Memcom Excellence Awards 2021

 

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Best Magazine for a Professional Association or Membership Organisation > 20K circulation

  • Chartered Institute of Building and Atom Publishing for (Construction Manager) - WINNER
  • British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy & Think (Therapy Today)
  • British Safety Council (Safety Management)
  • Chartered College of Teaching & Redactive with Impact - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Institute and Faculty of Actuaries & Redactive (The Actuary)
  • The Arts Society & Think (The Arts Society Magazine)

Best Magazine for a Professional Association or Membership Organisation < 20K circulation

  • British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP workplace)
  • British Dietetic Association & Century One (Dietetics Today)
  • Chartered Institute of Environmental Health & Think (Environmental Health Issues) - WINNER
  • Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCPsych insight)
  • Royal Town Planning Institute & Redactive (The Planner) - HIGHLY COMMENDED

Best Magazine Launch or Re-launch

  • British Airline Pilots' Association & CPL (The Log)
  • Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy & Redactive (Public Finance) - WINNER 
  • Institute of Occupational Safety and Health & Redactive (IOSH magazine)
  • Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine & Redactive (SCOPE) - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Royal Photographic Society & Think (The RPS journal) - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) (STEP journal) - HIGHLY COMMENDED

MARKETING

Best Campaign on a shoestring

  • Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-employed (IPSE's Black Friday and Cyber Monday Campaign)
  • Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (Launching the communication Access UK initiative) - WINNER
  • Royal Town Planning Institute (Plan the World We Need) - HIGHLY  COMMENDED

Best Integrated Marketing or Membership Campaign

  • Institution of Engineering and Technology (Achieve Great Things)
  • National Association of Headteachers (New Members Campaign)
  • Royal Town Planning Institute (Plan The World We Need) - WINNER
  • Thoroughbred Breeders Association & CPL (Great British Bonus) - HIGHLY  COMMENDED

Best Social Media Campaign

  • Chartered Institute of Building (Making CIOB Irresistible)
  • College of Optometrists (#FocusOnLife) - HIGHLY  COMMENDED
  • Royal Society of Chemistry & Mobas (Chemistry. Making the Difference.) - WINNER

Best Public Awareness Campaign or Advancement of a Cause

  • Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-employed (securing support for the self-employed during the pandemic) - HIGHLY  COMMENDED
  • British Compressed Gases Association (Campaign to ban retail sales of Nitrous Oxide)
  • British Pest Control Association (An essential sector: BPCA campaign for pest management key worker status)
  • Intensive Care Society (COVID-19 Response Campaign)
  • Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (Launching the Communication Access UK initiative) - WINNER
  • STEP (The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) (Video-witnessing of wills)

Best Email Newsletter

  • Chartered Management Institute & Think (Better Managers) - HIGHLY  COMMENDED
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW Daily) - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Institution of Occupational Safety and Health & Redactive (IOSH magazine eNewsletter) - WINNER
  • The Arts Society & Think (The Arts Society Instant Expert)

ENGAGEMENT

Best Member Support During Covid-19 (due to a large number of entries, we split this category into 3 sub-categories)

►Large Organisation:

  • Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
  • Institute and Faculty of Actuaries
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • Royal College of Psychiatrists - HIGHLY  COMMENDED
  • Royal Institute of British Architects - WINNER
  • Royal Society of Chemistry - HIGHLY  COMMENDED

►Medium Organisation:

  • Chartered College of Teaching - WINNER
  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy - HIGHLY  COMMENDED
  • Coeliac UK
  • College of Optometrists

►Small Organisation:

  • Association of Anaesthetists - WINNER
  • British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • British Chiropractic Association - HIGHLY  COMMENDED
  • Builders Merchants Federation - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Catering Equipment Distributors Association
  • Institute of Biomedical Science

Best Student Engagement Initiative

  • British Institute of Interior Design - WINNER
  • Council of Deans of Health
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers & Think

Best Member Engagement Strategy

  • Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales - WINNER
  • Institute of Quarrying & RD Mobile
  • Royal Institute of British Architects & Meta Capability

Best Annual Report (Print or Digital)

