Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Digital Delights

On the Red Carpet: 1. Fiona Gallagher & Emer Lawn; 2. Catherine Fullwood & Martin Murray; 3. Arlene Hanratty & Siobhan Lavery. (Pix. Andreas Poveda)

The 2011 Satellite Broadband Ireland Digital Media Awards took place in the impressive Convention Centre Dublin recently, with over 500 guests attending the gala ceremony. The awards, presented by Mark Little, recognise the best in creative, innovative and pioneering digital talent in Ireland.

Among the guests were former minister Eamon Ryan, top model Alison Canavan, Orna Conway of Audi, publicist Emma Kelly, Kevin Ryan of Satellite Broadband Ireland and Britain’s Got Talent star Tobias Mead who entertained the crowds along with aerial act Jackie Le.

Martello Media scooped the 2011 Grand Prix accolade. The firm, run by Mark Leslie, picked up the award for Best Digital Design for a project with the Glasnevin Museum. Well known design studio CKSK had a very successful evening and picked up 4 awards for projects with Heineken, Vhi and the Oxegen music festival. ICAN, headed up by Siobhan Lavery, won the coveted Best Digital Advertising / Marketing Agency award.