TBG Wins 3 WebAwards for Work on the UMD School of Law and JHCC Websites and the NAIB Trip Planner

September 16, 2008, Baltimore, MD

TBG (The Berndt Group), a Baltimore, Maryland-based full service interactive agency, announced that it has received three WebAwards. The WebAwards, in their 12th year, recognize talented individual and team efforts in outstanding website development.

More than 2,400 sites from 45 countries were adjudicated in 96 industry categories during this year's competition. Entries were judged on design, copy writing, innovation, content, interactivity, navigation, and use of technology.

TBG received an "Education Standard of Excellence" award for the "Outstanding Achievement in Website Development" for our work on the National Aquarium in Baltimore Trip Planner. Since it's launch in May 2007, the trip planner application has received over 110,000 uses. It is a Flash-based, content managed application running on the RedDot Content Management System (CMS).

TBG also received an "Outstanding Website" honor for "Outstanding Achievement in Website Development" for our work on the Johns Hopkins Children's Center website. We launched this site in 2008. The site runs on the Ektron CMS.

Additionally, TBG's work on a new site for the University of Maryland School of Law, took home a "School Standard of Excellent" award for "Outstanding Achievement in website Development."

Berndt Group CEO, John Berndt, commented, "We are always happy to have our hard work recognized and honored - the three projects winning awards this year showcase the high-end graphic design and Flash work we do as a firm, as well as highlight our focus on solving complex user experience issues for our clients, our skill in clearly organizing large volumes of content on sites and our expertise in implementing significant content managed websites and applications."

TBG wins an average of ten design awards per year.

About The WebAwards

The Web Marketing Association was founded in 1997 to help set a high standard for Internet marketing and development of the best websites on the World Wide Web. This organization is made up of Internet marketing, online advertising, PR, and top website design professionals who share an interest in improving the quality of online advertising, internet marketing, and website promotion. The Web Marketing Association is the producer of the WebAward Competition. The WebAward program is the longest running annual website award competition dedicated to naming the best websites in 96 industries while setting the standard of excellence for all website development.

About TBG

TBG (The Berndt Group) is an award-winning, national digital agency focused on meaningful digital transformations that combine leading user experience, implementation of platforms and automation, improved digital operations, and the adoption of best practices around personalization and user engagement. We are a leading Sitecore Gold partner, with 10+ years of experience developing major digital ecosystems on Sitecore. Our well-known clients span a wide range of sectors, with a high concentration in healthcare, financial services, and direct-to-consumer markets.

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Email: bonnie.crawford@berndtgroup.net