Finalists 2017

Congratulations to all our 2017 Finalists!

The DEAs are the only awards of their kind, recognising entrepreneurs from across the country who have achieved online business excellence.

The awards celebrate not only the high-profile websites and leaders driving online commerce but the silent heroes who develop the systems that change the online landscape and shape our digital future.

North

E-Services

Online Retailer of the Year

  • Christies Direct Ltd
  • eModels Limited
  • Forever Unique
  • Land of Beds
  • Oh Polly
  • QP Jewellers (UK) Ltd

Best Use of Mobile Technology

  • CH POWER TOOLS LTD
  • JH
  • Kumulos Ltd
  • Missy Empire
  • Mustard
  • Scattr

eCommerce Developer of the Year

  • Accord Morgages
  • AsOne Design Limited
  • Digital Six
  • Fluid Digital
  • Shopit
  • Smartebusiness
  • Venture Stream

eCommerce Business of the Year

  • Christies Direct
  • Forever Unique
  • Missy Empire
  • Oh Polly
  • Shade Station

Digital Innovation

Digital Innovation in the Public Sector

  • Angel Solutions
  • Damibu
  • The Dean Trust
  • Kier (My Mobile Workers)
  • Leeds Beckett University
  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
  • Stopford Information Systems

Most Innovative Use of Digital Technology

  • Assenty Ltd
  • Mathswatch
  • Mervyn Lambert (My Mobile Workers)
  • Netbiz Group
  • Pin iT Ltd
  • SES
  • Techno Snowball

Software Innovation of the Year

  • Bytron Aviation Systems
  • Codeweavers
  • Event mApp by Nicomon
  • Hark
  • PCS Publishing
  • Sensum
  • SteadyGo Limited

Design & Marketing

Social Media Campaign of the Year

  • CreativeRace
  • The Crystal Maze (Little Lion Entertainment)
  • Custard Online Marketing
  • Missy Empire
  • Outpost
  • Roland Dransfield
  • Tictoc digital
  • Tricker PR

Most Innovative use of Video or Animation

  • Creative Race
  • LizardFish TV
  • MaD (Media and Digital Limited)
  • Think!Creative (Uk) Limited
  • University of Bradford

Web Development Project of the Year

  • Absolute Design
  • Fluid Digital
  • MathsWatch
  • Sizzle Creative
  • So Marketing
  • Wombat Creative

Digital Business

Digital Startup of the Year

  • Bizdaq
  • eJigsaw Ltd
  • EquiNUtritive Group Ltd
  • Flow Creative
  • Helpthemove
  • IN-PART
  • BritishWeLove
  • Noir Agency

Digital Agency of the Year

  • 2J Commerce
  • e3creative
  • hedgehog lab
  • Mando
  • Pixel Kicks Ltd
  • Smartebusiness
  • Venn Digital

Digital Team of the Year

  • BML Creative
  • CHO Fashion & Lifestyle
  • Clicky Media
  • Fat Media
  • GGR Group Ltd
  • The Imperial War Museum
  • Lo + Behold
  • r//evolution marketing

Digital Business of the Year (Small)

  • Aqua Design Group
  • BizzleIt
  • Businesscomparison.com
  • Control F1
  • Helpthemove
  • MathsWatch Ltd
  • The Lead Generation Marketing Company Ltd
  • Radio.co

Digital Business of the Year (Medium – Large)

  • Christies Direct
  • Gnatta
  • Late Rooms
  • Love Energy Savings.com Limited
  • Missguided
  • ResDiary
  • Single Muslim Ltd

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

  • Dan Conboy, Statement
  • Louis-James Davis, VST Enterprises
  • Josh Diamond, Kolodo
  • James Hamilton, PixelTree Media Ltd
  • Anthony Logan, Noir Agency
  • Luke Massie, Vibe Tickets
  • Urvesh Vasani, Heartface Ltd

Digital Entrepreneur of the Year

  • David Allen and Jocelyn Anders, Shade Station
  • James Blake, Hello Soda
  • Mark Bower, INK Digital Agency
  • Ian Finch, Mando Agency
  • Jamie Jackson, 2J Commerce
  • Mylo Kaye, Dreamr
  • Adeem Younis, Single Muslim

South

E-Services

Online Retailer of the Year

  • Challenge Trophies
  • HackUp Bespoke
  • Innermost
  • Master of Malt
  • Natural Instinct
  • Wicked Uncle

eCommerce Developer of the Year

  • GEL Studios
  • Selesti
  • SO Design
  • Star Digital

eCommerce Business of the Year

  • Love The Sales
  • Master of Malt
  • Natural Instinct
  • Veeqo
  • Webcore

Best use of Mobile Technology

  • Fit Go
  • Gatwick Airport
  • HomeTree
  • StaySafe

Digital Innovation

Digital Innovation in the Public Sector

  • DrDoctor
  • DXW
  • National Institute for Healthcare Excellence
  • Satchel
  • The Shop Works
  • University of Plymouth

Most Innovative use of Digital Technology

  • Cognisess
  • Gatwick Airport
  • The Groove Musical Experience
  • IGP
  • Ieso Digital Health
  • Metricell

Software Innovation of the Year

  • Creative Virtual
  • Event mApp
  • Funding Invoice
  • Hoowla
  • Sonin App Development
  • YellowDog

Design & Marketing

Social Media Campaign of the Year

  • Audley Travel
  • Blue Stag & NERC
  • Conversion Works
  • Digital Oyster
  • Healthy Pets
  • Selesti

Most Innovative use of video or animation

  • Generate UK
  • The Groove Musical Experience
  • Movem
  • Natural Instinct
  • Shocklogic
  • Solopress

Web Development Project of the Year

  • Fifty Five and Five
  • GEL Studios
  • Greenwood Campbell
  • Kubix
  • OFIXU
  • Spinbox
  • Wirebox

Digital Business

Digital Startup of the Year

  • Cera
  • HeadBox
  • HERA London
  • Host Unusual
  • Moola
  • NuRole
  • Unforgettable

Digital Agency of the Year

  • Altitude Design Ltd
  • Cobb Digital
  • Crowdform
  • Digital Oyster Ltd
  • Engine Creative Agency Ltd
  • Lab
  • Merkle | Periscopix
  • Sonin App Development

Digital Team of the Year

  • Engine Creative Agency
  • Fonix
  • Greenwood Campbell
  • The Happiness Index
  • ILG Business
  • RunAClub
  • Solopress

Digital Business of the Year (Small)

  • Absolute Label Services
  • Bulldog Digital Media
  • Click Mechanic
  • Love The Sales
  • LOVESPACE
  • Private Fly
  • WeGotPOP
  • Digital Clarity

Digital Business of the Year (Medium to Large)

  • CV-Library
  • Ieso Digital Health
  • Master of Malt
  • Metail
  • Missguided
  • Solopress
  • XLN

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

  • Aamar Aslam, Funding Invoice
  • Gareth Bull, Bulldog Digital Media
  • Ann Marie Corbett, Ann Marie’s Dressing Room
  • Andrew Jervis and Felix Kenton, Click Mechanic
  • Anne-Laure Le Cunff, Lysa Health
  • Miles Noble, Altitude Design
  • Peter Ramsey, Movem

Digital Entrepreneur of the Year

  • Ed Bussey, Quill Content
  • Gemma Godfrey, Moola
  • Peter Gradwell, Gradwell Communications
  • Steve Miller, The Workplace Depot
  • Andrew Needham, HeadBox
  • Melissa Snover, Katjes Magic Candy Factory
  • Ash White, HERA LONDON
  • James Whiteley, White Stores

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