Extensions available now for The Drum Content Awards 2017

The deadline for The Drum Content Awards 2017 has passed but you can apply for an extension now.

The deadline for The Drum Content Awards 2017 has passed but you can still enter by applying for an extension.

These awards continue to seek the top talent in content marketing to reward them with such titles as: content marketing agency of the year, best branded content campaign, best use of content on social platform, most innovative of creative use of content, best content marketing ROI/measurement programme and many more.

If you missed the deadline, make sure you enter your work that will be judged by a panel of experts including: Bauer Media’s Abby Carvosso, BCMA Andrew Canter, IBM’s Lisa Gilbert, News UK’s Joanna Carrigan, IPG MediaBrands’ Rhian Mason, Media Com's Tom Curtis and Condé Nast Britain's Tristan Taylor.

"When content marketing is done well, there is no doubt how powerful and effective it is for brands," said Taylor. "I’m really looking forward to spending time reviewing this year’s most creative, innovative and successful campaigns and to celebrate the amazing talent we have within our industry."

Mason said: "The Drum Content Awards is a chance for your work to be recognised by the best, so I’m really excited to be part of the awards this year. Delivering an effective content strategy is a real balancing act that requires insight, innovation, creativity, and most importantly passion.

"I’d love to see ideas and executions that put the audience first and connect the dots between PR, social, creative, and media. I’m hoping to see actionable strategies and smart thinking that ultimately have content at the heart"

The Content Awards allow entrants to showcase their event skills, knowledge, delivery and results against their rivals and peers so they can reassure clients that their business is the one to work with.

To apply for an extension, please contact Emma Mercer at emma.mercer@thedrum.com.

This year’s sponsors are: BCMA, The Drum Network, The Drum RAR and TINT.

Danielle Gibson

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