KBC scoops Gold at the Digital Media Awards


KBC wins gold for best in financial services and bronze for best in technology at the Energia Digital Media Awards.

KBC Bank Ireland has been awarded Gold for best in Financial Services and Bronze for best in technology at the Digital Media Awards. Beating off stiff competition, KBC Bank Ireland was awarded at a ceremony in the Clayton Hotel, Burlington road on February 16th.

The Digital Media awards recognise creativity and innovation across multiple areas of an ever-evolving sector, which includes digital content creation, advertising and marketing, mobile media, app development, social networking, web design and development.

KBC Bank Ireland’s Director of Customer, Brand and Marketing, Aidan Power, said: The Digital Media Awards recognise digital creativity amongst the nation’s finest creative talent and we are delighted to receive Gold for best in Financial Services and Bronze for best in technology.

These awards truly recognise KBC’s digital first customer centric strategy which we will continue to deliver and grow in Ireland.”

KBC Bank Ireland is the digital frontrunner for the KBC Group where we test and accelerate digital capability in our innovation hub in Dublin. In the past year we have launched a number of digital first products in response to customers’ demands including a five minute onboarding app that allows customers to open and activate a current account in just five minutes using a mobile. In the third quarter of last year, 1 in every 2 KBC current accounts were opened via digital channels, up 47% from the same period last year and we will continue to respond and innovate our digital offering to meet our customers’ demands.”