Pewaukee, WI — April 12, 2017 — The Wellness Network announced today that Bundoo has been honored for Best Family and Parenting Website in the 21st 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 awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet. IADAS, which nominates and selects The Webby Award Winners, is comprised of Internet industry experts, including Executive Creative Director at Refinery29 Piera Gelardi, Musicians Questlove & Grimes, Head of Fashion Partnerships at Instagram Eva Chen, Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone, Gimlet Media CEO Alex Blumberg, and Jimmy Kimmel.
“Bundoo expands our hospital and affiliated OB/GYN office offerings by providing education for new moms during pregnancy and post-birth through early childhood on a platform that doctors can confidently recommend. Being honored by The Webby Awards is proof to our customers that we’re engaging moms in an innovative and modern way,” said Dave Ross, CEO at The Wellness Network.
Bundoo features a telehealth solution, a content library with over 2,000 pieces of original content written or reviewed by doctors and healthcare professionals, and an expert-moderated community. The resource aims to humanize health information for pregnancy and pediatrics by bridging the gap between parents and doctors. “Honorees like Bundoo are setting the standard for innovation and creativity on the Internet,” said David-Michel Davies, Executive Director of The Webby Awards. “It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 13,000 entries we received this year.”
This marks the second consecutive year Bundoo has received this distinction. “Bundoo’s mission is to make the internet reliable for expecting and new parents by connecting them to accurate health information and providing them with direct access to doctors. This mission drives everything we do at Bundoo, so it’s exciting to be recognized by IADAS for our efforts in digital health,” said Stephanie Winans, President, Pregnancy and Pediatrics at The Wellness Network.
About The Wellness Network (TWN):
The Wellness Network (TWN) is dedicated to delivering life-enhancing wellness information to motivate patients to take action, aid hospitals in meeting accreditation, and improve overall quality of healthcare. TWN’s award-winning library of over 2,800 clinically reviewed video and print resources is available via the most comprehensive health network in the US, in more than 2,300 hospitals, on 300,000 tablet and TV screens and online with a monthly engagement of 550,000 people. In addition, TWN’s integrated hardware and software solutions support healthcare system’s patient engagement and compliance initiatives. In partnership with Joint Commission Resources, TWN offers continuing medical education programs and other products for healthcare professionals. More information about The Wellness Network can be found at www.TheWellnessNetwork.net.
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, Film & Video, Advertising, Media & PR, Mobile Sites & Apps, Social and Podcasts & Digital Audio. Established in 1996, The Webby Awards received 13,000 entries from all 50 states and 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: Google, Vitamin T, EY, YouTube, WP Engine, Advertising Age, Billboard, Creativepool, Daily Pnut, Digiday, FITC, General Assembly, It’s Nice That, Mashable, Northside Festival, NUMA, Protein, RGD, Social Media Week, SoDA, Springwise, Sysomos, Taste Talks, The Hollywood Reporter, TubeFilter, WeRSM, WNYC.
Dave Ross, CEO, The Wellness Network
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