DES PLAINES, IL, May 13, 2013 – The 2013 Communicator Award winners were recently announced by the International Academy of the Visual Arts. The Communicator Awards, with over 6,000 entries received from across the US and internationally, is the biggest and most competitive awards program honoring the creative excellence of communications professionals.
Americaneagle.com announced the firm won the following awards: Award of Excellence for Shopping and Award of Distinction for Visual Appeal for GarrettPopcorn.com In addition, Awards of Distinction were handed out to Americaneagle.com in the Shopping category for their work on Erehwon.com and WeatherTech.com, respectively.
Americaneagle.com CEO Tony Svanascini said, "We here at Americaneagle.com are very proud to have achieved this result as thousands entered this contest and the IAVA sets high standards and is a well-respected organization that recognizes creative excellence. GarretPopcorn.com, Erehwon.com, and WeatherTech.com have been a part of our family for many years and we are thankful they allowed us to create these award-winning websites for them. We could not have done it without each organization’s demand for excellence in everything they do."
The International Academy of the Visual Arts (IAVA) is a 600+ member organization of leading professionals from many different disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to welcoming progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. The Communicator Awards are judged and overseen by current IAVA membership, representing a "Who's Who" of acclaimed advertising, media, and marketing firms, including: AirType Studio, Condè Nast, Disney, MTV, Monster.com, Keller Crescent, Lockheed Martin, rabble+rouser, Time Inc., Tribal DDB, Yahoo!, and many others. Please see www.iavisarts.org for more information.
Entries are judged to evaluate distinction in the creative aspect of the work. In deciding Excellence and Distinction Winners, the merits of each entry are judged against a high standard of excellence based on the 19-year history of The Communicator Awards, considering the category entered.