St. Paul, Minn. – Merrill Corporation (www.merrillcorp.com), a global provider of secure content sharing, regulated communications and disclosure services, announced that the Web Marketing Association has awarded Merrill Corporation with its 2016 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development as the “Best Business to Business (B2B) Website.” This award is a benchmark of excellence for web development; honorees are selected by an international panel of judges.
“A company’s digital presence today sets the tone for how customers perceive its products, reputation and industry prominence,” said Chief Marketing Officer Alan Scott. “As we embarked on our web redesign, we had the simultaneous opportunity to showcase our company and integrate our new brand identity. This honor shows that we have accomplished our initial vision, and we will continue to evolve our content and user experience.”
"The Web Marketing Association congratulates Merrill Corporation for their Best of industry WebAward", said William Rice, President of the Web Marketing Association. "For 20 years, the WebAward competition has recognized outstanding achievement in website development. Winning the Best B2B Website demonstrates Merrill Corporation's commitment to providing the best website experience to its customers and prospects."
Since launching the new www.merrillcorp.com in January 2016, the Merrill digital team has continued to make enhancements to the website, including globalization efforts that now offer the site in French, German, Simplified Chinese and Japanese. In addition to local language translations, site visitors have access to the most relevant and tailored information for their needs.
“This WebAward is an exciting honor for us,” said Lynne Leaf, Vice President, Digital Marketing. “It’s a great endorsement of the work we’ve done so far, and I’m looking forward to building on this platform.”
About the WebAwards
Founded by the Web Marketing Association in 1997, the WebAwards is the standards-defining competition that sets industry benchmarks for the best web sites based on seven criteria of a successful website.
The goal of the WebAwards is to provide a forum to recognize the people and organizations responsible for developing some of the most effective websites on the Internet today. Beyond validation, entrants benefit from a website assessment by a professional judging panel, which provides specific feedback on how each site ranks against standards of excellence. For more information, visit www.webaward.org.