Martin Hanzalek from Steady Brook Newfoundland addresses the audience at the St. John’s Majestic Gala Celebration after winning the award for Best Site Promotion for his company website, My Newfoundland Adventures. The Telegram’s Publisher Emeritus Miller Ayre looks on.
Martin Hanzalek, Destination Labrador, and the St. John’s International Airport Authority were the recipients of the largest awards. There were also seven awards given to companies judges ruled demonstrated the best web-pages in the province. The Silver Spider Web Awards, brain child of The Idea Factory, is the first Newfoundland and Labrador provincial awards to celebrate excellence in web design. In addition to receiving the Silver Spider Award, all winners got a $10,000 advertising grant to promote their business.