WomanSavers.com on the Shortlist for "Oscars of the Internet".
The 12th Annual Webby Awards, today nominated WomanSavers.com for the Best "Weird" Site of 2008. The site is produced by Stephany Alexander and her team of WomanSavers. Winners will be honored at a star-studded gala in New York City on June 10th.
Hailed as the "Oscars of the Internet" by the New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet, including Websites, interactive advertising, online film and video, and mobile Websites. The Webby Awards is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, a 550-person judging academy whose members include Internet co-inventor Vinton Cerf, R/GA's Chief Bob Greenberg, "Simpson's" creator Matt Groening, Arianna Huffington, and Harvey Weinstein.
"The Webby Awards honors the outstanding Websites that are setting the standards for the Internet," said David-Michel Davies, executive director of The Webby Awards. "WomanSavers.com Webby Award nomination is a testament to the skill, ingenuity, and vision of its creators."
"We are extremely honored to be nominated for such an important internet award as we have put our heart and soul into the development of WomanSavers.com," says Stephany Alexander, CEO and Founder of WomanSavers.com.
The Webby People's Voice Awards is presented by Nokia at http://pv.webbyawards.com. The 12th Annual Webby Awards received nearly 10,000 entries from over 60 countries and all 50 states.
Founded in 1996, The Webby Awards are known worldwide for its famous five-word speech limit. Past headline-grabbing speechmakers include Al Gore ("Please don't recount this vote"), Beastie Boys ("Can anyone fix my computer?"), and Prince ("Everything you think is true.")
WomanSavers.com is a free date screening service for women and home to the world's largest database rating men. Founded in 2002, WomanSavers.com has grown to be in the top 1% most popular women's websites in the world.