Honored as Winners of W3 Awards for 2012

PARK RIDGE, IL - September 18, 2012 – is proud to announce it was one of the Winners of The 2012 W3Awards that were given out by the International Academy of the Visual Arts. Receiving thousands of entries, The W3 Awards honors outstanding Websites, Web Marketing, Web Video, & Mobile Apps created by some of the best interactive agencies, designers, and creators worldwide.

"We are honored to once again recognize creative excellence on the Web, and are humbled to witness all the amazing work being done throughout the industry" said Linda Day, Executive Director of the IAVA. "From everyone at the Academy, we congratulate our 2012 W3 Award entrants and winners for their contributions and commitment to the online world in which we live."

The W3 is sanctioned and judged by the International Academy of the Visual Arts, an invitation-only body consisting of top-tier professionals from a "Who's Who" of acclaimed media, interactive, advertising and marketing firms. was awarded as a Gold Winner for the site and a Silver Winner for the Hi I’m Skinny website. Hi, I’m a Skinny is a multi-grain based snack stick that is low in fat. is a social networking site that allows users to find playing partners, courts, programs, and teaching pros.

Tony Svanascini, CEO of, said, "Being honored for our design and development of the and websites by the International Academy of the Visual Arts is testament to the true standard of excellence by which operates. We are pleased to have been recognized for our work."

Highlighting the diversity of entries and winners in this year’s competition, the 2012 winners represent an impressive group of agencies and companies of all sizes.

Please visit for a complete list of W3 Award Winners.

About, Inc., founded in 1978, is a leading Web design, development, and hosting company based in Park Ridge, Illinois. Currently, employs approximately 200 professionals in offices throughout the country including Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Washington D.C., New York, Philadelphia, and Los Angeles. Some of their 5,000+ clients include Hobby Lobby, New York Giants, NASCAR, Stuart Weitzman, Garrett Popcorn, Chicago Bears, Abbott Laboratories, and the U.S. Army. For additional information about, visit