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PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2019 – winners announced

TTG Media was one of the big winners at Friday’s awards event, walking off with several awards including ‘Independent Publishing Company of the Year’.

PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2019 – winners announced

The PPA held its annual Independent Publisher Conference and Awards on Friday at etc.venues 133 Houndsditch in London.

On congratulating the winners at the awards, PPA CEO Barry McIlheney said: “There is so much passion and creativity in this part of the industry, and these awards are for those are really pushing the boundaries and driving the sector forward.”

The winners of the awards were:

BRAND OF THE YEAR

Utility Week, Faversham House

Highly Commended: PONY magazine, DJ Murphy

BUSINESS PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR

Dentistry, Finlayson Media Communications Ltd

Highly Commended: TTG, TTG Media

COMMERCIAL PARTNERSHIP OF THE YEAR

Long Live Vinyl magazine & Record Store Day, Anthem Publishing

CONSUMER MAGAZINE OF THE YEAR

Happiful, Happiful

Highly Commended: Wanderlust, Wanderlust Publications

CONTENT PIECE OF THE YEAR

The Bookseller's Working Class Survey, Bookseller Media

CUSTOMER MAGAZINE OF THE YEAR

Market Life, LSC Publishing

DESIGNER OF THE YEAR

Sam Walker, Modus, Sunday

DIGITAL INITIATIVE OF THE YEAR

LRB Store, London Review of Books

DIGITAL INNOVATOR/PRODUCT MANAGER OF THE YEAR

Simon Chubb, Wanderlust, Wanderlust Publications

EDITOR OF THE YEAR

Sophie Griffiths, TTG, TTG Media

EVENT OF THE YEAR

Connected Britain, Total Telecom, Terrapinn Holdings

FRONT COVER OF THE YEAR

Rouleur, Gruppo Media

INDEPENDENT PUBLISHING COMPANY OF THE YEAR

TTG Media

INDUSTRY PARTNER OF THE YEAR

dsb.net

LAUNCH/RELAUNCH OF THE YEAR

Winner B2B: TTG, TTG Media

Winner B2C: Women's Running, Anthem Publishing, Women's Running

MEMBERSHIP PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR

CountryStore Magazine, Salt Media

Highly Commended: Professional Engineering, Think

PAID PUBLISHING STRATEGY OF THE YEAR

London Review of Books Subscriptions Marketing Strategy, London Review of Books

PODCAST OF THE YEAR

I am. I have, Happiful

TEAM OF THE YEAR

Wanderlust Sales Team, Wanderlust Publications

Highly Commended: Utility Week Brand Team, Utility Week, Faversham House

WEBSITE OF THE YEAR

topgear.com, TopGear, BBC Studios

WRITER OF THE YEAR

Richard Abraham, Rouleur, Gruppo Media

Highly Commended: Sarah Brealey, Heart Matters, British Heart Foundation