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PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2021 – winners announced

On Friday, the winners of the PPA Independent Publisher Awards were announced at a ceremony in London hosted by comedian Maisie Adam.

PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2021 – winners announced
All the winners... Photograph: PPA.

PPA CEO Sajeeda Merali commented: “The PPA are really pleased to have hosted our second in-person awards ceremony of 2021. It’s been a pleasure getting all the independent publisher industry leaders in one room to celebrate their achievements over the last year. The creativity and entrepreneurial edge that these businesses have is nothing short of inspiring. I hope all of our winners are really proud of their accomplishments in what has been a challenging couple of years for the whole industry.”

The winners of the PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2021:

BEST RESPONSE TO COVID-19

Utility Week, Faversham House

BUSINESS PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR

Pulse, Cogora

Highly Commended – Edie, Faversham House

COMMERCIAL PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR

BSIF Guide to UK Safety & Health Industry 2021, Western Business Media

CONSUMER PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR

Slimming World Magazine, Slimming World

CONTENT PIECE OF THE YEAR

The Bookseller, The Bookseller’s Black Issue, The Stage Media Co.

DESIGNER OF THE YEAR

Peter Allen, Magneto, Hothouse Media

DIGITAL PRODUCT OF THE YEAR

World of Cruising Website, Real Response Media

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION AWARD

Women’s Running, Anthem Publishing

EDITOR OF THE YEAR

Jamie Kaffash, Pulse, Cogora

Highly Commended – Sophie Griffiths, TTG, TTG Media

EVENT OF THE YEAR

Future of Theatre, The Stage, The Stage Media Co.

FRONT COVER OF THE YEAR

Electric Awards, BBC TopGear, BBC Studios

INDEPENDENT PUBLISHING COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Faversham House

INDUSTRY PARTNER OF THE YEAR

Newstand

LAUNCH/RELAUNCH OF THE YEAR

Digital Event News Portfolio, Digital Event News and Awards, Mash Media

Highly Commended – The Catholic Herald, Catholic Herald Ltd

MEDIA BRAND OF THE YEAR

Dezeen

MEMBERSHIP PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR

British Heart Foundation, Heart Matters

PODCAST OF THE YEAR

The Women’s Running Podcast, Anthem Publishing Ltd

SUBSCRIPTION STRATEGY OF THE YEAR

Maximising Revenue Generation Free Content Sampling, Motor Sport Magazine

TEAM OF THE YEAR

Marketing Team, London Review of Books

WRITER OF THE YEAR

Tim Bano, The Stage, The Stage Media Co.

PPA SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD

TTG, TTG Media

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