Emerge Interactive was recognized with five Outstanding Achievement awards by the 2010 Interactive Media AwardsTM, for four different websites across three different categories. These awards recognize the highest standards of excellence in website design and development and honor individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievement. Outstanding Achievement awards recognize sites that excel in all five areas of judging criteria (Design, Content, Feature Functionality, Usability and Standards Compliance) and represent a very high standard of planning, execution and overall professionalism.
YMCA of San Francisco Website Wins Outstanding Achievement Award in the Association Category
The YMCA of San Francisco provides health and wellness programs and services to underserved local communities while targeting at-risk youth, the isolated elderly, and new immigrants struggling to adjust to their new community.
Together with our partner Hot Studio, Emerge create a new website which provides the YMCA-SF with an extremely powerful yet simple to use set of digital tools to express their story online and allows visitors to get the latest information on programs and news in a clean, easy to use manner.
Ethernet Alliance Website Wins Outstanding Achievement Award in the Association Category
Working closely with Ethernet Alliance and their partners at VTM, Emerge Interactive developed the new site using a comprehensive, user-centric Information Architecture, a complete visual design and branding update and an Enterprise-class Content Management System.
United Religions Initiative Website Wins Outstanding Achievement Awards in Association and Religion Categories
Founded in 2000, URI is a nonprofit peace-building and interfaith organization dedicated to promoting enduring, daily interfaith cooperation, and works around world to end religiously motivated violence and to create cultures of peace, justice and healing.
Together with our partner Hot Studio, Emerge create a new website which empowered URI members around the world to become content creators, decentralizing as much of the website as possible. Content creation and sharing are seamlessly integrated into almost all aspects of the site, dramatically demonstrating the organization's reach and influence, while also enhancing the power of individual members and groups to communicate and encourage participation in their activities by people from all around the world.
Legacy Parnters Website Wins Outstanding Achievement Award in the Real Estate Category
Legacy Partners is a leading vertically integrated real estate investment manager, owner and operator, with a comprehensive portfolio of commercial and residential assets in the western United States. The creative and user experience design of the site was carried out by Liquid Agency, and Emerge Interactive completed the build and implementation of the site allowing for easy updating among Legacy Partners staff through their WebActiveTM Enterprise-class content management system.
About the Interactive Media Awards
The Interactive Media Awards recognize the highest standards of excellence in website design and development and honor individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievement. The awards competition is open to individuals and organizations involved in designing, developing, managing, supporting and promoting websites. The IMA competition was created and is managed by the Interactive Media Council, Inc. (IMC), a nonprofit organization of leading web designers, developers, programmers, advertisers and other web-related professionals. IMC established the competition in an effort to elevate the standards of excellence on the Internet and offer talented web professionals a boost in marketing and exposure. IMC serves as the primary sponsor and governing body of the awards program, establishes the judging system and provides the judges for the competition.