2021 Golden Link Awards, Asia-Pacific Finalists

The Golden Link Awards are a mainstay of the Rakuten Advertising calendar, and each year, we look forward to celebrating excellence and innovation in the performance marketing, retail and e-commerce industries.

It’s our pleasure to announce the finalists for the 2021 Golden Link Awards, Asia-Pacific. This year, we had a record number of entries, and we invite you to join us at our virtual Golden Link Awards ceremony where the winners will be announced.

Register nowThursday, October 21st at 3pm AEDT / 12 PM SGT.

Thank you to everyone who submitted entries for this year’s awards, and congratulations to all the finalists listed below. We hope you’ll join us in celebrating them on October 21st.

Golden Link Awards, Asia-Pacific | 2021 Finalists

Advertiser of the Year:

  • Nike
  • Freedom Furniture
  • P.E Nation


Publisher of the Year:

  • Global Savings Group
  • Cashrewards
  • ShopBack
  • Qantas Shopping
  • 55Haitao


Best New Publisher

  • PerformID (
  • Super Rewards Pty Ltd
  • Klarna
  • Monde


Affiliate Manager of the Year (Advertiser)

  • Stefania Bressan, MyTheresa
  • Zoe Park, YOOX ASIA
  • Joanne Picarra, Harrods
  • Tanawat Sathapanasethe, Glue Store
  • Michelle Rando, Mosaic Brands


Affiliate Manager of the Year (Publisher)

  • Simone Lawson, Student Beans
  • Belinda Barnes, Qantas Shopping
  • Angus Sladden, Klarna
  • Josephine Nieh, 55Haitao


Best Creative Strategy & Execution

  •  Aje
  • Charles Tyrwhitt
  • Rodd & Gunn


Best International Strategy

  • Goxip
  • Harrods


Best Multi-Channel Performance

  • Aje
  • Goxip
  • Flora and Fauna 


Campaign of the Year

  • MyTheresa
  • ShopBack
  • Sussan
  • Bonds
  • Qantas Shopping / Endota Spa


Innovation Award

  • PerformID
  • Avid Collective / Coles Liquor
  • Cashrewards
  • Qantas Shopping

Good luck to all nominees. For any questions regarding the Awards and the virtual ceremony, please reach out to

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