Aqua Awards & Gala Dinner

AQUA AWARDS

The Aqua Awards Ceremony, a cherished tradition spanning nearly three decades, takes place during the annual Watercoolers EuropeConference & Fair event. This ceremony is dedicated to acknowledging excellence in marketing, innovation, public relations,as well as recognizing outstanding products and programs that contribute to sustainability and environmental protection.

This could be your year! Have a look at the award categories and see where you can best present your company’s work, services, products, campaigns, marketing initiatives- or all of them. Thisis your opportunity to present your company toan audience of experts and colleaguesin the industry.

 

Who can enter?

Full members of WE, either directly or through their National Association - THERE IS NO ENTRY FEE! There are 5 categories – one of them could be your company’sticket to a treasured WE Aqua Award.

WE are looking for:

 

  • Dynamic and forward thinking initiatives
  • Marketing that promotes the industry as a whole
  • A clear message
  • Effective use of colour and images to attract and hold the customer’s interest
  • The relevance of the nomination to its stated objective

Aqua Awards Categories

 
Best Website
Best Website
innovation
Best Product Innovation
hydration
Best Promotion of Health & Hydration
green
Best Environmental Practice/Green Initiative
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Marketing Campaign
 

BENEFITS FOR
APPLICANTS & WINNERS

The Aqua Awards is an excellent way to promote your brand to the event’s visitors and the wider audience online. Check out the fantastic package for winners and applicants.

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STATUETTE & CERTIFICATES WILL BE GIVEN TO THE WINNERS
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INTERVIEW WITH THE WINNERS WILL BE PUBLISHED ON THE WATERCOOLERS EUROPE WEBSITE AND IN THE MONTHLY NEWSLETTER
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THE WINNING PRESENTATIONS WILL BE SHOWN DURING THE AQUA AWARDS CEREMONY AT THE GALA DINNER

Criteria For Judging

 

BEST WEBSITE

  • Effective navigation
  • Relevant content
  • Performance and speed
  • Attractive and appealing design
  • Inclusion of WE/National Association logo
  • Promotion of the watercooler industry if appropriate

BEST PRODUCT INNOVATION

  • Innovative technology within the standards of the industry
  • Stands out from the crowd
  • A recognised benefit to the user
  • Promotion of the watercooler industry if appropriate

BEST PROMOTION OF HEALTH & HYDRATION

  • Immediate positive impact on target audience
  • Relevance to audience
  • Lasting impression on audience of key message
  • Promotion of the watercooler industry
  • Inclusion of the WE/National Association logo
  • Attractive and appealing design

BEST ENVIRONMENTAL PRACTICE/GREEN INITIATIVE

  • Total commitment to the benefit of the environment
  • Immediate impact on target audience
  • Lasting impression on target audience to continue this initiative
  • Promotion of the watercooler industry
  • Inclusion of the WE/National Association logo
  • Attractive and appealing design

BEST MARKETING CAMPAIGN

  • Easily understood campaign message
  • Immediate positive impact on target audience – to inform/persuade/remind customers of campaign message
  • Lasting impression on target audience of this message
  • Promotion of the watercooler industry
  • Inclusion of the WE/National Association logo
  • Attractive and appealing design

How To Enter?

 

Required Materials

Presentation the nominations must be presented in PowerPoint or Keynote format (3 - 5 slides)
Movies and sound files all movies or sound files inserted into the presentation must also be attached as separate files (mp4, mp3)
if original movies were created in a language other than English, they must have English subtitles
all sound files must be submitted in English
Photos all photos inserted into the presentation must also be attached separately in high resolution (.jpg, .gif, .png)
Logo logos of the applying company and nominated product must be submitted in vectors (.eps or .ai)
Statement a typewritten 50 word statement (in MS Word) explaining the aims behind the entry and stating the target audience must be submitted
 

Aqua Awards Application Form

 

Please complete the Aqua Awards Application Form and submit it before September 23rd, 2024.