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And the winners are.....

We are excited to announce the winners of the 2019 Social Media Marketing Awards held on Thursday, 17th August at Dockside Darling Harbour. 

The Fire and Ice Gala Ball was attended by the leaders in Social Media from Australia and New Zealand. 

And the winners are: 

SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETER OF THE YEAR

Wendy Thompson

Wendy Thompson

EMERGING SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETER OF THE YEAR

Connor Wallace

Connor Wallace

SOCIAL MEDIA AGENCY OF THE YEAR

Jack Nimble

Jack Nimble

SMALL AGENCY OF THE YEAR

Jack Nimble

Jack Nimble

BEST CORPORATE SOCIAL MEDIA TEAM OF THE YEAR

Wotif

Wotif

SOCIAL MEDIA EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR

Leanne Peard

Leanne Peard

BEST PUBLIC SECTOR SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN

University of New South Wales - Pulse

University of New South Wales - Pulse

BEST SOCIAL GOOD CAMPAIGN

This Life Cambodia (Australia) - End Violence Together

This Life Cambodia (Australia) - End Violence Together

BEST SOCIAL MEDIA CUSTOMER SERVICE

Socialites - The Socialites Community Management Dream Team

Socialites - The Socialites Community Management Dream Team

BEST STUDENT SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN

Amy Roberts - USC  This award was accepted on Amy behalf by her lecturer, Dr Karen Sutherland

Amy Roberts - USC

This award was accepted on Amy behalf by her lecturer, Dr Karen Sutherland

BEST USE OF FACEBOOK

This Life Cambodia (Australia) - End Violence Together Campaign

This Life Cambodia (Australia) - End Violence Together Campaign

BEST USE OF TWITTER

RUOK - Everyday is R U OK Day Campaign

RUOK - Everyday is R U OK Day Campaign

BEST USE OF INSTAGRAM

Jack Nimble - Coates Hire Goal of the Year Campaign

Jack Nimble - Coates Hire Goal of the Year Campaign

BEST USE OF SNAPCHAT

RUOK - Every Day is RUOK? Day Campaign

RUOK - Every Day is RUOK? Day Campaign

BEST USE OF LINKEDIN

Nathanial Bibby - LinkedIn Heroes: Entrepreneurs Making an Impact Campaign

Nathanial Bibby - LinkedIn Heroes: Entrepreneurs Making an Impact Campaign

BEST USE OF YOUTUBE

Sydney Opera House - Vivid Live 2018

Sydney Opera House - Vivid Live 2018

TRAVEL INFLUENCER OF THE YEAR

Carmen Huter - Northern Territory Tourism Campaign

HEALTH AND FITNESS INFLUENCER OF THE YEAR

Simone Pretcherer - Adashiko Campaign

BEAUTY INFLUENCER OF THE YEAR

Natalia Webster - Bobbi Brown Campaign

FASHION INFLUENCER OF THE YEAR

Ayushi Kumari - NAKD Fashion Campaign

MOST INNOVATIVE USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA

Socialites - Starship Digital Donation Database Campaign

Socialites - Starship Digital Donation Database Campaign

BEST SOCIAL MEDIA APPLICATION OR TOOL

Biteable

Biteable

BEST USE OF A CHATBOT IN SOCIAL MEDIA

Accor - Meet AccorBot - Accor Hotels Virtual Team Member of the Year

Accor - Meet AccorBot - Accor Hotels Virtual Team Member of the Year

New Judge Announced for the Awards Jury

Dennis Yu

We are so excited to announce that Dennis Yu, co-founder and CEO of Blitzmetrics has joined the Awards Jury panel for the Social Media Marketing Awards.

Dennis Yu is an internationally recognised lecturer in Facebook Marketing and has spoken in 17 countries, spanning 5 continents, including keynotes at L2E, Gultaggen, and Marketo Summit.

Dennis has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, LA Times, National Public Radio, TechCrunch, Fox News, CBS Evening News and is co-author of Facebook Nation – a textbook taught in over 700 colleges and universities.

He’s a regular contributor for Adweek’s SocialTimes column and has published in Social Media Examiner, Social Media Club, Tweak Your Biz, B2C, Social Fresh, and Heyo.

He held leadership positions at Yahoo! and American Airlines and studied Finance and Economics at Southern Methodist University as well as London School of Economics.

New Judged Announced for Social Media Marketing Awards Jury

We are excited to announce that AJ Wilcox has joined the Social Media Marketing Awards Jury.

AJ Wilcox is a LinkedIn Ads pro who founded B2Linked.com, a LinkedIn Ads-specific ad agency, in 2014. As official LinkedIn partners, they manage among the world’s most sophisticated advertising accounts worldwide.

AJ will bring a lot to our awards jury especially for our Best Use of LinkedIn category.

AJ Wilcox