2012 NAGW Pinnacle Award Winners Announced

The National Association of Government Webmasters (NAGW), the leading organization for local government web professionals, announced its annual Pinnacle Award winners at the 2012 conference in Kansas City, Mo., Sept. 13, 2012.

Matt Harrington, NAGW board president, made the announcement Thursday evening at the InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza Hotel. “The Pinnacle Awards represent the best in government websites from among NAGW members. Our judges are continually impressed at the level of excellence displayed by all of our entries. This year was no exception.” he said.

SiteimprovePinnacles Awards are judged by a group of web professionals from inside and outside of government web development, and are awarded to the best entries based on the following judging criteria: Team Size; Content; Organization; Design; Performance and Flexibility; Accessibility Standards; and Interactivity. The award is made in each of three population categories for cities and counties. Additionally, the Member’s Choice Awards are voted on by the NAGW membership from among the top three judged entries in each category. There is also a Sponsor’s Award presented by the Pinnacle Award event sponsor, SiteImprove.

This year’s award recipients:

2012 Pinnacle Awards

Large population group

Baltimore County, MD

Medium population group

City of Fort Collins, CO

Small population group

City of Harrisonburg, VA

Microsite/Special site feature

Morris County Human Services
Morris County, NJ

Members’ Choice Award

Large population group

City of Virginia Beach, VA

Medium population group

City of Gresham, OR

Small population group

City of St. Louis Park, MN

Microsite/Special site feature

SPD Blotter
City of Seattle, WA

Sponsors’ Award

City of St. Louis Park, MN

2013 Conference Location

At the closing of the event, Harrington announced to the more than 165 attendees that the location of the 2013 NAGW National Conference will be Louisville, Ky. from Sept. 25–27.

About the National Association of Government Webmasters (NAGW)

The National Association of Government Webmasters (http://nagw.org) is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization of local government Webmasters working together to share knowledge, ideas and other resources. NAGW members collaborate on technologies and network with other professionals to improve the capacity to provide the value across the web to member communities.

Contact

Joel Radtke
National Association of Government Webmasters
303.438.6327
joelr@nagw.net