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Global Reach Wins 8 Horizon Interactive Awards

April 10, 2017

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Ames, Iowa - Global Reach is pleased to announce that they have received several awards at the 2016 Horizon Interactive Awards.
The Horizon Interactive Awards is an international competition that acknowledges excellence among interactive media creators from all over the globe. In 2016, the Horizon Awards celebrated the 15th year of their competition, which is well known for recognizing only the finest websites, videos, mobile applications, advertising campaigns, and more. 

2016’s competition garnered 1200 entries, coming from every corner of the world. The wide-reaching awards program weighed entries from 40 out of the 50 United States, as well as 20 countries including Australia, Bangladesh, Canada, Germany, Greenland, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Malaysia, Portugal, Qatar, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Turkey, UK, Ukraine, and Uruguay.

The committee of judges is made up of an international, volunteered panel of seasoned industry experts, all with varying backgrounds and different roles in the media and advertising industries. Judges sought excellence in both creativity and functionality, looking at each entry and scoring on the following factors: 

  • Solution creativity and originality
  • Overall graphic design/appearance/user experience
  • Communication of message
  • Technical merit
  • Effectiveness of solution

Check out the complete list of Global Reach’s 2016 Horizon Awards:

2016 Horizon Award-Winning Websites

Civil Air Patrol Aerospace Education Website

  • Silver Award – Government Agency Website Division

Iowa Board of Regents Website

  • Silver Award – Government Agency Website Division

ISU University Museums Website

  • Silver Award – School/University Website Division


  • Silver Award – Corporate & B2B Website Division

Whitfield & Eddy Law Website

  • Silver Award – Legal Website Division

Global Reach Website

  • Bronze Award – Self Promotion/Portfolio Website Division

AMA Iowa Website

  • Bronze Award – Advocacy/Non-Profit Website Division

Court Avenue Restaurant & Brewing Company Website

  • Bronze Award – Restaurant/Food Industry Website Division

Global Reach can be viewed on the Winners List here: Horizon Interactive Web Awards 2016 Winners Directory

Entrants that received 4+ awards were also featured on the Distinguished Agencies list. You can find Global Reach on that list, among other winners, here: 

Horizon Interactive Web Awards 2016 Distinguished Agencies

About Global Reach Internet Productions

Global Reach was founded in 1995 and since then, it has become a leader in content management solutions and custom web development. In addition, Global Reach provides a number of interrelated services such as internet marketing, graphic design, hosting, and IT support. We are proud of our Iowa roots and our history of award-winning innovation.

For More Information:

Iacovos Zachariades 
Global Reach Internet Productions

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