NEW ORLEANS, LA – 365 Connect, the award-winning online technology platform provider for the multifamily housing industry, announced today that the company has received a WebAward for its Locate. Lease. Live. Technology Platform. This highly coveted international award further cements 365 Connect’s role as the leader in creating leading edge, web-based technology platforms for the multifamily housing industry.
Produced by the Web Marketing Association, the WebAward Competition is the longest running annual website award competition dedicated to naming the best Websites across 96 different industries. The annual awards program is judged on various criteria, including design, innovation, content, technology, interactivity, copy writing and ease of use. Entries receive a numeric score by the judging panel. Each WebAward entry is judged against other entries in its industry category, and then against an overall standard of excellence. Receiving entries from 40 countries for this year’s competition, the WebAwards pay tribute to the very best in website design and development, and honors individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievement.
The WebAwards recognized 365 Connect’s revolutionary Locate. Lease. Live. Technology Platform for its 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 in array of formats.
“The bar continues to be raised in terms of website development trends in the online marketing community,” said William Rice, President of the Web Marketing Association. “Website design is constantly evolving to better meet the needs of the online audiences. This year, the WebAwards competition received remarkable entries from around the world that show impressive creativity and functionality. We congratulate all of our winners for developing websites that deliver for their audiences. ”
365 Connect Founder and CEO Kerry W. Kirby stated, “365 Connect is pleased to have its technology platform acknowledged on an international level, and we are truly honored to receive these highly acclaimed awards. Our focus is to connect both future and existing residents with where they live by providing a host of services, resources and communication tools. 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 31 technology awards, including the Louisiana Governor’s Technology Award and an assortment of national and international awards. 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 many of the most respected national, regional and local multifamily housing operators in the country.
Since 1997, the Web Marketing Association's annual WebAward Competition has been setting the standard of excellence for Website development. Independent expert judges from around the world review sites in 96 industries. The best are recognized with a WebAward which helps interactive professionals promote themselves, their companies, and their best work to the outside world. The WebAward Competition is the premier award recognition program for Web developers and marketers worldwide. WebAward, the first being in 2007. The Top Agency Award is given to recognize the consistently outstanding development going on at interactive firms.
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.