Special Honours

  1. Best Digital Student
    Best student studying a digital course at an institution, including marketing and related disciplines such as UX. Think top students at AAA or UJ.
  2. Best Digital Youngster
    Best person under 28 who has made a significant contribution to digital this year through their work - can be agency, publisher or other.
  3. Brand of the Year
    Company most supportive or innovative in the digital marketing space.
  4. Best Marketer
    Individual in a brand who most supports, encourages and succeeds using digital channels.
  5. Best CTO
    Individual in a brand who most supports, encourages and succeeds using digital channels.
  6. Best Contribution to Transformation in the Digital Industry
    Organisation who has made the most convincing contribution to growing diversity in the digital industry in line with overall goals for an integrated South Africa. This could be through any meaningful mechanism ranging from ownership to participation.
  7. Pixel for Purpose
    Awarded to a piece of work (site, app, publication or any other digital piece) that made a significant positive social impact. The winner will have conclusively proven that the idea worked.
  8. Best Publisher
    What more is there to say. Based on performance in the 2018 Bookmarks and does NOT require a Publisher to enter.
  9. Best Digital Agency
    What more is there to say. Based on performance in the 2018 Bookmarks and does NOT require an agency to enter.
  10. Best Individual Contribution to Digital
    Person who has made the greatest contribution to the digital industry in SA, agency, publisher or other. IAB Chairperson and CEO not eligible.

Demonstrated Evidence of Being a Worthy Winner: 100%