KALAMAZOO, Mich., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As awards season marches on in the advertising industry, digital creative agency Biggs|Gilmore won 10 awards in the 2012 W3 Awards, including one Gold Award and nine Silver Awards. The W3 Awards, judged by the International Academy of the Visual Arts, honor creative excellence on the Web and recognize the creative and marketing professionals behind award-winning sites, videos and marketing programs.
"It's great to be recognized not just for the websites we create, but for the newer things we're doing with our clients in social media and mobile applications as well," said Andy Gould, senior vice president, executive creative director.
Biggs|Gilmore nabbed a Gold W3 Award for the Pop-Tarts Joylicious website in the Food and Beverage category. The agency's Silver Awards were for Kellogg's Share Your Breakfast (General Website Category, Activism), FrootLoops.com (General Website Category/Food and Beverage), CornPops.com (General Website Category/Food and Beverage), Rice Krispies – Moments that Snap, Crackle and Pop (Social Campaign/Food and Beverage), Krave Movie Maker (Social Media/Food and Beverage), Pop-Tarts Facebook Page (Social Media/Food and Beverage), PullUps.com (Consumer Goods), Scott Naturals Tube Free (Social Media/Consumer Goods), and Heinz/PAAS iPad App (Mobile Applications/Entertainment).
About the Academy
The International Academy of the Visual Arts is an invitation-only body consisting of top-tier professionals from a "Who's Who" of acclaimed media, interactive, advertising and marketing firms. IAVA members include executives from organizations such as AvatarLabs, Big Spaceship, Block Media, Conde Nast, Coach, Disney, The Ellen Degeneres Show, Estee Lauder, Fry Hammond Barr, Microsoft, MTV Networks, Polo Ralph Lauren, Sotheby's Institute of Art, Victoria's Secret, Wired and Yahoo!
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 and 2012 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.