2021 Shortlist


Congratulations to our 2021 Global Digital Excellence Awards finalists.

Finalist Assets


Global eCommerce Website of the Year

LovetheSales.com 

Meta, Customer First Digital & Face The Future 

Tidal Digital & Perfume Direct – Bespoke Shopify build for perfumedirect.com 


Global B2B Website of the Year

Black Sun & Coca-Cola HBC – coca-colahellenic.com 

Blend Marketing & Biocair – Hassle-Free Global Scaling for B2B Healthcare Logistics 

Inmarsat & Black Sun  

Parental Leave Toolkit – created by Bright Horizons 


Global B2C Website of the Year 

Meta, Customer First Digital & Face The Future 

Tidal Digital & Perfume Direct – Bespoke Shopify build for perfumedirect.com 


Global PPC Campaign of the Year – B2B

There is no shortlist in this category. The winner will be announced on July 28. 


Global PPC Campaign of the Year – B2C 

Clicky & Toad Hall Cottages – Record Leap in Growth 

Evoluted & CarMats.co.uk – From 0 to £2m in 12 Months 

Peak Ace & Pool Chlor Shop – Swimming against the COVID-19 tide 

Stand Out Digital & Caviar Passion – Tripling revenue using a multi-touch-points strategy 

The Brains & Fraser Hart – Moving luxury sales online during Covid 

The Media Image & Debenhams – Scaling Profitability & Efficiency Online – UK & Ireland 

The Media Image & Kendo Brands – Fenty Skin Global Launch – A Two-Phased Approach To Entering A Highly-Saturated Skincare Market 

WebDigital & ForIT – From 1889% to 5535% ROAS 


Global Integrated Campaign of the Year – B2B 

GHD – The World of Energy Post-COVID Campaign 

Gravity Global & Embraer – The Profit Hunter 

Gravity Global & MAN Truck & Bus – SUPERHUMAN 

Smarts & Diageo Bar Academy – Connecting the Community: Global Bartenders in Lockdown 

The Think Tank & Asendia – e-PAQ Launch 


Global Integrated Campaign of the Year – B2C

Evoluted & CarMats.co.uk – Building a £2million ecommerce site in 12 months using Search 

Stand Out Digital & Caviar Passion – Tripling revenue using a multi-touch-points strategy 

Tidal Digital & Muscat Livestock – A Cut Above The Rest


Global SEO Campaign of the Year – B2B 

The judges have decided, due to the quality of entries, there will be a Winner and Silver Award. 

 

AdLift & Schneider Electric – Cracking International SEO Puzzle: Brings Country Websites Visibility to More than 85% 

Inseev Interactive & MCT Trading – 31% YoY Increase in Goal 1 Conversions 

Refinitiv SEO to the Rescue – How Record SEO Growth Helped Us Deliver in 2020 


Global SEO Campaign of the Year – B2C 

Clicky & YorkTest – Putting SEO to the Test 

Evoluted & OriGym – Gym Closures Realise SEO Opportunities 

Megantic & Highgrove Bathrooms – Tapping into Organic Search 

Peak Ace & Zava – Trust me, I’m an online doctor 

PriceRunner – Kickstarting market growth through tactical SEO optimisations 

Tempcover – SEO Campaign 

Zeo Agency & Acibadem Health Group – Opportunity Knocks Twice 

Zeo Agency & Decathlon – Stay Active, Stay Optimized!


Global Biddable Campaign of the Year 

There is no shortlist in this category. The winner will be announced on July 28. 


Global Organic Content Campaign of the Year 

The judges have decided, due to the quality of entries, there will be a Winner and Silver Award. 

 

Peak Ace & Zava – Trust me, I’m an online doctor 

YouTube Marketing Agency Team5pm & GAMMA – How GAMMA dominates the YouTube and Google search results 


Global Paid Social Media Campaign of the Year 

ROAST & CCUK – The Get It Right (From a Genuine Site) Campaign 

Stand Out Digital & Akt London – Born to perform 

The Brains & DHL – Building Africa’s largest ecommerce store through Facebook Ads


Best Use of Twitter 

There is no shortlist in this category. The winner will be announced on July 28. 


