Ocala, FL, April 19, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- NetSource Technologies' 2011 website design for Pumpkin Masters has been awarded a Silver ADDY® by the American Advertising Federation's District 4. The award qualifies the Pumpkin Masters site design to compete as a finalist in this year's National ADDY® Awards.
The new Pumpkin Masters website, which debuted in September, features a parallax background, animated header and other entertaining effects to invite visitor engagement. The site launched in conjunction with a social media campaign conducted by NetSource which resulted in more than double the traffic to the site compared to the previous Halloween season. More than 2 million people visited PumpkinMasters.com before the holiday, according to NetSource marketing program director Jamie Embree.
"We're proud and extremely excited for our staff's work to be recognized with a district ADDY® Award," says NetSource owner Greg Petry. "We appreciate the opportunity that Pumpkin Masters gave us to work on their new website, and we'd like to thank them for giving our team the creative freedom to produce such a striking and effective design."
NetSource Technologies is an award-winning web design, hosting, e-commerce and consulting company that has been serving Ocala and clients nationwide since 1995. Visit their web site at www.netsourceinc.com for more information on their services and to view additional client web sites.
Pumpkin Masters, owned by Ocala-based Signature Brands LLC, is a leading manufacturer of pumpkin-carving tools, carving patterns and pumpkin lighting accessories.
The ADDYs are the largest creative competition in the country with over 40,000 local entries competing in 200 markets coast to coast. Winning an ADDY at the district level is the second step in competing for a National ADDY Award. Any entry that wins a Gold or Silver ADDY at the district level is eligible to advance and compete in the national competition.