Ascedia Wins Three Davey Awards in 2006 International Competition
MILWAUKEE, WI -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 7, 2006 -- Ascedia, an
interactive marketing firm with offices in Chicago and Milwaukee, has
won three silver Davey Awards for its creative work on web sites.
The silver awards are for its work on
Great Wolf Resorts, Inc., First
Stage Children's Theatre and
Glenn Rieder Corp.
International Academy of the Visual Arts, an invitation-only,
member-based organization, annually sanctions and judges the
Davey Award entries to recognize excellence in creativity.
The 2006 contest drew more than 3,400 entries from companies throughout the
world, including advertising agencies, interactive agencies, PR firms and
"We couldn't be more proud of the winning combination of our employees who
worked on these winning web sites, and the close partnerships we have
developed with our customers," said Dan Early, Ascedia's president and
partner in the business.
Judges for the Davey awards are top-tier professionals from a "who's who"
of media, advertising and marketing firms. IAVA members include executives
from organizations such as Alloy, Coach, "The Ellen Degeneres Show," Estee
Lauder, Fry Hammond Barr, HBO, iNDELIBLE, Monster.com, MTV, Polo Ralph
Lauren, Refinery, Sotheby's Institute of Art, Victoria's Secret, Wired and
The awards recognize smaller companies and their big role in marketing
creativity, said Dennis Koller, Ascedia's art director, who called this
year's wins for Ascedia "a great testament to the creativity of the entire
Ascedia team." Koller noted this is the second year in a row that Ascedia
has won Davey Awards.
"These clients, who gave us the trust and opportunity to develop strong
designs for their online brands, have each received much praise from their
respective customers for their new creative," said Mark Roller, Ascedia's
creative director and a partner in the business.
Clients who work with Ascedia encounter outstanding creativity, efficiency
of process, respect for their desires, and a solid understanding of
leading-edge technologies, and benefit from thorough knowledge sharing and
easy-to-work-with support. The result is highly satisfied customers who
reach new heights of communications with their audiences and, thus, new
levels of business. Ascedia serves clients throughout the United States.