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British Media Awards 2015 – the winners

The British Media Awards 2015 took place on Wednesday at The Brewery in London.

The event was hosted by Natasha Kaplinsky. The British Media Awards highlight innovation and excellence “wherever it comes from – be it in print newspaper, a digital business website or a mobile version of a consumer magazine”. According to the organizers, the awards celebrate inspiring and creative ideas that are changing the way the media industry works.

The winners were:

OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO BRITISH MEDIA

Winner: Dame Marjorie Scardino

APP OF THE YEAR

Winner: The Guardian - Guardian App

Silver: The Economist - The Economist Espresso

Bronze: Shortlist Media - Stylist Magazine App

PRINT PRODUCT OF THE YEAR

Winner: Net-a-Porter - PORTER Magazine

Silver: Dennis Publishing - Cyclist

Bronze: TTG Media LTD - ttgluxury magazine

WEBSITE OF THE YEAR

Winner: The Guardian

Silver: The Debrief

Bronze: The Huffington Post UK

LAUNCH OF THE YEAR

Winner: VICE - VICE News

Silver: EMAP - HSJ Intelligence

Bronze: Bauer Media - The Debrief

EDITORIAL CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR

Winner: The Guardian - End Female Genital Mutilation

Silver: Press Gazette - Save Our Sources

Bronze: BBC Worldwide/Immediate Media Co - The BBC Good Food Nation

COMMERCIAL CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Liveintent

Winner: Dezeen - MINI Frontiers

Silver: Time Inc. - Superdrug Own Brand

Bronze: News UK - Burton’s Fish ‘n’ Chips

BEST COMMERCIAL USE OF DATA

Winner: Immediate Media Co

Silver: Financial Times

Bronze: Zoopla Property Group

VIDEO PROJECT OF THE YEAR

Winner: VICE - The Islamic State

Silver: News UK - The Times and Sunday Times Unquiet Film Series

Bronze: Dennis Publishing - Carbuyer videos

CONTENT TEAM OF THE YEAR

Winner: Bauer Media - The Debrief

Silver: Emap - Health Service Journal

Bronze: The Drum - The Drum's Content team

MARKETING TEAM OF THE YEAR

Winner: Time Inc UK

Silver: Findmypast

Bronze: QS Digital

PRODUCT TEAM OF THE YEAR

Winner: The Guardian - The Digital Development Team

Silver: Dennis Publishing - Dennis Digital

Bronze: BBC Worldwide - BBC Good Food Product Team

SALES TEAM OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Flume

Winner: Global Media & Entertainment

Silver: Guardian News & Media

Bronze: Auto Trader

RISING STAR AWARD

Winner: City A.M. - Emma Haslett

Silver: Mosaic/Wellcome Trust - Mun-Keat Looi

Bronze: Centaur Media - Sarah Penny

EVENT OF THE YEAR

Winner: Centaur Media - The Festival of Marketing

Silver: TTG Media LTD - The TTG Travel Awards

Bronze: The Drum - The Drum Live

AD TECH PROVIDER OF THE YEAR

Winner: Rubicon Project

Silver: Rockabox

Bronze: The Exchange Lab

TECH PROVIDER OF THE YEAR

Winner: Krux

Silver: DoubleClick by Google

Bronze: Blippar

MEDIA BRAND OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Acxiom

Winner: Financial Times - Financial Times

MEDIA COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Integral2

Winner: Immediate Media Co

PIONEER OF THE YEAR

Tom Standage, Deputy Editor, The Economist