Awards Gala | March 7, 2019 | Tribeca 360°

The Digiday Video Awards recognize the companies, campaigns and technology using video to modernize media and marketing. Over the years, the awards have honored work from companies like McCann New York, Lyft and YouTube. Already thinking about next year? Sign up here to receive reminders about next year's deadlines and click here to access everything you'll need to complete your entry.

This year's shortlist has officially been announced, you can check it out hereWe will celebrate the finalists and announce the winners at our upcoming awards gala on March 7 at Tribeca 360° in New York City. Purchase your tickets below to join us as we celebrate you, the best the industry has to offer.

Host

Akilah Hughes

Akilah Hughes is a writer, comedian, and YouTuber residing in Brooklyn, NY. She’s been a digital correspondent for MTV, Fusion, Comedy Central, Genius Kitchen, and more. A Sundance Labs Fellow, Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Random House, is publishing a collection of her personal essays. Her comedic YouTube channel, "It's Akilah, Obviously!" has amassed more than 150,000 subscribers and she is currently a contributor to Crooked Media.

Categories

  • CAMPAIGNS

  • Best Brand Film - Single

    Awarding a branded content film that has successfully enhanced a brand’s image and/or increased an audience’s connection with a service or product.

  • Best Video Ad

    Awarding a branding or direct response video (in-stream or in-browser) that has successfully driven sales, increased engagement and/or educated its target audience.

  • Best Brand Film - Series

    Awarding a branded film series that has successfully enhanced a brand’s image and/or increased an audience’s connection with a service or product.

  • Best Live Moment

    Awarding a live video broadcast that made a measurable impact after being featured on Facebook Live, Periscope, YouTube, or any other social platform.

  • Best Social Video Campaign

    Awarding a social media-based video campaign promoting a brand, product or service that has successfully increased long-term engagement.  

  • Best Multi-Platform Video Campaign

    Awarding an ad campaign integrated across two or more video-supported channels (online, social, email, etc.) that has successfully driven sales and/or increased audience engagement.

  • Best Advertiser in Video

    The best use of digital video for branding, advertising, marketing, direct response and/or PR by a brand or advertiser.

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  • STRATEGY

  • Best Use of YouTube new

    Awarding a YouTube strategy that has successfully met or exceeded viewership, engagement and/or revenue goals.

  • Best Snapchat Show new

    Awarding a Snapchat Show that has successfully met or exceeded viewership, engagement and/or ad revenue goals.

  • Best Use of Instagram Stories new

    Awarding an Instagram Stories strategy that has successfully met or exceeded viewership, engagement and/or campaign goals.

  • Best Facebook Watch Show new

    Awarding a Facebook Watch Show that has successfully met or exceeded viewership, engagement and/or ad revenue goals.

  • Best Snapchat Discover Publisher new

    Honoring a Snapchat Discover publisher that has best displayed excellence through noteworthy viewership and engagement successes this year.

  • Best Video Distribution & Programming Strategy new

    Awarding a video distribution and programming strategy that has successfully reached its target audience on one or more major channels.

  • Best Publisher Pivot to TV new

    Honoring the publisher that has made the most successful pivot from video to television.

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  • PLATFORMS

    *Must submit from a case-study perspective and demonstrate how X client utilized the platform to do Y.

  • Best Video Ad Tech Innovation

    Awarding a new or improved technological innovation that is successful in delivering, measuring or supporting video content across campaigns. This technology can support online, social, email, out-of-home, TV or any other video platform.

  • Best Streaming/OTT Platform new

    Awarding a streaming/OTT platform that is successfully delivering video content through engaging user experiences and amplified monetization tools.

  • Best Video Distribution Platform

    Awarding a video syndication platform that is successfully delivering video across platforms.

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  • PARTNERS

  • Best Video Advertising Agency or Partner

    Honoring the advertising, media or creative agency that has best displayed excellence through video content planning and execution across platforms this year.

  • Best Video Publisher Partner for Brands

    Honoring the publisher that has best displayed excellence through native advertising campaign production and execution across platforms for brands this year.

  • GRAND PRIX

  • Video Executive of the Year new

    Honoring the senior video executive that has best displayed excellence through outstanding and inspired work in video initiatives at their company.

  • Digital Studio of the Year new

    Honoring the digital studio or production company that has best displayed excellence through noteworthy production, monetization and distribution execution.

  • Most Valuable Streamer (MVS) new

    Awarding a streaming/OTT channel that has successfully improved business and engagement for a media company.

Past Winners

Judges

Tribeca 360°
10 Desbrosses St,
New York, NY 10013

Tribeca 360° is a newly designed loft-like venue space located in the trendy downtown neighborhood of Tribeca, New York City. Its modern and minimalistic interior boasts over-sized windows that offer spectacular views of the city and create a priceless backdrop for guests.

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