REDLANDS, CA – RedFusion Media™ the Inland Empire’s leading web development and marketing content company received top honors at the 2010 American Advertising Federation-Inland Empire ADDY Award Gala on March 12, 2010. The annual awards festivities were held in Riverside at The Mission Inn.
Representing creative excellence in the advertising industry, with over 60,000 annual entries received nationally, the ADDY Awards is undeniably the world’s largest, toughest, and most prestigious advertising competition. It is also the only competition of its kind administered by the advertising industry. The Awards recognize creative excellence and execution within all types of advertising media, and serve over 50,000 professionals in the advertising industry, represented by 200 American Advertising Federation clubs and 15 districts.
The RedFusion Media team received 18 awards including Best of Show – Internet/Multimedia for “Shoot theTurkey,” a game designed for Redlandsweb.com. Four additional ADDY Gold Awards were also received in the categories of Interactive Multimedia Campaign, Website, and Online Games. Scott Burgess, designer for RedFusion Media, received the impressive crystal trophies on behalf of the company.
Four ADDY Silver Awards were received by the company for: Logo Design – Redlandsweb.com; Sales Kit – Index Fresh Sales Presentation (folder, brochure, product manual, and cd); and for the websites created for AcmeDuplex.com and DKKimFoundation.com.
Ten ADDY Bronze Awards were awarded for: San Bernardino Employment and Training Agency (www.sbeta.com), S.D. Herman Company , CHJ (www.chjinc.com), and West Coast Wire & Steel, Inc.; plus one for The Riverside Mission Inn’s Festival of Lights’ micro-website. Recognition for collateral publications and advertisements include: Sales Brochure and Stationary Package (letterhead and business cards) designed for Index Fresh; Consumer/Trade Ad, Mixed Media/National Consumer Campaign and Sales Kit for Longmont Dairy Farm in Colorado.
Sharing the honors for the awards were RedFusion team members: Molly Burgess, project management; Ron Burgess, concept development and marketing consulting and management; Jon Burgess, Internet Manager and Art Director; Scott Burgess, Vincent Sanchez, and Aaron Webre, designers and webmasters; Cindy Barents and Margaret Rippetue design, copywriting and production. Publication printing honors go to Redlands Print Shop and Color Tech, both in Redlands; Sunwest Printing, San Bernardino; Modern Postcard, Carlsbad, and Cereus Printing, Phoenix, Arizona.
ABOUT REDFUSION MEDIA™
RedFusion Media specializes in helping clients tell their stories. Providing friendly customer service, the skilled team of designers and marketing consultants steer clients through the complexities of website design, intuitive navigation, search engine optimized (SEO) website copy, while strategically implementing branding and online advertising strategies.
Services for small businesses and non-profit organizations nationwide include: Internet marketing consulting, web design, SEO consulting, content development, website content management, copywriting and editing, RSS Feed services, Blog installations and training, self-posting web tools, targeted advertising campaigns; rich-media design (flash, video, audio); public relations, print design and print management.
Regarding AAF-IE Sponsorship of the ADDY Awards:
The American Advertising Federation- Inland Empire (AAF-IE) annually sponsors the first level of the three-tier international competition. At the second level of the contest, local winners compete against winners from 15 other District competitions. The final tier represents the national level of the ADDY awards. An affiliate member of the American Advertising Federation (AAF), the AAF-IE works to enhance the visibility and to support the growth of the advertising community within theInland Empire.