• Big Chip awards - supporting the digital sector in the north over 18 years

    25 Jan 2016

    Big Chip 2016 has now opened for entries - for the 18th time

  • Credibility in awards: where the Big Chips fit in

    19 May 2015

    With more award ceremonies cropping up every year, and many heavily based on sponsorship, it’s no surprise that the issue of integrity crops up regularly.

  • KPMG Blog

    19 May 2015

    We talk to the team at KPMG Enterprise about why they're sponsoring the Big Chip Awards again in 2015

  • MLP Law are proud sponsors of the Big Chip Awards 2015

    17 Apr 2015

    This year we are extremely proud to be sponsoring The Big Chip Awards and the whole team here at MLP Law is eager to get involved with an event that is so important amongst the North's digital community. The awards are known for being the longest running of their kind in the UK, so we’re expecting to see some great examples of the best digital businesses from across the North of England on the night.

  • Manchester Science Partnerships and Big Chip

    14 Apr 2015

    We talk to Manchester Science Partnerships about why they are sponsoring the Big Chip Awards in 2015

  • Winner's Blog - Mighty Giant

    18 Mar 2015

    Motion design company, Mighty Giant, won the Best Established Freelance/Micro-Enterprise Big Chip Award in 2014 for the range of different styles the business showed across their showreel. The judges said the ‘freshness’ demonstrated in their approach to projects such as those with Blue Peter, Conservative Home, and the Wright Way, won it for them. Since then, the business has started developing projects in new fields online and is now working on events, all whilst building a more varied client base in the process.

  • We spoke to last's year's winners, Space 48…

    16 Mar 2015

    Warrington-based eCommerce and digital marketing agency, Space48, won the Big Chip Award for Best e-Business project last year as a result of its work with luxury makeup brand Charlotte Tilbury. Since then the business has recruited 10 additional staff members and turnover has increased 60 per cent this year. The business has won a number of new clients since winning the Big Chip Award, most notably the online retailer Simon Jersey.

  • The categories and their criteria

    09 Mar 2015

    The Big Chip Awards has 20 awards categories, plus an additional two awards that are given out to those entries that have impressed the most that year.

    This means there are 22 opportunities in total to pick up an award on the night, which this year will be held at Manchester’s historic Midland Hotel on Thursday 2nd July.

    The categories

  • The judging panel and what they are looking for

    09 Mar 2015

    Over the years, the Big Chip Awards’ judging panel has featured an impressive array of established talent, and the 2015 panel is no different.

  • Who can enter the Big Chip Awards and how?

    12 Feb 2015

    We’re really proud that the Big Chip Awards is now in its 17th year and has grown to be the biggest award ceremony for celebrating digital excellence in the North of England.