2020 Winners


The 2020 winners were announced virtually on Thursday, September 17. Watch the video below to find out who our 2020 winners are!

 
 

Remember to use the hashtag #CanadianSearchAwards to join in on social!

2020 Winners

Best Use of Search – Retail / eCommerce (SEO)


Rablab & M2GO – How to increase organic revenues by 70% over a year

 

Best Use of Search – Retail / eCommerce (PPC)


Major Tom & Roller Rabbit – The Spring Campaign

 

Best Use of Search – Finance (SEO)


Wealthsimple – Personal Finance 101

 

Best Use of Search – Travel / Leisure


Search Warrant & Tourism Kingston – "Top 25 Things to Do in Kingston"

 

Best Use of Search – Health


Operatic Agency & Bausch Health – Don't Ignore It Campaign

 

Best Use of Search – Automotive


Winner - MPG Marketing – Automating Automotive Inventory SEM Ads with Optmyzr for Bruce Auto Group

Highly Commended - Northern Commerce and Royal Distributing – New Customer Acquisition Campaign

 

Best Use of Search – Third Sector / Not for Profit


SMC Communications – Breaking Bread

 

Best Integrated Campaign


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Operatic Agency & Bausch Health – Don't Ignore It Campaign

 

Most Innovative Campaign


Operatic Agency & Bausch Health – Don't Ignore It Campaign

 

Best PPC Campaign


Sponsored by



Community Agency & Caesarstone Canada – Always-on Campaign

 

Best SEO Campaign


Sponsored by



seoplus+ & Mobile Klinik Professional Smartphone Repair – Local Retail Campaign

 

Best Use of Content Marketing


AntiSocial Media Solutions & 7-Eleven Canada – #DanceTheSlurp

 

Best Use of Social Media in a Search Campaign


Sky Alphabet and Western Media Group – Life Raft

 

Best Use of Data


Operatic Agency & Bausch Health – Don't Ignore It Campaign

 

Best Software Innovation


Optmyzr Campaign Automator – Innovation for Effective PPC

 

Best PPC Management Software Suite


Optmyzr – Extraordinary PPC Management Tools for Canadian Agencies and In-House Marketers

 

Best SEO Software Suite


OnCrawl – SEO and Data Science Platform

 

Best In-House Team


FreshBooks

 

Best Search Software Tool


Winner - TrueClicks – PPC Auditing and Monitoring built for Teams

Highly Commended - Back Azimuth Consulting's HREFLang Builder

 

Best Small Integrated Search Agency


Rablab

 

Best Large Integrated Search Agency


Sponsored by



Northern Commerce

Your Host - Darian Kovacs


Co-founder of the Canadian Internet Marketing Conference, Forbes contributor, host of Amazon Prime’s hit show Marketing Jam, marketing professor, author and practitioner - Darian brings his wealth of experience and educational and interactive teaching style to conferences and workshops all over North America. Darian spends most of his time with Jelly Digital Marketing & PR - a firm that specializes in working with brands of all shapes and sizes. Darian's weekly show has had guests from LEGO, Starbucks, Twitter, Google, PepsiCo and Buzzfeed. Darian also contributes to The Lawyers Daily, Adweek and Entrepreneur magazine and loves spending time with his four kids and wife in Historic Fort Langley.

Trophies

Winner trophies and Silver Award certificates will be dispatched following the winners announcement on September 17.

All winners will be able purchase a duplicate trophy from the Don't Panic trophy shop here post winners announcement: https://dontpanicprojects.com/trophies/