Winners & Nominees

 8th Annual Mobile Excellence Award Winners Announced

               Mobile Excellence Awards Announce 8thAnnual Winners at CES Along with Plans for Global Expansion for MEA Europe

  Global Media Outlets Gather at CES with Industry Leaders to Honor the Best in Mobile Technology and Entertainment 

Los Angeles, CA –January 7th, 2016— The Mobile Excellence Awards, now in its 9thyear, officially announced the 2015 Best of Mobile winners at CES along with its plans to launch the first MEA Europe which will take place this Fall in Ireland in conjunction with the ICONS Festival, a global festival that focuses on the convergence of technology, music and film.

The Mobile Excellence Awards is the only coveted award program in the industry of this caliber which recognizes and honors the companies that have truly set the bar of excellence in their respective fields.  From leading brands to studios, carriers and startups, the Mobile Excellence Award organization has been honoring innovators and leaders in mobile technology, entertainment and lifestyle.

“We are very excited to be moving into our 9th year with new partners, sponsors innovators and leaders who have  been instrumental in shaping the future of mobile.” said Sarah Miller, CEO of Axis PR & Entertainment and Executive Producer, Mobile Excellence Awards. “The MEAs are looking forward to expanding this prestigious awards program to Europe this year as this will give more international companies a wider platform to be recognized  and help bridge technology innovation across multiple countries.”

The 8th Annual Mobile Excellence Awards are produced by Axis PR & Entertainment and sponsored in part by globally recognized companies such as Intel, YouTube, Fathom Events and others. More information can also be found at www.mobilexawards.com.

 

8th Annual Mobile Excellence Award Winners

 

Best Mobile Leadership

Intel Corporation

Industry Star  

Capital One

 Best AR/VR for Mobile 

Samsung Milk VR

Best Branded Experience Made for Mobile

FunMobility: Chiquita & Universal Pictures “Minions Love Bananas 2015”

Best Delivery Platform for Mobile

Leadbolt

Best eCommerce for Mobile

Blackhawk Network/GoWallet

Best Payment/Banking  

Capital One Mobile 5

Best Entertainment Related Marketing Campaign  

Heineken’s UEFA Champion the Match

Best International

Turkcell Connect: Internet in Offline Mode

Best Mobile Analytics/Big Data

Hopi

Best Mobile Start Up  

CARDFREE

Best Mobile Utility App  

YouMail

Best Mobile Video  

Opera Mediaworks / Carl’s Jr. Super Bowl Instant-Feed Campaign

Best Original Content  

E! Entertainment- “E! Style Collective”

Best Social Community

ooVoo

Best Mobile App/Service for Connected Daily Lifestyle

HomeAdvisor, Inc.

Best Mobile Games  

Kabam – Marvel Contest of Champions

Best Mobile App for Wearable Technology

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG)

Best Mobile Innovator  

Synaptics’ ClearPad 4300 touch and display driver integration solutions for smartphones and tablets

Best Mobile Product

Intel, Eaglespeak

Best Mobile Sports

Sapient Nitro, Surf Pegasus App

Best Technology Breakthrough  

Synaptics’ ClearPad 4300 touch and display driver integration solutions for smartphones and tablets

Best User Experience for Mobile  

Runtastic

        8th Annual Mobile Excellence Awards Finalists

Industry Star

  • Capital One
  • Drawbridge
  • Hilton Worldwide, Hilton HHonors mobile app

Best AR/VR for Mobile

  • Samsung Milk VR
  • Syfy’s The Expanse VR App

Best Branded Experience Made for Mobile

  • FunMobility for Chiquita & Universal Pictures “Minions Love Bananas 2015”
  • Mnet Mobile/Seven Network for “The Big Adventure”
  • Sesame Street & L4 Mobile, Sesame Street Go
  • Shazam: Coke Zero Drinkable Ad
  • Syfy Sync for  Hue (12 Monkeys)

Best Delivery Platform for Mobile

  • 10Tales
  • Fiksu Mobile Audience Platform
  • Leadbolt – Direct Deals Marketplace
  • Point Inside StoreMode
  • MobileSmith

Best eCommerce for Mobile

  • Blackhawk Network/GoWallet
  • PointSource, h.h. gregg mobile app
  • Edo
  • Skyjet
  • Vibes, WalletAds

Best Mobile App for Wearable Technology

  • iMeet Agenday by PGi
  • InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®)
  • Invoice2go, Invoice2go app for Apple Watch
  • Out Of Your Mind Fitness Mobile App
  • Turkcell Healthmeter Application
  • Vakif Emeklilik

Best Mobile Payment/ Banking

  • Capital One Mobile 5
  • Experian & Experian Credit Tracker Mobile Apps
  • Skrill 1-Tap
  • Clover Networks, Inc., Clover Mobile
  • FIS for GenNOW
  • Garanti Bank A.Ş.

