Field Trip Factory is delighted to announce that it has been honored for Best Youth website in the 19th Annual Webby Awards.
The Webby Awards received nearly 13,000 entries from all 50 states and over 60 countries worldwide this year. It is truly an honor, expresses Field Trip Factory’s CEO and President, Etienne Veber, “Field Trip Factory is a small and passionate team of professionals dedicated to strengthening local communities around the US and Canada. We want all our users to have the best possible experience when it comes to choosing, scheduling and participating in quality, community-based learning experiences. It is an incredible honor to have been recognized as one of the best Youth websites at the 19th Annual Webby Awards. We are thrilled that our work and mission is being recognized for its innovation and creativity.”
We are in great company, a few other organizations that have won or been recognized in the Youth website category include National Geographic Kids, PBSKIDS.org, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, and DoSomething.org.
Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet. IADAS, which nominates and selects The Webby Award Winners, is comprised of web industry experts, including Tumblr founder, David Karp, Grantland’s Bill Simmons, Lucky Magazine’s Editor-in-chief, Eva Chen, Instagram co-founder, Kevin Systrom, mobile phone inventor Martin Cooper, and creator of the .gif file format, Steve Wilhite.