LA VERGNE, TN – The Web Marketing Association announced today that AccessIngram.com has won a 2004 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Website Development. The award recognizes work “above and beyond the standard of excellence” within a particular industry. Sites were judged on design, innovation, content, technology, interactivity, copy writing, and ease of use. AccessIngram.com was among 1300 sites from 19 countries competing within 85 industry categories.
“We are thrilled to receive this award. AccessIngram.com would not be a success without the valuable feedback of our customers. As their needs have evolved, so too have the features and benefits of the site,” said Bob Geistman, Senior VP of Interactive Media and Business Development.
The Web Marketing Association (WMA) has been conducting its annual WebAward Competition since 1997. The organization consists of Internet marketing, advertising, PR and design professionals who volunteer their time to evaluate and recognize achievement in web development.
AccessIngram.com is an Extranet business-to-business site launched in January 2000 which provides Ingram Entertainment customers with the tools and information needed to do business with the company more efficiently. The site offers customers the convenience of up-to-date product, pricing, availability and account information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
ABOUT INGRAM ENTERTAINMENT INC.
Ingram Entertainment Inc. had net sales in excess of $1 billion in 2003. It is the leading national distributor of home entertainment products including prerecorded videocassettes and DVD, video game hardware and software, audio books, and accessories. Ingram Entertainment Inc. services over 10,000 video and video game specialty, mass merchant, drug and supermarket accounts. The company also provides support services, including direct to consumer fulfillment, for Internet retailers. Ingram Entertainment is headquartered in La Vergne, Tennessee and operates out of 21 U.S. locations.