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Is e-commerce part of your DNA and you’ve already made a name for yourself with your webshop, as a supplier or in another crucial role for the sector? Great! You could be our next Web Celeb.

As Web Celeb, you’re the perfect ambassador of e-commerce in Belgium, carrying out the profession with charisma and sharing your vision, ideas and image of the future. For a whole year, you’ll be contributing to the further development of e-commerce and represent the sector in the press and online media.

Web Celeb finalists

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How does it work?

The Web Celeb will be elected on Thursday, October 7th 2021 in the Zoo (Antwerp), along with the SafeShops Awards.

Anyone can submit a candidacy to become Web Celeb 2021. Just check out if you fit the description:

  • You are Dutch and/or French speaking
  • E-commerce is in your blood, you have been active in the e-commerce sector for at least 5 years with your webshop, as a supplier or in another capacity within the sector
  • You have the Belgian nationality
  • You are active on the Belgian market or you have an activity with an impact in Belgium / on the Belgian market
  • You are present at the SafeShops Awards virtual day on June 3rd and on the Award ceremony on Thursday, October 7th 2021.
  • You are willing to commit to the sector
  • You possess a generous dose of charisma and have a beautiful or promising e-commerce pathway.

The Jury

The jury is composed of representatives from various stakeholder groups within e-commerce

The race to the Trophy

April 22nd - Call for candidates : hand in your candidacy
Subscriptions are open
May 5th - Applications closed​
Applications closed
May 6th - Candidacies are reviewed into 20 shortlisted candidates
Shortlist of 20 possible nominees is created
May 18th - The Jury reviews all 20 candidates and nominates 3 finalists
The jury receives the shortlist and chooses 3 nominees
June 3rd - The SafeShops Award virtual day
Public announcement of the 3 nominees
June 3rd - Start campaign and voting
Start campaign and voting
June - October - Make some noise
3 months of campaigning to gain votes
7th of October - Announcement of the winner of the Web Celeb Trophy
final debate during the SafeShops Awards ceremony, closing votes and announcement of the winner of the Web Celeb Trophy

What’s in it for you as a Web Celeb?

Web Celeb' trofee

A beautiful Web Celeb trophy, in genuine Oscar style

Eternal fame

And for one year, you will be the face of e-commerce in Belgium and represent the sector along with SafeShops.be.

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