10th Annual Media Excellence Awards Finalists Announced

Acclaimed Awards Show Reaches a Decade of Honoring Technology Innovators and Leaders

Beverly Hills, California, UNITED STATES

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Media Excellence Awards (MEA), produced by Axis Entertainment, announces finalists for its 10th Annual Awards season,  www.mobilexawards.com. The MEA is recognized as the most influential awards show honoring innovation and leadership in mobile entertainment, lifestyle and technology, celebrating companies from content creators to multi-platform distribution and beyond.

The 10h Annual Media Excellence Awards will take place on January 18th, 2018   in Los Angeles, CA, and will be attended by industry luminaries and leaders from all segments of the mobile tech and entertainment ecosystem.  The MEAs will also be broadcasted by its news media partner, Building the Future, a radio show and podcast which reaches over 90 countries, who will be live streaming interviews from the event with finalists, winners, and some of the leading influencers in attendance.

The MEA continues to be at the forefront of the industry, recognizing leaders and innovators as well as the best companies to track in mobile technology and entertainment.  Over the last decade the MEAs have grown to become the most coveted awards program in the industry. Finalists represent the very best in mobile innovation, technology breakthroughs, and new forms of entertainment.  Ticket information will be announced shortly.

10th Annual Media Excellence Award Finalists

MEA Legacy Awards:

Environmental Awareness Award: Being honored to The Whale Alert app created by Conserve IO International Fund for Animal Welfare U.S. National Marine Sanctuaries to help find and protect whales has been chosen to receive the MEA for Environmental Excellence and Awareness. 

Heart and Hope Award: Being Honored to CI&T - Coca-Cola 5by20 App for providing business skills for women entrepreneurs. This app provides access to business skills, courses, financial services and connections along with the confidence that comes with building a successful business. To date, over 1.2M women across 60+ countries have been empowered through the initiative.

Industry Star Award: - To Be Announced Shortly 

Excellence in Analytics/Big Data

  • Intersec, Contextual Marketing Solution
  • Syntonic, Freeway Overpass
  • Turkcell, A Way to Reduce Customer Churn

Excellence in Artificial Intelligence

  • Blis and Blis Futures
  • Cinelytic
  • IBM, Watson
  • Iris.tv
  • Lotome

Excellence in Branded Experience

  • E! Entertainment Television,
  • Phunware, Baywatch: Rules of the Bay Playable Ad
  • Turkcell, Bip

Excellence for Connected Daily Lifestyle

  • Astrology Zone, Amazon Alexa on Echo
  • Infostretch and Comtech Telecommunications: Location Studio for Connected Car
  • TrackR’s Amazon Alexa Skill
  • Queueall™

Excellence for Delivery Platform

  • Turkcell – Retail Mode
  • Swirl Networks, Mobile Presence Marketing Platform
  • YouMail, Inc. – YouMail
  • Warner Bros. Worldwide Television, WBTVD

Excellence in Entertainment Related Marketing Campaign

  • Phunware, Baywatch: Rules of the Bay Playable Ad
  • NN Insurance Hungary – runaddict application
  • Ad Colony,Transformers: The Last Knight Wipe-Away Aurora™ HD Video

Excellence in Health Technologies

  • Viverae  
  • Umergency

Excellence in Innovation

  • PRO Unlimited’s Wand VMS
  • Turkcell, Turkcell Secure Digital Signing
  • Mobilize, MOBOLIZE I Optimize

Excellence for Live Streaming / Video

  • Turkcell , BPN Instanbul
  • EPIX, EPIX Cast
  • Swisscom TV Air App

International Excellence

  • Astrology Zone, Global Astrology App
  • Singapore Airlines, Singapore Airlines Mobile Apps  

Excellence in Original Content

  • Astrology Zone
  • E! Entertainment, The Rundown
  • San Pedro Fish Market, Kings of Fish Episode 9
  • Jukin Media

Excellence for Payments and mCommerce

  • Alliance Data’s Frictionless Mobile Credit
  • Dosh
  • Regal Entertainment Group, Regal App

Excellence for Mobile Consumer Engagement

  • Wyndham Hotel Group, Wyndham Rewards App
  • Ansell Guardian®
  • Buffalo Wild Wings, Catch the Foodoo Doll Aurora™ HD Video

Excellence for Technology Breakthrough

  • Nextivity, Cel-Fi GO
  • Verto Analytics, Verto Watch
  • Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X16 LTE modem
  • Drawbridge Product-Level Attribution

Excellence for User Experience

  • Tata Consultancy Services, 2016 TCS NYC Marathon
  • Marfeel: 360 Degree Mobile Optimization
  • PRO Unlimited’s Wand VMS
  • EPIX, EPIX Cast

Excellence for Utility or Productivity Applications

  • SanDisk, SanDisk Memory Zone 3.0
  • Adobe Scan
  • GoToMeeting
  • Western Digital My Cloud Home App
  • Capriza

Excellence in Virtual Reality

  • E! Entertainment Television for E! Live 360 Red Carpet 2017
  • LuckyHammers, “Ape-X”
  • NextVR
  • Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Mobile VR Platform

For more information on sponsorships, partnerships or to request an invite to the Media Excellence Awards, please email info@mediaxawards.com or call 310.276.2220.

Media Excellence Awards
The Media Excellence Awards is a prestigious globally recognized award program that recognizes and honors leaders and innovation at the highest level of excellence. The MEA is an established annual award program that recognizes execution of corporate approach, consumer services, consumer experiences, content creation, and marketing devices, revenue generators and more for the mobile, multi-media technology, and entertainment industry. For more information, please visit www.mediaXawards.com.