Awards galore for our teams!
It's been a busy week for award wins - see who's won an award.
Sky Store wins big at the BASE Awards!
Sky Store was a double winner at the 2017 Home Entertainment Industry Awards picking up the Digital Retailer of the Year award and the Digital Retailer Initiative Of The Year. For the Digital Retailer Initiative Of The Year, our Christmas vouchers campaign was called out as ‘the most effective consumer acquisition program seen last year…executed exceptionally well…it drove new consumers into our category’.
Sky International win Team of the Year award!
At the World Trademark Review Industry Awards at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona, Sky International were awarded Team of the Year for work done in Latin America where we license our brand to Sky Brasil and Sky Mexico. Helen Hill (Director of International IP, Sky International, Zurich), Brett Shelton (International IP lawyer, Sky International, Zurich) and Leone Kemp (International IP lawyer, Sky International, London) were also identified as three of the world’s leading in-house trade mark professionals and featured in the inaugural edition of WTR 300: The World’s Leading Corporate Trademark Professionals, produced by WTR.
Sky Sports Living For Sports Awards
At Twickenham Stadium, more than 100 inspirational students, teachers and Athlete Mentors joined us to celebrate the Sky Sports Living for Sport Awards, recognising students, teachers and Athlete Mentors who have gone above and beyond to inspire others. Sky Sports Pundit and World Champion boxer Johnny Nelson kicked off the day’s events and led activities and celebrations alongside 20 Athlete Mentors, including Commonwealth gymnast gold medalists Craig Heap and Steve Frew, and inline skater Jenna Downing. They've played a role in inspiring half a million young people to participate in in Sky Sports Living for Sport during the 14-year partnership between Sky and the Youth Sport Trust.