SAN FRANCISCO, CA– Sept 22, 2010 –VerticalResponse, Inc. (http://www.verticalresponse.com), a leading provider of self-service email marketing, online surveys and direct mail solutions, today announced it won three Standard of Excellence Awards in the categories of "Application Service Provider," "Small Business," and "Blog" in the Web Marketing Association 2010 International WebAwards. This WebAward recognizes the standard of excellence for which all Web sites should strive.
VerticalResponse was among more than 2,000 sites from 45 countries in 96 industry categories entered this year's competition. Entries were judged on design, copy writing, innovation, content, interactivity, navigation, and use of technology by a team of independent Internet professionals representing a variety of relevant disciplines of Web site development.
"For five years running, VerticalResponse has won Web Marketing Association awards, recognizing that our company continues to excel at what we love to do – support and empower small business," said Janine Popick, CEO of VerticalResponse, Inc. "The fact that this honor comes from our peers makes it even more valuable."
VerticalResponse 2010 WebAwards for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development:
"The level of excellence in website development continues to increase, constantly making the Internet a very competitive place to do business," said William Rice, President of the Web Marketing Association. "Each year the WebAwards receives amazing entries from around the world that show impressive creativity and functionality. As the Internet evolves, so does the state of website development and winning a WebAward is a great way to demonstrate the effectiveness of your Web development efforts."
The Web Marketing Association is working to create a high standard of excellence for Web site development and marketing on the Internet. Staffed by volunteers, it is made up of Internet marketing, advertising, PR and design professionals who share an interest in improving the quality of Website development and marketing on the Internet. Since 1997, the Web Marketing Association's annual WebAward Competition has been helping interactive professionals promote themselves, their companies, and their best work to the outside world. Now in its 14th year, the WebAward Competition has become the premier award event for Web developers and marketers worldwide.
VerticalResponse, Inc. is a leading provider of self-service email marketing, online surveys and direct mail services empowering small businesses to easily create, manage and analyze their own direct marketing campaigns. VerticalResponse bundles email, online surveys and postcards to offer customers an integrated Web-based direct marketing solution that’s intuitive and affordable. VerticalResponse is headquartered in San Francisco, California. For additional information, please visit www.verticalresponse.com