The Food Dudes Website Takes Best in Category for the 10th Annual Horizon Interactive Awards

June 14, 2012

Indianapolis, IN USA – April 30, 2012  – The Horizon Interactive Awards, a leading international interactive media awards competition, announced the 2011 award winners to highlight this year’s “best of the best” in interactive media production.

Pixelcarve was recognized for their excellence with a Best In Category award for the The Food Dudes “Culinary Canvas” Website in the Business to Business category.

“Receiving awards of this calibre is not only deeply gratifying for the entire team here at Pixelcarve, but it’s reassurance that the type of immersive and experiential interactive work we create in Flash is making an impact in the industry, and offering a tangible business benefit to our clients. It’s important that brands resist the urge to compromise their website with dull design simply to satisfy the lowest common denominator when there are much better ways to achieve the objectives of reaching everyone with your online and mobile presence,” says Curtis Priest, Pixelcarve’s notably outspoken CEO.

The tenth anniversary, international competition saw over 1000 entries from over 20 countries around world including: including: Turkey, China, Spain, UAE, Canada, France, Russia, Taiwan, Malaysia, Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Russia, Australia, Sri Lanka, Hong Kong, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Germany and nearly all 50 of the United States of America. An international panel of judges, consisting of industry professionals with diverse backgrounds, as well as an end user panel evaluated many different and diverse categories ranging from online advertising to mobile applications. The 2011 winning entries showcase the industry’s best interactive media solutions including websites, CDs and DVDs, online ads, video, mobile applications and more.

“The 2011 competition was special to us because it was our 10th-anniversary awards,” Said, Mike Sauce- Founder of the Horizon Interactive Awards. “The competition was fierce among many of the top entries in all of the categories and there were so many outstanding projects this year. Each year, I am truly amazed at the talent, creativity, artistry, and technical expertise that is on display in our International competition. It is simply fascinating to see how the internet and other creative media are influencing people’s lives from all corners of the Globe. All of this year’s winners should be proud to be among the best of the best from around the world!”

The Horizon Interactive Awards holds the competition each year with the winners being announced in May. For more information visit the Horizon Interactive Awards at

About the Horizon Interactive Awards

In its 10th year, the Horizon Interactive Awards was created to recognize excellence in interactive media production worldwide. Since 2001, the competition has received many thousands of entries from countries around the world and nearly all 50 US States.  Each year, those entries are narrowed down to the “best of the best” to be recognized and promoted on and international stage for their excellence. The judging process involves a Horizon Interactive Awards advisory panel, end user panel and a worldwide panel of judges consisting of industry professionals. Winning entries are dubbed the “best of the best” in the interactive media industry. For more information, visit