RISMEDIA, September 21, 2009—Giving real estate industry leaders an opportunity to deliver one of its famous five word speeches, The Webby Awards recently kicked off its 14th annual call for entries at www.webbyawards.com. The early deadline to enter work is October 30, 2009.
Winners will join past Webby honorees like Jimmy Fallon (“Thank God Conan got promoted.”), Lisa Kudrow (“Well, thank you. Oh god.”), Twitter co-founder Biz Stone (“Creativity is a renewable resource.”), and World Wide Web inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee (“Free… open… Keep one Web.”) in broadcasting their speeches via the Webby Awards YouTube Channel (www.youtube.com/webby). Following this year’s ceremony, the Webby channel was #1 on YouTube with more than 500,000 video views in its first day alone.
“The Webby Awards give winners an exciting a chance to have their work celebrated on a global stage,” said David-Michel Davies, executive director of The Webby Awards. “The Internet is becoming an even more integral part of the real estate industry, and we are thrilled to honor the innovators that are leading the way.”
For more information, visit www.webbyawards.com.