Dec 8th, 2022. Vancouver, British Columbia: The annual Digiday Awards winners have just been announced, honoring BWZ CEO Ben Aston as the 2022 Leader Of The Year.
Considered to be one of the most influential in the digital media industry, the Digiday Award programs are dedicated to recognizing innovation, creativity and excellence in the fields of publishing, content marketing, advertising, advertising technology and video.
Ranking among other award category winners including Coca-Cola, Edelman, and Tropicana, Aston’s recognition as Leader Of The Year celebrates his major accomplishments with the BWZ media tech company throughout the previous year: the company’s $3.6M acquisition of Crozdesk, the launch of a B2B vendor portal and multi-site platform build, and team growth from 8 to 25 full-time employees. This culminated in a tripling in revenue which enabled the company to donate 4% of profit to charity.
Founded in 2012, BWZ is an independent media tech company that exists to help people succeed at work. Headquartered in Vancouver, B.C. Canada, BWZ has a portfolio of publications that cover project management, product management, people management, customer experience, quality assurance and others, with the goal of connecting people with the knowledge, skills and tools they need to succeed professionally.
BWZ Group achieves millions of unique website visitors per month, and generates millions of leads every year for SaaS companies including Monday.com, ClickUp and SmartSheet.