Here's the full list of winners of the PPA Awards 2014, who were crowned at a glittering ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel in Park Lane in on 10 July.

Well done to all our winners, congratulations to all our highly-commended entries and finalists, and thanks to everyone who entered.


Consumer Magazine of the Year

Woman & Home, IPC Media


Consumer Media Brand of the Year

Woman & Home, IPC Media


Columnist of the Year – Consumer Media

Polly Vernon, Grazia, Bauer Media


Customer Magazine of the Year

Slimming World, Slimming World

Highly Commended: n by Norwegian, INK


Digital Innovation of the Year - Consumer Media

Discover TV, Immediate Media Co

Highly Commended:, Dennis Publishing


Editor of the Year - Consumer Media

Dylan Jones, GQ, The Condé Nast Publications


International Consumer Media Brand of the Year

Time Out, Time Out Group


Specialist Consumer Magazine of the Year

Country Life, IPC Media


Writer of the Year - Consumer Media

Tim Lewis, Esquire, Hearst Magazines UK


Designer of the Year - Consumer Media

Mark Neil, NME, IPC Media


Designer of the Year - Business Media

Simon Campbell, Strategies for Growth, Seven


Business Magazine of the Year

Health Service Journal, EMAP


Business Media Brand of the Year

Procurement Leaders, Sigaria


Digital Innovation of the Year - Business Media

Celebrity Intelligence, Centaur Media


Publisher/Manager Business & Consumer

Alun Williams, Women’s Health, Hearst-Rodale


Game Changer of the Year

The ELLE Fashion Cupboard, Hearst Magazines UK


Publishing Innovator of the Year (under £10m)

Diane Young, Managing Director, The Drum/Carnyx Group

Highly Commended: The Slow Journalism Company


Columnist of the Year – Business Media

Sally Donovan, Community Care, Reed Business Information


Writer of the Year - Business Media

Emily Wright, Estates Gazette, Reed Business Information


Editor of the Year - Business Media

Fiona Godlee, BMJ, The BMJ Publishing Group


Event of the Year - Consumer Media

London Motorcycle Show, Bauer Media


Event of the Year - Business Media

Festival of Marketing, Econsultancy, Centaur Media


PPA Chairman’s Award

The Week, Dennis Publishing


Hall of Fame

Lord Heseltine


Front Cover of the Year

Metal Hammer, Team Rock Limited





Below you'll find all the details about attending the awards ceremony, including ticket prices. Booking is now open.

The Awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, 10 July 2014 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London. Guests should use the Great Room entrance on Park Lane. A Google map of the venue is available here.


Drinks Reception - 6:30pm

Gala Dinner - 7:30pm

Awards Ceremony - 9:15pm

DJ & Dancing - 10:45pm

Carriages - 1:30am




We are delighted that Claudia Winkleman will be hosting the PPA Awards 2014

A regular on prime-time BBC, from this autumn Claudia will replace Sir Bruce Forsyth as the permanent host of Strictly Come Dancing alongside Tess Daley, having already hosted the Strictly results show and spin-off show Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two.
Claudia hosts BBC1’s flagship cinema show Film 2014 with Claudia Winkleman and Danny Leigh, as well as her own radio show The Arts Show with Claudia Winkleman on BBC Radio 2.
She also presents the new homemaking series The Great British Sewing Bee, and has hosted the Sky Premiere live coverage of the Academy Awards and the Golden Globes. She has also fronted the first two series of Let’s Dance for Sport Relief on BBC1, and has been one of the main presenters for both Red Nose Day and Sport Relief.
Claudia graduated from Cambridge University with an MA Honours in History of Art. She is a regular contributor to The Independent and London’s Evening Standard.



Seared yellowfin tuna, wild rocket, wasabi mayonnaise,
avocado, pickled daikon, and tomato salad

Moroccan style aubergine, chickpea and tomato timbale,
with buffalo mozzarella, pesto dressing

Outdoor reared Tamworth duo of pork, braised red
cabbage, green beans, roasted apple,
grain mustard mash, Calvados sauce

Roast butternut squash, goat’s cheese and pine nut
lasagne with thyme butter sauce

Dark Valrhona chocolate and orange tart, chilli tuille,
blood orange sorbet 






For a Platinum table of 10 people. This includes a prominent table position with the best view of the action on the night, along with two bottles of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut champagne, and five bottles of wine for your guests:

Early Booker Rate(Until 28 MayStandard Rate
PPA Member £3195+VAT £3500+VAT
AOP/CMA Member £4420+VAT £4875+VAT
Non Member £5645+VAT £6250+VAT


Early Booker Rate(Until 28 MayStandard Rate
PPA Member £2450+VAT £2750+VAT
AOP/CMA Member £3675+VAT £4125+VAT
Non Member £4900+VAT £5500+VAT


Early Booker Rate(Until 28 MayStandard Rate
PPA Member £285+VAT £355+VAT
AOP/CMA Member £427.50+VAT £532.50+VAT
Non Member £570+VAT £710+VAT
There are discounted rates to attend the awards for publishers that have a turnover of less than £10m. View the prices here.
These special rates cannot be booked online, to find out more and to make your bookings please contact the events team.


Drinks can be pre-ordered directly with the Grosvenor House. Once booking opens and you have purchased your tickets you will receive instructions on how to place your drinks order.

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For enquiries about attending the awards please contact the Events Team by email or call 0207 404 4166. For general enquiries about events from the PPA, contact us at

If you are interested in sponsoring this, or any of the PPA's other events, please contact our commercial team using the details below:

Helen Rosemier, Commercial Director

Ben Sullivan, Commercial Manager




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