  • Chartered Insurance Institute & Redactive (Your CII: Building a United Profession, Annual Report 2019) - WINNER
  • Chartered Management Institute (CMI 2020 Annual Report & Accounts)
  • Thirtyone:eight (Impact Report 2019-20)
  • Whale and Dolphin Conservation & Think (WDC Annual Review 2019) - HIGHLY COMMENDED

Best Equality, Diversity or Inclusion Campaign

  • Chartered Management Institute - WINNER
  • Railway Industry Association
  • Royal Society of Chemistry

Best Sustainability Initiative

  • Climate Action for Associations & b2b
  • Foodservice Equipment Association - WINNER
  • Royal College of Psychiatrists

Best Virtual / In person Membership Event of the Year (due to a large number of entries, this category is split into 3 sub-categories)

►Best Celebration Event

  • Association of Corporate Treasurers - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Royal College of Midwives & Redactive
  • Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons - WINNER

►Best educational event (<1400 delegates)

  • Association of British Insurers
  • Association of Corporate Treasurers
  • Catering Equipment Distributors Association
  • Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment
  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • ICAS - WINNER
  • Royal Aeronautical Society

►Best educational event (>1400 delegates)

  • Association of Accounting Technicians
  • Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply
  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy & CPL - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Haymarket Media Group (CIPD Festival of Work 2020)
  • Royal College of Physicians - WINNER

DIGITAL

Best Website 

  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine
  • Institute and Faculty of Actuaries - WINNER
  • Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining & Pixl8
  • Institute of the Motor Industry and Heavy Penguin
  • Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • UK Council for Psychotherapy & Wattle

Best E-learning / Online Education Initiative

  • British Institute of Radiology
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists - WINNER
  • Royal Institute of British Architects
  • Royal Society of Chemistry - HIGHLY COMMENDED

Best Use of Video, Animation or Audio

  • Association of Personal Injury Lawyers & Think - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Builders Merchants Federation
  • Royal Society of Chemistry & Mobas - WINNER
  • National Trust for Scotland & Think
  • Thirtyone:eight

Best Podcast

  • Association for Project Management
  • Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys - WINNER
  • Chartered Management Institute 
  • Digital Marketing Institute - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Royal College of Psychiatrists

Best Use of Data and Insight

  • ICAS - WINNER
  • Royal Institute of British Architects - WINNER

Best Use of Technology (inc Best Use of an App and Best Use of AI)

  • Chartered Institution of Wastes Management
  • Federation of Master Builders & Pixl8 - WINNER
  • Institute of Quarrying
  • British Parking Association & oomi
  • The 2020 World Biomaterials Congress & MCI Group - HIGHLY COMMENDED

PEOPLE

Editor of the Year

  • Association for Project Management & Think (Emma de Vita for Project)
  • Century One for (Nick Hartop for Taxi Newspaper)
  • River Group Content (Sarah Speirs for ICAS CA Magazine)
  • We Are Sunday (Tom Herbert for ICAEW Insights)
  • Haymarket Media Group (Ceri Jones for CIPS Supply Management magazine) - WINNER

Team of the Year (Membership Organisation)

  • British Institute of Radiology (Education Team)
  • CharityComms (Entire Team) - WINNER
  • Institute of Biomedical Science (Communications Team)
  • Institution of Structural Engineers (Events & Training Team) - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Logistics UK (Communications Team)

Agency or Supplier Team of the Year

  • b2b partnerships
  • Cantarus - WINNER
  • CPL
  • Century One - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Pixl8 Group

Outstanding Contribution to a Membership Organisation

  • Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (Frances Bleach) - WINNER
  • Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (Pat Jennings) - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine (Prof Penny Ward)
  • STEP (The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) (John Riches)

Best Mental Health and Wellbeing Support

  • CDS Global
  • Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Royal College of Physicians - WINNER
  • STEP (The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners)

Membership Organisation of the Year

  • Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-employed (IPSE) - WINNER
  • British Institute of Radiology - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Chartered Management Institute 
  • Digital Marketing Institute
  • Intensive Care Society
  • Royal College of Psychiatrists

The memcom CEO Leadership Award

  • British Chiropractic Association (Tom Mullarkey)
  • British Institute of Radiology (Simon Thompson) - WINNER
  • Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (Peter Cheese)
  • Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (Sarah Poulter) - HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Railway Industry Association (Darren Caplan)