Published: November 24th, 2017

IT World Canada’s team enjoyed an exciting night at the Canadian Online Publishing Awards (COPA) Nov. 15, winning three gold awards and two silvers in the B2B category.

Produced by Masthead magazine, the COPAs is in its ninth year of celebrating the online publishing industry in Canada. ITWC has been involved with the awards program since its launch and is the most-awarded B2B media company in Canada.

“IT World Canada’s journey in its digital transformation shines through with winning five COPA awards,” says Fawn Annan, president at ITWC. We house individuals with top-notch talents and accomplishments, from the most creative team of journalists, and visual artists to filmmakers creating daily narratives that cover Canada’s ICT sector.”

The awards demonstrate ITWC’s capability in writing compelling business journalism, as well as its digital content capabilities in building high-quality interactive and video experiences.

“We’ve invested in our video capability, not just technically, but on the creative side as well.  Our aim was to produce business videos that people want to watch.  This award tells us that we are on the right track,” says Jim Love, chief content officer at ITWC.

Here’s the award-winning content ITWC is showcasing in 2017:

Gold award for our January 2017 feature in CSO Digital – Rise of Mirai botnet a hint at ‘the future’ of IoT threats to the enterprise

Gold award for our branded content campaign featuring Dell EMC’s Agile Business Hub.

Gold award for our sister agency firm’s video on Avaya.

Silver award for ‘company profile’ looking at How York Region became a larger tech hub than Kitchener-Waterloo.

Silver award for our blog post from Howard Solomon – Make this year’s Cyber Security Awareness Month a loud and personal campaign.

We’re also pleased to congratulate our podcasting partner Edwin Frondozo on his silver award for The Business Leadership Podcast.