the drinks association would like to thank all the Award partners who help make the Australian drinks Awards such a success.
"The high calibre of our Award Partners recognises the importance of these awards among the drinks industry," said the drinks association CEO Georgia Lennon. "We look forward to celebrating with all our sponsors - and our fabulous industry - on September 7."
This year, Brand of the Year is sponsored by Nielsen, while Supplier of the Year is sponsored by The Advantage Group.
“We look forward to the big awards night in September and celebrating the achievements of the Australian liquor industry,” said Nielsen Pacific CEO Justin Sargent.
Best Innovation is sponsored by NCI/AMA, Best Social Media is sponsored by Hip Media, Most Loved Brand is sponsored by Liebherr and Best Advertising/Marketing Campaign is sponsored by Skuvantage.
“Each year, NCI and AMA look forward to sponsoring an award and attending the gala dinner,” said Kirk Cheeseman, Managing Director at NCI. “We are proud to sponsor the category of Best Innovation and look forward to presenting the award to a worthy winner on September 7.”
The Australian drinks Awards has also welcomed OnTap Data this year as the sponsor of its Best Sales Achievement Award.
“OnTap Data are delighted to present the Best Sales Achievement award at the Australian drinks Awards,” said OnTap Data director Leith McGregor.
“Sales and data are both such an important part of our industry, and the two go hand in hand, which is why we felt this sponsorship opportunity was the perfect fit.”