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Mediatel Media Research Awards 2022

Celebrating outstanding research

Thursday 10 March 2022

The highly popular Mediatel Media Research Awards return for a seventh time, following a pandemic pause. A range of categories cover survey design, data science, analysis and communication, whilst an overall winner will be awarded the much coveted Grand Prix.

These awards showcase innovation, effectiveness and business impact and are open to research and media agencies, media owners and industry bodies. Culminating in an awards lunch on Thursday 10 March 2022, we will celebrate the very best that media research has to offer.

Important dates:

Open for entries - from Wednesday 1 September 2021
First deadline - Friday 22 October 2021. Entry fee: £199 +VAT
Final deadline - Friday 29 October 2021. Entry fee: £249 +VAT (late entry booking fee applies)

Click here to download the Mediatel Media Research Awards Entry Guide

Categories

1 Best custom media research project – trade body

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2 Best custom media research project – media owner

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3 Best custom media research project – agency

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4 Best media research tracking or syndicated project

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5 Best international media research project

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6 Pulse of the nation

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7 Best use of data sets

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8 Best data analysis software

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9 Outstanding data communication

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10 Research effectiveness award

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11 Media agency of the year

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12 Media owner/trade body of the year

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13 Research agency of the year

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14 Rising star

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Judges

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    Head of Judges: Belinda Beeftink

    Director of Research, IPA

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    Fanny Carouge

    Head of Analytics & Insights, Europe, Samsung Ads

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    Martin Greenbank

    Head of Advertising Research & Development, Channel 4

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    Omar Oakes

    Editor, Mediatel News

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    Andy Pang

    Head of Marketing Science, Snap

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    Pauline Robson

    Managing Partner, Mediacom

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    Danny Russell

    Owner, Russell Consulting.

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    Kate Rutter

    Head of Commercial Insight, Global

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    Denise Turner

    Director of Research & Insight, Newsworks

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    Louise Twycross-Lewis

    Head of Insight, PHD Media

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Head of Judges: Belinda Beeftink

Director of Research, IPA

Belinda Beeftink is the Research Director of the IPA - the charted institute for UK communications agencies. In this role she is responsible for representing agency interests on all the UK industry media research contracts. (i.e. ABC, BARB, JICMAIL, JICPOPS, JICREG, JICWEBS, PAMCO, RAJAR, Route and UKOM) at both board and technical levels. Belinda is also responsible for the IPA TouchPoints Survey which provides a time-based view of how media usage fits into consumers’ daily lives and the first, industry-available, cross media channel planner. Belinda is a frequent speaker at conferences and seminars around the world. She is a past chairman of the UK Media Research Group.


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Fanny Carouge

Head of Analytics & Insights, Europe, Samsung Ads

Fanny has over 19 years experience in marketing research. Prior to joining SamsungAds to head the Analytics & Insights team one year ago, Fanny was Senior Director of Research at Ipsos Mori for three years. Before then, Fanny was Head of Research at Yahoo, responsible for digital media and advertising research for the UK/EMEA market; involved in digital measurement, first party data analytics, brand effectiveness, vertical and thought leadership research. Prior to working at Yahoo, Fanny worked for Unanimis/Orange Digital where she lead the Research department. During her time there, Orange received the Mobile Internet category IAB Award. Before starting in the media industry, she has worked in various roles in Healthcare marketing research and consumer research for Harris Interactive France. Her career began in Marketing in the Nuclear and Telematics industry.


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Martin Greenbank

Head of Advertising Research & Development, Channel 4

Martin is C4’s Head of Advertising Research & Development, having joined from Havas agency Arena 7 years ago. He has; over 25 years of media planning and insight experience to C4, is the channel’s BARB board member, and was awarded an IPA Honorary Fellowship in 2014 in recognition of his contribution to media, advertising and audience research. He lives in Guildford with wife Katie, and their 3 children who have never seen him without a beard.


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Omar Oakes

Editor, Mediatel News

Omar Oakes is the editor of Mediatel News. Oakes joined Mediatel Group in May 2021 from Haymarket Media Group, where he spent six years on Campaign, first as news editor, then as global technology editor, and latterly as media and technology editor. He has previously worked at The Telegraph and for regional newspaper titles at Newsquest.