Best Use of Facebook / Instagram 

Stand Out Digital & Akt London – Born to perform 

The Brains & DHL – Building Africa’s largest ecommerce store through Facebook Ads 

The Digital Street & ITC Vivel – #VoiceOfArt 


Best Global Outreach Campaign 

There is no shortlist in this category. The winner will be announced on July 28. 


Best Global Interactive Campaign

AdColony & Moose Toys – Moose Toys and AdColony Spin the Wheel of Success for Collins Key 

Peak Ace & Zava – Trust me, I’m an online doctor 


Best Global Low Budget Campaign 

Aqueous Digital & ScratchSleeves – Baby Steps to Giant Leaps in SEO 

Evoluted & Palamatic – Small Budgets Drive Big Growth With Intelligent SEO 

WebDigital & E-Acumulatori – 34 times more revenue with 5% more budget and 2445% ROAS 

Zeo Agency & Kitap365.com – From Zero to One 

Zeo Agency & Millenicom – Walking Among the Giants 

Zeo Agency & Starakim.com – SEO Saves Power 


Best Global Charity / Not for Profit Campaign 

Route Agency & The Union – Advancing Prevention During Adversity 

University of Plymouth – Plymouth on Demand 


Global ROI Campaign of the Year 

Clicky & Select Property Group – Building ROI Success 

Peak Ace & Pool Chlor Shop – Swimming against the COVID-19 tide 

Peak Ace & TIMOCOM – Rebuilding Paid Search from Lisbon to Moscow 

The Think Tank & Asendia – e-PAQ Launch 

WebDigital & Videnov – From 2200% to 14200% ROAS


Best Global Use of CRM 

There is no shortlist in this category. The winner will be announced on July 28. 


Best Global Use of Data 

The judges have decided, due to the quality of entries, there will be a Winner and Silver Award. 

 

Peak Ace & Pool Chlor Shop – Swimming against the COVID-19 tide 

Propellernet & PureGym – Real-time Keyword Research During Lockdown 


Best Global Use of Personalisation 

There is no shortlist in this category. The winner will be announced on July 28. 


Best Global Use of Research 

Clicky & YorkTest – Researching, Testing and Optimising for the Ultimate Conversion Rate Health 

Hennessey Digital – Lead Form Responsiveness Research 


Best Global Platform / Technology / Tool 

Influencity – Influencer Marketing Software 

Postoplan – Smart, automated social media and messenger marketing platform that allows you to create, schedule and promote content 

RapidSpike – Customer-focused Website Monitoring 

Siteimprove – The Siteimprove Platform 

Squared.io – Google Ads. Automated. 

TrueClicks – PPC Auditing & Monitoring built for Teams 

Vodafone Idea Limited 


Global Software Innovation Award 

Influencity – Influencer Marketing Software 

Microsoft M365 Product Updates 

rankingCoach FREE & marketingRadar 

Squared.io – Google Ads. Automated. 

Stay KooooK Digital Guest – Journey Web-App 

TrueClicks – PPC Auditing & Monitoring built for Teams 


Global Biddable Agency of the Year

There is no shortlist in this category. The winner will be announced on July 28. 


Global Start-up Agency of the Year

There is no shortlist in this category. The winner will be announced on July 28. 


Global Social Media Agency of the Year

Sponsored by One Minute Briefs

Battenhall 

OneFifty Consultancy 


Global In-House Digital Team of the Year  

There is no shortlist in this category. The winner will be announced on July 28. 


Global PPC Agency of the Year

Peak Ace AG 

WebDigital – Elevated Performance 


Global SEO Agency of the Year 

Sponsored by Tribe Global

The judges have decided, due to the quality of entries, there will be a Winner and Silver Award. 

 

Hennessey Digital 

Megantic 

Peak Ace AG 

StudioHawk 


Global Integrated Digital Agency of the Year  

The judges have decided, due to the quality of entries, there will be a Winner and Silver Award. 

 

Battenhall 

Blend Marketing 

Clever Touch Marketing 

Peak Ace AG 

The Brains 

The Media Image 


Global Freelancer of the Year  

Jaime Gill 

Ned Poulter