2021 Shortlist


Best Workplace Mental Health Awareness Initiative (Agency)

Alfred – Alfred+

Coderus – Caring For Our Team Through Covid

Hive Digital – Mental Wellness for Team Members

Stickyeyes – How we Stick Together to promote better mental health

Sunny Side Up & Winter lunchtimes


Best Workplace Mental Health Awareness Initiative (In-house)

The judges decided not to release a shortlist for this category. The winner will be announced on 27 April.


Best Workplace Health & Wellbeing Awareness Initiative (Agency)

Absolute Digital Media

Born Social ­– Workplace Health & Wellbeing Awareness Initiative

Gravytrain – Employee Wellbeing During COVID-19

Viva – Wellbeing at Work, Keeping It Real


Best Workplace Health & Wellbeing Awareness Initiative (In-house)

APC Cardiovascular Ltd – Wellbeing Week 2020

Awin – Protecting community through culture in a remote world

Brightec – HappyTrack

Northumbrian Water Group – Living Well

Orbit Group – ‘This is Me’

Plus X – ‘Putting positive mental health and wellbeing at the heart of our business culture’

Techbuyer – Global Goal – Good Health and Wellbeing of colleagues


Best Charitable/Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative

Clicky Media & The Brain Tumour Charity – Charity Partnership

Coderus – Supporting Local Initiatives

Evolved Search – It’s Good to Give Back

LinkGraph – LinkGraph Cares

SoPro – Level Up Laptops www.leveluplaptops.co.uk

Techbuyer – Global Goal – Support of Local Community and Charities.


Next Generation Initiative   

Digital NRG

Jargon PR


Best Flexible Working Policy

Chain Reaction

GCI Health

Gravytrain – Flexible Working During COVID-19

JH – Magento eCommerce Agency – Flexible Working as a Culture

N21 Ltd – Work Any Time, Anywhere

Realm Recruit – Work Where You Want, When You Want & Flexi Friday


Best Employee Reward Scheme – Small Agency

The judges decided not to release a shortlist for this category. The winner will be announced on 27 April.


Best Culture Transformation Initiative

HRLocker – Building an open transparent culture based on shared developed Principles

Autocab – Values Launch

Opt.d.com – Change Roadmap

Stickyeyes – How we Stick Together to create a better agency

Supersonic Playground – Learning & Inspiring: Cultivating an Inclusive Culture Through COVID & Beyond


Best Creative branding for a Business Culture Initiative

Northumbrian Water Group – Living Well

Upstream – Getting Together Again


Best Employee Development Programme (Agency)

 Babel – Babel Career Development Programme

Blue Array & Team Development – Trained in the “Blue Array Way”

Jargon PR


Best Apprenticeship Programme (Agency)

Coderus – Helping Apprentices Exceed Their Expectations

Liberty Communications


Remote Team of Year

Alfred

APC Cardiovascular Ltd – “Radiation Protection in the Clinical Environment” Webinar

Upstream


Remote Working Initiative of the Year

Absolute Digital Media

Broadplace – Remote Working Initiative ‘The Broadplace Way’

Etch Group – People-first, remote-second

Northumbrian Water Group – Living Well

Personio – #winningfromhome with Personio’s Home Office Taskforce

Upstream – By the Watercooler

Velo – Miles of Smiles 2020


Best Working Environment – Remote

The judges decided not to release a shortlist for this category. The winner will be announced on 27 April.


Leadership Award

Haneen Al Hassan, Communication Strategy Director, Chain Reaction

Katie Mallinson, Founder, Scriba PR

Keith Nealon, CEO, Bazaarvoice

Heather Tyrie, Chief Talent Officer, Fullscript

Ryan Welmans, Co-founder & CEO, SoPro


Business Culture Ambassador of the Year

Aron Silan, Chief Operating Officer, Intersoft

Kim Walker, Managing Director, GCI Health


Best Team Culture

Alfred

Bind

Evolved Search

Fountain

Incubeta

Logical Position

META

NOVOS

Recycleye

TIPi Group


Best Agency to Work for (Small – Under 50 Employees)

Absolute Digital Media

Alfred

Bind

Evolved Search

META

Milk & Honey PR

NOVOS

Reddico Digital

Revere

Riot Communications


Best Agency to Work for (Large – Over 51 Employees)

Battenhall

Chain Reaction

DRPG

Future Platforms

Logical Position

Stickyeyes


Best Company to Work for (In-House)

APC Cardiovascular Ltd

Fullscript

Intersoft

LogicMonitor

Techbuyer