2019 Winners


The 2019 winners were announced at the Madinat Jumeirah Resort in Dubai,on Thursday 19 September.

You can see the full list of who walked away with a Search Awards trophy below, and can find out more about the winning campaigns in the Book of the Night.

For all the photographs from the night, be sure to visit our gallery page. You can also see the full shortlist here.

 

BEST USE OF SEARCH – RETAIL

Bruce Clay MENA & Sharaf DG – Let’s Eat Apple!

 

BEST USE OF SEARCH – FINANCE

Reprise Digital & RAKBANK – Upping the SEO Always On Game

 

BEST USE OF SEARCH – TRAVEL / LEISURE

Artefact MENA & The Roxy Cinemas – Making The Movie The Star

 

BEST USE OF SEARCH – THIRD SECTOR

SEO Sherpa & Informa Middle East

 

BEST USE OF SEARCH – HEALTH

Nexa & Invisalign – B2C Growth Through B2B Reseller Acquisition

 

BEST USE OF SEARCH – FMCG

Chain Reaction & KFC – Alone We Are Delicious, Together We Are YUM

 

BEST USE OF SEARCH – REAL ESTATE & PROPERTY

Magna Global & Dubai Properties – Driving ROI in Real Estate with Audience First Approach to Search

 

BEST LOW BUDGET CAMPAIGN

Chain Reaction – Perfectly Brewed SEO: Achieving the Impossible – Boncafe SEO Campaign

 

BEST LOCAL CAMPAIGN

Magna Global – Search Conversion for the Future Generations

 

BEST USE OF PR IN A SEARCH CAMPAIGN

Sponsored by PRCA MENA

SEMrush – Telling Better Stories about SEO in MENA

 

BEST MOBILE CAMPAIGN

Chain Reaction & Lamsa – Expanding Horizons

 

BEST ARABIC PPC CAMPAIGN

Initiative – Personalized Performance: Mobily Always On Search Campaign

 

BEST PPC CAMPAIGN

iProspect – Mobilising 1 Million Products Through Advanced Automation

 

BEST ARABIC SEO CAMPAIGN

Chain Reaction & Samsung Levant – Star Seekers: Navigating Success in Arabia

 

BEST SEO CAMPAIGN

Sponsored by DeepCrawl

SEO Sherpa & Informa Middle East

 

BEST USE OF CONTENT MARKETING IN ARABIC

iProspect & Accor Hotels – Winning in the World of Booking Engines

 

BEST USE OF CONTENT MARKETING

SEO Sherpa & Toni Malt Academy

 

BEST INTEGRATED CAMPAIGN

Sponsored by Optmyzr

Nexa & Arbor School – An Integrated Approach to Student Acquisition

 

MOST INNOVATIVE CAMPAIGN

Artefact & Ooredoo – How We Got Rid Of The Pain Of Topping Up Your Phone (And Made Media Measurable!)

 

BEST SOFTWARE INNOVATION

DeepCrawl     

 

BEST PPC MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE SUITE

Kenshoo Search

 

BEST SEO SOFTWARE SUITE

OnCrawl 

 

BEST SEARCH SOFTWARE TOOL

ForwardPMX

 

BEST INTEGRATED AGENCY

Sponsored by RBBi

Artefact MENA

 

BEST SMALL PPC AGENCY

Sponsored by Adzooma

BoostRoas

 

BEST LARGE PPC AGENCY

Sponsored by Adzooma

Jellyfish

 

BEST SMALL SEO AGENCY

RBBi

 

BEST LARGE SEO AGENCY

Chain Reaction

 

YOUNG SEARCH PROFESSIONAL

Roman Adamita, BoostRoas

 

MENA SEARCH PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR

James Reynolds, SEO Sherpa