Industry News

The PPA Awards 2020 Winners

By Jess Browne-Swinburne

1 Jul 2020

An evening of virtual celebrations saw record numbers attend the PPA Awards 40th Anniversary ceremony. Immediate Media came out on top, scooping four awards, Property Week and New Scientist taking the Business and Consumer Magazine Brand Awards and Claire Warren of Work and Edward Enninful of Vogue named Business and Consumer Editors. Cosmopolitan’s historic front cover featuring TV star, Jonathan Van Ness took home Front Cover of the Year Award, voted for by the public.

PPA Managing Director, Owen Meredith, who hosted the virtual show with assistance from ‘Red Carpet Corespondent’ Lucie Cave, commented:

“Congratulations to all our winners and everyone shortlisted. This year saw nearly 400 entries for these converted awards which truly set the benchmark for excellence in our industry. They celebrate the very best of the best and highlight the outstanding creativity, talent and passion across this great industry.

“In these challenging times, it is more important than ever that we celebrate success and recognise the great work that has been done over the past year!”

*The full list of winners: *

*Business Information Product of the Year *

_The Lawyer, _Centaur Media

*Campaign of the Year *

Your Mind Matters, Immediate Media

*Columnist of the Year *

Diana Thomas, _Telegraph Magazine, _Telegraph Media Group

*Commercial Initiative of the Year *

Heart of Britain, Future plc

*Commercial Partnership of the Year *

Great British Dogs, Winalot/Zenith, Immediate Media

*Content Agency of the Year *

Cedar Communications

*Designer of the Year *

Andy Franklin, TopGear, BBC Studios, Distribution

*Diversity Initiative of the Year *

Vogue, The Condé Nast Publications

*Consumer Editor of the Year *

Edward Enninful, Vogue, The Condé Nast Publications

*Business Editor of the Year *

Claire Warren, Work, Haymarket Media

*Event of the Year *

Stylist Luxe Live, The Stylist Group

*Front Cover of the Year *

GOLD: Cosmopolitan, Hearst UK

SILVER: Country Life, Future plc

BRONZE: Men’s Health, Hearst UK

*Industry Partner of the Year *

*Innovation of the Year *

Computing Delta, Incisive Media

*Consumer Magazine Brand of the Year *

New Scientist, New Scientist

*Business Magazine Brand of the Year *

Property Week, emap/Metropolis

*Magazine Retailer of the Year *


*Podcast of the Year *

History Extra, Immediate Media

*Special Interest Magazine Brand of the Year *

GOLD: BBC Good Food, Immediate Media

SILVER: Wanderlust, Wanderlust

BRONZE: Country Life, Future plc

*Sustainability Initiative of the Year *

Haymarket Sustain, Haymarket Media

*Team Leader of the Year *

Pippa Jacks, Group Editor, TTG Media

*Team of the Year *

Marketing Team, _New Scientist _

*Unsung Hero of the Year *

Emillie Ruston, Head of Customer Success, Pugpig/Kaldor

*Writer of the Year *

Frances Hedges, Town & Country UK/Harpers Bazaar, Hearst UK

View all the winners here