FIRESTONE – The Town of Firestone, Colorado was recognized with an Award of Excellence award from the International Academy of the Visual Arts as a 2014 Communicator Awards winner for the 2013 redevelopment and redesign of Firestone’s website, www.ci.firestone.co.us.
With more than 6,000 entries received worldwide for the 2014 competition, the Communicator Awards is the largest and most competitive awards program honoring the creative excellence for communication professionals. Entries featured the best in design and print, online videos, websites, web marketing, mobile and apps, video and commercials, interactive multimedia, integrated campaigns, audio and marketing effectiveness.
“Our new website captures the best of Firestone while providing residents and visitors with an easy-to-use platform for connecting with our community and local government,” said Town Manager Wesley LaVanchy.
The Communicator Awards are judged and overseen by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts, a more than 600 member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Typically, about 10 percent of the entries are awarded excellence awards and 25 percent distinction awards. Firestone was the only government entity in Colorado to win in 2014. A complete list of all winners can be found the Communicators Awards website at www.communicatorawards.com.
The Communicator Awards is the leading international awards program honoring creative excellence for communication professionals. Founded by communication professionals over a decade ago, The Communicator Awards is an annual competition honoring the best in advertising, corporate communications, public relations and identity work for print, video, interactive and audio. This year’s Communicator Awards received thousands of entries from companies and agencies of all sizes, making it one of the largest awards of its kind in the world.
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