There are just a few hours left to get your entries in for the inaugural Northern eCommerce Awards, in association with UKFast.

necasThe Northern eCommerce Awards – (The NECAs) – are delivered by Don’t Panic Events and Prolific North and will celebrate the very best in e-commerce from across the North.

The deadline is end of play today – Thursday June 30th.

The NECAs will take place on September 21st at The Point, Emirates Old Trafford, and will be the North’s biggest celebration of e-commerce success and talent.

UKFast has agreed a three-year deal to be the headline sponsor of the NECAs.


The judges are:

  • Dan Cluderay, owner at Approved Foods
  • Warren Jacobs, CEO, ActiveWin Media
  • Arianne Donoghue, digital marketing manager at
  • Lawrence Jones MBE, CEO, UKFast
  • Elizabeth Clark, CEO at DreamAgility
  • Paul Hornby, head of e-commerce at Shop Direct
  • Richard Kemp, head of creative and social media at
  • Henry Marshall, paid search manager, House of Fraser
  • Aaron McGrath, UK search director, Microsoft
  • Neil McKay, CEO, Endless Gain
  • Jamie Merrick, director, digital solutions, at Demandware
  • David Wood, founder and CEO, Jam Pan
  • Pete Young, head of digital, MediaCom
  • Tony Wood, head of digital and e-commerce at Manchester Airports Group
  • Liliana Ashton, e-commerce consultant
  • Graham Benson, CIO,
  • Stefan Casey, head of retail, food and drink at The Retail Institute
  • Vikas Shah, managing director, Swiscot Group
  • Richard Gregory, industry expert
  • Brendon Keegan, Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing Communications, MMU Business School

For full details, including the full list of categories and entries, go to the dedicated website.