Eircom Spider Awards launch new App
Eircom today launched the new eircom Spider Awards iPhone app. The app ensures users will be kept up to date with the latest Spider Awards news while on the go.
The app is free to download from iTunes and users will have access to the shortlist of nominations once they are announced, can vote for The People’s Choice Award and on awards night will be kept up to date with events as they unfold.
Additional features of the app include complete category listings and full access to the picture and video galleries. For those who are keen followers of the eircom Spider Awards this app will ensure users are in touch with the latest developments at all times. App users can also join the eircom Spider Awards LinkedIn group, where they can network, start and join in on discussions regarding all the Spider Awards news and developments.
This year’s awards will take place on Thursday 10th November 2011 in Dublin’s Convention Centre. The eircom Spider Awards celebrate high achievement in digital creativity and innovation. Brands, organisations, agencies and individuals who are truly innovative, embrace new technologies and exceed expectations in the online environment are rewarded each year by the eircom Spider Awards.
Chairman of the judging panel and group managing director of consumer and small business, eircom, Mr Stephen Beynon commented, “The eircom Spider Awards app will deliver awards news to the app users. The awards play an important role in highlighting innovation in technology and rewarding those who have made an impact in the online community. Our new app compliments the awards website and supporters will be able to use the app to check which nominations have been shortlisted in the 20 award categories, vote for the People’s Choice award and be a part of the awards ceremony even if they are not at the Convention Centre on the night. The app also supports LinkedIn group interaction which will help build and foster relationships for the user.”
The 2011 eircom Spiders are hosted in conjunction with Business & Finance Magazine. For further information on the awards and profiles of the Judging Panel you can download the app at http://app.eircomspiders.ie or visit www.eircomspiders.ie . To join the eircom Spiders Award LinkedIn group log on to http://tinyurl.com/6hnxk4y