The 2017 Sponsors

Thanks to our sponsors and partners for their involvement and support with the Northern Soul Awards 2017.


If you love the North, then Northern Soul is the website for you. Written in the North of England by Northern writers, Northern Soul is a celebration of culture and enterprise, from theatre, music, authors and art to heritage, small businesses, food and leading figures, as well as everything in-between.


AKA North are experts in developing creative and integrated campaigns for theatre, museums & galleries, live events, education and visitor attractions to name but a few. Established for 20 years, we are dedicated to helping clients reach the widest possible audience using a unique blend of intelligent analytics, local market knowledge and a bold, creative vision. Based in Manchester and with a core Northern client base, AKA North are thrilled to be celebrating the exceptional, innovative and vibrant culture that the Northern Soul Awards represents.


Don't Panic are an event management agency that specialise in delivering awards for the creative and digital industries. We deliver 35 awards schemes annually including the UK Search Awards, the European Search Awards, the US Search Awards, the UK Social Media Awards, the Northern Digital Awards and the On the Tools Awards to name just a few.