Hallam Leads Nominations For European Search Awards

Nottingham-based leading digital marketing agency Hallam has been nominated for an impressive 5 categories in the renowned European Search Awards 2019.

Recognition came from Best Large Integrated Search Agency, Best Large PPC Agency, Best Large SEO Agency, Best Use of Search – B2B and Young Search Professional of the Year. Hallam demonstrated its expertise with entries that showed innovative approach to data and analytics with transformational client campaigns.

The team was particularly proud to be nominated for the Best Large Integrated Search Agency with the competition in this category especially strong. With client campaigns that saw revenue increase by 72% their entry stood out to the judges and also earned a nomination for Best Large PPC Agency.

Hallam was recognised for leading the competition with a nomination in the Best Large SEO Agency category. Their entry highlighted SEO projects for global businesses, where clients have seen an overall increase of 69% in organic traffic. Hallam further impressed the judges with nomination for the Best Use of Search in the B2B category for a campaign that completely altered its client’s perception of search marketing, representing a huge return on investment of 6,351%.

Leo Worsley, Paid Media Team Leader, is thrilled to be nominated for the Young Search Professional of the Year. Working for Hallam since 2017 he wowed the judges with the wide range of effective digital strategies he’s implemented for clients, his work ethic and for running knowledge sharing workshops with local universities.

Stuart Ross, Managing Director of Hallam, commented,

I’m very proud that Hallam has been nominated for so many awards this week. It’s a testament of our high-quality services, results-driven approach and the talent working at Hallam. Innovation and strategic thinking are at the heart of everything we do and it’s great to see that recognised at an international level.

Attracting hundreds of entries from leading search and digital agencies the European Search Awards is an international competition that celebrates the very best in digital marketing across Europe. Their rigorous judging criteria look for tangible results and include a two-step process, with transparent pre-scoring and panel discussions.


The 2019 winners will be announced on 20 June in Budapest, Hungary.

About Hallam

Established in 1999, Hallam is one of the UK’s leading providers of digital marketing services. An accredited Google Premier Partner, Hallam is committed to delivering ethical search marketing to assist its clients in reaching their business goals. Hallam provides digital marketing services to national and international B2C and B2B companies, including the United Nations, Speedo, Suzuki and Saint-Gobain.

Hallam won top honours at The Drum Recommends Grand Prix Agency of the Year 2018 and been named the best-performing agency in the East Midlands and number 33 nationally in The Drum Top 100 Independent Agencies 2018. Hallam has also been shortlisted for the Display Innovation Award and Shopping Innovation Award in the Google Premier Partner Awards 2018. The awards recognise the achievements of the best digital marketing agencies and providers across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.

The agency’s Founder and CEO, Susan Hallam, was made an MBE in the 2018 Queen’s New Year’s honours in recognition of her contributions to entrepreneurship and innovation, and her lifetime work in digital marketing. She was also included in the BIMA 100 in 2018, a prestigious list that was established to celebrate the people behind the success when it comes to the future of digital marketing. She was also named one of the ten most inspirational independent agency leaders internationally as published by national industry body The Drum.