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Expert tips for crafting a winning entry: Check out our entry guide for insider advice from our judges, stats and figures on what makes an effective entry and much more.

Information about past Digiday Video Awards: Check out articles on our past programs below to learn more about the coverage you can expect as a finalist or winner and examples of winning campaigns.

2019 Coverage

Complex, NBCU and Group Nine win at the Digiday Video Awards: Complex, NBCU and Group Nine left the Digiday Video Awards gala with trophies for major categories.

Shortlist Announcement Video: We announced this year’s finalists in partnership with Nasdaq in Times Square.

Ellen Digital Network and Condé Nast Entertainment lead the Digiday Video Awards finalists: Ellen Digital Network and Condé Nast Entertainment lead the pack of 2019 Digiday Video Awards finalists with four and three nominations, respectively.

Gallery: Visit our Facebook page to view photos from the 2019 Digiday Video Awards gala.

2018 Coverage

Digiday Awards Winner’s Circle: Behind the ‘Lexus RC Real Time Build’: TeamOne and Lexus won ‘Best Live Moment’ at the 2018 Digiday Video Awards for “Lexus RC Real Time Live Build,” a 10-hour live stream that allowed viewers to vote on vehicle modifications for a Lexus RC 350 F Sport.

CNN’s Courageous Studio wins three Digiday Video Awards; The Washington Post named Video Team of the Year: CNN’s Courageous Studio is only 2 years old, but it’s already a force to be reckoned with. The branded content arm of CNN swept the Digiday Video Awards with three wins: Best Multiplatform Video Campaign, Best Brand Video Destination or Channel and Best Video Publisher Partner for Brands.

CNN Courageous Studios leads the 2018 Digiday Video Awards with five nominations: CNN’s branded content unit Courageous Studio lead the 2018 Digiday Video Awards with five nominations: three in the Best Brand Video Destination or Channel category, one for Best Multiplatform Video Campaign and one for Best Video Publisher Partner for Brands.

Gallery: Visit our Facebook page to view photos from the 2018 Digiday Video Awards gala.

 

2017 Coverage

Dollar Shave Club is Best in Show at the Digiday Video Awards: Razor delivery company Dollar Shave Club won Best in Show at the 2017 Digiday Video Awards. Its “Dull Life” video series, featuring mind-numbing boring scenarios — an office drone counting jelly beans, an octogenarian hitting the gym, slowly — was created by its agency Decoded Advertising.

McCann Worldgroup is a finalist for five Digiday Video Awards: Four divisions of McCann Worldgroup were finalists for a combined total of five Digiday Video Awards, which recognize the most outstanding and inspired work in branded digital video, video marketing and video advertising.

Gallery: Visit our Facebook page to view photos from the 2017 Digiday Video Awards gala.

 

2016 Coverage

Valspar wins Best in Show at the Digiday Video Awards gala: Valspar, the paint and coatings company, was a big winner at the Digiday Video Awards. Valspar won Best in Show as well as Best Brand Video for its series about people living with colorblindness, “Color For All,” with EnChroma, a maker of color blindness-correcting glasses.

Bleacher Report leads Digiday Video Awards finalists: Bleacher Report garnered two finalist nominations in the Digiday Video Awards, recognizing the brands, agencies and publishers achieving breakthroughs in video advertising.

 

2015 Coverage

Buzzfeed, OMD, Fullscreen among the winners at Digiday Video Awards: It was equal parts business and pleasure at the Digiday Video Awards, where BuzzFeed, OMD and Fullscreen were among the winners across 17 competitive categories.

Innocean USA, Hyundai lead the pack of finalists for the Digiday Video Awards: There were 51 finalists across 17 Video Awards categories, from Best Branded Web Video series to Best Video Technology Innovation. Leading the pack of nominees was Innocean USA, along with client Hyundai Motor America, recognized in six categories for four campaigns.

Battle of the brands at the Digiday Video Awards, Pepsi vs. Purina Friskies: Finalists OMD & Pepsi Max, Buzzfeed and The Enthusiast Network (TEN) battled it out in the Digiday Video Awards, which recognize excellence and breakthrough achievement in video, advertising and marketing.