The ceremony for the 2009 Essential Research Christmas awards was held at the opulent Lots Road Pub & Dining Room. The winners were:
The Frank Sinatra award for “Getting married her way” went to… Magda!
The Terry Butcher award for “Commitment (in attending a pitch briefing before he’d joined the company)” went to… Steven!
The Ludwig van Beethoven award for “Operating one of the noisiest laptops in history without complaint” went to… Kat!
The Simon Cowell award for “Unprecedented dedication to X Factor” went to… James!
The World of WordPress award for “Tirelessly campaigning on behalf of the Essential blog” went to… Simon!
The Bryan Adams award for “Generally being a good Canadian, and introducing the world to ‘Monk nuts’” went to… Lee-Ann!
The Late Adopter award for “Overnight conversion to being an iPhone geek” went to… Sarah!
The Lord Reith award for “Continuous dedication to the BBC” went to… Daniel!
The Steve Jobs award for “Longest sustained WOM campaign in the history of modern marketing” went to… Chris! (Who wins it for the second year running)
The In At The Deep End award for “Getting on with things with minimal supervision” went to… Miranda!
The Phillip Kotler award for “Services to the Chartered Institute of Marketing” went to… Beth! (In absentia)
Yes, we need to update the “Meet the team” section of the website.We’ll do that soon. And yes, the photographer should learn when to turn on the flash on his camera.
In the meantime, click through here for our Elf Yourself video, and have a great Christmas and New Year