Virid Recognized for Prestigious Interactive Media Award
Virid Wins at the 17th Annual Horizon Interactive Awards Competition
Reston, VA, April 10, 2019– The Horizon Interactive Awards, a leading international interactive media awards competition, has announced the 2018 award winners to highlight this year’s “best of the best” in interactive media production.
Virid was recognized for their excellence with one Bronze and six Silver awards for their work in the eCommerce/Shopping Category. The clients who were named winners included Simon Says Stamp, Windsor, Lover’s Lane, Journeys, Little Burgundy, Peltz Shoes, and Current Boutique. Virid was also named a Gold Winner as a Distinguished Agency for the 3rd year in a row.
“Being honored with the Horizon Distinguished Agency Award for the third year in a row is truly a testament to the skill and dedication of Team Virid.” Said Lauren Shanta, Director of Products & Operations at Virid. “We all go above and beyond to serve our clients, and it’s an honor for our work to be recognized.”
The 2018 competition saw over 800 entries from around the world including 37 out of 50 US States and 20 other countries including: Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Greenland, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Turkey, Taiwan and the UK.
An international panel of judges, consisting of industry professionals with diverse backgrounds evaluated categories ranging from online advertising to mobile applications. The 2018 winning entries showcase the industry’s best interactive media solutions including web sites, mobile applications, print media, interactive displays, public exhibits, online advertising, video, email and more.
“The 2018 competition was an outstanding display of creativity and digital media excellence. This year’s participants, once again, have raised the bar for excellence in interactive media solutions,” said Mike Sauce, Founder of the Horizon Interactive Awards. “There were so many unique solutions that had an effective blend of different media types that combined for some truly stunning work. All of the winners should be proud of their achievement and I am proud that the Horizon Interactive Awards competition has been able to shine the spotlight on the countless talented individuals from all over the world who produce this work.”
Virid is a team of eCommerce experts providing a comprehensive solution for growing retailers. Virid’s unique offering includes an enterprise-grade hosted eCommerce platform with 24/7 monitoring, website development, and ongoing technical and strategic support from a results-oriented team. For more information, please visit https://www.virid.com/.
About the Horizon Interactive Awards:
In its 17th year, the Horizon Interactive Awards was created to recognize excellence in interactive media production worldwide. Since 2001, the competition has received tens of thousands of entries from many countries around the world and nearly all 50 US States. Each year, those entries are narrowed down to the “best of the best” to be recognized and promoted on an international stage for their excellence. The judging process involves a blend of the Horizon Interactive Awards advisory panel and an international panel of volunteer judges consisting of industry professionals. Winning entries have been dubbed the “best of the best” in the interactive media industry. For more information visit the Horizon Interactive Awards online: www.horizoninteractiveawards.com.