Triple Win for Nebraska with Three W³ Awards
The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts recognized the three websites hosted by Nebraska.gov by selecting them for three Silver Awards in the13th Annual W³ Awards.
The academy received nearly 5,000 entries worldwide from top companies and chose the Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles and the Nebraska State Website to receive a Silver Government Website Award. Additionally, a newly launched Lewis & Clark Department of Natural Resources was awarded with an Environmental Awareness Award which focuses on issues of the day including; erosion, floodwater, soil conservation, water supplies, conservation of ground water, pollution control, wildlife habitats, drainage and forestry.
“Winning awards brings attention to online services and resources available for the citizens and businesses of Nebraska. We love winning awards, but even more satisfying is developing the content into a comprehensible website, 504 compliant for everyone to utilize,” stated GM of Nebraska Interactive Brent Hoffman. “We’re thrilled.”
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.
Users can find out more about online Government services in Nebraska through:
Founded in 1992, NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the nation's leading provider of innovative digital government solutions and secure payment processing, which help make government more accessible to everyone through technology. The family of NIC companies provides digital government solutions for more than 4,500 federal, state, and local agencies in the United States. Forbes has named NIC as one of the “100 Best Small Companies in America” six times and the company has been included four times on the Barron’s 400 Index. Additional information is available at http://www.egov.com.