Bringing the industry together to make a difference

The Drum’s mission of shining a firm spotlight on the digital sector will be reinforced with the support and enthusiasm of the key businesses who are trading in this field. We want you to be part of the story, stand shoulder to shoulder with your colleagues and peers and be an integral partner of the program.

By becoming a partner you will:

  • Reinforce your positioning as a serious contender within the industry
  • Highlight your thought leadership expertise
  • Open up the opportunities to meet new clients
  • Make yourself famous
  • Support an industry that is fundamental to your business
  • Receive a package that includes promotion in print, live events, online and social media

The other major advantage is that the partner benefits you will receive will act as a solid marketing strategy in its own right which will be supported by and its various engaging routes to market.

Hear from sponsors of some of The Drum's awards:

“It’s been a pleasure working with The Drum over the past year, and I’m really proud of what we achieved together. Thanks in particular for your commitment to gender equality in the industry - I’m proud of our work on Women in Search and humbled to have been included in your 50 Under 30 list.

And thank you for your amazing creativity and your contagious enthusiasm. I hope we’ll have more opportunities to work together in the future.’

Anne-Laure Le Cunff, Marketing Manager, GOOGLE, Sponsor of The Drum Search Awards 2016


“Exelate, a Nielsen company, are proud to be a Sponsor of The Drum Digital Trading Awards for the second year running. As a leading provider of technology and data powering the digital ecosystem, it is important to recognise and celebrate those responsible for market growth and development. The Drum Digital Trading Awards provides an excellent opportunity to entertain existing clients, meet new partners and extend awareness in the agency sector.”

Matt Bennathan, Managing Director, Europe | eXelate, a Nielsen Company - Sponsor of The Drum Digital Trading Awards UK 2016


“Become UK have sponsored The Drum Roses Creative Awards for over 10 years now. We feel it’s important to give back to an industry that is as exciting, forward thinking and inspiring as the one we work in. It’s been a great partnership as it gives us excellent brand awareness in sectors that are very close to our hearts, as well as the opportunity to see first hand the award winning work and fantastic talent our region produces. The atmosphere is always electric and the fabulous hosts make sure we have an unforgettable evening. We are sponsoring the awards again in 2016 and look forward to celebrating with the nominees and winners in May!”

Justin Moore, Business Manager, Become UK - Sponsor of The Drum Roses Creative Awards 2016


Raise your profile in the industry and sponsor our awards! If you would like more information on the opportunities available, please email Lesley Grant or call her on + 44 141 559 6071


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Organisations that engage with the Drum DADI Awards – Publicis, Carat, Starcom Mediavest, Mediacom, LBI, BBDO Worldwide, DDB, MEC Global, SapientNitro London, Stickyeyes, Summit, talktalk, Tangerine, twentysix, Twitter, Unique Digital, We Are Social, Google, Wunderman, Direct Line Group, 7thingsmedia, Epiphany, Equator, Harrods, iCrossing, Rakuten and many, many more.


DADI Awards 2015 Highlights

Dadi Awards 2014

Highlights from the sell-out 2013 Dadis