2014 Award winners

UXUK Awards Ceremony 2014

The UXUK Awards were founded in 2013 to recognise the most innovative and exceptional cases of user experience and user centred design in the UK. Now in its second year, the UXUK Awards ceremony welcomed high profile industry support and involvement once again.


Best User Experience Winner

This is the award to win. The Best User Experience Award will be presented to the very best of the best – the most inspiring, user-focused site, app or service.

BBC - Summer of Sport

Best User Experience Finalists

Hargreaves Lansdown App

Nationwide - Impulse Saver


Best Not for Profit Winner

Not all efforts in user experience are undertaken to raise the bottom line. This category will recognise a not for profit website, app or service that has been designed with its audience in mind.

Wahoo for Water Aid

Best Not for Profit Finalists

The Labour Party

To Be a Girl for Water Aid


Best Public Sector Winner

This category will recognise an app, website or service which presents information clearly, in an easy to access way and functions with good user experience within the public/government sector.

Royal Navy

Best Public Sector Finalists

The Gazette


Best Transactional Experience Winner

This category rewards the most user-focused experience when purchasing goods or services online.

My dlc

Best Transactional Experience Finalists

Wahoo for Water Aid

Great Rail Journeys


Windows Phone App Winner

Sponsored Category by Microsoft: This category rewards the most user-focused experience displayed by a Windows phone application.

iTV for Windows Phone

Windows Phone App Finalists

Barclays for Windows Phone

Facebook for Windows Phone


Best Effect on Business Goals Winner

Great customer experience often results in great return on investment. The winner of this award will be able to show the most successful example of effect over cost and organisational goals.

Great Rail Journeys

Best Effect on Business Goals Finalists

Royal Navy

My dlc


Best Entertainment Experience Winner

This award will be presented to the best, user-centric media or entertainment.

BBC - Summer of Sport

Best Entertainment Experience Finalists

BBC iPlayer

ITV Player for Windows Phone


Best Innovation Winner

This category shines the spotlight on the most intelligent, ground-breaking innovation in building a service, app or website that is focused around customer/audience needs.

Nationwide - Impulse Saver

Best Innovation Finalists

British Gas

Twizoo


Best Information Winner

This category will recognise an app, website or service in any industry which presents information clearly, in an easy to access way and functions with good user experience.

Hargreaves Lansdown App

Best Information Finalists

Twizoo

The Gazette


Best Student Project Winner

This category recognises excellence in a user-focused app, website or service created by a student. This can be as a wire frame or as a live example.

Password Masking

Jack Holmes

Best Student Project Finalists

TimeFix

Kea Zhang (+ team)

Farmer Tree

Normaira Ramli

The Royal Parks Catering Service

Max Schubman


Best Learning or Education Experience Winner

This award will be presented to the best, user-centric educational or learning experience. This shines the spotlight on a beneficial learning and educational experience that has users at its heart, via a website or app.

Tesco “Eat Happy” Project

Best Learning or Education Experience Finalists

Jolly Phonics


The 2014 Judging Panel

Adam Dimmick

UX Consultant at Bunnyfoot

Ben Ladkin

General Manager of Arsenal Media Group

Cath Baillie

Senior Customer Experience Delivery Manager at EE

Jarnail Chudge

Solution Architect: User Experience at Microsoft

John Sheridan

Design and User Experience Architect at The National Archives

Morag Reavley

Head of Digital Platforms at a new start up

Stavros Garzonis

President of UXPA UK

Jon Dodd

CEO & Co-Founder of Bunnyfoot

Raj Arjan

User Experience Researcher at Google