A press release is a great way to spread the word about your achievement. Use this sample to share with media in your market.
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[NAME OF Winner] NAMED Winner FOR BEST [CATEGORY] [Type: Website, Internet Video, Online Advertising, Mobile & App or Social] IN THE 6TH ANNUAL LOVIE AWARDS
[CITY] — [Date XX] – [Winner Name] announced today that it has been named a Winner for Best [category] [Website, Internet Video, Online Advertising, Mobile & App or Social] in The 6th Annual Lovie Awards. The Lovie Awards is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading European award honouring excellence on the Internet. IADAS, which nominates and selects The Lovie Award Winners, is comprised of Internet industry experts, including Actor and Presenter Stephen Fry, Founder of Buzzcar Robin Chase, Founder of Ifwerantheworld Cindy Gallop, Co-founder of Spotify Michelle You, Co-Founder of TomTom Corinne Vigreux, Digital Director at BBC Earth Eva Appelbaum, Founder and CEO of SoundCloud Alexander Ljung, and Vic Hayes (“Father of WiFi”).
[DESCRIPTION OF Winner] ”[Winner Name] has excelled in its category, showing fantastic prowess in digital innovation and creativity”said Nicolas Roope, Executive Chair of IADAS and Creative Partner of POKE London. “This award is a testament to the skill, ingenuity, and vision of its creators.” [Winner Name] will be honoured at The Lovie Awards ceremony at The BFI Southbank in London on 27th October 2016 where they will have an opportunity to deliver a “Declaration of Lovie” acceptance speech. A full list of The Lovie Awards Winners can be found at www.lovieawards.eu .
About [Winner] [INSERT Winner BOILERPLATE/GENERAL DESCRIPTION ABOUT YOUR WEBSITE/ORGANISATION HERE]
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.
About The International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences
The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences was founded in 1998 to help drive the creative, technical, and professional progress of the Internet and evolving forms of interactive media. An international organisation, The Academy selects the Nominees and Winners for The Webby Awards, the leading honour for Websites and individual achievement in technology and creativity, and its European sister, The Lovie Awards. More information at www.iadas.net .