• Big Chip Awards shortlist announced

    27 Apr 2017

    Nearly 90 businesses across the North of England have been shortlisted for a prestigious awards ceremony recognising digital and creative excellence.

  • Five minutes with…

    11 Apr 2017

    This week, we spoke to one of the members of this year’s judging panel, Alison McKenzie-Folan – who has played a crucial part in Wigan Council’s digital transformation as deputy chief executive and director of customer transformation. Under Alison’s leadership, last year the council won ‘Digital Council of the Year’ in the Local Government Chronicle Awards and the same accolade in the 2016 Digital Leaders 100 Awards.

  • A big help for smaller and micro-sized businesses

    09 Mar 2017

    Here we talk to Joe Gosling, managing director at Bearded Fellows, winner of Best Freelancer / Micro Enterprise award at last year’s Big Chip Awards

  • This time it's personal: Why winning a Big Chip Award means so much

    03 Mar 2017

    In our latest blog, we talk to Liam Bateman, co-founder of Manchester agency Silverchip on why this year, it's a personal goal to win a Big Chip Award

  • Turning over a new leaf: The North’s great but we need to be more vocal about it

    22 Feb 2017

    Here we talk to Gilbert Corrales, CEO at Leaf.fm, winner of both Best Start-Up and the Grand Prix award at last year’s Big Chip Awards

  • How Uniform stood out from the crowd and bagged a Big Chip

    08 Feb 2017

    Here we talk to Scott McCubbin, associate director at Uniform, winner of last year’s Best Use of Visual Design at the Big Chip Awards

  • The winner takes it all: Why triumphing at Big Chip is more than just a plaque and chance to gloat

    26 Jan 2017

    Here we talk to Alex Epstein, chief marketing officer at BigChange Apps, winner of last year’s Best B2B E-Business Project at the Big Chip Awards

    2017 marks the final year of the Big Chip Awards’ teenagehood - 19 years celebrating Northern digital and tech excellence makes it the UK’s longest-running industry awards.

  • Growing alongside the digital sector in the North for 19 years.

    18 Jan 2017

    If the Big Chip Awards communicate one message above others it is this: not only is the North home to a strong and growing digital and creative-tech sector, but it’s a given that in the North businesses instinctively work together to celebrate their achievements.

  • Big Chip Awards 2016 – another fantastic ceremony!

    26 Jul 2016

    The Big Chip Awards is always a big event in everybody’s digital diary, as we welcome top industry professionals from the North that have achieved digital excellence over the past 12 months.

  • Announcing our 2016 compere… Bethany Black

    25 May 2016

    We are delighted to announce the compere for the 2016 awards. Here, Bethany answers a few questions so we can get to know her a little better...