The Best Marketing Award 2023 recognises excellence in an on or offline marketing campaign to promote a service, product, destination or brand to youth travellers

Shown below in alphabetical order are the finalists in the Best Marketing category. The winners will be announced on 22nd November in London. Find out more and book your tickets now for an unforgettable evening that promises to celebrate the very best of the British youth, student and educational travel industry

JENZA exists so young people never have to choose between getting a job or going travelling. Taking the hard work out of finding a job and arriving in a new country, JENZA offers working holidays, summer camp and internship opportunities with pre-arranged jobs and placements in the USA, Japan, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. A lower-impact and more authentic way to see the world – every JENZA experience is shaped by our Youth Advisory Panel, roadtested by our community, and 5% of profits donated to our Youth Access Scholarship Fund.

Londonist DMC is an award-winning student accommodation agency with offices in London, Turkey, and China. Since 2013, we have provided clients with short and long-term accommodation, from 2 to 51 weeks. We delight ourselves in delivering a five-star service by making students feel at home away from home. It is achieved with the help of an inspired team, innovative technology, and intentional partnerships. We currently have over 2000 rooms in over 50 locations across London in Zones 1, 2, & 3.

StudentUniverse (supported by Hype Collective) is an online travel agency for students and youth. Our marketing focuses on showing young people the amazing ways travel experiences can benefit their lives, and our products make embarking on those experiences as financially realistic as possible. Through partnerships with hundreds of airlines and accommodation providers, we’re able to offer our Gen-Z members exclusive discounts on travel.

YHA (England & Wales) is a leading youth charity established 93 years ago. Throughout its history YHA has been at the forefront of travel and adventure, connecting young people to each other, to nature, the outdoors, to culture and to heritage through its youth hostel network. Hostelling makes travel and adventure accessible to everyone, everywhere. YHA operates over 140 sites, providing inclusive adventures in extraordinary buildings throughout England and Wales.


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