Emerging Media Award – Summit Awards
Recognizing Visionaries in Our New Forms of Media

The Summit Emerging Media Award evolved through a need to recognize and celebrate creativity, innovation, and those pushing the bounds of creative excellence in all newer forms of emerging media.

Traditionally, advertising has focused strictly on the big idea. Today, advertising needs to break new ground to keep up with the ever-changing pace. This award recognizes communications that keep pace with our times through innovative use of new media. Compete on a global stage, with an international panel of judges and creative from all over the world.

Summit Emerging Media Award

This award is for the marketers, coders, designers, developers, innovators, visionaries, and leaders in this exciting new realm of advertising. We offer recognition for introducing new methods, directing and helping to set the pace for emerging media, and demonstrating excellence on the web — through apps, mobile advertising, videos, mobile sites, and social media.

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The Summit Emerging Media Award is open to all-size organizations and creative communication professionals.

Judging Scope
Method – Uniqueness, audience reach, strategy
Innovation – Visual design/creativity, graphical user interface, interaction design/functionality, user experience, audience reach.
Information – Marketing message integration, audience appeal, user appeal.


Winning entries receive the Leader, Innovator, or coveted Visionary Award.

  • Elizabeth Fox | Co-founder
    It is an honor to be designated a Leader in the Emerging Media Awards. We appreciate that Summit recognizes our commitment to finding innovative ways to connect women to great businesses in their communities.
    Elizabeth Fox | Co-founder
  • Arturo Schwartzberg | Cofounder and Chairman
    Creativity and innovation are embedded in SweetRush’s DNA. We constantly feel the need to reinvent ourselves and not just keep up with the constantly evolving uses of media for learning and development, but to actually push the envelope ourselves. Receiving an award that recognizes and celebrates that tells us we’re moving in the right direction and creating innovative solutions for our clients.
    Arturo Schwartzberg | Cofounder and Chairman

2019 Top Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award Winners

Innocean USA – 2019 Visionary Winner

Innocean USA Huntington Beach CA – United States Category – Engagement/Experiential Title: #HyundaiBackstage Client: Hyundai Award: Visionary Winner

CraneMorley – 2019 Visionary Winner

CraneMorley Long Beach CA – United States Category – Instructional/Training Video Title: Subaru Fixed Ops Training Project Client: Subaru of America Award: Visionary Winner

Left Field Labs – 2019 Visionary Winner

Left Field Labs Culver City CA – United States Category – Display/Kiosk/Trade Show Title: Bringing Customer Experience Center Stage Client: Cisco Award: Visionary Winner

Jinsup Kim – 2019 Visionary Winner

Jinsup Kim Jersey City NJ – United States Category – Animation/Motion Graphics Title: Technology of storytelling Client: Individual Project Award: Visionary Winner

Shockoe – 2019 Visionary Winner

Shockoe Richmond VA – United States Category – App Title: PlayARt Client: BroadTime Award: Visionary Winner

Apostle Digital – 2019 Visionary Winner

Apostle Digital North Sydney NSW – Australia Category – B2B Video Title: Australian Hair Fashion Awards – Hong Kong 2039 Client: M Division Award: Visionary Winner

Relativity Ventures – 2019 Visionary Winner

Relativity Ventures New York NY – United States Category – Education Sector Marketing Title: Dream Big Client: Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Award: Visionary Winner