PANPA Advertising and Marketing Awards 2017

Competition was fierce at the 2017 PANPA Advertising & Marketing Awards and Australian Community Media performed well, taking home awards in several categories.

The PANPA Advertising & Marketing Awards recognise outstanding talent and work that is reshaping how newspapers market and sell themselves to readers, advertising and media agencies.


Executive Excellence Categories:

Sales Manager of the Year
Meg Marsh – ACM National Sales – South Australia
Highly Commended: Ian Bellert – ACM National Sales – Sydney

Sales Team of the Year
 ACM National Sales – South Australia

Individual Designer / Creative Services Professional of the Year
Highly Commended: Sam Woods – ACM National Sales – Sydney

Digital Categories:

Best Digital Single Advertisement for a Client – Community
Winner: Mudgee Guardian, Think Water

Marketing Categories:

Best Cause-Related Campaign or Community Service – Regional
The Land Newspaper: Glove box guide to mental health

Sponsorship of the Year – Community
The Standard, Warrnambool: The Standard / Warrnambool Turf Club – May Race Carnival


PANPA Advertising & Marketing Awards 2015

Australian Community Media won the following categories at the 2015 PANPA Advertising & Marketing Awards:

Print Categories:

Best Print Single Advertisement for a Client, Community
Winner: Blayney Chronicle – De-Sex Your Dog, He’ll Be Less Nuts

Best Print Campaign for a Client, Community
Winner: Manning River Times – The Shed Company

Best Feature / Supplement / Native Advertising Environment, Regional
Winner: The Advocate, Burnie – Ignite

Marketing Categories:

Sponsorship of the Year, Regional
Winner: Newcastle Herald – Surfest

Executive Excellence Categories:

Team Collaboration / Team Player of the Year
Winner: Courtney Greisbach - The Advocate, Burnie


PANPA Advertising & Marketing Awards 2014

Best print feature / supplement / native advertising, Regional
Winner: Newcastle Herald – Disability Care Australia

Best Print Idea or Innovation, Regional
Winner: Manning Great Lakes Extra – The Tradies Toolbox

Best Digital Single Advertisement for a Client, Regional
Winner: Illawarra Mercury – Three Chimneys

Best Digital Campaign for a Client, Regional
Winner: The Examiner, Launceston – Tasmania Turf Club

Consumer Campaign of the Year, Regional
Winner: Bendigo Advertiser – News Now

Best Cause-Related / Community Service Campaign, Regional
Winner: The Land – Glove Box Guide to Mental Health

Sponsorship of the year, Regional
Winner: The Courier Ballarat – Run Ballarat Sponsorship 


PANPA Advertising & Marketing Awards 2013

Print Categories:

Best advertising feature or supplement – can include editorial-driven environment Circ.25,001-90,000

Winner: The Land – Spring Angus