Urbane Influencer Of The Year Award 2023

Why Should You Attend?

Join us in the bustling metropolis of Mumbai to witness the convergence of industry newcomers and seasoned titans. At the Urbane Influencer of The Year Awards 2023, you’ll rub shoulders with the vanguards of influence, forging connections that could reshape your future. Feel the electric buzz of anticipation as we celebrate and recognize exceptional talent. It’s not just an event; it’s a chance to immerse yourself in the pulse of the influencer world, an experience you won’t want to miss. Reserve your place now and be part of this unforgettable moment in the heart of the city of dreams.

Who Are We ?

The driving force behind the “Urbane Influencer of the Year Awards,” we are Urbane Media Network, a subsidiary of Urbane Luxury Ventures Pvt Ltd and publishers of the Just Urbane magazine. Urbane Luxury Ventures Pvt Ltd is recognized for cultivating the very essence of luxury, crafting bespoke, unforgettable experiences tailored to our discerning clientele’s unique tastes.

Our commitment to unwavering service, ethical integrity, and sustainability guides us as we open doors to the world’s most opulent offerings. With a rich history of organizing prestigious events, such as the Urbane Mercedes-AMG Fashion Soirée, Urbane Awards, Urbane Style Awards, Urbane Fashion Soirée with Neeta Lulla, and Urbane Music Concerts, we have consistently celebrated excellence, style, and sophistication in the realms of luxury and lifestyle.

Why Should You Register?

The Urbane Influencer of The Year Awards is your opportunity to shine among the best in the digital world, and gain the recognition that you deserve. We’re here to celebrate your exceptional influence, creativity, and impact. By registering, you join a community of trailblazers among influencers and stand a chance to win prestigious titles and impressive prizes, including the coveted Urbane Influencer of the Year 2023 award, and exciting cash prizes for winners in every category. Plus, the first 250 registrants will receive a lavish gift hamper full of exciting goodies. Don’t miss the chance to take your influence to the next level.

Influencer Categories for Awards 2023

Urbane Influencer of the Year 2023

Amongst all the category winners, the top performer based on scores in all the parameters of judging will be awarded the prestigious "Urbane Influencer of the Year 2023" title.

Entertaining Influencer of the Year
Bringing laughter and joy to our screens, it's time to crown the Entertaining Influencer of the Year! This award recognizes the talented individual who has captivated audiences and brought joy to their followers with their unique and entertaining content. Whether they're making us laugh, dance, or sing, this influencer knows how to keep us entertained and engaged.
People's Choice Content Creator
A happy side-effect of being an influencer is the love and adulation received by multitudes of their fans whose lives they have touched. This award goes to the individual who has won hearts, the world over.
Trendsetting Influencer of the Year
When it comes to trends there are followers and then there are leaders. This award acknowledges the bold individual who set foot out of conformity and made way for change to follow.
Fashion Influencer - Male
Fashionable, dapper and always in vogue, this man’s sense of style has heads turning everywhere he goes. This award goes to the man whose look sets them apart from the rest.
Fashion Influencer - Female
With elegance, poise and panache, this diva’s sense of fashion redefines the norms and is always trendsetting. This award goes out to the fashionista who is the answer to the question – Who wore it best?
Innovative Marketing Influencer of the Year
A powerhouse of creativity backed with execution skills, this influencer's strategies set a roadmap for the ages.
Technology Influencer of the Year
This category honours the influencer with an eye on tomorrow, housing a deep understanding of digital spaces. They push their boundaries of knowledge, one gadget at a time, showcasing that knowledge is any individual’s biggest asset.
Lifestyle Influencer of the Year – Male
Transforming lives and spreading joy, this award goes to those influencers who revolutionise the way we live our lives.
Lifestyle Influencer of the Year – Female
Poised with the power to change and impact lives, this influencer has earned the badge of being trustworthy and has been doing a stellar job at making a meaningful difference for everyone they meet.
Financial Planning Influencer of the Year
It's time to recognize the individuals who are making a difference in the financial world with their expertise and advice. The "Financial Planning Influencer of the Year" award is for those has inspired and educated their followers on the importance of financial planning and stability. Whether it's through sharing personal experiences, offering tips on saving and investing, or breaking down complex financial concepts, this influencer has made a lasting impact on their audience. Who will take home the title? Tune in to find out!
Travel Influencer of the Year
Globetrotting and setting travel goals, this influencer gets a stamp of approval from almost everyone. A jet-setter and go-getter in every way, this award goes to the individual who embodies “living life to the fullest” and inspires others to do the same.
Food Influencer of the Year - Male
They say the way to the heart is through the stomach. The influencer bagging the award in this category has won hearts time and again proving that their rich palate and delectable choice of food is a winner through and through.
Food Influencer of the Year - Female
Are you ready to celebrate the most talented food influencer of the year? The "Food Influencer of the Year - Female" award recognizes the woman who has captivated the gastronomic world with her culinary skills, creativity, and passion for all things edible. Whether she's whipping up mouth-watering dishes in the kitchen or taking us on a culinary journey with her food adventures, this influencer is a true inspiration to food lovers everywhere. So, grab your cutlery and join us as we raise a glass to the best of the best in the food influencer community.
Fitness Influencer of the Year - Male
With a life-long commitment to inspire and perspire, this man’s life has been a positive influence on multitudes, encouraging them to choose the healthy way.
Fitness Influencer of the Year - Female
Breaking conventional ideas of beauty and making fat fabulous, this influencer has risen to the top embracing their curves while addressing the stigma surrounding plus size individuals.
Plus Sizes Influencer of the Year
Breaking conventional ideas of beauty and making fat fabulous, this influencer has risen to the top embracing their curves while addressing the stigma surrounding plus-size individuals.
Beauty Influencer of the Year
They say, ‘Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder’ but this individual’s beauty defines them in and out – comfortable in their skin and uniquely themselves. This category celebrates the beauty that lies within pushing them to be the best version of themselves every step of the way.
Social Service Influencer of the Year
The "Social Service Influencer of the Year" award is for the influencer who has used their platform to bring attention to important social issues, mobilize support, and drive positive change. Let's come together to celebrate the selflessness and generosity of the best in the business, and crown the Social Service Influencer of the Year at this year's Urbane awards. Who will take home the title? Find out soon!

Selection & Winning Process


The "Influencer of the Year" award is designed to recognise outstanding individuals who have demonstrated exceptional influence and impact within the realm of social media and digital content creation. You must fill out a form and choose the category for which you want to register. Following registration, you will be sent a link to a form that must be completed.

Public Voting

After completing the form, you will be emailed a link to publish on your social media channels for the online voting process. The contender who receives the most public votes will be the sole winner of the "People's Choice Influencer of the Year" award.


When you register, the first phase of review will be based on the information you submit. There will be six rounds based on organic reach, voting, and creativity.


Brand campaigns will then be run by IOTY along with the influencers, bringing to life and celebrating their charisma, power, and social merit.


Jury panel comprising industry experts and professionals who will evaluate the influencers based on predefined criteria. Based on the collective evaluation and scores, the winners in each category will be determined.

Award ceremony

The Influencer of the Year Awards ceremony will be a glamorous and prestigious event in Mumbai, date will be announced in due course, bringing together top influencers, industry leaders, brand representatives, and media outlets. The ceremony will consist of award presentations, inspiring speeches, entertainment performances, and networking opportunities.

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