The .eu Web Awards triumph once more

19 Nov. 2015

Brussels, 19 November 2015 – The .eu Awards Ceremony took place last night at the Museum of Natural Sciences in Brussels where 130 guests (including representatives of the nominees and their respective registrars) gathered to see five .eu domain name holders presented with a prestigious award and a Google AdWords package for their exceptional .eu websites.

‘We are overwhelmed with the response we have received in connection to this initiative and would like to commended all those who participated in the competition, the level of talent witnessed is extraordinary!’ commented EURid’s External Relations Manager Giovanni Seppia.

The event, hosted by Irish presenter Conor McNally, followed the launch of the second edition of an online competition which ran from 1 April until 1 September 2015 and saw hundreds of websites submitted and subsequently evaluated by representatives from various European stakeholders based on the criteria set forth in the awards rules.

Flavia Pennetta, current US Open Champion, attended and presented one of the awards yesterday evening.

The event was also marked by the presence of Scottish singer Susan Boyle!

EURid can now reveal the lucky winners in each category:

Winner of the Leaders Category

Winner of the Laurels Category

Winner of the Better World Category

Winner of the House of .eu Category

Winner of the Rising Stars Category

Special awards were also given to: for the best use of web design to fit the needs and character of different audiences for best visual design for supporting an outstanding cause

EURid would like once again to congratulate all the winners!