KALAMAZOO, Mich., Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, digital advertising agency Biggs|Gilmore was named Top Agency in the WebAwards, the annual competition sponsored by the Web Marketing Association.
In this year's competition Biggs|Gilmore won a record-setting 40 awards, including four "Best of" awards, seven "Outstanding Website" awards and 29 "Standard of Excellence" awards. This is the third time the agency has won the coveted Top Agency spot, having been named Top Agency in the 2007 and 2011 WebAwards. Biggs|Gilmore has been among the most-awarded agencies in the competition for the past nine years.
"To receive awards for 20 different brands says a lot about the depth of our agency's talent," said Andy Gould, senior vice president, executive creative director.
More than 2,000 entries from 42 countries were judged in 96 industry categories during this year's competition. Entries were judged on design, copy writing, innovation, content, interactivity, navigation and use of technology.
Biggs|Gilmore won Best Advocacy Website for Kellogg's Share Your Breakfast, Best Social Network Website for Morningstar Farms, Best Food Industry Website for Froot Loops and Best Diversified Business Website for Kellogg's Family Rewards.
The agency also won Outstanding Website awards for Heinz Ketchup Dip & Squeeze, MyHeinz, Pull-Ups, Apple Jacks, Corn Pops, Froot Loops and Rice Krispies.
In addition, the agency took home 29 Standard of Excellence awards, recognizing work for Heinz Ketchup, Heinz Homestyle Gravy, Heinz Cocktail Sauce, Heinz Foodservice (Soups), Cottonelle (two awards), Kimberly-Clark, Kellogg's Crunchy Nut (four awards), Pop-Tarts (three awards), Morningstar Farms (three awards), Rice Krispies (two awards), Krave (two awards), Froot Loops, Frosted Flakes, All-Bran, Apple Jacks, Kellogg's Share Your Breakfast, Pop-Tarts Mini Crisps, Keebler Ready Crust, and Kalamazoo Literacy Council.
"Every year, websites continue to evolve. Fortunately, we're pretty good at helping our clients stay in front of their competition," said Marino Puhalj, also senior vice president, executive creative director.
Biggs|Gilmore (www.biggs-gilmore.com) is a digital creative agency with offices in Chicago and in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Named Top Agency in the 2011 WebAwards; Top Agency in the 2009, 2010 and 2011 Internet Advertising Competition; and an AdAge Agency of the Year in 2010, Biggs|Gilmore delivers measurable and award-winning results for Fortune 500 clients including Heinz, Kellogg Company and Kimberly-Clark. Follow us on Twitter @BiggsGilmore and read our agency blog, Slacker CEO.