THR33FOLD HONORED FOR BEST CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY WEBSITE IN THE 20TH ANNUAL WEBBY AWARDS.
Miami-Based Integrated Marketing Agency recognized as honoree by International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences for its award-winning Turbana Community Impact Website.
Coral Gables, Florida (April 2016) – THR33FOLD, an integrated marketing agency based in Miami, announced today that they have been honored for Best Corporate Social Responsibility Website in the 20th Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet. The Webby Awards remain the most important and relevant award honoring achievement in interactive media, and has become the undisputed top honor for websites, online film & video, advertising & media, mobile sites & apps, and social. IADAS, which nominates and selects The Webby Award Winners, is comprised of Web industry experts, including Tumblr founder, David Karp, Executive Creative Director at Refinery29, Piera Gelardi, Musicians Questlove & Grimes, Head of Fashion Partnerships at Instagram, Eva Chen, Twitter Co-Founder, Biz Stone, Jimmy Kimmel, and and creator of the .gif file format, Steve Wilhite.
With nearly 13,000 entries received from across the nation and 65 countries, the Official Honoree distinction is awarded to the top 20% of all work that exhibits remarkable achievement.
“Our team is ecstatic that as a small agency we compete with the very best. We are grateful for wonderful clients like Turbana who make such projects possible. This award serves as a testament to our commitment to fueling progress in the world, and we couldn’t be more proud.”- Daniel Zarate, Managing Partner.
Thr33fold’s mission to fuel progress and empower change is what enables projects of this caliber; bringing the agency one step closer to transforming the way people experience life via the brands they love. Thr33fold’s objective for Turbana’s Community Impact Website is to relay how Turbana works together alongside its retail partners and shoppers to create opportunities that empower people and transform lives. It encourages shoppers and retailers by bringing to the forefront the opportunities they create for better housing, education, and infrastructure in the farming regions where Turbana’s produce is grown. The website serves as a catalyst for retailers and shoppers to further cultivate opportunities, together, to inspire active, healthy, and sustainable lifestyles in their own communities. For a closer look, visit http://turbana.com/community-impact/.
THR33FOLD is a fully integrated marketing communications agency based in Coral
Gables, Florida. Founded in 2009, THR33FOLD creates exceptional and
transformative experiences between consumers and brands through 360 marketing campaigns that include, social media, branding, public relations, digital, traditional and ambient advertising, digital media, and interactive. THR33FOLD strives to be a catalyst for progress and to transform the way people experience life via the brands we love. Learn more about THR33FOLD at www.THR33FOLD.com.
Established in 1970, Turbana Corporation is a leading importer of fresh produce in North America, including, bananas, plantains, pineapples, and ethnic tropicals. Turbana is proud to have been the first organization to bring Fair Trade Certified bananas to North America. A pioneer in sustainability and social consciousness, Turbana has developed the farming communities in the banana and plantain-growing regions over the past 45 years through its social foundation, Fundauniban. Turbana gives a portion of every purchase to Fundauniban, contributing to the $256 million the foundation has invested in social and economic projects for education, housing, infrastructure, and environmental protection since 1987. Additionally, Turbana invests in its communities across the US, helping them build sustainable and healthy practices. Turbana is owned by Uniban, the world’s largest grower-owned banana company and the world’s largest producer of Fair Trade Certified bananas and plantains, and Fyffes, one of the largest produce importers and distributors in Europe. For additional information, please visit, www.turbana.com.
About the Webby Awards
Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet, including Websites, Advertising & Media, Online Film & Video, Mobile Sites & Apps and Social. Established in 1996, The Webby Awards received nearly 13,000 entries from all 50 states and over 70 countries worldwide this year. The Webby Awards is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS). Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards include: Xfinity, SeeSo, Google, Vitamin T, YouTube, Adformatie, Advertising Age, Code and Theory, Cool Hunting, Creativepool, Digiday, FITC, Internet Week New York, It’s Nice That, Mashable, Mobile Marketing Association, Moleskine, Ninja Marketing, Northside Festival, NUMA, Social Media Week, SoDA, Springwise, Taste Talks, The Drum, The Guardian News Media, The Hollywood Reporter, Tube Filter and VentureBeat.