The Winners of the 2014 W3 Awards were recently announced by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts after receiving over 4,000 entries in its ninth year. GAF is proud to have won both a Best in Show Award and a Gold Award for its television commercials starring Jesse the Jack Russell Terrier. (View the winning commercials.) The W3 Awards honor outstanding Websites, Online Marketing, Mobile Sites/Apps, Web Video & Social content created by some of the best interactive agencies, designers, and creators worldwide.
Highlighting the diversity of entries and winners in this year’s competition, the 2014 Best in Show winners represent an impressive group of agencies and companies of all sizes. The Academy selects recipients for this highest mark of distinction based on scoring and the judges award Best in Show honors to only the top 1% of all work entered.
“We were once again amazed with the high level of execution and creativity represented within this year’s group of entrants. Our winners continue to find innovative and forward-thinking ways to push the boundaries of creativity in web design,” said Linda Day, the director of the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. “On behalf of the entire Academy, a huge congratulations to this year’s winners for their dedication and commitment to excellence on the Web – job well done!” Ted Marcopolus, vice president of marketing services at GAF, said, “To be one of only 30 entries worldwide to receive a Best in Show Award is truly an honor.”