Award history


2015 AwardUKFast

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Winner 2015

iProspect Manchester with

iProspect Manchester iProspect Manchester

The judges said

A stellar year! 20+ client wins and massive growth. They invested heavily in their people, supported the digital industry in the North and found time to support local communities and schools. And they've already picked up an award this evening... (Search)

Entrant's description

"Our 130+ digital specialists in central Manchester work relentlessly to ensure everything we do drives quantifiable, positive business outcomes for our clients through passion, innovation and a dedication to digital. Something we’ve been doing since 1999 - we’re sexy geeks with a mission to simplify digital complexity. This year we’ve developed new products, won 22 new clients, created 24 new roles, promoted 21 staff. We’ve worked hard to support the region through working with universities, involvement in local trade bodies and investing in local talent development."

Shortlist

  • Apadmi
  • iProspect Manchester
  • Mediaworks Creative Search Agency
  • Space 48
  • Stardotstar
  • Tariff Street

Criteria

This award recognises agencies that have consistently delivered exceptional results for clients through professionalism, originality or innovation in the use of digital platforms or technology. 

 


2014

Winner 2014

KMP Digitata with KMP Digitata

KMP Digitata KMP Digitata

The judges said

The judges described last year as a big step up for KMP. It saw them capitalise on their focus and competence in travel to deliver excellent commercial results. And we were particularly impressed by their entrepreneurialism in spinning off their airport parking system as a separate business.

Entrant's description

"KMP Digitata is a group of expert strategists, creatives and techies that create user-centric digital systems that generate real and measurable ROI for our clients. Our floral emblem represents growth as well as the purpose-driven, highly technical and beautiful solutions we deliver. We've been doing what we do best since 1991 and our expertise has benefited clients from a variety of areas such as travel, manufacturing, financial and professional services and charity. We gained 11 new clients in 2013. Our current client list includes Manchester Airports Group, Nokia, Shearings, Neville Johnson, Carrier Travel and Tensar International."

Shortlist 2014

  • Code Computerlove
  • CTI Digital
  • Degree53
  • KMP Digitata
  • R.O.EYE

Criteria 2014

This award recognises agencies that have delivered exceptional results for clients through professionalism, originality or innovation in the use of digital platforms or technology.

The category focuses on work delivered for clients during the year.


2013

Winner 2013

R.O.EYE

R.O.EYE R.O.EYE

 

The judges said

RO Eye is an agency specialising in affiliate program management. The judges praised its focus on metrics and clear return on investment, and were wowed by the amazing results and growth it showed.

Commended

Stardotstar

Stardotstar

 

Shortlist 2013

  • e3creative
  • Mediaworks Online Marketing
  • R.O.EYE
  • Stardotstar

Criteria 2013

This award recognises agencies that have delivered exceptional results for clients through professionalism, originality or innovation in the use of digital platforms or technology.

This award was a separate entry category in 2013 for the first time - previously the winner was chosen from entrants who had work shortlisted for other awards. The category focuses on work delivered for clients during the year.


2012

Winner 2012

Before 2013 the Big Chip Digital Agency award was chosen by the judges from the entrants for other categories.

Code Computerlove

Code Computerlove

 

The judges said

Code's two category wins this year highlight two keys aspects of the agency's work - its deep understanding of technology and its ability to apply that understanding to achieve outstanding commercial results for clients. The judges once again praised the high quality of the agency's output, and said it remained a standard-bearer for the digital sector in the region.

 

Criteria 2012

The Big Chip Digital Agency award is given by the judges to the agency they feel has done the best digital work during the year. The judges choose from all the shorlisted entries where the entrant has indicated that they want to be considered for this award.

This award was previously known as the Big Chip New Media Agency Award.


2011

Winner 2011

Matmi

Matmi Matmi

 

The judges said

What makes an agency stand out is great work, and the winner of this year's agency of the year award has two projects in particular to be proud of. Both of them demonstrated innovation linked to high quality content, put at the service of an enticing user experience, and both of them delivered excellent results.


2010

Winner 2010

Stardotstar

Stardotstar Stardotstar

 

The judges said

The Big Chip agency of the year for 2010 has built a reputation for engaging animations and quirky humour, but its work is also elegant, effective and precisely targeted at its audience. This year the agency is behind two of the individual category winners, and the judges were unanimous this this should be their year.

 


2009

Winner 2009

Love Creative

LABEL LOVE - New Media Agency LOVE website

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The judges said

There are a lot of ways to evaluate an agency's success, but in the end it all comes down to the work. The winner in this category impressed the judges with its innovation, imagination and execution, while the results they've achieved for their clients speak for themselves.


2008

Winner 2008

The winner of the New Media Agency award in 2008 was also Love Creative


2007

Winner 2007

The winner of the New Media Agency award in 2007 was Code Computerlove