content director
PinkNews

Ellen Stewart is an award-winning audience development and digital content specialist with experience working on leading news and lifestyle titles including the Evening Standard and Independent, TI Media and DMGT.

In 2019 she was named one of PPA’s 30 Under 30 after project managing the launch of PinkNews — the world’s leading LGBT+ news and video publisher — on Snapchat Discover, and offering that now draws in up to 30 million unique users every month.

She has overseen record-breaking traffic and revenue growth during her time at PinkNews; building a team of 18 creatives from the ground up and transforming the company from news source to global multimedia publisher.

 

Judging panel

Daniel Hernandez

head of resolution media
Manning Gottlieb OMD

steve hatch

vice president for northern europe
Facebook

Tom Punch

global president, chief creative officer
Spring Studios

Katy Howell

chief executive officer
immediate future

Camilla Craven

director of PR & advocacy
Charlotte Tilbury

Katy Howell

chief executive officer
immediate future

Thiago Correa

Head of Performance Media
Zenith

David Parkinson

chief executive officer & co-founder
Brave & Heart

Marc Sharp

head of paid social
Jellyfish

Joe Goulcher

head of content
PGOne

Jon Biggs

executive creative director
MediaMonks

Chris Kelly

Head of Digital Marketing
Foxtons

Bogdana Butnar

experience strategy lead
Karamarama

Kinda Jackson

managing director, digital
Brands2life

Deborah King

head of paid social
Essence

Matthew Payne

Creative Technology Director
Tribal Worldwide London

Rebecca Holmes

director of social media
Splendid Communications

Saskia Jones

Data Strategy Director
BBH London

Ellen Stewart

content director
PinkNews

Angus MacKinnon

group creative director
Publicis Poke

Sophie Mindell

director of digital and social media
Fifty Digital

Joshua Connell

head of content
Hill+Knowlton Strategies Ltd

Justine Bower

director of communications - consumer & social
UKTV

Carl Juresic

Senior Strategist
Leo Burnett

Kat Harding

social director
Havas London & Cake

Tom Reding

Director of Media
BrewDog

Marc Sharp

head of paid social
Jellyfish

Jorge Machado

director of innovation
VMLY&R

Sally Rushton

director of engagement
Jaywing

Claire Twohill

director, social and innovation
FleishmanHillard

Will Harvey

digital innovation manager, GB & IOI
Diageo

Lucy Amos

head of social media (UK)
Disney

Sedge Beswick

founder & managing director
SEEN Connects

Iva Dixit

audience editor
The New York Times Magazine