2014 entries now closed
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The Marketing Society Awards for Excellence – in association with Marketing – set the standard of marketing excellence in the UK. With 25 categories there is something for everyone, view the categories and check the entry criteria.
When submitting your entry, ensure you have obtained permission to feature material from external suppliers as necessary. Third parties should be made aware that the material may appear in print in Marketing.
The Marketing Society and Marketing will publish winning and shortlisted case studies, to promote marketing excellence. If your case study contains sensitive information, you should clearly state this and indicate which information should not be published. In addition, some winners will be approached and invited to present at a best practice event in 2014.
Who Can Enter
Entries may be submitted by the owner of the brand or company, or their marketing agency. All agencies entering must gain prior approval from a director at the client company, and supply that individual’s email address for verification. You do not have to be a member of The Marketing Society to enter the Awards.
An entry must take the form of a 2000 word paper submitted online. Please note your word count on the last page. Creative images should be used to illustrate the paper and aid the judges in their evaluation. Images should be no larger than A5 at 300 dpi. You are permitted to supply a maximum of three supporting documents. The total submission should not exceed 5MBs. All documents should be uploaded as PDFs. Paper copies are not required.
In addition, please submit with each entry an Executive Summary of no more than 300 words. This should cover:
• Scale of the task
• Key results
For an example of a winning paper please view the Grand Prix winner from 2013.
Guidance on Entering
For further information please call Steven Lewis at Haymarket on 020 8267 4042 or Hugh Burkitt, chief executive of The Marketing Society on 020 8973 1352.
• Member: £380 +VAT for each entry
• Non-member: £500 +VAT for each entry
• Charity: £250 +VAT for each entry into the not-for-profit category
• Young Marketing Leader of the Year: Free of charge
• Entries closed on 7 February 2014
• Submission: 2000 word submission
• PLUS a 300 word executive summary
• Authorisation: Authorised by Marketing Director or equivalent