The nominations for the 2008 NDL Radio Academy Promotions and Marketing Awards have been announced.
Out of the 35 nominees, Global/GCap has ten, Bauer gets nine, the BBC gain eight and GMG Radio are nominated for five – including for the launch of Rock Radio in Manchester.
Other stations, including Absolute and NME are up for one award each, and Bauer and GCap are nominated for a joint Nokia promotion. Beacon Radio is the only single station to receive four nominations in different categories – albeit for the same promotion.
The full list is below:
[b]BEST LOCAL/REGIONAL ON-AIR PROMOTION[/b]
97.2 Beacon Radio (Gone in 60 Seconds) | Bauer (Save the Children – For the Kids Day) | 97.4 Rock FM ( Breakfast Breakout ) | Real Radio Scotland (Win a Car A Day in May)
[b]BEST NATIONAL ON-AIR PROMOTION[/b]
BBC World Service (One Planet – Carbon Trading) | BBC Radio 1 (Sport Relief) | BBC Radio 1/2/5Live (2008 Olympics) | BBC Radio 3/4 (BBC Proms 2008: Catch Every Note)
[b]BEST ON-AIR SPONSORSHIP ON UK RADIO[/b]
Bauer/GCap (Nokia Select) | Kiss Network (Peugeot) | Bauer (Save the Children– For the Kids Day) | Smooth Radio (Wimbledon 2008 with Blossom Hill)
[b]BEST ON-AIR IMAGING PROMOTION ON UK RADIO[/b]
Absolute Radio (Connect with Music) | Trent FM (Forget About 4) | Kiss Network (Kiss) | 97.2 Beacon Radio (Gone in 60 Seconds)
[b]BEST LOCAL OR REGIONAL RADIO STATION/NETWORK MARKETING CAMPAIGN[/b]
City Talk 105.9 (Launch Campaign) | LBC | 97.4 Rock FM (More Of The Milk You Love) | Smooth Radio (Covers)
[b]BEST NATIONAL RADIO STATION MARKETING CAMPAIGN[/b]
BBC Radio 1 (Meet the DJs) | BBC Radio 2 (Amazing Music Played by an Amazing Line Up) | BBC 6Music (George Lamb)
[b]BEST USE OF ONLINE FOR MARKETING A STATION OR NETWORK[/b]
97.2 Beacon Radio (Gone in 60 Seconds) | Capital Radio (The Feeling’s 24 Hour Challenge) | NME Radio (Launch) | Radio City 96.7 (Video Virals)
[b]BEST RADIO STATION EVENT[/b]
106.1 Rock Radio (Hello Manchester – Are You Ready to Rock?) | 97.2 Beacon Radio (Gone in 60 Seconds) | Heart 106 (Heart 106 Lifestyle Awards) | 97.4 Rock FM (Rock FM’s Breakfast Breakout)
[b]BEST “STREET” MARKETING[/b]
Southern FM (I’m a DJ Get Me Outta Here!) | 105.4 Century Radio (Ditchy and Salty’s World Tour of the North West) | BBC Radio 4 (BBC Radio 4 Light Show) | Trent FM (Forget about 4)