Emeryville, CA (PRWEB) April 25, 2006
Inman News, organizers of the Real Estate Connect conference series, is calling for nominations of the most innovative companies in media, technology and real estate. Winners in each of the nine Inman News Innovator Award categories will be announced July 26, 2006, in a ceremony at Real Estate Connect San Francisco 2006.
“The Inman News Innovator Award is one of the most prestigious honors in the real estate industry, and past winners include Google Earth, HomeGain and E*TRADE,” said Mike Edelhart, CEO of Inman News. “We are all looking forward to learning who the industry considers the most innovative this year.”
The award categories are:
1. Most Innovative Real Estate Blog
2. Best Business Models
3. Most Innovative Real Estate Data Site
4. Most Innovative Technology
5. Most Innovative Mortgage Companies/Services
6. Most Innovative Brokers/Franchises/Realtor
7. Most Innovative Web Service
8. Most Innovative Media Site
9. Best Rental/ New Home Online Service
Nominations must be made at http://www.inman.com by June 5, 2006. Finalists will be announced June 26, 2006. The actual winners will be announced and honored at a ceremony on July 26, 2006, during Real Estate Connect San Francisco at the Palace Hotel.
ABOUT THE INMAN NEWS INNOVATOR AWARDS
Since 1997, the Inman News Innovator Awards have recognized companies demonstrating extraordinary powers of innovation through the use of technology or the Internet. Past winners include Century21 ClickIt, RealLiving, MetroCities, Curbed.com, ApartmentRating.com, NYTimes.com Real Estate, Cendant LeadRouter, Fidelity PHD, E-LOAN, Lending Tree, Coldwell Banker Real Estate Corporation, and many other inventive companies.
ABOUT REAL ESTATE CONNECT
Real Estate Connect (http://www.inman.com/connectsf) is the premier real estate technology conference and attracts the industry’s most influential decision makers, opinion leaders and technology experts into an active forum for discussion and debate. Luxury Home Marketing in the Internet Age is scheduled for October 15-17, 2006 at the Mandarin Oriental in Miami.
ABOUT INMAN NEWS
Real Estate Connect is organized and produced by Inman News (http://www.inman.com),the nation's leading independent real estate news service and content provider. Inman’s clients and partners include 50,000+ Web sites and 250+ U.S. newspapers, including The Los Angeles Times, Miami Herald, Washington Post, Denver Post, San Francisco Chronicle, Chicago Tribune, Yahoo!, Microsoft, Google, The Wall Street Journal Online, CBS MarketWatch, and many more.
Inman News offers information-based products and services for real estate professionals and consumers, including Inman News Membership, Digital Media and News content for the Web, weekly in-depth Special Reports, and Real Estate Connect conferences and events. Additionally, Inman News’ video production division, Inman Stories, produces, markets and sells high-quality streaming videos marketed and sold within the luxury home marketing, neighborhood, agent/broker and corporate videos.
Mindy M. Hull, Inman News’ Marketing Director, 510.658.9252, x.142.
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