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Shortlist announced for EN Awards 2019!

by Nicola Macdonald
Battersea Evolution

The full shortlist has been announced for the 13th edition of the EN Awards, which takes place on 22 March at Battersea Evolution.

“This year has seen a fantastic depth and breadth of entries, from those new to the awards as well as some familiar faces,” commented EN editor Nicola Macdonald. “We can’t wait to welcome the industry back to Battersea for another great evening celebrating the very best of our industry.”

Tickets to the event can be purchased on the Exhibition News Awards website and the individuals and companies who have made the shortlist are invited to attend an exclusive party on the EN Pavilion at International Confex on 26th February.

Best Newcomer

Charlotte Eaglesham – The Event & Exhibition Partnership Ltd

Oana Cipca – MECC Maastricht

Dempsey Raffier – CloserStill Media

Jasmin Mathans – CloserStill Media

Carmen Chan Ka Man – CloserStill Media

Marlon Doyley – CloserStill Media

Lizzie Harvey – CloserStill Media


Organiser Salesperson of the Year

Adam Hart – CORGI Technical Services and the Association of Safety & Compliance Professionals

Jillyanne Glen – QD Events

Ross Barker – The Meetings Show

Michelle Prah – Upper Street Events

James Bishton – Telegraph Media Group

Aidan Gibbs – CloserStill Media

Liz Taylor- CloserStill Media


Organiser Marketing Team of the Year

Kidtropolis Marketing Team – Malo Events

The Marketing Team  – Oliver Kinross

The Healthcare Marketing Team – CloserStill Media

Vitafoods Marketing Team – Informa Exhibitions 


Operations Team of the Year

GovNet Communications

20-20 Events Ltd

Showplace Ltd

Reed Exhibitions

Team NEC – The NEC

Vitafoods Operations Team – Informa Exhibitions 

Maelstrom Event Solutions


Best Event Director

Laura Shapiro – CloserStill Media

Anna Baptiste – Upper Street Events

Jennifer Davidson – Sleek Events

Chris Hall – Upper Street Events

Alex Harden- CloserStill Media

Adam Jaffe – Oliver Kinross

Chris Lee – Informa Exhibitions 

Chris Down – CloserStill Media

Gemma Gallagher – Kidtropolis


Event Tech of the Year

Protec European Events – Advanced Technology Department

CREST Planning Limited & the Halo Event Management System

Online Event Manager (OEM) Platform – Business Design Centre

Smarter by GES

Silverstream TV


LiveBuzz Group – incorporating LiveBuzz Event Websites

Disruptive Live introduces Cloud Expo Live – CloserStill Media

ShowHub – Freeman Ltd

ASP Events


Best Supplier to Exhibitors

The Exhibition Guy

The Technical Department

Expo Stars Interactive Ltd

Event Express

CEVA Showfreight


Priority Exhibitions

Rocket Print and Promotions Ltd

Insite Graphics



Best Supplier to Organisers

Jonas Event Technology

CEVA Showfreight

Aztec Event Services

MICE Concierge

Big Top PR Ltd


Silverstream TV

Thorns Group


Creative Hire


ASP Events


Best International Venue

Stockholmsmässan International Congress & Exhibition Centre

Expoforum Convention and Exhibition Centre

RAI Amsterdam

Singapore EXPO and MAX Atria

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC)

Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC)

Doha Exhibition and Convention Center


Best Venue Under 8000sqm

QEII Centre

Cheltenham Racecourse

ILEC Conference Centre

Business Design Centre


Best Venue Over 8000sqm

Manchester Central

Telford International Centre

Alexandra Palace

Silverstone Circuits Ltd

NAEC Stoneleigh

Olympia London


Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre

Scottish Event Campus

ExCel London


The CSR Award

Olympia London

Business Design Centre

Completely Events

British Small Animal Veterinary Association

ExCel London


Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC)


Best Use Of Social Media

Olympia London

Kidtropolis – Malo Events

London Build – Oliver Kinross

London Vet Show – CloserStill Media

Ski & Snowboard Festival – Telegraph Events

Best of British – Media 10

Decorex International – Informa Exhibitions 

The Care Show – CloserStill Media

Summer in the City 2018 – Malo Events


The Indy Award

Broadway Events

Malo Events

Sedef London

New Scientist Live

Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers (RABDF)

