JUPITERMEDIA CORPORATION ANNOUNCES THAT ITS CLICKZ MARKETING PRODUCT OF THE YEAR AWARDED TO MACROMEDIA FLASH MX(New York, NY - February 10, 2003) - Jupitermedia Corporation (Nasdaq: JUPM) today announced the winners of its ClickZ.com 2002 Marketing Excellence Awards. Product of the Year Award winner is Macromedia Flash MX, which creates rich Internet content and applications. Anti-Spam system Habeas, Inc. was awarded the E-Mail Innovation of the Year distinction.
"Interactive marketers look to ClickZ.com to help them do their jobs better. Technology is a big part of those jobs," said Rebecca Lieb, Executive Editor of internet.com's Ecommerce/Marketing Channel, which includes ClickZ.com. "Every day, people ask us to recommend products and vendors. We believe it's smarter for the people who use specific tools to weigh in. Our readers determined these awards."
Managing Editor Pamela Parker said "Macromedia Flash MX was named Product of the Year because of a tremendous contribution to the growth of rich media advertising. Flash MX's introduction adds new capabilities to interactive marketers' toolkits. Habeas earned praise because of its unique approach to solving the Spam problem and its rapid industry adoption. The company's proprietary haiku "seal" and use of intellectual property law to protect it, is both creative and innovative."
The other awards for technology, services and campaigns are as follows:
Media Planning Technology/Product - Atlas GRP & Reach Forecaster 3.0
Optimization Technology/Product - AdLearn (Advertising.com)
Rich or Streaming Media Technology/Product - Macromedia Flash MX
Creative Application/Technology - MyOnlineForms (Net-O)
E-Mail Service Bureau - Bigfoot Interactive
Anti-Spam Technology, Product or Initiative - Brightmail
E-Newsletter Product or Service - SubscriberMail
Research & Analytics
Search Engine Marketing
Paid Inclusion Program - Google AdWords
B2B Campaign - Microsoft Licensing: Upgrade Advantage (Nobox)
B2C Campaign - Rhinocort Aqua (United Virtualities)
E-Mail Campaign - Holiday Advergame Puzzle (E-marcom)
E-Newsletter - U.S. Olympic Team Gold Medal Pass
Branding Campaign - Florida Department of Citrus (Click Here/Richards Interactive)
The complete list of the winners and finalists, with links to their Web sites, is available on ClickZ.com (www.clickz.com).
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