Back in December 2017 we at the App Promotion Summit decided to launch the App Growth Awards to recognize companies and individuals that move the app industry forward and fuel app marketing, advertising and monetization with innovation and smart, bold ideas to solve the industry problems.
This December 3rd we had an honor to host the fourth App Growth Awards ceremony to award teams and app industry professionals in multiple categories.
The panel of 19 professional judges decided to award the following companies.
APP ADVERTISING PLATFORM
Awarded to the mobile advertising platform, network or DSP that has provided an outstanding solution in terms of app installs, user acquisition and brand advertising.
APP ANALYTICS PLATFORM
Awarded to the mobile analytics, app analytics, ad tracking and attribution platform that has delivered the most value and understanding of big data analytics in the past 12 months.
APP DATA PLATFORM
This award is awarded to the app data platform that has provided the best intelligence to the app industry.
APP ENGAGEMENT PLATFORM
Open to technology platforms and services that support app engagement including push notifications, in-app messaging, marketing automation and chatbots.
APP GROWTH INNOVATION
Open for entries from any brand, agency, service provider or developer that has created new and innovative channels, techniques, tactics or strategies to increase growth in the app ecosystem.
Alison by yellowHEAD
APP MARKETER OF THE YEAR
This award is for an individual that has demonstrated outstanding best practices for marketing and growth at an app brand, startup or agency.
Lina Zakarauskaite, Secret Escapes
APP MARKETING AGENCY OF THE YEAR
Open to all mobile and app marketing and non-specialist agencies that can illustrate outstanding offerings in the area of mobile growth and app marketing.
Video is becoming increasing important and this award will recognise the best use of it as part of an app marketing campaign either in an app preview or ad creative.
RAID: Champion Theory by Plarium
Open to entries for ad campaigns on Facebook or Instagram platforms.
Marmalade Game Studio
Open to platforms and agencies offering App Store Optimization services that can demonstrate they are leaders in the ASO field and experts at getting apps in front of potential users.
APPLE SEARCH ADS CAMPAIGN
This award will recognise excellence in Apple Search Ads.
iFax (iOS) by Studio Mosaic
FASTEST GROWING APP
Awarded to an app that has demonstrated rapid growth and traction in the last year. Evidence must show significant growth in one of these areas: usage, downloads and revenues.
GOOGLE APP CAMPAIGN
Recognising creative excellence in Google App Campaigns.
Scatter Slots by MURKA
GROWTH TEAM OF THE YEAR
Open for entries from app developers and agencies that have a team of rock stars dedicating their time to user acquisition, growth and marketing.
INFLUENCER MARKETING COMPANY OF THE YEAR
This award is open for entries from all influencer marketing agencies and platforms that can illustrate outstanding achievement in the area of mobile growth and app marketing by successfully developing and executing influencer marketing campaigns.
OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO THE APP INDUSTRY
This award will be presented to an individual who has demonstrably contributed to the health of the app ecosystem over the past year.
This award is open for entries from agencies and publishers that highlight a campaign delivering an improvement in engagement and retention for an app.
Calendar Comms by Babbel
Open to ad, influencer, platform or content campaigns on the Snap platform.
Snap Lenses by LOVOO
SOCIAL & INFLUENCER APP CAMPAIGN
Open for entries from publishers or agencies that can demonstrate outstanding results in the emerging field of social and influencer marketing for apps.
Chatbots by Zorka Mobi
Open to ad, influencer or content campaigns on the TikTok Platform.
1000% for kaufDA by Admiral Media
Our sincere congratulations to all participants and especially the winners. Well done, guys! Keep. It. Up.