Recognising best European sponsorships
Our Awards are the only ones that recognise excellence within the sponsorship industry across Europe and, for 2016, we have introduced a number of new categories to keep pace with the evolving way in which sponsorships are being used by marketers.
The ESA Excellence Awards are the perfect showcase for best in class campaigns that cover the entire spectrum of sponsorship disciplines. More information about the Awards can be found via the links on the right.
Friday 19th August 2016 – Early-bird entries close
Friday 30th September 2016 – Final entries close
Monday 31st October 2016 – Shortlist announced
Monday 12th December 2016 – Best of Europe Entries close
Thursday 9th February 2017 – Winners announced at Ceremony
Congratulations to our 2016 winners!
The 2016 Awards Ceremony took place at the The Porchester Hall, London on 9th February 2017. We enjoyed sharing in the winners’ success at a sparkling awards gala and after party.
The 2015 Awards Ceremony took place at the Café de Paris in Piccadilly, London on 11th February 2016.
The 2014 Awards Ceremony took place on 29 January 2015 at 155 Bishopsgate, London.
Click here to see the 2014 Ceremony Photos
2016 ESA Awards Committee
Helping to deliver the Awards, the ESA member group is chaired by Jackie Fast (ESA Board Director and MD of Slingshot Sponsorship) with support from Karen Fan (ESA General Manager), Tom Eatenton (Kru Live), Sujit Jasani (Vero Communications), Matthew Leopold (British Gas), Sandy Milner (Bright Partnerships), Kim Rhodes (Havas Sports & Entertainment Cake), Joel Seymour-Hyde (Octagon), Misha Sher (MediaCom) and Keef Sloan (ESA Marcomms)