the-make-awards-2016

Our annual celebration of brilliance is back! And that can mean only one thing —
the search is on to find (and salute) our next bunch of talented Partners; those who
do creativity, originality and ingenuity better than anyone else.

Winners will be announced in early October.

Not On the High Street - Customer Choice Awards

This year, two special awards will be chosen by you. Cast your votes now and help your star Partner and product shine.

Gift of the year

Whether you couldn’t wait to give it, or were delighted to receive it, it’s time for your favourite gift to get the limelight it deserves.

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Partner of the year

Know a Partner who went above and beyond to give you a fantastic experience? Now’s the perfect time to thank them.

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Not On the High Street - Customer Choice Awards

These awards – selected by our panel of judges – recognise great business
strategy, strong growth, clear innovation and impressive originality.

COLLABORATION Category

Rewarding a true collaborator who supports and develops others.

BREAKTHROUGH Category

For the Partner who’s taken great strides with their business this year.

RISING STAR Category

Awarded to a new Partner already hitting milestones.

COMMUNITY SPIRIT Category

Rewarding the Partner who goes the extra mile to help the community.

Not On the High Street - Product Choice Awards

These awards – selected by our panel of judges – reward the very best
‘wow’ products; the most unique, innovative and inspiring of ideas.

Gifts For Her Category

Gifts For CHILDREN Category

CHRISTENING GIFTS Category

ANNIVERSARY GIFTS Category

WEDDING STYLING Category

Gifts For HIM Category

Gifts For PETS Category

WEDDING GIFTS Category

BIRTHDAY GIFTS Category

HOME STYLING Category

CHRISTMAS STYLING Category

Not On The High Street - Simon BELSHAM, CEO

This year’s judging panel is made up of industry experts
and key figures at notonthehighstreet.com.

Not On The High Street - Simon BELSHAM, CEO

SIMON BELSHAM

CEO

notonthehighstreet.com

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Simon is our CEO, and joined the business in 2015. He began his career as a consultant, before joining Tesco to work across various departments. Since then, he’s worked for Ocado, completed an MBA at Harvard and returned to Tesco to head up their online grocery business, all before joining us here at notonthehighstreet.com.

Not On The High Street - HOLLY TUCKER, Founder and Chief Inspirator

HOLLY TUCKER

Founder and Chief Inspirator

notonthehighstreet.com

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Holly is Founder and Chief Inspirator of notonthehighstreet.com. She began her career in advertising, before creating events company Your Local Fair. She and Sophie then joined forces to develop and launch notonthehighstreet.com.

Not On The High Street - SOPHIE CORNISH, Founder and NED

SOPHIE CORNISH

Founder and NED

notonthehighstreet.com

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Sophie is Founder and Non-Executive Director of notonthehighstreet.com. Previously a journalist and marketer, she started her career as a beauty editor, before moving into brand development and advertising.

Not On The High Street - Ben Spriggs, ELLE Decoration

Ben Spriggs

Deputy Editor

ELLE Decoration

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Currently deputy editor of ELLE Decoration, Ben is a well-respected design and lifestyle journalist with over 15 years experience covering magazines, newspapers, supplements and digital publications. In addition to speaking at industry events and panel discussions Ben has also consulted on various projects for major retail brands including John Lewis and Heal's.

Not On The High Street - Matthew Caines, Telegraph Connect

Matthew Caines

Editor

Telegraph Connect

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Matt is editor of Telegraph Connect, a new network of online communities dedicated to helping SME, business and media and tech professionals grow their companies and develop their skills. He started his journalism career at the Guardian, covering arts, culture and the creative industries, before joining the Telegraph in 2016.

Not On the High Street - Last year winners

Take a look back at the winners of last year’s
Make Awards and watch the highlights.