To download a preview of the event with summaries of all the shortlisted submissions click here.

Best Business Serving Football – up to £2m turnover
  • ATB Games Ltd
  • CharityStars
  • FootballCV Academy
  • Goodform
  • Oaks Consultancy Ltd
  • Seven League

Best Business Serving Football – over £2m turnover
  • adi.tv
  • Rippleffect
  • StreamAMG
  • UCFB

Best Club Marketing Initiative – Premier League
  • Everton FC
  • Leicester City FC
  • Liverpool FC
  • Manchester City FC
  • Stoke City FC
  • Tottenham Hotspur FC

Best Club Marketing Initiative – non Premier League
  • Birmingham City FC
  • Brentford FC
  • Brighton & Hove Albion – FC
  • Derby County FC
  • Kew Park Rangers FC
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

Best Football Club Hospitality
  • Arsenal FC
  • Liverpool FC
  • Manchester City FC
  • St Johnstone FC

Best / Most Innovative use of Technology (non club specific)
  • Brandtix
  • Kick It Out
  • SAP
  • SoccerTutor.com Ltd.
  • STATSports Ltd
  • Verteda Limited

Best / Most Innovative use of Technology by a Club
  • Cardiff City FC – Tripleplay platform
  • Chelsea FC – interactive 3D stadium seating planner
  • Manchester United FC – Envoy Digital
  • Middlesbrough FC – adi.tv & Eleven Sports Media
  • West Ham United FC – Ricoh 360⁰ degree video
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers FC – Chameleon Web Services

Best Football Community Scheme – Premier League
  • Arsenal FC / The Arsenal Foundation
  • Everton in the Community
  • Manchester City FC / City in the Community Foundation
  • Newcastle United Foundation
  • Tottenham Hotspur FC

Best Football Community Scheme – non Premier League
  • Albion in the Community (Brighton & Hove Albion)
  • Charlton Athletic Community Trust
  • Fulham FC Foundation & London United
  • Hamilton Academical FC
  • Kew Park Rangers FC

Best Corporate Social Responsibility Scheme
  • Everton in the Community
  • Liverpool FC with Standard Chartered
  • Sunderland AFC
  • Manchester City – City Football Group

Best Match Day Experience
  • Cardiff City FC
  • Everton FC
  • Fulham FC
  • Leicester City FC

Best Non-match Day use of Venue
  • Arsenal FC – Emirates Stadium
  • Chelsea FC – Stamford Bridge
  • Everton FC – Goodison Park
  • Leicester City FC – King Power Stadium
  • The SPFL Trust – Various across the UK
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers FC – Molineux Stadium

Best Professional Service Business Serving Football
  • Airton Risk Management
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • Coutts, UK Private Banking
  • KSS
  • Pinsent Masons LLP
  • Smith & Williamson
  • SRi

Agency of the Year
  • Mailman
  • Mischief
  • Rippleffect
  • Seven League
  • SportQuake
  • The Integrity Club

Best Fan Engagement by Club
  • Brighton & Hove Albion FC
  • Chelsea FC
  • Everton FC
  • Fulham FC
  • Manchester City FC
  • Queens Park Rangers FC

Sponsorship Deal / Partnership of the Year
  • Eleven Sports Media / Middlesbrough FC
  • Barclays / HSE Cake
  • NIVEA MEN / Liverpool FC
  • Prostate Cancer UK / League Managers Association
  • Acacia Mining / Sunderland FC
  • Vitality / Liverpool FC

Best Brand Activation Involving Football
  • BT Sport / UEFA Champions League
  • Marathonbet / Non-League Challenge (NLC)
  • MBNA / LFC
  • Virgin Media / Squawka
  • Vauxhall / LFC

FC Business Football CEO of the Year
  • FC Business Premier League CEO of the Year – Ian Ayre, Liverpool FC
  • FC Business Championship CEO of the Year – Dean Hoyle, Huddersfield Town FC
  • FC Business League One CEO of the Year – Steve Curwood, Fleetwood Town FC
  • FC Business League Two CEO of the Year – Mark Catlin, Portsmouth FC
  • FC Business SPFL CEO of the Year – Ann Budge, Heart of Midlothian FC

The overall CEO of the year will be announced at the awards ceremony on November 3rd.