Headline sponsor

Kantar Media

Our clients rely on our data and services for all aspects of media measurement, monitoring and selection. At Kantar Media, we provide the most comprehensive and accurate intelligence on media consumption, performance and value.

Website: www.kantarmedia.com

National sponsor

Specialist Speakers

We are the leading UK bureau for speakers and presenters in business, politics, public relations and management.

We deliver for the communications industry right across the live event spectrum – from a big name MC for an award ceremony to sectoral experts in specialised conference markets.

Website: www.specialistspeakers.com

Regional sponsors

Bauer Media NI

Bauer Media NI is Northern Ireland’s leading radio broadcaster operating 3 stations across the province.

Downtown Radio is a brand synonymous with radio audiences, Cool FM delivers the perfect mix of today’s biggest music combined with witty, warm hearted locally relevant banter while Downtown Country is Northern Ireland’s only dedicated DAB radio station.

Website: www.bauermediani.co.uk

Mirror Media

Mirror Media is part of one of the largest multimedia publishing groups in the UK & Ireland.

With offices in Belfast & Dublin, we have a famously crusading publishing heritage and our dynamic Irish media business is progressive, relevant and an essential part of our readers’ everyday lives.

Through our portfolio of publications, websites and digital platforms, we’re proud to create conversations every day.

Website: www.mirrormediaireland.com

Press Eye

Our Northern Ireland photographers cover PR assignments on a daily basis for a wide range of local and international businesses and organisations. These include PR agencies, local businesses, charities and NGOs, government departments, newspapers & magazines, and legal & accountancy firms.

We also cover major news and sporting events across Northern Ireland for use across local and national publications. Our coverage includes daily news coverage, business assignments, event coverage, daily sport coverage, and features assignments.

Website: www.presseye.com

Q Radio

Q Radio operates seven music stations across Northern Ireland with a focus on better music, local news and a top class line up of presenter talent.

Q Radio is involved in a range of business and community based events in Northern Ireland and 2018 saw the launch of the new Q Radiothon Annual Charity initiative which raised £96,000 in its inaugural year.

Website: www.goqradio.com


Stylish and downright sharp, sixty6 is situated above The National Grande Café on High Street and features three floors of “fabulous”!

It has a 4th floor club, a luxurious 50s themed ‘downtime’ drinking lounge, a chic rooftop and an intimate cocktail bar, all under one decadent roof.

We are open weekends from 6pm with DJs kicking off a little bit later at 9pm!

Website: www.thenationalbelfast.com


Translink is Northern Ireland’s public transport provider offering great value bus, coach and train journeys across Northern Ireland.

Download the Translink Journey Planner App and follow @Translink_NI for all the latest travel updates.

Website: www.translink.co.uk


UTV became part of ITV, the UK’s largest and most successful commercial broadcaster in 2016.

As part of the ITV family, UTV now benefits from ITV’s continued investment in content and broadcast infrastructure.  UTV remains the market leading commercial broadcaster in Northern Ireland, through the delivery of high quality news, current affairs and a wide range and depth of non-news programming to reflect the diverse communities we serve. UTV is regulated by Ofcom – the Communications Regulator.

Website: www.itv.com