Content Marketing Awards big awards revealed at #CMWorld 2018

The Content Marketing Institute (CMI), just awarded the top four winners in their prestigious 2018 Content Marketing Awards program during their annual Content Marketing Awards ceremony live at the 2018 Content Marketing World Conference and Expo in Cleveland, Ohio.

The Project of the Year, Agency of the Year (for both large and small agencies), and Content Marketer of the Year winners were announced in front of more than 4,000 attendees at #CMWorld, the largest content marketing event on the planet. The Content Marketing Awards is the largest and longest-running international content marketing awards program in the world.

Here are the 2018 top prize winners:

  • Content Marketing Agency of the Year (Less than 100 Employees) : PM, poslovni mediji, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
  • Content Marketing Agency of the Year (More than 100 Employees) : MSP-C, a division of MSP Communications, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  • Project of the Year: Ideas of Order Magazine, produced by California Closets and agency, Redbird.
  • Content Marketer of the Year: Venetta Linas Paris, Senior Manager, Content – Global Marketing, Aon.

Two other awards were also announced:

  • Carmen Hill, Principal, Chill Content, received the 2018 #CMWorld Community Champion Award
  • Ann Handley, Chief Content Officer, Marketing Profs, received the Hero Award, CMI’s Hall of Fame Award. Ann received the inaugural Hero Award.

While these are the winners of the top four Content Marketing Award prizes, there were also 92 individual category winners that were announced in late July. There were more than 1,100 entries to this year’s awards and a panel of all-star judges chose the “best of the best” in content marketing excellence recognizing all aspects of content marketing, from strategy to distribution, and from editorial to design.

View the full list of 2018 winners here

“It’s an honor to recognize and award content marketers for their innovation and content marketing excellence,” says Stephanie Stahl, general manager, Content Marketing Institute. “I was truly wowed by the 2018 Content Marketing Award top prize winners’ creativity and excited to highlight their outstanding work and content marketing success.”

The 2019 Content Marketing Awards program will open in February 2019. Brand marketers and agencies can visit the website to be notified when next year’s program opens.