It was announced today that Clouds 365 Project is the 16th Annual Webby Award Winner in the Personal Blog/Website category!
Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by the New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet, including Websites, interactive advertising & media, online film & video, and mobile & apps. Established in 1996, the 16th Annual Webby Awards received nearly 10,000 entries from all 50 states and over 60 countries worldwide. The Webby Awards is presented by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences. Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards include: Yahoo!, Vitamin T, MLB Advanced Media, Rackspace Hosting, JWT, The Atom Group, Financial Times, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Guardian News and Media.
Clouds 365 Project founder Kelly DeLay will be honored at the star-studded Webby Awards ceremony from New York City’s The Hammerstein Ballroom on Monday, May 21, 2012, where they I will have an opportunity to deliver one of The Webby Awards’ famous “5-Word Speeches”. Highlights from last year’s 5-Word Speeches include: Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour: “Sometimes geek can be chic”; IBM supercomputer Watson: “Person of the year. Ironic.”; and Agency of the Year Winner Wieden + Kennedy: “Anonymous, we thank you, anonymously.” The show will be hosted by critically-acclaimed stand-up comedian, writer and actor, Patton Oswalt and streamed live in HD at webbyawards.com at 5:30PM EST.
Came up short in the People’s Voice voting but very humbled by the support of Clouds 365 fans, friends and family. Thank you so much! I will be posting from the award show in a couple of weeks. Hope I sit next to Bjork 🙂