Eircom Spider Awards 2011 shortlist announced
The eircom Spider Awards shortlist has been announced today and this year the competition is stronger than ever across each of the award categories. As in previous years, all entries were subjected to a rigorous judging process.
A full shortlist is available on the eircom Spider Awards website www.eircomspiders.ie but to give you a sample of some of the websites shortlisted in each category please see below:
· Financial Services – allaboutbusiness.ie, bonkers.ie, newireland.ie, taxback.com
· Travel, Tourism & Hospitality - discoverireland.ie, kilarneyonamap.ie, roomex.com
· Charity & Non Profit - 1dayforrehab.ie, myispcc.ie, oneinfour.ie, wethecitizens.ie
· Retail Excellence – boardsdeals.ie, lilyobriens.ie, printing.ie, yankee.ie
· EBusiness – cartel.ie, grabone.ie, smurfitkappadirect.ie, winetimes.ie
· Campaign – trocaire.org, National Lottery Euromillions, Vote No1 Mickey Rourke
· News – siliconrepublic.com, thejournal.ie, newstalk.ie, rte.ie/morningireland
· Education – coursehub.ie, mlpsi.ie, moneyville.ie, professionaldevelopment.ie
· Web Design & Development Agency - webfactory.ie, kooba.ie, cksk.com,
· Entertainment – 98fm.com, independentwoman.ie, iradio.ie, movies.ie
· Sports – gaa.ie, teamer.net, cricketleinster.ie, goracing.ie, propundit.com
· Listings – pigsty.ie, mediastreet.ie, carsireland.ie, learnpipe.ie
· Mobile App - iCook with Neven Maguire, Heinz Summer BBQ, Georgina Campbell’s Ireland Guide
· Digital Editor – chernobylinternational.com, entertainment.ie, heinekenmusic.ie
· Graduate - Shane Kenna, Liam Carey and Liam Ryan
· One to Watch – ism.ie, mummypages.ie, pigsty.ie, sohockey.com
Commenting Stephen Beynon, chairman of the judging panel and group managing director consumer and small business, eircom said, “The competition in each category this year is certainly strong and it will be interesting to see who the winners will be on the night.
"I would like to acknowledge everyone who submitted a nomination this year. There is genuinely some very creative and interesting work being carried out in the online space. Best of luck to everyone who has been shortlisted”.
The winners of the 2011 eircom Spider Awards will be announced at a gala dinner on Thursday, 10th November in the Convention Centre. Well known comedian and TV personality Dara O’Briain will take to the stage to host the event.
Further details on the eircom Spider Awards can also be viewed online at www.eircomspiders.ie.