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The shortlist has been announced for the Institute of Internal Communication Central & North Region Awards 2014.

You can check the shortlisted entries (in alphabetical order by entrant per category) below. Shortlisted entrants will collect either a Class Winner trophy, an Award of Excellence certificate or a Certificate of Merit at the awards dinner which takes place on Friday February 27 at the Leicester Marriott - although not all awards will be made in each class.

There is still time to book a place at the awards dinner but numbers are limited so, to guarantee your place, it’s best to book early. IoIC member prices are £80 each, with tables of 10 at £750. For non-members it’s £100 each or £950 for a table of ten (all prices exc VAT). Please email to book your place, advising any special dietary requirements, to [email protected]

And why not make a day of it?

IoIC Central Region’s annual one-day seminar will be held immediately before the awards dinner. This year the theme is Sharpen your internal communication: IC innovation for 2015 & beyond. The full day seminar features some of the country’s leading communication experts and practitioner. Click here for more details of speakers and prices. Early bird prices apply until January 31, so make sure you book early.

For further information contact Lesley Allman, IoIC Central Region Director [email protected]

IoIC Central & North Awards 2014 - shortlist

Class: 1 Best Single Campaign

Intercentive for Interfleet by Interfleet
StepChange Debt Charity – Pensions in a Nutshell for StepChange Debt Charity by StepChange Debt Charity
We are Primark for Primark by Top Banana
Strategy Campaign for easyJet by Words&Pictures

Class: 2 Best Change Communication

Intercentive for Interfleet by Interfleet
Arup Manchester Relocation for Arup by Marcie Gale, Marketing Manager
Keeping our people and brand at their best for Westfield Health by Sarah Hinchliffe, Internal Communication Executive

Class: 3 Best Multi-Channel Campaign

Future Energy Scenarios for National Grid by 44 Communications
LIFE for Volkswagen Group UK by Volkswagen Group UK and 44 Communications
#IAMIN for Loughborough University by Loughborough University

Class: 4 Best Evaluation / Measurement

No awards made

Class: 5 Writing

CIBSE Journal for CIBSE by CPL – Liza Young

Class: 6 Print Design

LIFE for Volkswagen Group UK by Volkswagen Group UK and 44 Communications
The Globe for Barclaycard by: The Barclaycard Communications Team. Write the Talk & 44 Communications
CIBSE Journal for CIBSE by CPL – James Baldwin

Class: 7 Electronic Design

Powering the Country microsite for National Grid UK by 44 Communications

Class 8 Imagery (Photograph/Illustration)

Singing in the Harvest for Staverton C. E. Primary School by Pictures 55

Class: 9 Best Editor

Gemma Houltby, 44 Communications
Stella Hayward, Western Power Distribution

Class: 10 In-House Team of the Year

Interfleet Group Communications Team

Class: 11 Agency Team of the Year

44 Communications
Red Publications
Top Banana
Words & Pictures

Class: 12 Freelancer of the Year

No awards made

Class: 13 Magazine

LIFE for Volkswagen Group UK by Volkswagen Group UK and 44 Communications
The Globe for Barclaycard by The Barclaycard Internal Communications Team, Write the Talk & 44 Communications
Interview for Interfleet by CPL with Interfleet
Spark for RWE npower by Sequel Group
One for Mercedes-Benz by Words&Pictures
Powerlines for Western Power Distribution by WPD’s corporate communication team and communiqué writing and design

Class: 14 Newsletter

The Point for EDF Energy by 44 Communications
One for The @one Alliance by Red Publications
The Big Splash for Northumbrian Water Group by Scarlett Abbott

Class: 15 Special Publications

The Kaleidoscope Plus Group Annual Review 2013/14 for the Kaleidoscope Plus Group by: CW Content Works
The Big Conversation for RSA by Words&Pictures

Class: 16 Stakeholder Publications

Bespoke for NFU Mutual by 44 Communications
RM Professional for Institute of Risk Management by CPL
Vitality for BABTAC by CW Content Works
Streets Ahead for City of York Council by Red Publications

Class: 17 Video / Audio

Mr Macho Health and Safety animations for 2 Sisters Food Group by 44 Communications with 2SFG
Kering – Imagine 2014 for Kering by Top Banana

Class: 18 Electronic Media / Newsletters

Powering the Country microsite for National Grid UK by 44 Communications

Class: 19 Website / Intranet

No awards made

Class: 20 Best Use of Social Media

#IAMIN for Loughborough University by Loughborough University
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