Sales
“This has really upped its game in the last year seeing it land on many devices making it a truly ubiquitous service.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – Radio Kerry  submitted by ICAN

02 Media
“Successful deployment of a large-scale but innovative project.”

Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – Dragon’s Den The 6th Dragon submitted by eightytwenty

Bronze – NUI Galway iPoints App for Leaving  submitted by NUI Galway

ICAN and Permanent tsb “Back to Basics”
Submitted  By ICAN
“As far as display goes, this is excellent. I find the concept quite creative and the execution seems flawless. Well done.“
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – Cadbury Dairy Milk Joytree submitted by PHD

Bronze – Aptaclub.ie submitted by ZOO.

Zurich Life – “Dear 30 Year Old Me”

Submitted By Zurich Life Assurance Plc
“Engaging, broad campaign capitalising on all media channels very effectively.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – OMD Vodafone RED submitted by OMD

Bronze – Cadbury Creme Egg submitted by PHD 

Where Skills Trump Spend

Submitted By Wolfgang Digital
“These guys really know what they’re doing, and their entry is quite refreshing as well as being informative.”

Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – AIB submitted by Webfactory

Bronze – Digital Marketing Institute submitted by Digital Marketing Institute

ICAN and Permanent tsb “Back to Basics”

Submitted By ICAN
“Very strong innovation. Very slick media integration. Strong results”

Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – Jameson Vital Ingredient submitted by McCann Blue

Bronze – Meteor Choice Music Prize submitted by McCann Blue

The Arthur Guinness Projects

Submitted By In The Company of Huskies

“Extremely well done submission. Probably best I’ve read.”

Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – innocent Goodness HQ submitted by ZOO.

Bronze – O2 Ireland #BringOnTheGreen submitted by Radical

Education: I did it my way!

Submitted By Saint Mogue’s College
“What really stood out for me here was that the teachers recognised that it wasn’t their job to compete with technology, it was to embrace and see how they could use it to improve the classroom. To quote an old coach of mine, that’s tremendous hustle.”

Louis Copeland – Operation Innovation

Submitted By Wolfgang Digital
“Their attention to detail, and desire to stay ahead of the game is evident throughout the campaign.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – OMD Vodafone Search Call submitted by OMD

Bronze – Abbey Travel – Growing Wings submitted by Wolfgang Digital

ICAN and Paddy Power

Submitted BY ICAN
“Very innovative, keeps the target audience firmly in sight.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – innocent goodness juicer submitted by ZOO.

Bronze – Meteor Mobile – FanFootage submitted by McCann Blue

Martin @ ZOO

Submitted By ZOO
“Love the design and innovation which just jumps off the screen.”

How mobile first drove men to Coors Light

Submitted By CKSK

“Well executed strategy with excellent results. A cool app”

Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – Asthma Coach submitted by eightytwenty

Bronze – Discover Ireland App submitted by Fáilte Ireland

All the Buzz
“I particularly liked the clean, no-frills approach to her blog, and her friendly, approachable manner.”

Launching Huskies

Submitted By In the Company of Huskies

“Distinct, relevant and responsive design”

Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – Making Heineken Music A Must Visit Destination submitted by CKSK

Bronze – Failte Ireland Discover Ireland Home Holidays 2013 campaign submitted by RMG

The Gathering Ireland 2013

Submitted By PHD & RMG
“Demonstrated a truly comprehensive campaign consisting of impactful digital content through their web properties and social media, search and digital display advertising, all of which resulted in impressive results”

FanFootage
Hayley, Layla and Globalisation

Submitted By Gemma Lynch
“This entry took on board the brief and used creativity and design to relay the message. We were impressed with the scripting and use of voice overs.”
Silver & Bronze Places

Silver – All In One Device – A Mobile Phone submitted by Svajune Garnyte

Bronze – Global Development through Mobile Technology submitted by Grace Kelly

Winners Gallery 2014

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