Marketing Executive of the Year

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Marketing Executive of the Year award, applicants should:

  • Be able to demonstrate excellence in their role as a senior marketing professional.
  • Be employed in a full-time senior position for a private, public, not-for-profit, or government organisation in Australia that reaches an annual turnover of $5m+.
  • Be available to attend the awards from 6pm to 11pm on Wednesday 15 November 2017 at Crown Melbourne.

Application criteria

As part of the application process, applicants are required to answer four equally weighted questions that refer to achievements in the last 12 months. Each answer has a maximum length of 200 words. The questions for Marketing Executive of the Year are outlined below.

  1. What were your main objectives this year, and how did you achieve them?
  2. What initiatives or strategies have you used to motivate employees to embody and grow the brand, while delivering maximum productivity?
  3. How have you adapted your online presence to connect with customers in authentic ways?
  4. Why should you win this award?

Application process

1. Check criteria

Check eligibility criteria above

2. Register online

Begin application in awards portal

3. Answer questions

Answer questions as outlined above

4. Upload attachments

Upload any supporting documents (optional)

5. Submit application

Submit application and pay fee ($199)

Marketing Executive of the Year – Hall of Fame

John Arnott, Executive Director Customer, ING Direct

2016 Marketing Executive of the Year

John Arnott
Executive Director Customer
ING Direct


Michael Howard Photo

2015 Marketing Executive of the Year

Michael Howard
Director of Marketing
Swisse Wellness


Anthony Xydis Photo

2014 Marketing Executive of the Year

Anthony Xydis
National Marketing Director


Allan Collins Photo

2013 Marketing Executive of the Year

Allan Collins
Chief Marketing Officer
Domino’s Pizza Enterprises