2024 Finalists

Sockies 2024 Finalist

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Facebook Small Business

  • The O’Brien Press
  • Burkes Bus
  • Clever Little Handies
  • Dingle Sea Safari

Facebook State Org

Sponsored by Heneghan Strategic Communications

  • Crawford Art Gallery
  • Houses of the Oireachtas

Facebook for a Brand

  • Dogs Trust Ireland
  • MrPRICE
  • EBS
  • Daybreak Ireland

Instagram Small Business

  • Sustainable PR
  • The O’Brien Press
  • Sexual Health Centre
  • Variety Jones
  • The Cool Food School
  • Clever Little Handies
  • Dingle Sea Safari
  • UL Student Life
  • Tour America

Instagram State Body

Sponsored by Heneghan Strategic Communications

  • UL Global, University of Limerick (UL)
  • Crawford Art Gallery
  • Limerick City and County Council
  • Houses of the Oireachtas
  • Competition and Consumer Protection Commission
  • University College Cork Library, UCC

Instagram Brand

  • FIRE Steakhouse & Bar
  • RCSI Student Life
  • Energia
  • AIB
  • Connected Hubs
  • Daybreak Ireland

Instagram NGO

  • Dogs Trust Ireland
  • BelongTo
  • Spunout
  • CRY Ireland

Best Use of Instagram Stories and Reels

  • Cúla4
  • Dogs Trust Ireland
  • UL Global, University of Limerick (UL)
  • CRY Ireland
  • Crawford Art Gallery
  • Musgrave SuperValu
  • Centra Ireland (Musgrave)
  • Dingle Sea Safari
  • UL Student Life

TikTok Campaign: Agency and In-house

  • CRY Ireland – Friends of CRY
  • TG4 – Fleadh Cheoil 23
  • Pages to Hashtags: An Post’s #BookTok Revolution
  • Toyota Ireland Brand Campaign
  • Daybreak Sean of the Dead, Halloween 2023
  • RCSI Advanced Therapeutic Technologies Webinar Sign Up Campaign 2024

TikTok Strategy: Brand

  • UL Global, University of Limerick (UL)
  • RCSI Student Life
  • Mr. Tayto Ireland

TikTok Strategy: SME

  • Variety Jones
  • Burkes Bus
  • Dingle Sea Safari
  • Crosshaven Computers

Video Campaign: Public Body

Sponsored by Heneghan Strategic Communications

  • Central Bank of Ireland – Word-on-the-Street
  • Competition and Consumer Protection Commission – Money Clinic
  • Road Safety Authority “30km Town”

Video Campaign

  • Burkes Bus – Galway Christmas Market
  • Mental Health Reform – “I Am A Reason”
  • Lucan Spa Hotel – Alison vs Ulick
  • EBS The Mortgage People
  • AIB Camogie Club Championship – Meet #TheToughest

Video Campaign: Agency Run

  • Is Liomsa é | Cúla4
  • The Maxol Group – Bags More
  • The Sunday World – Your Daily Dose
  • Pages to Hashtags: An Post’s #BookTok Revolution
  • Energia Winter Ready: Heating Up Engagement
  • Club Drinks – The Fear
  • Daybreak Ireland – Sean of the Dead

Innovative Use of Social Media

  • Dingle Sea Safari
  • Banking and Payments Federation Ireland

Social Media Strategy: SME

  • The O’Brien Press
  • Burkes bus
  • Clever Little Handies
  • Dingle Sea Safari
  • Social Media Strategy: State Body

    Sponsored by Heneghan Strategic Communications

    • Central Bank of Ireland
    • Houses of the Oireachtas

    Social Media Strategy: NGO

    • Sea Scouting
    • Sexual Health Centre

    Social Media Strategy: Third Level

    • UCD Global
    • RCSI Student Life
    • UL Student Life
    • University College Cork Library, UCC

    Social Media Campaign: Non-professionals

    • Marc Diamond
    • Karen McCabe
    • OldGalway

    Social Media Campaign: LinkedIn

    • Central Bank of Ireland
    • Lero, the SFI Research Centre for Software
    • Dassault Systèmes
    • IDA Ireland

    Social Media Strategy for Events

    • Aer Lingus College Football Classic
    • Bank of Ireland – All Together Now
    • The Arts Council | Culture Night
    • Púca Festival 2023

    Best Behaviour Change Campaign

    • Burkes Bus – Use Public Transport
    • The Cool Food School – Make your own school lunches
    • Limerick City and County Council – Limerick on Foot
    • Competition and Consumer Protection Commission – Water Beads Campaign
    • Bank of Ireland – Fraud Awareness Campaign 2023
    • Banking and Payments Federation Ireland – Money Muling
    • AIB – AIB Sustainability

    Social Media to drive eCommerce

    • The Cool Food School
    • Currys
    • Crosshaven Computers

    Use of Social Media by a Financial Org

    • Central Bank of Ireland
    • Bank of Ireland – Money Insights 365 content series
    • AIB – AIB Ally Campaign

    Best Content Creation Studio In-house

    • Dogs Trust Ireland
    • Central Bank of Ireland
    • Corporate.ie
    • Musgrave – SuperValu
    • UL Student Life
    • AIB

    Best Content Creation Studio (Agency)

    • Good as Gold
    • Lorg Media
    • Javelin

    Paid Digital Campaign

    • Shannon Airport
    • Domino’s x Cadbury – The Crème Egg Cookie
    • Maxol Loyalty Gamification
    • Sunday World – Daily Dose
    • An Post Money Mate
    • Keogh Crisps
    • Toyota Brand Awareness Campaign
    • Wholefoods – Teetha Talking Babies

    Best Social Media Advertising Team – Agency

    • Havas Media Ireland
    • Core
    • lorg Media

    Best Social Media Advertising Team – In-house

    • MrPRICE
    • RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences

    Best Sponsorship Collaboration

    • Bank of Ireland x Irish Rugby @ Six Nations
    • Elevating An Post Irish Book Awards
    • The AIB GOAL Mile
    • Pinergy – Munster vs. Crusaders, Pairc Ui Chaoimh

    Best Multi-platform Campaign (In-house)

    • Central Bank of Ireland – Financial Scams Campaign
    • Crawford Art Gallery – Crawford Supported Studio
    • Limerick City and County Council – Limerick Student City
    • Homegrown at Maxol

    Best Multi-platform Campaign (Agency Medium)

    • Kash Beauty x Charleen Campaign
    • CRY Ireland
    • The Arts Council | Culture Night
    • TG4 – Fleadh Cheoil 23
    • Wholefoods – Teetha Talking Babies
    • Daybreak Ireland

    Best Multi-platform Campaign (Agency Large)

    • Is Liomsa é | Cúla4
    • Horse Racing Ireland – Galvanizing the racing world with social media/li>
    • Microsoft Dream Space
    • MS Readathon 2023
    • Technological University Dublin – CAO Open Day
    • Putting the ZING into Irish lunches with KFC
    • Eureka! Capturing the attention of Gen Z for Samsung’s S24 launch
    • Creating Possibilities: Energia’s 2024 Rugby World Cup
    • Stop Dreaming Start Driving. Toyota Finance.

    Best In-House Team

    • Dogs Trust Ireland
    • Bank of Ireland
    • Central Bank of Ireland
    • Crawford Art Gallery
    • Musgrave
    • UL Student Life
    • RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences

    Best Agency Medium

    • We The People
    • Lorg Media
    • MXB

    Best Large Agency

    • Core
    • Havas
    • Javelin