Chris Johanesen, VP of Product, BuzzFeed was named one of the 12 stars of ad tech who are building the future of the industry right now.
Eric Harris, EVP of business operations, and Jonathan Perelman, VP of BuzzFeed Motion Pictures, were named two of 2014’s most influential buyers, sellers and marketers.
The National Press Foundation awarded Gregory Johnsen, John Stanton and Kate Nocera of BuzzFeed News an Everett McKinley Dirksen Award for Distinguished Coverage of Congress.
BuzzFeed was named “Hottest in Native Advertising” on the 2014 Adweek Digital Hot List
Adrian Carrasquillo, Editor of Latino coverage for BuzzFeed will be awarded a 2014 Regional Hispanicize Stars Award at the Hispanicize New York launch
2013 AdWeek Hot List names BuzzFeed “Hottest Digital Brand” and “Hottest in Native Advertising.” BuzzFeed was also named “Hottest Digital Brand” by AdWeek’s Readers’ Choice Poll.
2013 AdWeek Hot List Names Jonah Peretti “Digital Editor of the Year”
“Among the honorees of the NAHJ Media Awards will be digital company Buzzfeed. It’s reporting on Latinos has been out in front, covering our community with truly humanizing stories about Latinos fighting, protesting, fasting for immigration reform. The editorial staff doesn’t wait for politicians to argue in DC to write an immigration story. They don’t wait for national guard troops to get sent to the border to write a story. They go out and get it done.”
“Geidner wrote pieces that soared above policy and law, bringing us Edie and Thea, and how their story wove into a decades-long civil rights struggle,” wrote one judge. “He added context from a dual profile of Evan Wolfson and Andrew Sullivan.”
“From hundreds of nominations made by industry analysts, venture capitalists, startup investors, and beat reporters, CNBC created the ultimate list of 50 private, venture-backed companies disrupting the status quo in 10 traditional industries”
BuzzFeed honored during 10th Annual ASPY Awards at the iMedia Agency Summit
BuzzFeed beats out Angry Birds and Pinterest at 2012 Crunchies