Digiday Video Awards

Call for entries

Early deadline: August 19, 2016

 

The Digiday Video Awards recognize the most outstanding and inspired work in branded digital video, video marketing and video advertising. Over the years, the awards have honored industry-leading work from companies like Valspar, Applebee's, 72andSunny and more.

Have what it takes this year? Don't miss the following deadlines to submit your work.

Early deadline: August 19, 2016 - $395 per entry

Regular deadline: September 30, 2016 - $495 per entry

Last chance deadline: October 7, 2016 - $695 per entry

Shortlist Announced: November, 2016

Digiday Video Awards

Call for entries

Early deadline: August 19, 2016

 

The Digiday Video Awards recognize the most outstanding and inspired work in branded digital video, video marketing and video advertising. Over the years, the awards have honored industry-leading work from companies like Valspar, Applebee's, 72andSunny and more.

Have what it takes this year? Don't miss the following deadlines to submit your work.

Early deadline: August 19, 2016 - $395 per entry

Regular deadline: September 30, 2016 - $495 per entry

Last chance deadline: October 7, 2016 - $695 per entry

Shortlist Announced: November, 2016

Categories

Best Brand Video - Single

Best branded content video designed with the purpose of promotion, to build a brand's image and/or establish a connection for a product or service among consumers.

Best Brand Video - Series

Best branded video web series designed with a purpose to provide content, build a brand's image, connection, entertainment, or to drive direct response for a product or service among consumers.

Best Multi-Platform Video Campaign

Best advertising campaign integrated through two or more video channels such as online, social, mobile, email, out-of-home, TV or otther video platforms with a purpose of advertising, promotion, entertainment, engagement, or driving sales among its consumers.

*Must include two or more of the mentioned video channels.

Best Social Video Campaign

Best branded social video campaign created to build a relationship with a brand, product or service. Must have been integrated across Facebook, Instagram, Vine, Snapchat, or other social platforms.

Best Brand Video Destination or Channel

Best branded video content destination with a purpose to entertain or inform customers. The destination or channel may include the brand's website, YouTube channel, Vine or Snapchat account, or other video channels.

Best Video Ad

An in-stream or in-banner video ad for branding or direct response with a purpose of branding, advertising, promotion, education, entertainment, engagement, or driving sales among its consumers.

Best Video Distribution Platform

The best existing, new, or improved video syndication platform to deliver branded video across the web and other platforms.

Best Video Ad Tech Innovation

The best new or improved video technology innovation to deliver video content, measure or support video content, branded contect or video advertising campaigns. The video technology itself can support any of the following media: online, social, mobile, email, out-of-home, TV or other video platforms.

Best Advertiser in Video

The best brand and advertiser using digital video for branding, advertising, marketing, direct response and/or PR.

Best Video Publisher Partner for Brands

The best publisher for brands to partner with to develop and produce native advertising campaigns and/or support video ads. This includes integration across multiple platforms to promote a brand, product or service to consumers or an audience.

Best Video Advertising Agency or Partner

The best advertising, media, and creative agency that develops and executes video content marketing and advertising campaigns in paid, owned and earned media.

Best Breakout Mobile App for Brands

The best new or improved consumer mobile app with current or potential support for brands and marketers to promote, distribute, and/or syndicate their branded video content and advertising campaigns in online, social, mobile, email, out-of-home, or any other digital distribution channels.

Best in Show

Editors' Choice

Past Winners

Last Year's Judges

Jason Berger

CEO
Kids at Play

Eric Day

managing partner
Trium Entertainment

Chris Dorr

Executive director
GOVA

Mia Goldwyn

chief content officer
StyleHaul

Jessica Lauria

senior director of brand communication
Chobani

David Lang

chief content officer
Mindshare North America

Erin McPherson

former chief content officer
Maker Studios

Corey Moss

SVP, development and production
Hearst Digital Studios

Lora Schulson

director of production
72andSunny NYC

Chris Vivion

executive producer
Spacestation

John McCarus

CSO
Lin Digital

David Tochterman

Co-Founder
Canvas Media Studios
All Judges

Entry Process

  1. — Entry into the Digiday Video Awards is 100% virtual, through our online entry system
  2. — Choose the category you wish to enter
  3. — Enter in campaign details and answer the entry questions; word limits apply
  4. — Upload supporting photos, renderings and/or video (optional)
  5. — Submit your entry fee payment online

Contact

For more information: email Kelsey Lundstrom
For sponsorship opportunities: email Jonathan Messina