Engagement is the most business-critical challenge facing the sports, media, and entertainment industries in the attention economy. Hashtag Sports is proud to benchmark effective engagement and showcase the ROI of investing in the fan experience.
The Hashtag Sports Awards is where CMOS, media executives, CMOs, athletes, entertainers, creators, producers, gamers, and storytellers all come together to recognize & inspire those who do it best on the biggest stage.
Oct. 17 - Nov. 7
Nov. 8 - Jan. 4
Jan. 5 - 30
Jan. 31 - Feb. 28
Late Entry (Extended)
THE ENGAGEMENT ACADEMY
The nominees and winners of the 5th Hashtag Sports Awards are selected by The Engagement Academy of Sports x Entertainment. Comprised of 80+ industry leaders and engagement experts across the global sports media and marketing ecosystem, the Academy plays a vital role in shaping the future of sports content and experiences.
VP, Creative Strategy & Marketing
Golden State Warriors
Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx
Head of Sports
The Hashtag Sports Awards
benchmark the roi of engagement
– Patrick Bennett, Momentum WW
– Ashley Atwell, NBA
Individuals and organizations who win Hashtag Sports Awards will be viewed as experts in engaging the modern sports fan—a highly coveted consumer. Winning one of our awards will future-proof your organization in the increasingly digital sports landscape by showcasing engagement expertise and proving your work’s effectiveness in driving revenue & achieving business results—not to mention opening up the door for industry-wide exposure, new business, and more.
Teamwork makes the dream work
Reinforce loyalty, ensure retention, and celebrate your efforts while giving credit to your company’s individual contributors!
When you submit at least one entry of work into a standard category, receive a code to enter in any of the Special Achievement categories for FREE!
Authority + ROI
Winners like to work with other winners. Attract new business, keep clients happy, and make pitches easier.
PR + Getting Buzzed About
Generate leads and attract new talent by gaining the attention of brand marketers, sports executives, and industry influencers.