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Andy Pang

Head of Marketing Science, Snap

Andy Pang is Head of Marketing Science at Snap. Prior to joining Snapchat five years ago, Andy held senior marketing science roles at Facebook and Instagram, contributing to the expansion of marketing effectiveness for the business across EMEA. Across his 20 years in the UK media industry Andy has pioneered media research techniques across digital platforms as well as print and out of home organisations. Winning awards for research papers including ‘The Instagram Effect’ at the IAB Europe Research Awards. Andy sits on the UK’s ISBA Project Origin technical and measurement committee, as well as the UKOM Tech Board.


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Pauline Robson

Managing Partner, Mediacom

Pauline is a Managing Partner at MediaCom. She has been at the agency since 2007, and has headed up MediaCom’s multi-award winning insight team since 2010. She is passionate about understanding what makes people tick and using that insight to inform great work for clients. She loves exploring new methodologies and combining different approaches to get a really deep understanding of an audience. In her time at MediaCom she has worked on a wide range of clients briefs across many different categories. Pauline now heads up Blink UK, MediaCom’s consultancy division, where she is bringing her research rigour and insight and analysis skills to consultancy projects. Outside of the research sphere, Pauline is very active in the sustainability space. She is a co-founder of GroupM’s Mission Zero group, which is focused on accelerating the group’s transition to a zero carbon future. She also sits on the IPA’s Climate Charter working group.


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Danny Russell

Owner, Russell Consulting.

Danny is the founder of Marketing Consultancy, DRC, that helps organisations to grow. DRC works to improve all aspects of Customer Experience & Strategy (and thus commercial success) by efficiently creating and using insight, data and analytics.   He has held a variety of senior roles across different industries with Boots, Kraft/Mondelez, British Airways, Sky, PaddyPower/Flutter and O2 Telefonica. He founded DRC in 2015 and has worked with small and large businesses including 21st Century Fox, The Economist, SSE, Ladbrokes, Metro Bank, Vodafone, Zwift and LeCol. He spent 4 years on the AURA Council serving as Chair in 2010-11 (growing membership numbers and satisfaction) as well as 4 years on the Board (2 years as Chair) of the UK Market Research Society (MRS). He holds 4 Non-Executive Director positions at Watch Me Think, Further, Mission Translate and the Omnicom-owned, Hall & Partners and is a Life Fellow of the MRS.


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Kate Rutter

Head of Commercial Insight, Global

Kate is the Head of Commercial Insight for Global and is responsible for delivering an insight strategy that helps drive revenue across Global’s portfolio of radio, outdoor and DAX. Kate leads a team of insight specialists who provide research and insight to the Global Commercial team. The team run a variety of projects from audience & category studies to help understand UK consumers, through to delivering bespoke research solutions for Global’s advertising clients. Kate has 18 years’ experience working within a range of different media owners and in that time has focused on - brand, marketing communications, advertising and consumer research. When she isn’t delivering insight solutions, she teaches Pilates classes!


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Denise Turner

Director of Research & Insight, Newsworks

Denise has worked in communications research for almost 30 years and loves the fact she gets to ask why for a living. She has been at Newsworks for the last five years and is proud to have delivered several award-winning projects as part of her role overseeing the insight programme. She has authored a number of books and reports on communications effectiveness and regularly presents on conference platforms. In 2009 she was elected a Fellow of the IPA, in recognition of her services to the advertising industry.


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Louise Twycross-Lewis

Head of Insight, PHD Media

Louise has over 20 years’ experience in media research, having held positions at Granada, Mirror Group Newspapers, IPC Media, MEC/Wavemaker and PHD. She has led key projects including award-winning work on IPC’s Origin Panel, MEC’s Project Slipstream and Wavemaker’s WM Momentum. Louise is experienced in delivering quantitative and qualitative research solutions, and championing the use of various data sources to generate insights to better understand consumer motivations and decision-making. She has worked across a wide range of new business and client projects over the course of her career including research for Proctor & Gamble, Nestle, Chanel, Beiersdorf, the Met Police, BMW, the Royal Navy, Etsy, Magnetic and VW. As PHD’s Head of Insight, Louise leads a team of highly talented researchers, to redefine the role of insights in modern communications planning. Louise’s industry commitments include the Media Research Group, of which she is Co-Chair and speaking at IPA and MediaTel events. Her work to champion cultural and ethnic diversity was recognised in the 2019 and 2020 EMpower Ethnic Minority Role Model Lists.


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