MiAwards results: Chapter wins Ad Agency of the Year and Chairman's Award

Birmingham agency Chapter has won the Chairman's Award and the Advertising Agency of the Year title at the 2012 MiAwards.

MiAwards winners announced

IAS b2b Marketing won the Grand Prix and B2B Agency of the Year and its managing director, Rob Morrice, was crowned Marketing Personality of the Year at last night's ceremony in Manchester.

Digital Agency of the Year went to Epiphany, Uniform was named Design Consultancy of the Year and there was a Lifetime Achievement Award for The Mission Marketing Group's David Morgan.

The MiAwards, organised by marketing association MiNetwork, are now in their fourth year and aim to identify the industry's best agencies, teams and individuals across the UK.

You can see the 2012 results in full below:

Chairman’s Award


Grand Prix

IAS b2b Marketing

Lifetime Achievement Award

David Morgan, The Mission Marketing Group

Managing Director of the Year

Gellan Watt, Thinking Juice

Marketing Personality of the Year

Rob Morrice, IAS b2b Marketing

Creative Director of the Year

Vince McSweeney, McCann Birmingham

Marketing Director of the Year

Andrew Garrihy, Samsung

Emerging Marketer of the Year

Fiona Gandy, 7thingsmedia

Advertising Agency of the Year


Design Consultancy of the Year


Digital Agency of the Year



Code Computerlove

Dog Digital

Integrated Agency of the Year


Rare Creative Group

Refinery Marketing Communications

Direct Mail/ Sales Promotion Agency of the Year

The If agency

B2B Agency of the Year

IAS b2b Marketing

Public Relations Consultancy of the Year

PHA Media

Market Research Company of the Year

Morris Hargreaves McIntyre

Events Company of the Year

The fresh Group

Commercial Production Company of the Year

Beautiful Productions

Social Media Marketing Agency of the Year



Dog Digital

Marketing Recruitment Agency of the Year

Pitch Consultants Ltd

Media Buying Agency of the Year



Media Managers Group

Scotland’s Best Marketing Business

Fifth Ring

North East’s Best Marketing Business

Shout Digital

Yorkshire’s Best Marketing Business


North West’s Best Marketing Business



Code Computerlove

Refinery Marketing Communications

Midlands' Best Marketing Business


South West’s Best Marketing Business

Thinking Juice


The Agency

South East’s Best Marketing Business

Media Managers Group

Best B2B Marketing Strategy or Campaign


Company: Fifth Ring

Client: Oilcareers.com

Title: Human Traffic


Company: IAS b2b MARKETING

Client: Iron Mountain

Title: Where’s your tipping point?

Best B2C Marketing Strategy or Campaign


Company: NHS Blood & Transplant

Client: Blood donors

Title: Perfect Storm Campaign


Company: e3 Media

Client: National Trust

Title: 50 things to do before you are 11 and 3/4

Best Mobile Marketing Strategy or Campaign


Company: Bolser

Client: V Festival/ Metropolis Music

Title: Best Mobile Marketing Campaign – V Festival Apps


Company: Nexus/ H

Client: Honda Motor Europe

Title: Bringing brochure information to life

Best Retail Marketing Strategy or Campaign


Company: Refinery

Client: Manchester Arndale

Title: Whatever you’ve got in mind, we’ve got inside Manchester Arndale


Company: 7thingsmedia

Client: Ideal World

Title: Syncing Online with On-air – an integrated digital campaign


Company: Cube3

Client: Cash Generator

Title: We’ll Buy It with Cube3

Best Automotive Strategy or Campaign


Company: Nexus/ H

Client: Suzuki GB Plc

Title: Suzuki Swift Sport: Enough Said

Best Financial Services Strategy or Campaign


Company: BJL Group Ltd

Client: Yorkshire building Society

Title: Built On Trust


Company: MEC

Client: Citibank

Title: The biggest timelines in the world

Best Food or Drink Strategy or Campaign


Company: UM London

Client: Burton’s Biscuits –Wagon Wheels

Title: Out of this World


Company: Cubo

Client: Douwe Egberts

Title: Be a Local Star

Social Media Strategy or Campaign


Company: Absolute Radio

Client: N/A

Title: #nowplaying


Company: 1000heads

Client: Skype

Title: Say it with Skype


Company: Code Computerlove

Client: Refuge

Title: Refuge gets personal with 1in4women campaign

Best Consumer Insight


Company: Morris Hargreaves McIntyre

Client: The British Museum

Title: Culture Segments

Best Sports or Leisure Marketing Strategy or Campaign


Company: CHI, Cheil, Velti, Jam, Red and Paul Ridley Ltd

Client: Samsung

Title: ‘Take Part’ with the Samsung Hope Relay app


Company: Absolute Media Solutions Ltd

Client: Amir Khan

Title: Amir Khan Brand Repositioning

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