I’m so proud of the work that went into creating the Arsenal digital experience. It moves beyond the website and delivers a cross-platform experience that gives Arsenal fans the ability to engage whenever and wherever they want.
NEW YORK (PRWEB) April 27, 2018
Phase2 & Inviqa announced today they have been honored with a People's Voice Award in the Sports Team website category for the Arsenal Football Club Digital Experience in the 22nd Annual Webby Awards.
Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet.
With over 13,000 entries from all 50 U.S. states and 70+ countries—and 3 million votes cast by 700,000 people in the Webby People’s Voice Awards—the 22nd Annual Webby Awards is the biggest in the award’s history.
Scott Delea, EVP of Marketing at Phase2 said: “I’m so proud of the work that went into creating the Arsenal digital experience. It moves beyond the website and delivers a cross-platform experience that gives Arsenal fans the ability to engage whenever and wherever they want.”
Myles Davidson, Director, Inviqa, said, "It’s an incredible achievement to have our work with Arsenal recognized at the Webby Awards, which received more than 13,000 entries this year. The new Arsenal website is paving the way for improved fan engagement and future business growth, and we’re excited to continue supporting Arsenal through its ambitious digital roadmap".
Phase2 is a digital agency moving industry-leading organizations forward with powerful ideas and executable strategies built on open technology.
Experts in customer experience, Phase2 provides insights, design and build digital platforms, and enable engagement with target audiences in any channel, on any device. Founded in 2001, Phase2 has office in DC Metro, New York, San Francisco and Portland.
Inviqa is a digital consultancy and software development company that helps businesses to achieve their goals faster, accelerate growth, and drive innovation.
Its digital services provide end-to-end support across the digital product lifecycle – from consultancy and iteration, through to solution-build, implementation, and continuous improvement.
Inviqa count some of the world's leading organisations as clients, from Virgin and Dreams, to Arsenal and the National Theatre, and is a regular feature in Econsultancy’s Top 100 Digital Agencies Report. The company was shortlisted as Computing’s Digital Service Company of the year in 2017.
About the Webby Awards:
The Webby Awards is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet, including Websites, Film & Video, Advertising, Media & PR, Mobile Sites & Apps, Social, Podcasts & Digital Audio, and Games. Established in 1996, The Webby Awards received more than 13,000 entries from all 50 states and 70 countries worldwide this year. The Webby Awards is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS). Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards include: YouTube, HBO, WP Engine, EY, YouGov, Vitamin T, The Hollywood Reporter, WNYC Studios, Digiday, Glixel, Product Hunt, and Social Media Week.
IADAS, which nominates and selects The Webby Award Winners, is comprised of Internet industry experts, including Jimmy Kimmel, Lyft CEO Logan Green, Girls Who Code Founder Reshma Saujani, Gimlet Media CEO Alex Blumberg, Instagram’s Eva Chen, social entrepreneur Van Jones, Internet inventor Vint Cerf, Playmatics CEO Margaret Wallace, Reddit’s Alexis Ohanian, and Black Lives Matter’s Opal Tometi.