The winners of the 2019 annual New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards were announced at Montecasino in Johannesburg, over the weekend.
This year, nearly 400 entries from across 43 categories were received – which the panel of 18 judges then selected the winners from.
The finalists of the 2019 New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards have been announced.
5 Sep 2019
And the 2019 New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards goes to… Best Revenue Generating Marketing Campaign or Event Gold Winner – Vodacom South Africa - Team Red, Vodacom Video Ticket Gold Winner – Vodacom South Africa - Team Red, Summer Gigs Silver Winner – Suzuki South Africa - Penquin and Spitfire Inbound, #AllTheRightFeels – Suzuki Swift Launch Silver Winner – Weylandts - Digital Optimisation in partnership with M&C Saatchi Connect, Marconi 20 Year Campaign Bronze Winner – Wimpy - Sauce Advertising, Cups for Votes Best Social Media Reach from an Event Silver Winner – Cricket South Africa – Levergy, Mzansi Super League Bronze Winner – Michelin Tyre Co SA - Futuretech Media, Michelin Passion Experience 2019 Best Online Competition Gold Winner – Vodacom South Africa - Team Red, Vodacom Super Proposal Gold Winner – Avbob Mutual Assurance Society – Brand et al, The Avbob Poetry Project Silver Winner – Manhattan Iced Tea - Joe Public Connect, Shop Manhattan Style Best Use of Technical Innovation Gold Winner – Anglo American – Joe Public Connect, Instamine Gold Winner – Associated Media Publishing, Ready to Shop Silver Winner – Johnson & Johnson – G&G Digital, Listerine Dental Academy Bronze Winner – Shell South Africa - Futuretech Media & MediaCom, Shell 5in5 Best Low Budget Campaign Gold Winner – Tiger Brands - Hello Square, The Mega Mash-Up – Tinkies Silver Winner – Hill’s Pet Nutrition - Kilmer and Cruise, “Just a little extra” Vest Bronze Winner – New Balance – Levergy, Worn As One Bronze Winner – Voltex South Africa – CBR Marketing Solutions, No Power No Problem Mobile Marketing Excellence Gold Winner – Anglo American – Joe Public Connect, Instamine Gold Winner – Mobile Marketing Excellence, Vodacom South Africa - Team Red, Vodacom Summer 2018 – Summer Gigs Gold Winner – Vodacom South Africa - Team Red, Vodacom Super Proposal Blogging Excellence Silver Winner – Elite-CV, www.elite-cv.com Silver Winner – Gauteng Tourism Authority - Flow Communications, Gauteng Tourism Authority’s Blog Content Most Innovative Use of Social Media by a Corporate Gold Winner – DSTV – Ogilvy South Africa, Africa United Gold Winner – Unilever – Digitas Liquorice, Hellmann’s Delicious Surprise Silver Winner – SuperSport – Levergy, Front Row Football Most Innovative Gamification Campaign Gold Winner – Unilever - Gorilla Creative Media, Axe Level Up Best Community Engagement Award Gold Winner – CellC – ARC Interactive, CellCgirl Gold Winner – Old Spice – MediaCom, Inja Ye Game (Top Dog) Silver Winner – Mexem – G&G Digital, Mexem #MindYourBusiness Bronze Winner – Femagene – Have You Heard Marketing (Pty) Ltd, Best Community Engagement Excellence in Content Marketing Silver Winner – AB inBev South Africa - DNA Brand Architects, iLobola Nge Bhubesi Silver Winner – MINI South Africa - John Brown South Africa, Mini-Clubman Silver Winner – Vodacom South Africa – Cerebra, Datawyze Best Online PR Campaign Gold Winner – Sasol – Levergy, #Limitless Silver Winner – Roche South Africa – G&G Digital, Roche Haemophilia Campaign Bronze Winner – The Road Accident Fund – Flow Communications, #AlwaysRemember Best Integrated Marketing Campaign by a Corporate Gold Winner – First National Bank - BrandTruth//DGTL, #BlackFridayMe Campaign Silver Winner – Suzuki South Africa – Penquin and Spitfire Inbound, #AllTheRightFeels – Suzuki Swift Launch Bronze Winner – Mondelez – Wunderman Thompson, Mzansi Love Songs Most Viral Campaign Bronze Winner – Old Mutual South Africa, Budget Speech 2019: #ThatsAGreatIdea #BudgetSpeechComp Best Use of Social Media to Research and Evaluate Silver Winner – GynaGuard – Joe Public Connect, #12OfficialVaginas Bronze Winner – The Road Accident Fund - Flow Communications, #AlwaysRemember Most Innovative use of Digital Media by a Corporate Gold Winner – South African Breweries – Joe Public Connect, Beer Finder: SA Silver Winner – Weylandts – Digital Optimisation in partnership with M&C Saatchi Connect, Marconi 20 Year Campaign Bronze Winner – ABInBev South Africa - DNA Brand Architects, iLobola Nge Bhubesi Best Augmented Reality Marketing Campaign by an Agency Silver