Best Entertainment Related Marketing Campaign

  • Heineken’s UEFA Champion the Match
  • InMobi PTE Ltd & Zenith OptiMedia, Fairfax NZ (submission entity: mobile marketing campaign)
  • Mnet Mobile/Seven Network: The Big Adventure
  • Syfy’s Go Shark Yourself App (Sharknado 3)

Best International

  • Turkcell Connect: Internet in Offline Mode
  • Schematic
  • 5 HeadsRX

Best Mobile Analytics/Big Data

  • Boyner Holding / Hopi
  • Edo
  • Fiksu

Best Mobile Start up

  • Button
  • CARDFREE
  • Liftoff: Mobile Acquisition by Action

Best Mobile Utility Application for on a Smartphone or Tablet

  • Abbyy Solutions Ltd.
  • BROWZ for Clients
  • Foxit Software Inc., Foxit MobilePDF and Foxit MobilePDF Business
  • Voxox Cloud Phone
  • wae – Met iPad Mobility
  • YouMail

Best Mobile Video

  • 10Tales
  • Beachfront Media for Beachfront.io
  • Opera Mediaworks for Carl’s Jr. Super Bowl Instant-Feed™ Campaign
  • SapientNitro for Surf Pegasus Resorts App

Best Original Content for Mobile

  • E! Entertainment- “E! Style Collective”
  • RGM Presents for The Dennis Haysbert Trivia Game Volume III
  • Syfy Sync for Hue (12 Monkeys)

Best Social Community for Mobile

  • Abbyy Solutions Ltd.
  • G E N E R A T E.
  • ooVoo
  • Turkcell Healthmeter Application

Best Mobile App/Service for Connected Daily Lifestyle

  • HomeAdvisor, Inc.
  • Fannie Mae | HOME by Fannie Mae Mobile App
  • Turkcell Connect: Internet in Offline Mode
  • Turkcell Healthmeter
  • Vakif Emeklilik – VEPLUS

Best Mobile Games

  • EA SPORTS Madden NFL Mobile
  • Kabam – Marvel Contest of Champions
  • University of Information Technology and Management in Rzeszów “Save Dino””
  • RGM Presents: The Dennis Haysbert Trivia Game Volume III

Best Mobile Innovator

  • Hopi / Hopi App
  • MetLife Hong Kong
  • Swirl Networks’ Beacon Marketing Platform
  • Synaptics’ ClearPad 4300 touch and display driver integration (TDDI) solutions for smartphones and tablets
  • TodayTix, LLC; TodayTix App

Best Mobile Leadership

  • Fiksu
  • Intel
  • Synaptics
  • Fandango, Fandango Mobile App

Best Mobile Product

  • Intel, Blackburn Design
  • Letv Le Superphone
  • Pledgeling
  • SwiftKey Keyboard

Best Mobile Sports

  • SapientNitro for Surf Pegasus Resorts App
  • Tapin2, for the Cleveland Cavaliers NBA Champion
  • XtremeSportsGroup, XGames Reach App

Best Technology Breakthrough

  • Airvana OneCell Solution for Live Event Venues
  • Perfecto Mobile; Product: LocalLink
  • Immersion TouchSense Engage & Showtime Homeland Mobile Trailer
  • Edo
  • Synaptics’ ClearPad 4300 touch and display driver integration (TDDI) solutions for smartphones and tablets
  • UserTesting Mobile Recorders
  • fring Alliance, a GENBAND subsidiary

Best User Experience for Mobile

  • Runtastic
  • Experian and Experian Credit Tracker Mobile Apps
  • Skyscanner Hotels app
  • Swisscom TV 2.0 Mobile App

**Winners of 8th Annual Mobile Excellence Awards were determined by scores from an undisclosed panel of high-caliber judges from top-tier business and technology companies.  Award winners were sealed and not revealed until the evening of the awards**