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Both Jenk and the Thred Media are fortunate to have been recognised in a variety of ways by a selection of newspapers, magazines and accredited award organisations such as Digiday, Webby's Anthem Awards, Great British Entrepreneur Awards, The Diana Awards, Amazon AWS Startups, Digital Leaders, Progress 1000, W3 and Davey Awards.


Jenk has been featured on BBC CEO Secrets, CNN, MSN, SKY News, Sky, ITV, and Chanel 4. Please see the Press section for further details.



Digiday Future Leader Awards - Publisher

Digiday Awards, USA

Jenk and Thred Media have made it to the top 5 finalists alongside New  York Times, Forbes, and Insider. 

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Webby's Anthem Award
Young Leader of the Year

Webby Award, USA

Jenk has won Silver at the inaugural Anthem Awards- Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion - Young Leader of the Year.


The Diana Award
Honour Roll 2022

The Diana Award, Global 

The Diana Award is given out each year to a global group of young change-makers impacting the planet.


Young Entrepreneur of The Year Award

Great British Entrepreneur, UK

Nominated for GBEA- Young Entrepreneur of the Year, London area- finalist.


Vida Next Gen Media

Vida Media Awards, UK

Vida Media honours the top 20 Next Generation Media companies in the UK every year.

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Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Growing Business  Awards

Jenk Oz & Thred Media have made it to the finals of the Growing Business Awards- winner announced in Sep.

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Tech London 25 Under 25 Entrepreneurs

Tech London Awards

Jenk was honoured to make the list for his work with iCoolkId & Thred Media and his change maker network.

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Progress 1000
Science & Technology

The Evening Standard, UK

The Evening Standard awarded the prize in the category of Science & Technology for his work on


Youthtopia Activists 20 Under 20

Youthtopia Wolrd, Indonesia

Youthtopia placed Jenk on their first ever '20 Under 20 Global Activist List'. 


TechRound 29 Under 29 Awards

TechRound Awards, USA

TechRound honours a list of young entrepreneurs every year and Jenk was fortunate to be named in 2019.


Top 20 Young Entrepreneur Awards

StartUps Magazine, USA

Startups magazine selected Jenk as one of twenty young entrepreneurs in the UK doing inspirational & original work


Amazon- AWS Activate Award

Amazon AWS, USA

Amazon awarded Jenk $20k that could be used toward both cloud based server costs and business services


Kids Screen Awards
Top 50 Finalist

Kids Screen Awards, USA was chosen as one of three global companies that made it into the finals  of the award competition


Little London Awards

Little London, UK

Our first ever recognition for the site, iCoolKid made it into the final round of eight nominated companies


Vodafone Shout Out for Small Business

Vodafone Business, UK

Thred Media won the Vodafone Small Business Competiton and with that came mentoring from Steven Bartlett.

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Top 100 Digital Leaders 2021

Digital Leaders, UK

Celebrates individuals & orgs demonstrating a pioneering & sustainable approach to technology.

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Digiday 2022
Greater Good Awards 


Jenk was honoured for his work at Thred Media by Digiday- social change-related education.

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Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2022 

Start-Up Awards National

Jenk was an honoured for his work at Thred Media by the Start-Up Awards National Series.


The British Citizen
Youth Award 2022

BCyA 2022, UK

Jenk received a medal of honour for his inspirational social change work aimed at British youth.


Rise Scholarship
Foundation 2021

Rise Foundation, USA

Schmidt Futures+ Rhodes Trust sponsor the Rise Foundation Scholarship- global changemakers. 


The Conversationalist
Unify Award 2021 

The Conversationalist, USA

Jenk was an honoured for his work unifying change-makers globally around social change movements.


Future Minds Network 25 Under 25 Award

Future Minds Network, AU

Jnek was awarded this honour based on his young entrepreneurship work with Thred Media.

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PMI Future 50 Leaders Award 2020


Project Management Institute announced the 50 next generation leaders that are creating, building

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Best Website

Children 2018

Davey Awards, USA

Proudly won the Gold Award in our very first entry in the Website category at the Davey awards


Best Website

Teen 2018

W3 Digital Awards, USA

Proudly won the Silver Award in our very first 'Teen' category website competition


Best Website

Youth 2018

W3 Digital Awards

Proudly won the Silver Award in our very first 'Youth' category website competition

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Best Website 

Events 2017

W3 Digital Awards

Proudly won the Silver Award in our very first 'Event' category website competition

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Best Website

Children 2017

W3 Digital Awards

Proudly won the Silver Award in our very first 'Children' category website competition


Top 20 Young Model


Model Magazine

Jenk was voted one of the top young models globally by Model Magazine

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