Winner – bizAR Reality - Burger King SA, BK Gone Wild Most Innovative App Developed by an Agency Bronze Winner – Arc Interactive - Dis-Chem, Dis-Chem App Bronze Winner – Digitas Liquorice – Unilever, Knorr Takeaway Takeover Most Viral Campaign by an Agency Silver Winner – MediaCom - Coca-Cola South Africa, #ShareACokeWithMe Silver Winner – The 13th Floor Where Creatives Live – Dunlop South Africa, Dunlop Warrior Women Bronze Winner – Sauce Advertising – Wimpy, Cups for Votes Most Innovative Digital Media Campaign by a Small Agency Gold Winner – Hello Square – Tiger Brands, The Mega Mash-Up - Tinkies Most Innovative Digital Media Campaign by a Med-Large Agency Gold Winner – BrandTruth//DGTL - First National Bank, FNB SWITCH WITH A SELFIE Gold Winner – Digitas Liquorice – Unilever, Omo Don’t Fear the Dirt Gold Winner – DNA Brand Architects - ABInBev South Africa, iLobola Nge Bhubesi Gold Winner – G&G Digital – Johnson & Johnson (PTY) Ltd, Listerine Dental Academy Gold Winner – Vizeum SA – IndieFin, Mullets Campaign Silver Winner – Flume Digital Marketing & PR - Love Justice, HT Modelling Best Influencer Marketing Campaign by an Agency Silver Winner – Ogilvy South Africa – DSTV, Africa United Bronze Winner – Eclipse Public Relations and King James Group – Netflix, Netflix Man In A Van Best Integrated Marketing Campaign by an Agency Gold Winner – Arc Interactive – CellC, CellCgirl Gold Winner – MediaCom – Old Spice, Inja Ye Game (Top Dog) Silver Winner – Playmakers Sponsorship – Coca-Cola South Africa, #CokeScoreChallenge Bronze Winner – John Brown South Africa – Pick n Pay, Fresh Campaign Most Innovative Social Media Campaign by a Med-Large Agency Gold Winner – Digitas Liquorice – Unilever, Hellmann’s Delicious Surprise Gold Winner – Penquin – Suzuki South Africa, #AllTheRightFeels – Suzuki Swift Launch Gold Winner – Wunderman Thompson – Mondelez, Mzansi Love Songs Silver Winner – Gorilla Creative Media – Unilever, Axe Level Up Bronze Winner – The Niche Guys – Unilever, The Dodgy Dealer Most Innovative Social Media Campaign by a Small Agency Silver Winner – Positive Dialogue Communications – Land Rover South Africa, The Land Rover #Exploremore Challenge Bronze Winner – FCB Durban – The Young Independents, TYI Top 100 Best Corporate Website Gold Winner – Seychelles Tourism Board – Joe Public Connect, Explore Seychelles Silver Winner – Morocco Tourism Board - Joe Public Connect, Moments in Morocco Bronze Winner – Life Healthcare - John Brown South Africa, Life Healthcare Corporate Website Best Marketing Automation Campaign Gold Winner – The IIE’s Varsity College – Conversation LAB, The IIE’s Varsity College Bots Silver Winner – Suzuki Auto South Africa – Penquin and Spitfire Inbound, Jimny - Born for this Bronze Winner – Johnson & Johnson (PTY) Ltd - G&G Digital, Listerine Dental Academy Best Online Newsletter Silver Winner – Pick n Pay - John Brown South Africa, Supper Sorted Mailers Bronze Winner – Godrej Consumer Products – Conversation LAB, Godrej Weekly Snippet Bronze Winner – The Nelson Mandela Foundation – Flow Communications, News from the Nelson Mandela Foundation Best Use of Podcast/Vlog to Promote a Brand or Event Gold Winner – CliffCentral.com, Blind History Silver Winner – Coronation Fund Managers – Vizeum SA, Let’s Be Honest Bronze Winner – Just Property - hoola Modern Agency, #YourStorey The New Generation Top Graphic Designer Award Gold Winner – Siyabonga Nhlanhla Ntamela, Conversation LAB The New Generation Best Individual Influencer Marketer Award Gold Winner – Tara Turkington, Flow Communication The New Generation Small Agency of the Year Award Gold Winner – ARC Interactive The New Generation Digital Brand of the Year Award Gold Winner – Suzuki South Africa – Suzuki Swift Launch, Penquin and Spitfire Inbound The New Generation Social Wiz Award Gold Winner – Nosipho Maseko, Joe Public Connect The New Generation Med-Large Agency of the Year Award Gold Winner – Joe Public Connect The New Generation Best Agency Community Engagement Manager Award Gold Winner – Londeka Mkhize, Joe Public Connect The New Generation Overall Social & Digital Corporate of the Year Award Gold Winner – Vodacom South Africa The New Generation Online Strategy of the Year Award Gold Winner – ARC South Africa, One Day Only - Always on Media The New Generation Overall Student of the Year Award Gold Winner – Aaliyah Tia Singh – University of Johannesburg, Repurposed Inventions For updates, follow the New Generation Awards on Facebook , Twitter and visit the website by clicking here.