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Mukesh Ambani Bags the 'Digital Icon of the Year' Award at the Drivers of Digital Awards 2018

Press Trust of India  |  MUMBAI 

/ -- Other major winners at Inkspell Media's flagship event included (and Enterprise of the Year), (Digital Publisher of the Year), - Logicserve Digital (Digital Person of the Year), and Adhil Shetty - (Digital of the Year).

The third edition of the Awards witnessed the rise of some new-age startups and enterprises in the digital space. However, some of the winners didn't surprise us at all; one such industry stalwart is Mukesh Ambani, and MD of Limited, who has been widely acknowledged as the man who revolutionized the digital landscape in the country. The title of 'Digital Icon of the Year - 2018' conferred on him is one of the many accolades this business magnate has earned due to his landmark initiatives such as

Advertising giant won multiple titles at the ceremony including the prestigious 'of the Year' and 'Digital Enterprise of the Year' awards. With more than 39 digital brands under its banner, bagged the 'Digital Publisher of the Year' award. Other digital agencies that took home multiple awards for their creative campaigns included Grapes Digital, Logicserve Digital, Sociowash, So Cheers, Columbus, and WATConsult. Among the new entrants, sunSTRATEGIC, PivotRoots,, and D Yellow Elephant grabbed the key startup awards.

Brands that stood out with digital initiatives and campaigns in this year's edition included Jio, Raymond, Franklin Templeton Investments, Decathlon, IBM, Quint, Panasonic, Godrej, Sony, Godrej, Piramal Healthcare, Cipla, Life Insurance, Onesta, Himalaya, Cadbury, Hewlett Packered Vogon, Dish TV, RealMe 2, Religare Health Insurance, BLR Airport, Big Bazaar, Paytm, Abbott, Prime, Snapdeal, AMFI, Ashok Leyland, HDFC Life, Qtrove, RingOut, Shriram Life, Manforce, Dell, Future Generali Life Insurance, Faasos, Essilor Group, India, Resonance Eduventures, Chandigarh University, HARMAN, Times Network, Nexa, Harpic (Reckitt Benckiser), Bigg Boss S11, Datsun, CenturyPly,, Eicher, Citibank, OLA and Insurance Brokers.

"It has been my privilege to have been a jury member at the esteemed Summit and Awards 2018. With over 800 entries representing 350 plus unique brands, I can say that the level of competition this year was stellar. What was interesting to note was the quality of work being done across industries in the It's inspiring to see the level of creativity, innovation and business and social impact some of this work is having. I would like to congratulate all the participants. For me, given the type of work I have been fortunate to judge, everyone is a winner. What's also heartening to note is that brands are increasingly realizing the importance of digital to their and are taking this opportunity to explore different aspects of in ways never done before. Going ahead, I anticipate more path-breaking and innovative work coming from brands and agencies as they try and beat their own benchmarks and reach for better," said Balaji Vaidyanathan, Deputy Head-Marketing, who was part of the Jury that elected the winners.

Other professionals, agencies and enterprises that were recognized at the ceremony for their exemplary work across different categories include Adlift, Affle, AGS Transact Technologies, Armworldwide, Avenues Payments, Axis Bank, Bank bazaar, BBH India, Better India, CAMS Online, Cisco, Social Panga, Webchutney, DHFL, Ethinos, Exide Life, Fabindia, Federal Bank, Franklin Templeton Asset Management, Frog Ideas, Fullerton India, Gozoop, IIFL, First Life, IndiaMart, Avenues Limited, Interactive bees, IRCTC, Jagran New Media, Left Right Mind, Magic FM, Magnon Eg-Plus, Magnon TBWA, Mahindra, Comviva, mCanvas, Narayanahealth, Netcore, Network 18, Nextgentele, Ogilvy & Mather, Paymate, Plan B, Policy Bazaar, Publisis, Radiocity, Red Dot Entertainment, Limited, Reliance Money, Run Time Solutions, Ruosh (Sara Group), SBI Funds Management, Schbang, Shemaroo, Skechers, Social Kinnect, Sportz Interactive, Techmagnate, Timeus Interactive, Tradebulls, Triotech, Viacom18, VYRL Communications and Zee

About Inkspell Media:

is an avant-garde and marketing solutions enterprise. It was founded with the objective of untangling the business-to-business (B2B) marketing convolutions in today's We achieve this by providing simple yet effective for businesses to effectively reach out to and communicate with their target market. Through our team of experts with exhaustive industry know-how, extensive network across sectors and the proficiency to conduct comprehensive, large-scale primary and secondary research, we help companies formulate marketing strategies pertaining to their business needs, implement the marketing plans, and deliver market performances with impressive ROI. We operate across old-school and the new-age media in a cohesive manner to ensure that the reach of the complements the impact of the ATL and BTL channels. We also formulate research reports for industry players to map the upcoming trends and practices in the business and keep a track of changing consumer behavior and choices.

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First Published: Mon, December 10 2018. 11:55 IST