The awards, returning for the fifth year in a row, were inundated with hundreds and hundreds of fantastic entries and we were really pleased to be able to once again celebrate the huge contribution of women to the UK games industry.
Thanks to our generous partners and sponsors – without you the Women in Games Awards simply would not happen: our headline sponsor Rare, as well as our partners Amiqus, DK, Gamescom, Hangar 13, OPM Jobs, Ukie and Women in Games.
Congratulations again to all of our nominees, and without further ado here are the MCV Women in Games Awards 2019 winners:
Rising Star of the Year – Development
Daisy Fernandez, State of Play
Rising Star of the Year – Business
Laura Martin, Ukie/Digital Schoolhouse
Creative Impact of the Year
Luciana Nascimento, Bunnyhug
Technical Impact of the Year
Duygu Cakmak, Creative Assembly
Comms Impact of the Year
Hannah Flynn, Failbetter Games
Businesswoman of the Year
Kirsty Rigden, FuturLab
Journalist of the Year
Danielle Partis, InfluencerUpdate.biz
Campaigner of the Year
Jay-Ann Lopez, Black Girl Gamers
Mentor of the Year
Caoimhe Roddy, Girls Make Games
Siobhan Reddy, Media Molecule
Thanks again to our sponsors and partners, and to everyone who attended! We’re already looking forward to seeing you again next year.