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Industry Rising Star

About This Award

Aimed at rewarding bright, ambitious and exceptional talent working in the performance marketing industry.

There is no fee to enter this category and nominations are welcome from across all demographics; this could be directly from individuals with employer endorsement, or from their employers, however, employers must outline the impact the nominee has had on the business and their performance during the judging period.

Notes and requirements for entry: 1. A maximum of 500 words outlining how the nominee has impacted their business 2. Nominees must have less than six years’ industry experience 3. Provision of their LinkedIn URL

Next steps Up to six entrants will be shortlisted who will be invited to the judging day to pitch to four dragons on an industry related topic. The shortlisted entrants will be asked for an up to date copy of their CV in advance of the interview.

During the pitch, judges will be looking for drive, enthusiasm, ambition and industry knowledge.

Before heading to the judging day, the shortlisted entrants will be encouraged to seek wider endorsements from the industry via a voting form, with qualitative feedback from clients and peers considered by judges.

Nominations Open:


Dates for your calendar

  • 03.10.18 Categories Announced
  • 29.10.18 Entries Open
  • 18.01.19 Early Bird Entry Deadline
  • 25.01.19 Regular Entry Deadline
  • 01.02.19 Last Chance Entry Deadline
  • 27.02.19 Shortlist Announced
  • 30.04.19 The Performance Marketing Awards Ceremony

Industry testimonial

“The PMAs are an integral part of the performance marketing industry and provide a stage for companies excelling in affiliate and performance sectors to receive reward for their hard work and innovation. As the headline sponsor, Impact was proud to support the PMAs as it is 100% dedicated to celebrating the success of a sector which continues to exceed expectations in terms of both revenue and results for marketers.”

Julia Smith, Director of Communications EMEA, Impact