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[NAME OF FINALIST] NAMED FINALIST FOR BEST [CATEGORY] [Type: Website, Internet Video, Online Advertising, Mobile & App or Social] IN THE 6th ANNUAL LOVIE AWARDS
Fans Can Vote Online to Help [FINALIST] Win EU Internet’s Top Honour: peopleslovie.eu
[CITY] — [Date XX] – [FINALIST] announced today that it has been named a Finalist for Best [CATEGORY] [WEBSITE, INTERNET VIDEO, ONLINE ADVERTISING, MOBILE & APP or SOCIAL] in The 6th Annual Lovie Awards.
The Lovie Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the most prestigious honour in Europe for excellence across websites, online advertising, internet video, mobile & apps and social. IADAS, which selects The Lovie Award Winners, is comprised of Internet industry experts including Chester Chipperfield (Global Creative Director, Tesla), Musician Imogen Heap, Dan Howell (danisnotonfire), Stephen Fry, Vic Hayes (‘Father of Wi-Fi’), Robin Chase (Founder, Buzzcar), and Corinne Vigreux (Co-Founder, TomTom).
“[FINALIST] has excelled in its category, showing fantastic prowess in digital innovation and creativity,” said Nicolas Roope, Executive Chair of IADAS. “This award is a testament to the skill, ingenuity, and vision of its creators.”
As a Finalist, [FINALIST] is eligible to win a People’s Lovie Award, which is voted online by fans across the globe. From now through 22 September, [FINALIST] fans can cast votes at peopleslovie.eu.
All Winners will be honoured at The 6th Annual Lovie Awards ceremony from The British Film Institute, Southbank in London on 27 October 2016, where they will have an opportunity to deliver a “Declaration of Lovie” acceptance speech. A full list of The Lovie Awards Finalists can be found at peopleslovie.eu.
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About The Lovie Awards
The mission of The Lovie Awards is to recognise the unique and resonant nature of the European internet community – from Europeʼs top digital and creative networks and content publishers to cultural and political organisations and individual creators. Now in its sixth year, The Lovie Awards continues to celebrate the most resonant and pertinent stories in Europe. With entries from over 30 countries across the EU, the Awards reflect the tremendous growth of the internet as a tool for business and everyday lives. Work in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Swedish and Dutch can be entered in five main category types: Websites, Mobile & Apps, Internet Video, Online Advertising, and Social. More information at lovieawards.eu. Partners and Sponsors of The Lovie Awards include Google, Adformatie, Creativepool, Digiday, The Drum, El Pais, FITC, FONK, Frankwatching, FrenchWeb, HuffPo España, It’s Nice That, Mobile Marketing Association, Netimperative, Ninja Marketing, NUMA, Springwise, and Tubefilter.
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About The International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences
The Academy is an intellectually diverse organization that includes members such as musician David Bowie, Internet Co-inventor Vint Cerf, Arianna Huffington, President and Editor-in-Chief of Huffington Post Media Group, 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. More information at www.iadas.net.