ikman.lk bags three wins at SLT Zero One Awards for Digital Excellence

ikman.lk, Sri Lanka’s largest online marketplace confirmed its dominance in the digital sphere when it was recognized for its digital excellence at the recently concluded SLT Zero One Awards.


ikman.lk were adjudged winners in the ‘Best Community Empowerment Programme’ and ‘Best Website or Microsite’ categories under the Media and Publishing sector.

ikman.lk also received the coveted overall prize for the ‘Best Community Empowerment Programme’. The aim of the awards were to celebrate, encourage and recognize innovative digital platforms, innovators and organisations in Sri Lanka who have achieved digital excellence and contributed towards economic growth and a brighter future for all citizens.


In receiving the ‘Best Website or Microsite’ award, ikman.lk has successfully demonstrated how the website’s overall design, functionality and features continue to meet its objectives in guaranteeing buyers and sellers an exceptional user experience.


As an online marketplace, ikman.lk stands tall as the most accessible and comprehensive website for all users nationwide. Its many features ensure users continue to encounter a seamless, easy-to-use and convenient experience.


Winning the ‘Best Community Empowerment Programme’ and the Overall Winner Award for ‘Best Community Empowerment Programme’ category confirms ikman.lk’s visionary contribution in digitally empowering individuals, families and communities to create better lives for themselves.


ikman.lk has continuously enhanced features on its online platform empowering not only for users in urban areas but communities countrywide. Notable features such as – ‘Sell Fast’ which enables non-IT savvy Sri Lankans without computer access to place classified advertisements through news agents islandwide, ‘Buy now’ which enables sellers to deliver goods through ikman.lk at a very nominal price and ‘ikman Memberships’ providing membership schemes helping businesses attract greater sales and reach more potential customers, has directly empowered individuals and thereby communities to flourish.


“We are extremely proud to have been honoured with three awards at the SLT Zero One Awards stamping our dominance in the digital world. As we continue to enhance the website with innovative features we also take pride in that we have helped many individuals start their fledgling micro businesses and have been instrumental in empowering the lives of communities throughout the country,“ said Alexander Lowback, Managing Director, ikman.lk.