Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 27, 2006 -–
The Webby Awards, the leading international honor for web sites, today recognized http://www.ManyWorlds.com as an Official Honoree, a distinction that recognizes sites exhibiting remarkable achievement.
Hailed as the “online Oscars” by Time Magazine, The Webby Awards are determined by the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences, a global organization with a membership that includes musician David Bowie, Internet inventor Vinton Cerf, Naked Chef Jamie Oliver, The Body Shop president Anita Roddick, “Simpsons” creator Matt Groening, Real Networks CEO Rob Glaser, and fashion designer Max Azria.
“The Webby Awards honors the outstanding web sites that are setting the standards for the internet,” said Tiffany Shlain, founder and ambassador of The Webby Awards. “ManyWorlds.com’s Official Honoree selection is a testament to the skill, ingenuity, and vision of its creators.”
“We are delighted to be recognized by The Webby Awards,” said Steven Flinn, CEO of ManyWorlds. “What is particularly gratifying for us is that ManyWorlds.com is the only Webby honoree in our category that is completely powered by a software package that is available to any organization right now – ManyWorlds’ Epiture® Adaptive Knowledge Network system.”
The 10th Annual Webby Awards received a record number of entries from over 40 countries and all 50 states. Winners will be announced on May 9, 2006 and will be honored at a gala event in New York’s Cipriani Wall Street on June 12, 2006.
Founded in 1996, The Webby Awards are known worldwide for its famous five-words-or-less acceptance speeches.
ManyWorlds.com is the Internet’s premier site for business thought leadership. Featuring a vast knowledge base of high quality content, and content recommendations that are personalized to the preferences and interests of subscribers, ManyWorlds.com has become an indispensable resource for business executives and other business thought leaders. ManyWorlds.com is powered by Manyworlds’ Adaptive Knowledge Network platform, Epiture.
About The Webby Awards:
Called the “Oscars of the Internet” by the New York Times, the Webby is the leading international award honoring excellence in Web design, creativity, usability and functionality. Established in 1996, the 10th Annual Webby Awards received over 5,500 entries from all 50 states and over 40 countries worldwide. The Webby Awards are presented by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences. Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards include: AOL; The Creative Group; Verizon; Adweek, Brandweek and Mediaweek magazines; Fortune; OnRequest Images; IDG; iStockphoto; American Marketing Association; PricewaterhouseCoopers; 2advanced Studios; MX Interactive and Museum of the Moving Image. For more information visit http://www.webbyawards.com.
About the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS):
The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences is dedicated to the creative, technical, and professional progress of the internet and interactive media. The Academy is an intellectually diverse organization that includes over 500 members consisting of leading experts in a diverse range of fields, such as musician David Bowie, Internet inventor Vinton Cerf, Naked Chef Jamie Oliver, The Body Shop president Anita Roddick, fashion designer Max Azria, “Simpsons” creator Matt Groening and Real Networks CEO Rob Glaser. The Webby Awards and The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences are registered trademarks of International Data Group. For more information, visit http://www.iadas.net.