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. Best Marketer
Individual in a brand who most supports, encourages and succeeds using digital channels.


4. Best CTO
Individual in a brand who most supports, encourages and succeeds using digital channels.


5. Best Online Journalist
Individual (journalist) at a publisher who demonstrates excellence in online journalism with the ability to use online to tell unique and innovative stories, and has proven contribution to the media industry.


6. Best Direct Brand or Online Business
A company that was born in digital and enabled by technology to build their business through direct customer relationships and non-traditional, non-linear supply chains, where revenue results from the direct relationships between the company and its customers. Think UCook, onedayonly, Birchbox, YuppieChef. The business does not only need to live online.


7. 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.


8. 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.


9. Best Individual Contribution to Digital
Person who has made the greatest contribution to the digital industry in SA (agency, publisher, brand or other. IAB Chairperson and CEO not eligible.


10. Brand of the Year
Based on performance in the 2020 Bookmarks and does not require a brand to enter


11. Best Publisher
Based on performance in the 2020 Bookmarks and does not require a publisher to enter.


12. Best Digital Agency
Based on performance in the 2020 Bookmarks and does not require an agency to enter.

JUDGING CRITERIA: SPECIAL HONOURS
Please also see the Categories & Criteria PDF for more detail on each sub-category

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