Run, Don’t Walk! B&T Awards Entries Closing In Exactly One Week!

Run, Don’t Walk! B&T Awards Entries Closing In Exactly One Week!

PSA: The 2020 B&T Awards are closing in exactly one week, people (i.e. next Friday August 14).

If you haven’t submitted your entry yet, we ask: what the heck are you waiting for?

Provided the aliens don’t turn up and enslave us all, the B&T Awards are going ahead come hell or high water. We truly hope in-person, but if not, don’t you worry – we’ve got a back-up plan (we always have a plan B!)

There’s no denying 2020 has been a bit shit, and we’re seemingly no closer to clarity today than we were in March.

However! We know you all have been busy creating some kick-ass work, even if it is in a dark room all alone. That’s why despite the year it’s been, we are forging ahead with the B&T Awards to celebrate YOU, dear adland.

With entries closing NEXT FRIDAY, ENTER NOW.

Oh, and in case you were wondering, here’s a list of confirmed judges (yep, we’re pretty impressed too).

Name Company
Alex Braham Fonterra
Alexandra Shadbolt Garnier
Amanda Behre Gumtree
Amanda MacMillan Nufarm
Amber Elliott Foxtel
Andreana Walton Network Ten
Anna Bohler IAG
Barry Bohler MyState Bank
Ben Cox Nickelodeon ANZ
Ben Hillman Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Ben Shipley Ovato
Catherine Bowe Facebook
Chelsea Healey Luxury Escapes
Chris Tyquin goa
Dean Chadwick Velocity Frequent Flyer
Debbie Leader McGrath Foundation
Dimitri Andreatidis
Emily Murren Domain
Emily Thompson Collective Wellness Group
Emma Jensen Optus
Emma Smith ADMA
Eric Thomson Pernod Ricard Australia
Fiona Lake (Nicol) Allianz Retire+
Gemma Hunter Myer
Gerard Smith Lion
Greg Findlay Blundstone
Greg Graham
Jacqueline Ling Australian Liquor Marketers
Jane Latimer NSW Public Service Commission
Jeff Estok Navigare Pty Ltd
Jenni Dill Arnott’s
Jo Gaines Salesforce
Jo Mullaley ABC
Joanne Reilly AustralianSuper
Karen Ganschow First state super
Karen Halligan KPMG Australia
Kate Chaffer Culture Zone
Kate Young ANZ
Kristy Brown Merlin Entertainments Group
Lahnee White Sportsbet
Lucille McCart Bumble
Mari Kauppinen IBM Australia/New Zealand
Mark Hollands
Mark Richardson Aldi
Mark Tovbis NRL
Mark Wheeler Google
Martine Jager Westpac Group
Michele Laghezza Miele
Michelle Battersby Keep it Cleaner
Michelle Stephenson Adobe
Miles Omodei Taylors Wines
Mosilo Sofonia South African Tourism
Neil O’Sullivan CBS Interactive
Nicholas Levy Aglime Fertilisers
Nicole Papoutsis Genea World Leading Fertility
Nikki Bryan NSW Department of Industry
Nikki Warburton Audi
Nina Nyman UnLtd
Pamela Bishop Blooms The Chemist
Peter Miller NewsMediaWorks
Petra Buchanan PSB Ventures
Phil James eYeka
Rebecca Newton eBay Australia & New Zealand
Rowena Kanna Volkswagen Group Australia
Rushenka Perera SAP
Sangeeta Leach The Leach Partnership
Sascha Hunt Aussie
Serena Leith Spotify
Stephanie Ferrin Woolworths Rewards
Susan Massasso The a2 Milk Company
Suz Biollo Crackerjack People
Tim Skellern La Trobe University
Tony Sesto BMW
Uma Oldham SBS
Vanessa Liell Commtract
William Leach The Leach Partnership
Yvette Costi Unispace
Zara Cobb Lendi

Some handy tips for submission:

•All categories are submitted in PDF doc so think beyond plain text, and be as creative as possible with your entries. But bear in mind that judges will be reviewing them digitally so legibility is key when it comes designing the layout and choice of font.

•Each PDF doc submission has a file size limit of 100Mb, double check your file size before uploading.

•Stick to the word limit and be concise. Use sub-headings to match each point within the criteria.

•As a part of your B&T Awards Hub showcase, we’re asking for a hero board – this is a visual summary of your entry on a single page. Please note that judges will not score this, it is purely used as the main image of your showcase.

•Don’t wait until the last day to create a login on the submission portal. Jump on today and familiarise yourself with the platform

All the other important details: 

•On-time entries close – Friday, 14th August 2020, 5pm AEST

•Late entries close – Friday, 21st August 2020, 5pm AEST

•Live-judging day – Wednesday, 14th October 2020 – Sydney

•Awards night – Friday, 20th November 2020 – Hordern Pavilion, Sydney


Thanks to our legendary sponsors who make the night possible!

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