NEW ORLEANS, LA – 365 Connect, the New Orleans-based, award-winning online technology platform provider for the multifamily housing industry, announced today that the company has received an Interactive Media Award for its Online Technology Platform. This prestigious international award further cements 365 Connect’s role as the leader in creating leading edge, web-based technology platforms for the multifamily housing industry.
The Interactive Media Awards was created by the Interactive Media Council, a nonprofit organization of leading web designers, developers, programmers, advertisers and other web-related professionals. Receiving over 5,000 entries from 42 countries for this year’s competition, the Interactive Media Awards recognizes the highest standards of excellence in website design and development and honors individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievement. The award competition is designed to elevate the standards of excellence on the Internet and offers winners a boost in marketing and exposure.
The Interactive Media Awards selected 365 Connect for its Locate, Lease and Live Technology Platform it provides to the multifamily housing industry. The 365 Connect Platform encompasses the entire spectrum of services inside the resident lifecycle; from online marketing, leasing, managing social media, and delivering services to residents to keep them renewing leases. The platform works on any device and delivers a fully-integrated solution for prospects, residents and property managers to transact business, access information and communicate.
“To win an Interactive Media Award, entries had to successfully pass through our comprehensive judging system," said Anna Lawrence, Director of Communications for IMA. "Our distinguished judging panel adheres to specific guidelines and criteria to maintain the highest degree of fairness, accuracy and integrity; enabling them to effectively evaluate entries and deliver accurate results. Our award winners clearly elevate the standards of excellence in web standard accessibility, usability and privacy. We are proud to honor 365 Connect with an Interactive Media Award.”
365 Connect President and CEO Kerry W. Kirby stated, “365 Connect is proud to have its technology platform acknowledged on an international level, and we are truly honored to receive this highly acclaimed award. Our focus is to connect both future and existing residents with where they live by providing a host of services, resources and communication tools to those we serve. This award demonstrates the capability of our exceptionally talented team to deliver innovative and creative solutions to meet the rapidly changing needs of the multifamily housing industry.”
To date, 365 Connect has received a total of 18 technology awards, including an array of MHN Technology Choice Awards over the last 3 years and the Louisiana Governor’s Technology Award. The Interactive Media Award marks 365 Connect’s fourth international technology award. The 365 Connect Technology Platform is highly recognized by its peers for its unique ability to market communities across the Internet on high traffic sites, automate social media postings and deliver desktop and mobile platforms for prospects to transact business. Today, 365 Connect’s innovative technology platforms are utilized across the nation by some of the most recognized national, regional and local multifamily housing operators in the country.
The Interactive Media Awards recognize the highest standards of excellence in website design and development, and honor individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievement. Created by the Interactive Media Council (IMC), a nonprofit organization of leading web designers, developers, programmers, advertisers and other web-related professionals, the competition is designed to elevate the standards of excellence on the Internet and offer winners a boost in marketing and exposure. IMC serves as the primary sponsor and governing body of the Interactive Media Awards, establishes the judging system and provides the judges for the competition.
Founded in 2003, award-winning 365 Connect is the industry leader in designing and delivering an array of online platforms that work in unison with each other to market, lease and retain residents in multifamily communities. The 365 Connect Platform interfaces with social media, management software, marketing platforms and a host of other third-party applications. It prides itself in being one of the most integration-friendly platforms in the industry and has proven to be so effective, that it has also gained acceptance with government programs in affordable housing. 365 Connect designs technology to enhance not only the user experience for property managers, but also prospects and residents that utilize its platforms to locate, lease and live in multifamily communities nationwide.