Most effective use of digital communications

In this broader category, we are looking for entries that embrace the full potential of digital media, demonstrating specifically how engagement with investors, shareholders and other key stakeholders through digital, delivers the investment story in a clear and effective way. The judges are looking for evidence that digital plays an integral part in the ommunication of the equity story and investment case of a company, as evident through the effective use of multi-channels, as well as the integration of additional supportive digital tools with consistent and clear messaging.

Award sub-categories

International

Q4

Q4 is a leading global provider of cloud-based investor relations, with the mission of partnering with customers to achieve their strategic IR objectives. With best-in-class customer experience and an innovative suite of IR technology, Q4 is a trusted partner to over 2,300 of the world’s largest brands. Our comprehensive portfolio of IR communications and intelligence solutions, supported by an industry-leading customer experience model, empowers listed companies to build impactful and strategic IR programs. Q4 has offices in London, Copenhagen, New York, and Toronto. To learn more, visit: www.q4inc.com

Sponsor

Q4
Q4

Winner

BASF

BASF

The judges felt that BASF made excellent use of social media in their communications and had clearly worked hard on their multi-channel approach. The use of digital has continued to evolve with the company positioning more key information, such as strategy, upfront and making greater use of video and images.

Shortlist

BASF
BASF

Valmet
Valmet

Small Cap & AIM

BRR Media

BRR Media helps companies and IR professionals to create engaging live-streamed and pre-recorded content for online audiences. Using our leading production capabilities for onsite or remote

production, as well as our platform, companies communicate directly with the sell-side and investors rapidly and globally.

We produce a broad range of events, including executive video interviews, results or capital markets day presentations with synchronised slides, live interactive online or hybrid AGMs and shareholder

briefings, self-produced videos and corporate/brand/product videos.

The content is managed via our proprietary platform, which is easily integrated into client websites. The content can also be distributed to investors directly across numerous relevant third

party media partner channels and platforms. We capture data and provide post-event feedback and analytics to clients.

BRR Media specialises in critical investor relations events, requiring swift mobilisation of production teams, reliable execution, operation within strict security and confidentiality parameters as

well as rapid turnaround times.

Contact us via www.brrmedia.co.uk or 020 3435 7010 to see how we can help to broadcast your equity story and for further information.

Sponsor

BRR Media
BRR Media

Winner

Henry Boot

Henry Boot

Henry Boot made great use of video and adopted a thoughtful strategy towards social media which embraced their stakeholders. The judges particularly liked the financial performance section of the website and the good use of graphics throughout.

Shortlist

Halfords
Jones & Palmer

Henry Boot
Henry Boot

Trifast
Jones & Palmer

FTSE 100

Winner

Vodafone Group

Vodafone Group

Investis Digital

The judges agreed that Vodafone had fully embraced digital in its communications strategy. The presentation of information and materials on the investor relations section of the website was well executed, with clear links to other parts of the corporate website, and good use was made of images and graphics. Vodafone also did a great job of targeting different stakeholders through social media.

Shortlist

British Land
Investis Digital

Royal Dutch Shell
Royal Dutch Shell

Vodafone Group
Investis Digital