Sport Industry Group has unveiled the Official Shortlist for the BT Sport Industry Awards 2016, featuring a variety of outstanding campaigns, sponsorships, programmes, brands and activations from across 13 different categories and we very pleased to announce InCrowd has been shortlisted for the BT Sport Industry Cutting Edge Sport Award.
The nomination is testament to the industry leading work by InCrowd’s technology team, who are based in “Silicon Beach” Brighton.
We are facing some formidable competition in the form of DNAFit, Football Foundation, Formula E, Hawk‐Eye and Henley Royal Regatta. The full list of nominations can be seen here http://www.sportindustry.biz/events/awards/2016/shortlist.
Nick Keller, chairman, Sport Industry Group, commented: “The wide variety of work on the Official Shortlist is proof once again that the UK sport industry leads the way in creativity and innovation. We are delighted by the incredible level of high‐quality work to be found across the board.
“Throughout a thorough steering process, overseen by our official adjudicators EY, the Steering Committees had as tough a job as ever narrowing down the list, with any piece of work making the Official Shortlist representing a truly stellar achievement.”
The Official Shortlist was selected through an extensive Steering Process -involving more than 70 key industry figures and 40 hours of intensive judging, fully overseen by EY – and will now go forward for consideration by the main Judging Panel, who will decide the winners in each category.
The industry’s flagship event will see over 1,750 major players from the world of sport, business and entertainment come together for an unforgettable night celebrating the standout work from across the sporting world.