Kochi: Mathrubhumi Online, platform of Kerala’s leading media conglomerate Mathrubhumi, bagged four metals at the second edition of DigiPub Awards - India’s first award for digital publishing. The event was held at Crown Plaza in Gurgaon on Thursday.
Mathrubhumiwon two golds for website of the year in General News and Featuresand Lifestyle and Infotainmentcategories. The two silver metals were won under the regional category for Best Article / Video feature – Daring life of a fisherwomen – Rekha” and Best use of Social Media – Mathrubhumi Re-imagine the Future.
Reacting to the award, Joint Managing Director of Mathrubhumi MV Shreyams Kumar said: “This is a great achievement to witness win for the group on platform recognising best work in the digital space, I congratulate my dynamic, bright team at Mathurbhumi.com, truly deserves every glistening trophy. We hope to get more acclaimed recognition in the years to come.”
The award entries were chaired by eminent jury members with an impressive variety of experience, including marketers, online publishers, digital agency executives, editors etc.
The Digipub Awards aim to recognises and reward inspiring initiatives by websites in India across a spectrum of parameters from great content to brand partnership to overall user experience.