Ayantek takes home Silver and Bronze Awards at the 14th Annual Horizon Interactive Awards Competition
Boston, MA USA – April 1, 2016 - The Horizon Interactive Awards, a leading international interactive media awards competition, has announced the 2015 award winners to highlight this year’s “best of the best” in interactive media production.
Ayantek LLC was recognized for their excellence with a Silver award in the Best Mobile Apps – Business Category for the Wheelhouse Underway App and a Bronze Award in the Self-Promotion/Portfolio category for the Monica Cost Website.
“News of the two Horizon award wins were wonderful. The Wheelhouse Underway App offers a unique one-of-a-kind mobile maintenance app that works in completely offline mode when fleets and vessels are out of port.” said Praveen Ramanathan, President and CEO of Ayantek. “And the Monica Cost website represents fully-responsive site offering entrepreneurs and women executives in the black community, motivational and inspiring digital content. Both these wins are a testament to the hard work, innovation, and joint collaborative efforts with our customers. We are thankful to Wheelhouse Technologies and Monica Cost for the opportunity to be of service to them and to help drive their business forward.”
The 14th annual, international competition saw over 1100 entries from 21 countries around world including: Australia, Austria, Brazil, Belgium, Canada, China, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Martinique, Malaysia, New Zealand, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Spain, South Korea, Sweden, Taiwan, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.
An international panel of judges, consisting of industry professionals with diverse backgrounds evaluated categories ranging from online advertising to mobile applications. The 2015 winning entries showcase the industry’s best interactive media solutions including web sites, mobile applications, print media, interactive displays, public exhibits, online advertising, video, email and more.
“The 2015 competition raised the bar for immersive, interactive experiences both online and offline,” Said, Mike Sauce- Founder of the Horizon Interactive Awards. “This year’s competition again saw an emphasis on full screen, immersive user experiences coupled with fully responsive frameworks to allow consistency from desktop to tablet to mobile phones. Brands are finding new ways to connect with customers through multi-channel marketing while providing consistent messages. The stand-outs this year found a way to integrate the online interactive world with real-life scenarios and other offline traditional media. This highlights the power of digital communication and reflects that technology is a part of our lives at just about every turn. We continue to showcase digital media projects which strive for the best blend between top-notch creative imagery with clear, concise content, and well though out user experiences.”
The Horizon Interactive Awards holds the competition each year with the winners being announced the following April. For more information visit the Horizon Interactive Awards online: www.horizoninteractiveawards.com.
Ayantek is a digital strategy and solutions firm focused on delivering value through Social, Mobile, Analytics, and Cloud (SMAC) technologies to some of the world’s largest organizations. Our global consultants based in Boston and India are industry experts with decades of experience conceiving, designing, building, and managing interactive programs that drive measurable improvements and deliver competitive advantages for our clients. We help our customers achieve market leadership through a combination of strategic thought leadership, exceptional user experiences, and industry-leading proprietary and open-source technologies.