CorpComms Awards 2021 - Winners

Best community initiative
Neighbour of the Year
Co-op Insurance

Neighbourly Community Fund and Foundation
Neighbourly

Best consumer campaign 
LNER Green Guides
Inspiring people to travel sustainably
London North Eastern Railway
Agency: Tin Man Communications

Best corporate campaign
Powering the UK’s vital connections
Liberty Global
Agencies: Taylor Made Media, Edmonds Elder

Highly commended
From Spanish utility to new energy major
Iberdrola
Agency: Headland

Best corporate partnership
Mars Petcare, LGBT Foundation
Agency: Cirkle Partnership

Best corporate publication 
Courier
Royal Mail
Agency: Linney

Best crisis or issues management
Sponsored by Polpeo
Hitachi Class 800 fleet issues - May 2021
London North Eastern Railway

Best diversity and inclusion initiative
Calling time on racism
Greene King Agency: C&E Advisory

Best embodiment of corporate purpose
Living its purpose through Covid
Halma

Highly commended
Balfour Beatty

Best external event
A night on the cobbles
Airbnb
Agency: Hope&Glory PR

Best employee engagement initiative
Flu Campaign
The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

Best social or digital media campaign 
21 Days
Green Cola UK
Agency: OneFifty Consultancy

Best in-house team: corporate communications
Sponsored by Ithaca Partners 
Her Majesty’s Prisons and Probation Service

Best in-house team: internal communications
Sponsored by Ithaca Partners
Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Highly commended
DHL Supply Chain UK & Ireland 

Best in-house team: media relations
Sponsored by Ithaca Partners
Accenture

Highly commended
Marie Curie

Best internal comms strategy
Lloyds Banking Group

Best internal event
Wellfest: a virtual wellbeing festival
AkzoNobel
Agency: Democracy

Best international campaign 
Zeronomics: Financing the transition to a net-zero world
Standard Chartered
Agency: Man Bites Dog

Best leadership communications 
Springer Nature leadership communications during pandemic
Springer Nature

Best low budget campaign
Space Oddity
The Royal Mint
Agency: Hope&Glory PR

Highly commended
National Day of Reflection
Marie Curie
Agency: Markettiers

Best media relations campaign
We’re open Shop small by American Express
American Express
Agency: Hope&Glory PR

Best sustainability initiative
Water for Free
Great Eagle Holdings

Opportunity 2030
Standard Chartered
Agency: Man Bites Dog

Highly commended
Polestar 0 project - a climate neutral car by 2030
Polestar

Best wellbeing initiative
Winter Wellbeing Package
BDO UK LLP

Best use of video
Governance transformation vote
PRS for Music
Agency: Next Rebel

Most creative use of content 
A shave too close
Lloyds Banking Group
Agency: Grayling

In-house communications professional of the year
Sponsored by Broome Yasar Partnership
Greg Dawson
Group corporate affairs director
DS Smith

Agency of the year
Headland Consultancy

Grand Prix
Sponsored by Unicepta
Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust