Announcing the Premier Partner Awards 2018 Winners

The 2018 Premier Partner Awards celebrate all the hard work and innovation that goes into delivering great digital marketing solutions. Take a look at the winners and stay tuned for what's next in 2019.

2018 Americas Winners

SEARCH INNOVATION AWARD

MOBILE INNOVATION

DISPLAY INNOVATION

VIDEO INNOVATION

SHOPPING INNOVATION

GROWING BUSINESSES ONLINE

The awards

Honoring great work in digital marketing

Search InnovationSearch Innovation

Awarded for expertise and innovation with Google search ads. Examples include creative uses of auto-bidding or optimizing beyond the last click to help clients achieve their goals online.

Display InnovationDisplay Innovation

Awarded for expertise and innovation with Google display ads. Examples include creative uses of in-market audiences and similar audiences features to help clients achieve their goals online.

Mobile InnovationMobile Innovation

Awarded for expertise and innovation with Google mobile ads. Examples include creative uses of cross-device and universal app campaigns to help clients achieve their goals online.

Shopping InnovationShopping Innovation

Awarded for expertise and innovation with Google shopping ads. Examples include creative uses of Showcase Shopping ads to help clients boost sales.

Video InnovationVideo Innovation

Awarded for expertise and innovation with Google video ads. Examples include creative uses of formats such as bumper ads or 360° to help clients achieve their goals online.

Growing Businesses OnlineGrowing Businesses Online

Awarded for expertise in helping clients get online, stay online, and grow online. Examples include setting up mobile-friendly websites, search campaigns, and ad extensions.

Case Study Release Form

You must have your client’s consent and provide a client-signed case study release form before finishing your application. To access the case study release form, select your region from the list below, then copy the link and ask your client to complete the form using Docusign.

If you are within a country where Docusign is not supported, click on the link to download the form. Have your client sign the form and then you must upload the form with your application case study.

  • For US, Canada and Latin American countries applying in English: Please send this link to the client featured in your case study and ask them to eSign it. List “Premier Partner Awards” as the Campaign Name.

  • For Canada applicants applying in French:

    Download this case study release form and upload a signed copy of the form with your application case study.

  • For Latin American countries applying in Spanish:

    Download this case study release form and upload a signed copy of the form with your application case study.

  • For Brazil: Download this case study release form and upload a signed copy of the form with your application case study.

Frequently asked questions

What is the application period for the Premier Partner Awards 2018?

May 9 to June 29, 2018

How many awards can my company apply for?

Each Premier Partner can apply for all six awards. You can only enter in one region, even if you are active in more. Read the terms and conditions for details.

What are the prerequisites for applying for an award?

You must be a certified Premier Partner to apply for an award. See the list of eligibility requirements, and read the complete terms and conditions

How do I apply?

You’ll need to submit an entry form and a client case study. Download the application handbook, and read the complete terms and conditions. for more information.

What is a client case study?

A client case study is how you clearly demonstrate your company’s expertise, innovation and work in a particular area, like search or mobile advertising, and how that helped achieve a client’s advertising goals. The case study should be either a document, PDF, or video and should focus on one client only. Client case studies are required for all award categories. Make sure the client you’re featuring in the case study signs a case study release form.

Can I send additional materials about my company?

Please do not send any additional materials as we will only consider responses to the application questions and your case study.

When will the winners be announced?

Finalists will be notified via email on August 27, 2018. Winners will be announced at the Google Partners regional awards ceremony(s) to be scheduled for this fall. All winners will be posted online following the ceremony(s).

Who do I contact if my company has any questions?

You can email premier-partner-awards@google.com. Expect a response within two business days.