IoD shortlists MD for Director of the Year 2020

09 May, 2020

Institute of Directors Award

Mosquito’s co-founder and owner, Anthony Diver has been shortlisted by The Institute of Directors North West & Isle of Man 'Director of the Year 2020’. Nominated in two categories, Diver, Managing & Creative Director and has seen rapid growth across the key services of digital marketing, creative, development and brand communications.  Increasing the business’ growth internationally where the business now services across Europe and USA.

  • Director of the Year - International

  • Director of the Year - Small - Medium Business (up to £50m) sponsored by Salford Business School
headshot of Anthony Diver
The annual North West & Isle of Man Director of the Year Awards has grown over the past 16 years to represent the pinnacle of leadership and business excellence highlighting the significant contribution business leaders can make to society and the economic prosperity in our region. Directors from diverse regional businesses have been recognised at these prestigious awards.

The event has been postponed from May 14th to now take place on Monday 21st September at Hilton Manchester Deansgate.


View the IOD Director of the Year 2020 Shortlist here.



“To be nominated amongst the most dynamic, entrepreneurial and inspiring Directors across the North West and Isle of Man is a real honour and accolade for me, both personally and professionally. The success to the growth has been down to exploring new markets across Europe and the USA and also develop an offer that resonates with clients. Ultimately the success is down to a team approach and as such the integrated team have made Mosquito what it is today.“
"The IoD in the North West is proud to shout about the incredible range of talent that we are fortunate to benefit from here. These awards are a real testimony to the hard work and commitment that our business leaders have invested in growing the regional economy. We look forward to welcoming all our shortlisted nominees to the awards ceremony in May and wish them all the very best of luck."