Shortlist Announced for Industry’s Best Video Presenters Ahead of CitNOW Video Awards 2017

Vehicle retailers, workshops and bodyshops have turned out in droves to enter their best customer video presentations for the CitNOW Video Awards 2017, which returns to BAFTA for the third year running, this year on July 12.

Over 800 personalised video presentations were entered into the awards as the automotive industry continues to adopt CitNOW’s app-based video technology on a global scale.

The judges were looking for visual and sound quality, attention to detail and clarity, in accordance with CitNOW’s best practise standards. The panel of automotive experts included CitNOW Founder Andrew Howells and they selected winners in seven categories:

  1. Best CitNOW Workshop video
  2. Best CitNOW Sales video
  3. Best CitNOW Bodyshop video
  4. Best CitNOW Web video
  5. Best Overseas CitNOW video
  6. Most Creative Use of CitNOW video
  7. Best Overall CitNOW video

Andrew Howells, Founder at CitNOW commented: “It is hugely rewarding to see the creative, detailed and considered customer videos that have been entered this year – in record numbers.”

“The commitment demonstrated to not only embracing video technology but striving to use it in an expert way to build trust and transparency is exemplary. Without doubt, this talent and ambition will put the automotive industry in good stead in the exciting years ahead.”

Shortlist for the CitNOW Video Awards 2017

Best CitNOW Workshop video
– Dick Lovett BMW | Bristol
– Marshall Peugeot | Cambridge
– Mervyn Stewart Skoda     
– Motorline Toyota | Bromsgrove
– Motorline Toyota | Worcester
– Nicholas Mee & Company
– Marshall SKODA | Newbury
Best CitNOW Sales video
– Audi Hull
– Bristol Street Skoda | Chesterfield
– Jardine Motors Audi | Halesowen     
– Henrys | Glasgow South
– Mercedes-Benz | Epsom
– Murray Volkswagen | Plymouth
– Sytner Specialist Division Porsche | Glasgow
– Town Centre Automobiles
– Tustain Motors | Ashington
– Mercedes-Benz | Aberdeen
Best CitNOW Bodyshop video
– JCT600 Body Clinic | Bradford
– JCT600 Body Clinic | Sheffield
– Spraytech
Best CitNOW Web video
– Arnold Clark Seat Benton | Newcastle
– Mercedes-Benz | Grangemouth
– Arnold Clark Renault | Hillington
Best Overseas CitNOW video
– Sterling Honda
– DEX Easy Car Shopping – Verkoop
– PSA – Peugeot Rennes – Ventes
– Nissan LF Auto Centar
– Scherer Chevrolet Buick GMC Ltd
– Porsche Zentrum Recklinghausen
Most Creative Use of CitNOW video
Audi | Bath
Town Centre Automobiles
Vindis Volkswagen | Bedford
West End Garage | Dunfermline
Bentley | Hertfordshire
Best Overall CitNOW video
To be announced at the CitNOW Video Awards ceremony.

The full list of winners will be available on 12th July at after the Awards ceremony has taken place.

Congratulations to all nominees and we look forward to seeing you at the awards ceremony on July 12th.