Engage Awards finalists 2021

2021 Acquia Engage Awards Finalists Announced

October 8, 2021 3 minute read
We're excited to announce the finalists for the 2021 Acquia Engage Awards!
Engage Awards finalists 2021

Back in June, Acquia put out a call for the most ambitious digital solutions and success stories. Unsurprisingly, our spectacular customers and partners delivered in spades! This year’s Acquia Engage Awards had a record number of submissions with over 100 entries spanning many industries and parts of the globe. The quality of all our submissions is a testament to how these businesses went above and beyond to defy difficult circumstances and adapt to change. 

We assembled a panel to evaluate how well these Doers, Builders and Dreamers embraced digital transformation to produce world-class customer experiences. Nominations were judged on everything from advanced functionality, efficiency, scale and performance. 

This year we also introduced multiple new categories to acknowledge the special circumstances businesses have dealt with throughout 2020 and 2021. Every Engage finalist represents an organization that has embraced innovation and made a major impact through delivering digital experiences. 

Check out this year’s esteemed Engage Awards Finalists below. Winners will be announced at Acquia Engage, taking place October 26 and 27, 2021. 

Congratulations to all of our finalists on their inspiring and innovative solutions. 


Reimagining Customer Experience


Amdocs & Wunderman Thompson 

Best Campaign: 

Tennessee Department of Tourist Development & VMLY&R

Go RVing & Genuine

Most Impactful Insights


Arriva Bus UK & ORM

Leader Of The Pack: Financial Services

Global Atlantic Financial Group & Ameex Technologies

Loomis Armored US, LLC & Adcetera

Leader Of The Pack: Health

Lifescan & CI&T

Loma Linda University Healthcare

Leader Of The Pack: Higher Education

Albany Law School & Northern Commerce

Dartmouth College & Third and Grove

Leader Of The Pack: Media and Entertainment

Dar Al Khaleej & Vardot

CarsIreland.ie & Annertech Limited

Leader Of The Pack: NGO 

Climate Group & Manifesto

Holocaust Educational Trust & Manifesto

Leader Of The Pack: Public Sector

City of Burnaby & Domain 7

City of Los Angeles

Leader Of The Pack: Retail

Mars & EPAM

Walgreens Boots Alliance & VMLY&R

Leader Of The Pack: Technology 

CGG Americas & Adcetera


Leader of the Pack: Travel 

Japan Airlines & NTT Communications

Trimble & Elevated Third

Leader of the Pack: Energy and Utilities

London Hydro & Northern Commerce

CAES & Isovera

Leader Of The Pack: Manufacturing

Orora Beverage & Accenture Interactive

Inkjet Inc. & Igility Solutions

Leader Of The Pack: Commerce 

United Rentals & VMLY&R

Frontier Co-Op & Gorilla Group


Quickest to Launch

CoStar Group & Phase2 

Cambridge University Press & Assessment & Zoocha



BASF & Pixel Onion

Bayer & Wunderman Thompson

Best ROI 

Clean Earth, a division of Harsco, & Elevated Third 

 Molson Coors & Ameex Technologies

Open Source Giants 

Elevated Third 




Building A Better Tomorrow

Fannie Mae & Phase2

​​UNICEF & Blue State

Pandemic Problem-Solver

LifeFit Group Gmbh & Wunderman Thompson

SUNY at Buffalo & Xennial Digital

Best of Both Worlds

American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) & Unleashed Technologies

Genesis Healthcare System & Perficient

Radical Innovator 

Mars & Bounteous

Wickes PLC & TeamITG

Regional Excellence: EMEA 

Dr. Willmar Schwabe GmbH & Co. KG & 1xINTERNET

Close Brothers Asset Finance & Coherence

Regional Excellence: APAC

Singapore Institute of Technology & Pixel Onion

Japan Airlines & NTT Communications

Regional Excellence: LATAM 


TIM Brazil & Everis

Regional Excellence: North America 

NIC Colorado

Fannie Mae & FFW

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