Mediatel Media Research Awards: Meet the 2023 judges

Mediatel Media Research Awards: Meet the 2023 judges

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Mediatel is proud to introduce this year’s esteemed panel of judges for the 2023 Media Research Awards, led once again by Belinda Beeftink, research director at the IPA.

Beeftink leads a team of media research experts covering the full breadth of the industry:

Belinda Beeftink

Research director, IPA

Denise Turner

CEO, Route

Matt Hill

Director of research & planning, Thinkbox

Helen Rose

Managing partner, the7stars

Andy Pang

Head of marketing science, Snap

Kathryn Saxon

Head of audience science, Wavemaker

Neil Eddleston

Founder & director, Runor Data Consulting

Louise Twycross-Lewis

Head of insight, PHD Media

Lucy Gregory

Research & insight director, Walt Disney Company

Sarah Ashley

Research manager, Google

Peter Stevens

Head of commercial insight, Bauer Media

Omar Oakes

Editor, The Media Leader

There are 16 award categories, showcasing innovation, effectiveness and business impact and are open to research and media agencies, media owners and industry bodies.

Mediatel will reveal the winners at a prestigious awards lunch on Thursday, 2 March 2023 to celebrate the very best that media research has to offer. A Grand Prix award will be chosen from winners of the project-based categories.

If you’re wondering how to impress our judges we do have a handy Seven Top Tips that outlines what the judges will be looking for in winning entries.

You can also hear directly from Belinda Beeftink in the video below where she gives her unique insight as head judge.

The 2023 awards will open for entries on Monday, 5 September 2022 and closing on 14 October 2022.

For further details look out for Mediatel’s announcements and visit the website.

The MMRA categories for 2023:

  • Best custom media research project — trade body
  • Best custom media research project — media owner
  • Best custom media research project — agency
  • Best custom media research project — supporting diversity in media and advertising
  • Best media research tracking or syndicated project
  • Best use of 1st party or 3rd party data
  • Best international media research project
  • Pulse of the nation
  • The Adrian Edwards award for Best use of data sets — in association with BARB
  • Best representation of data
  • Research effectiveness award
  • Media agency of the year
  • Media owner/trade body of the year
  • Research agency of the year
  • Rising star

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