Awards & Recognition
In the last 5 years we have been recognised locally and nationally for the work we have done for clients. Find out more about our awards, recognition and some testimonials, too.
B2C Ecommerce Website of the Year - UK Digital Growth Awards 2023
In 2022, we launched a brand new Shopify Plus website for Funky Chunky Furniture, and we’re proud to say that our team’s hard work was recognised at this year’s UK Digital Growth Awards in the ‘B2C Ecommerce Website of the Year’ category.
PPC Campaign of the Year (B2C) & Best Low Budget Campaign - UK Digital Excellence Awards 2023
At the beginning of 2023 we were shortlisted three times across two categories at the UK Digital Excellence Awards – PPC Campaign of the Year and Best Low Budget Campaign. Our work on The Panel Company, Direct4Baby and Aquacadabra’s paid media accounts secured us several spots on the shortlist.
Campaign of the Year (Agency - Budget over £50k) - North East Marketing Awards 2022
In 2022 we were back at the North East Marketing Awards once again, this time nominated not once but twice for the Campaign of the Year Award. It was our PPC team’s exceptional results for clients Direct4Baby and The Panel Company that earned us recognition across the region.
Agency of the Year (over 20 employees) - North East Marketing Awards 2021
After being shortlisted for several North East Marketing Awards back in 2019, we’re very happy to say that we represented the region once again at the NE Marketing Awards 2021. This time we were up for Agency of the Year Award, against only two other agencies, for companies with over 20 employees.
Global Beauty, Health & Wellbeing Ecommerce Website of the Year - Global Ecommerce Awards 2021
We are incredibly excited to be able to say we’ve won our first Global Ecommerce Award. Our previous work with Yogamatters picked up awards in 2017, but in 2020 it was time for a brand new, bespoke Shopify Plus website to support the company’s continued growth.
Best Low Budget Campaign (SEO) (Small) - European Search Awards 2021
We’re thrilled to have been shortlisted for our first European Search Award in 2021. Our entry was for the Best Low Budget Campaign (SEO) from a small agency, and we couldn’t be more proud to have our record-breaking work with Direct 4 Baby recognised by top talent working in search across the continent.
Best Integrated Agency - Northern Digital Awards 2020
We are proud to be shortlisted for the Best Integrated Agency award at the Northern Digital Awards 2020. It is great to be a part of the increasingly competitive awards for another year and to be shortlisted in a new category for 2020. Our entry included an overview of our financial figures, amazing company culture and specific campaigns that demonstrate our ability to increase revenue and keep clients at the forefront of their space.
Top 100 Fastest Growing Technology Companies
For the second year running, we’re delighted to announce that we have been recognised as one of the fastest growing techs in the North for 2020. These Awards provide a unique way of celebrating the innovative technologies and businesses developed in the region and recognise those who have contributed to their success.
Best Small Integrated Search Agency - UK Search Awards 2019
Venture Stream was named the winner of the Best Small Integrated Search Agency at the national UK Search Awards. This is the first time we entered these awards so are delighted that we have been recognised outside the toon for our success. The judges crowned us the winners for demonstrating fantastic ROI for clients and our company growth.
Best Low Budget Campaign - UK Search Awards 2019
We were delighted to be shortlisted for our paid search campaign with client Aquacadabra. Helping businesses grow, even on a small budget is something we are very proud of at Venture Stream and it was great to be alongside some of the biggest brands and agencies in the UK.
Best Digital Marketing Campaign - North East Marketing Awards 2019
For the first time ever, we entered the North East Marketing Awards and were recognised for our digital marketing campaign with our fashion client, Standout. This award was shortlisted based on originality, innovation and exceptional ROI results.
Rising Star of the Year - North East Marketing Awards 2019
Our own star, Danielle Sephton, was a finalist in the Rising Star of the Year for the North East Marketing Awards 2019. It was a delight to put forward one of our staff, who since joining Venture Stream has grown tremendously and has shown dedication and commitment to the industry and her role as PR & Content Executive.
Best Digital Marketing Agency of the Year - North East Marketing Awards 2019
The North East Marketing Awards recognise excellence within the fields of marketing, digital and PR from all industry sectors operating in the North East. We were thrilled to be shortlisted for the Best Digital Marketing Agency of the Year.
Best Health & Beauty Digital Marketing Campaign - Northern Digital Awards 2019
Venture Stream was named the winner of the Best Health & Beauty Digital Marketing Campaign in recognition of our campaign with Morrison Shenfine. We were over the moon to win this award, which was judged on innovation, quality of practice and exceptional results.
Best SEO Campaign - Northern Digital Awards 2019
With our second year of entering the Northern Digital Awards we were over the moon to be shortlisted for Best SEO Campaign “Shop By Diet” for our life-long client, Planet Organic. This award was judged on how we achieved the clients objectives and our phenomenal results from the campaign, which capitalised on the growing diet trend.
Best Digital Marketing Campaign B2B - Northern Digital Awards 2019
The Northern Digital Awards celebrate the very best in digital marketing campaigns and we were shortlisted in the Best Digital Marketing Campaign B2B for delivering a whole new approach to inbound lead generation using digital marketing channels that has transformed the way a major UK print marketing agency generates leads.
Best Small eCommerce Agency - Northern eCommerce Awards 2018
For the first year, after being shortlisted in this category in 2017, we were crowned the Best Small eCommerce Agency at the Northern eCommerce Awards. With the competition rife in this category, it was a great achievement to be recognised again for our company culture, outstanding work for clients and demonstrated growth as a fast-growing agency.
Best eCommerce Website, Fashion & Apparel - Northern eCommerce Awards 2018
It was a great pleasure to bring home the award for Best eCommerce Website for our fashion client, Master Debonair. Our client needed a website, capable of servicing £2 million in revenue each year and reflected their brand positioning of luxury men’s retail. We crafted a first-class consumer ecommerce website that leveraged the best online retail practices and partnership.
Young Digital Marketer of the Year - Northern Digital Awards 2017
Our now Paid Search Director, Sean Anderson, won Young Digital Marketer of the Year at the Northern Digital Awards in 2017. Sean’s dedication to Venture Stream and progress personally and professionally was well deserved and we are delighted he was recognised and awarded for this at the Northern Digital Awards.
Best eCommerce Website - Northern Digital Awards 2017
Our first eCommerce website award at the Northern Digital Awards and second award for our client Yogamatters. This award recognised our website development work and the fantastic results our client received since the launch of the website.
Best Small eCommerce Agency - Northern eCommerce Awards 2017
This award recognised the very best eCommerce agencies under 25 staff, so we were delighted to be a finalist in this category for the Northern eCommerce Awards among two other categories.
Best eCommerce Website, Sport, Leisure & Toys - Northern eCommerce Awards 2017
We were crowned the winners for the Best eCommerce Website for our work with our client Yogamatters at the Northern eCommerce Awards. This award was recognised for it’s mobile first, flexible, responsive framework which can scale with the business’s continued growth as well as create a dynamic, personalised and intuitive design delivered on both design and user experience requirements.
Best eCommerce AdWords Campaign - Northern eCommerce Awards 2017
Our first award we ever won was the Best eCommerce AdWords Campaign at the Northern eCommerce Awards in 2017 for our work with long-time client Frugi Organic Clothing, which returned the highest Return On Advertising Spend (ROAS) of all the entries which impressed the judges.
Best use of Paid Search - Dadi Awards 2015
Venture Stream’s first ever recognition within the awards industry was at the Dadi Awards in 2015. Shortlisted for the best use of paid search with iconic British fashion retailer, Barbour, this award shortlisted for innovation, effectiveness and tangible results.