14Event Awards

 14Event awardsbig Ideal Home Show and Britain and Ireland’s Next Top Model Live win acclaim at annual Event Industry Awards 2011

Multiple Award winning independent Events and Publishing Company Media 10 last night (24th September) scooped three awards at the Event Magazine Awards, the 'Exhibition Organisers of the Year', 'Best Launch Exhibition' and 'Best Consumer Exhibition' were collected at the ceremony, hosted at the Roundhouse in Camden.

Essex based Media 10, were awarded 'Best Launch Exhibition' for the all New Britain and Ireland's Next Top Model Live in London, and 'Best Consumer Exhibition' for the highly acclaimed Ideal Home Show London, which takes place in March across 17-days and was revived after Media 10's acquisition of the event from DMG World Media in 2009.

In addition, and for the second year running, Media 10 were also awarded 'Exhibition Organisers of the Year', reflecting the companies continued innovation, creativity and success across all of its national UK events.

Managing Director, Lee Newton commented: "We are absolutely delighted that Media 10 has won these awards. The past 18 months have been incredible for Media 10. Not only has the company expanded, but it has also been involved in producing some of the most innovative and successful exhibitions in the UK in the last decade.

"Our approach is different. We strive to enhance our visitors experience by offering audience's exactly what they want; value for money, by creating differentiated content that engages with our visitors needs on a personal level, whilst offering ideas, inspiration and advice from a variety of the UK's best brands, and championed by household names."

These latest wins raise the companies' awards list to no fewer than 23 accolades since it began in 2006, which also include: Best Consumer Exhibition (for the Ideal Home Show 2010&2011), Organiser of the Year 2010 & 2011 and the Grand Prix Award 2010, as well as Outstanding Marketing Campaign, and the award for Most Impressive Growth of an Event at the Exhibition News Awards 2010.

Media 10 were also the first British company to be recognised internationally, being awarded the UFI Marketing Trophy for their outstanding campaign for the Ideal Home Show 2010 by the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry.

Media 10 now holds the largest home interest event portfolio in the UK with five home interest exhibitions and one consumer fashion event per year, attracting some 500,000 visitors from across the UK.