Parallel 41, has been selected as the winner of the Best Real Estate Website for 2013. 2411 Washington, and Woodmont Place at Palmer, have received Outstanding Website Awards.
The Web Marketing Association (WMA) was founded in Boston in 1997 to help set a high standard for Internet marketing and corporate web development. The IAC Awards were initiated in 1999 to recognize outstanding companies and individuals in their respective industries. Judging is based on creativity, innovation, impact, design, copywriting, use of the medium and memorability. Judges are carefully selected for their professional experience and an in-depth understanding of the current state-of-the-art in advertising design and technology, as well as the objectivity to score entries according to a predefined set of criteria.
2013 judges represent some of the best in the Internet Advertising community: AKQA, BGT Partners, Brunner Digital, Campbell-Ewald, CNN News Group, Deep Interactive Asia, Digitas, EuroRSCG 4D, Google, IBM Interactive, imc2, JWT, LeapFrog Interactive, Mass Transmit, McCann Worldgroup, OgilvyInteractive, PayPal, Razorfish, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Tectis GmbH, TMP Worldwide, Universal McCann Interactive and Wunderman / Y&R.
Parallel 41 is owned and developed by RMS Construction. Randy Salvatore is the company’s President and CEO; it is managed by TRIO Properties, LLC led by President Eileen Swenson. Creative consultants for the management company are Brio Consulting and KOS Design. The community is located in Stamford, CT and tops search results on page one for six major key phrases including “apartments in stamford ct.” The website also accommodates mobile telephones and has a stunning 55 inch touchscreen kiosk which was also provided by Spherexx.com. The interactive site plan is impressive and entertaining, and it is iPad compatible through Spherexx.com’s SweetSpotDashboard.com’s mobile device accessible desktop application. The website also offers online availability, interactive application for residency and interactive room planner. Prospect queries and advertising analytics are managed by ILoveLeasing.com div Spherexx.com CRM.
Woodmont Place at Palmer was developed by Woodmont Properties. Michael Witmondt serves as the Director of Marketing for Woodmont. The community, located in in Easton, PA, is managed by Lincoln Property Company through the Mid-Atlantic Region where James Smith is the Area Vice President and Rhonda Layo is the Regional Property Manager. The website has an impressive virtual tour and stunning floor plan renditions, online availability, and an interactive site plan that rivals any popular video game. It is Apple, Android and Blackberry phone compatible. Woodmont also incorporates ILoveLeasing.com services to engage prospects and manage advertising spend.
2411 Washington is located within the Washington Corridor in Houston, Texas and managed by ZRS Management, LLC. Craig P. Stackhouse, Vice President M-M Properties, Inc. (Owner with Partner BayNorth Capital, LLC) and Jeremy S. Brown, Vice President of Marketing for ZRS, have been very instrumental in the website’s creative features. The website reflects a unique urban style with a dynamic interactive site map. Website visitors can select a floor plan from a drop down menu, choose a floor level, and the map will locate an available apartment within those parameters. Floor plans are vibrant and offer virtual room planning. The community offers 13 floor plans which are easily navigated with a series of drop down windows. The neighborhood map offers a compact grid that references all the hot spots in the area, which is a very important topic for potential metro dwellers. A website guest can even peruse samples of tile, counter top, and color schemes. The website can be translated to multiple languages with one click. 2411 Washington manages prospect queries and advertising performance with ILoveLeasing.com.