WWE nominated in the 18th Annual Webby Awards
The WWE App has been named as one of five nominees for the Mobile & Apps/Sports category at The 18th Annual Webby Awards. The Webby Awards honor excellence on the Internet and are presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences.
The WWE App is also in competition for a People's Voice Award in the Mobile & Apps/Sports category, decided by popular Internet vote. Click here to sign up and vote for the WWE App until April 24 at webbyawards.com. Both the People's Voice winner and judges' winner will be announced on April 29.
WWE was also named as a Webby Honoree in four categories:
- Social/Overall Social Presence (for WWE Social Media)
- Online Film and Video/Entertainment (for WWE on YouTube)
- Social/Sports Marketing (for WrestleMania 29)
- Mobile & Apps/Entertainment (for The WWE App)
The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences is an intellectually diverse organization that includes members such as actor Kevin Spacey, musician David Bowie, Internet Co-inventor Vint Cerf, President and Editor-in-Chief of Huffington Post Media Group Arianna Huffington, Twitter Co-founder Biz Stone, Chairman and Founder of R/GA Bob Greenberg, Co-Founder of Instagram Kevin Systrom, Executive Creative Director at Google Lab Iain Tait, Mozilla CEO and Chair Mitchell Baker, Tumblr Founder David Karp, and Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School Lawrence Lessig.
The 18th Annual Webby Awards received 12,000 entries from over 60 countries and all 50 states and generated over 900 million media impressions worldwide.