We are immensely pleased to announce the launch of the Digital Awards in Sussex, to celebrate the online achievements of businesses, charities and schools.
The Sussex Digital Awards 2017 will open for entry on on October 3, 2016, following the outstanding success of sister schemes in Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Kent, Surrey and Milton Keynes.
It will be free to take part and entry can be made on this website from October 3.
The scheme will combine the counties of East Sussex and West Sussex for the competition.
There will be a range of 15 categories to enter and the esteemed judging panel will include representatives from major organisations such as Sky Sports and telecoms giant Eir.
Businesses from any industry are welcome to enter their digital work and there is a special category for schools and charities.
Digital designers will be permitted to enter their client work, even if their customer is based outside of the borders of East Sussex and West Sussex.
Robin Bailey, Head of the SDA Judging Panel, said: “We are thrilled to be take the immensely successful Digital Awards programme to Sussex, an area which has a huge amount of digital talent.
“For businesses, charities and schools thinking of taking part, I can tell you from my experience of the Digital Awards across the south-east that this is a huge opportunity to gain very valuable recognition for your work.
“There have been a whole range of amazing success stories from the Digital Awards and many household names seeking an award too.
“In the past few years winning a Digital Award has quickly become a much sought-after accolade.”
A range of sponsorship packages are available for businesses wishing to align themselves with the progressive scheme. For more information email [email protected]
The Sussex Digital Awards will culminate in a Presentation Evening in April 2017.
The complete list of categories for the Sussex Digital Awards is:-
Use of Social Media for Business
Use of Video for Business
Website: School, Education or Charity
Website: Small Business
Website: Marketing & Creative
Website: Lifestyle & Culture
Website: Tourism & Hospitality
Website: Sports & Entertainment
The closing date for entry is February 10, 2017.