Website Using CoreMedia Technology Wins W3 Award

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CoreMedia Customer Continental Recognized for Excellence in Web Content Development and Creativity with W3 Award

CoreMedia, a leading Web content management (WCM) company, today announced its customer, Continental, has won a 2011 W3 Silver Award. The awards, judged by the International Academy of Visual Arts, honor excellence on the Web and recognize the creative and marketing professionals behind award winning websites, videos and marketing programs. Continental’s award-winning website was developed using CoreMedia’s industry-leading WCM platform, CoreMedia CMS, which enables businesses to create engaging, context-aware online experiences.


  •     Continental, one of the leading automotive suppliers worldwide, won the W3 Silver Award for the “Automotive” category. Earlier this month, Continental also received a WebAward for “Automotive Standard of Excellence and Mobile Standard of Excellence.” The WebAwards honor talented individual and team efforts for outstanding website development.
  •     Founded in 2005, the W3 Awards is sanctioned and judged by the International Academy of Visual Arts, an invitation-only body consisting of top-tier professionals from media, interactive, advertising and marketing firms.
  •     This year, over 3,000 entries from ad agencies, public relations firms, interactive agencies, in-house creative professionals, Web designers, graphic designers and Web enthusiasts were submitted.

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“On the heels of our recent WebAwards win, we’re very excited that Continental has now been honored with a prestigious W3 Award for our creative online excellence,” said Monika Andrae, head of online relations, Continental. “With a stellar Web team and CoreMedia’s robust technology, we’ve built an award winning online experience that helps visitors access our sites in an efficient, context-based manner.”

“We are honored that Continental has been recognized by the W3 Awards for their creative excellence,” commented Glenn Conradt, vice president of global marketing and North America, CoreMedia. “It’s truly an award-winning year for us with CoreMedia customers having recently won both WebAwards and W3 Awards. These wins showcase the power of our CMS platform, along with our customers’ creativity, to create rich, engaging websites that stand out to industry professionals in addition to their users.”

About CoreMedia
CoreMedia is a leading provider of Web Content Management (WCM) software to organizations demanding engaging, context-driven online experiences for their customers regardless of channel or touchpoint. The company’s WCM suite offers unique business value by seamlessly integrating digital and social media assets, increasing editorial productivity and accelerating time to market in complex environments. As a result, businesses can more effectively execute their online strategies to engage users, build customer loyalty and ultimately drive greater revenue and profitability.

Established in 1996, CoreMedia is headquartered in Hamburg, Germany, with offices in San Francisco, London, and Singapore. CoreMedia’s clients include global brands, such as the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC), Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), Bertelsmann, BILD, CLAAS, Continental, EPCOS, Deutsche Telekom, Internet Broadcasting, O2, SEAT, and Singapore Press Holdings.

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About Continental
With sales of €26 billion in 2010, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide. As a supplier of brake systems, systems and components for powertrains and chassis, instrumentation, infotainment solutions, vehicle electronics, tires and technical elastomers, Continental contributes to enhanced driving safety and global climate protection. Continental is also an expert partner in networked automobile communication. Continental currently has close to 160,000 employees in 45 countries.


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