Finalists & Winners 2015

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DIGITAL INNOVATION ASIA AWARD: MOST IMPACTFUL DIGITAL INNOVATION

This award recognizes online travel ventures that have leveraged technology in innovative ways in order to develop tourism, enhance the travel experience, improve guest services, and drive consumer engagement.

WINNER & FINALISTS

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Triip.me Viet Nam www.triip.me
Triphobo India www.triphobo.com
Wander Singapore www.heywander.com

 

E-TOURISM ASIA AWARD: MOST ENGAGING DIGITAL PRESENCE:

This award recognizes the most viral campaign, most engaging website, most innovative mobile application, or most creative use of social media, promoting Asia Pacific as a tourism destination.

WINNER & FINALISTS

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Thai Airways Talk with Thai http://social.thaiairways.com
TCEB Spice up Business Events Spice up Business Events
Harbour City Mall Hong Kong Wally on Periscope Wally on Periscope

 

E-TOURISM CHINA AWARD: MOST RELEVANT CHINESE DIGITAL PRESENCE: 

This award recognizes the most relevant mandarin-language website, most creative use of Mainland China social media, or most impactful campaign, marketing to Chinese consumers.

WINNER & FINALISTS

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Marriott International Members Get More Members Get More
Singapore Tourism Board China, New Discoveries China – New Discoveries
Los Angeles Tourism HelloLA.cn HelloLA.cn

 

DIGITAL AID ASIA AWARD: MOST SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE DIGITAL INITIATIVE: 

This award recognizes the most impactful and creative campaign, venture, or initiative in promoting and stimulating responsible and sustainable tourism development in Asia Pacific, as well as social and community-based tourism practices, and engaging consumers in being more conscious travelers.

WINNER & FINALISTS

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Coin Back Thailand Coin Back
Very Local Trip Thailand Very Local Trip
Book Greener Indonesia Book Greener

 

BLOGGER MTCHUP AWARD: MOST CAPTIVATING DIGITAL STORY TELLING: 

This award recognizes the most riveting digitally published storytelling piece, from blog post, video, photo, review, and audio, discovering new and exciting destinations in Asia Pacific.

WINNER & FINALISTS

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Global Gaz Ric Gazarian Hit the Road India
Xpatt Matt Matt Gibson Life and Death at Angkor Wat
Where Sidewalks End Ian Ord Bamboo Tattoo in Thailand

 

THE TOP 5 DIGITAL INNOVATORS IN ASIA: 

The Top 5 Digital Innovator Award recognizes outstanding individuals that have showed innovation, creativity, leadership, and commercial impact, as well as achievements in challenging situations. The Top 5 Digital Innovators are our annual hot list of leaders that have truly raised the bar for the travel and tourism industry in Asia Pacific when it comes to digital innovation.

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Sarita Chinaknond Tourism TCEB
Sameer Poonja Aviation Emirates Airlines
Marcos Cedana Hotels Minor Group
Karen Tam Retail Harbour City HK
Maunick Thacker Casino Marina Bay Sands

 

We thank our judges for their time and commitment in judging the finalists and winners.