Nebraska State Portal Continues to Win Awards, Adding Two Communicator Awards
The Communicator Awards, now in its 23rd season, is proud to present two Awards of Distinction for Marketing Effectiveness, in the Websites-General-Government category to the State of Nebraska. The first award was presented to the Nebraska State Website and the second award was presented to the Secretary of State’s Office for the Nebraska Voter Registration Portal (NEReg2Vote).
The mobile responsive Nebraska State portal provides the citizens the ability to access government services and information via their PC, tablet or mobile device. Quarter 1 of 2017 Google Analytic reports 596,698 pageviews, 14% of those mobile users. The Nebraska Voter Registration Portal, a vital application which provides a mobile responsive online environment to modify personal voter information in English and Spanish, displayed 33% mobile users and 27,746 pageviews in Quarter 1 2017 on Google Analytics.
The Communicator Awards is the leading international awards program recognizing big ideas in marketing and communications. Founded over two decades ago, The Communicator Awards receives over 6,000 entries from companies and agencies of all sizes, making it one of the largest awards of its kind in the world honoring creative excellence for communications professionals.
The Communicator Awards are judged and overseen by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA), a 600+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Current AIVA membership represents a "Who's Who" of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms including: AirType Studio, Condè Nast, Disney, Keller Crescent, Lockheed Martin, Monster.com, MTV, rabble+rouser, Time Inc., Tribal DDB, Yahoo!, and many others. See aiva.org for more information.
“We are amazed by the recognition by the 23rd Annual Communicator Awards. A true reflection of the progressive and innovative nature of the state of Nebraska,” noted Brent Hoffman, GM of the Nebraska Interactive. “Connecting citizens to government is our priority every day. We’re thrilled to serve that goal.”
Nebraska.gov (http://www.Nebraska.gov) is managed by Nebraska Interactive, LLC., part of digital government firm NIC’s (NASDAQ: EGOV) family of companies. Nebraska Interactive works with state agencies to enable them to conduct state business online and improve public access to government information and is contracted by the Nebraska State Records Board to provide online services for Nebraska government agencies.
NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV), which is celebrating 25 years as a company in 2017, has seen the transition of digital services from green-screen computers to mobile apps and artificial intelligence. Founded in 1992, NIC is the nation's premier provider of innovative government solutions and secure payment processing, which help make government more accessible and convenient for everyone through technology. The family of NIC companies has a library of more than 12,000 digital government solutions for more than 4,500 federal, state and local agencies in the United States. Among those solutions is the ground-breaking personal digital government assistant, Gov2Go, aimed at providing constituents easy, personal interactions with government. Additional information is available at www.egov.com.