Completely Events

Fitz All Media


Best Organiser Association Partnership

Healthcare Estates & IHEEM


The Dentistry Show and the British Dental Association


Best Consumer Show Marketing Campaign

The IRN-BRU Carnival – QD Events

BOOM ENTS – Grand Designs Live – Media 10

Kidtropolis – Malo Events

New Scientist Live

Ski & Snowboard Festival – Telegraph Events

Ideal Home Christmas – Media 10


Best Trade Show Marketing Campaign

ADIPEC 2018- dmg events

Labelexpo Americas 2018 – Tarsus Group

Undersea Defence Technology 2018 – Clarion Events

London Build – Oliver Kinross

Lab Innovation 2018 – Easyfairs

ADF&PCD 2018 – Easyfairs

Farnborough International Airshow 2018 – Farnborough International

The London Vet Show- CloserStill Media

The Dentistry Show- CloserStill Media

eCommerce Expo- CloserStill Media

Best Practice Show – CloserStill Media

Vitafoods Asia 2018 – Informa Exhibitions 


Best Feature Area

InstallerINVENT at Installer2018 – Lyrical Communications

The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre

Soapbox at Completely Retail Marketplace – Completely Events

The Retail Lab at GLEE 2018 by GES – ITE Group

Plastic Free Aisle – Easyfairs

DevOps Live at Cloud Expo Europe – CloserStill Media

The Bar design by Lambart and Browne design studio at Decorex International – Informa Exhibitions 

Protecting Urban Spaces Demonstrator at International Security Expo 2018 – Nineteen Events


Best Brand Expansion

The Big 5 Construct Egypt – dmg events

Kidtropolis – Malo Events

London Concours – Thorough Events

Build Portfolio – Oliver Kinross

Big Data World Singapore – CloserStill Media

Design Joburg – Media 10

Cloud & Cyber Security Expo – CloserStill Media

DogFest West 2018 – Fitz All Media

Accountex Portfolio – Diversified Communications UK


Show Rising Star

JTrade 2018- JTrade

MotorsportDays LIVE- BWR Media Ltd

Kidtropolis – Malo Events

Blockchain Live – GovNet

London Concours – Thorough Events

Aid&Trade London – Sedef London

Love Island Live – Media 10

This Morning Live- Media 10

Dogfest West 2018 – Fitz All Media

Accountex Summit North – Diversified Communications

The National Running Show – Raccoon Events


Best Consumer Show

Festival of Quilts – Upper Street Events

This Morning Live – Media 10

Kidtropolis – Malo Events

Concours of Elegance – Thorough Events

New Scientist Live – New Scientist

Ski & Snowboard Festival – Telegraph Events

DogFest West 2018 – Fitz All Media

Summer in the City – Malo Events


Best Trade Show

Installer 2018- Lyrical Communications

MACH 2018 – The Manufacturing Technologies Association

Farnborough International Airshow – Farnborough International

Completely Retail Marketplace – Completely Events

London Build – Oliver Kinross

Lab Innovations 2018 – Easyfairs

The Care Show – CloserStill Media

The Clinical Pharmacy Congress – CloserStill Media

The Dentistry Show 2018 – CloserStill Media

EMEX, The Energy Management Exhibition – HEELEC Ltd in partnership with the Energy Managers Association

International Security Expo 2018 – Nineteen Events

Cloud Security Expo 2018 – CloserStill Media


Best International Trade Show

ADIPEC 18 – dmg events

Future Energy Asia 2018 – dmg events 

Gastech 2018 – dmg events

EDEX (Egypt Defence Expo) – Clarion Events Ltd

Design Joburg – Media 10

Labelexpo Americas 2018 – Tarsus Group

Aerosol & Dispensing Forum and Packaging of Perfume Cosmetics & Design 2018 – Easyfairs

The Best of British – Media 10

New York Vet- CloserStill Media

Vitafoods Europe 2018 – Informa Exhibitions 

Vitafoods Asia 2018 – Informa Exhibitions 

Singapore Technology Portfolio – CloserStill Media

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