The first New England Web Design Awards

Media was invited to attend and/or cover the first ever New England Web Design Awards honoring the

region’s most cutting-edge Web sites and Web designers.

Boston-based Aquent hosted a first-of-its kind awards program to recognize the best Web design talent in New England.

Awards show honoring individual contributions to the art and science of Web design featuring:

– Interactive displays of the best Web sites created by New England’s hottest Web designers and programmers.

– Cocktails, appetizers and music at one of Boston’s top nightclubs.

Where: Avalon 15 Lansdowne St. Boston, Mass.

When: February 10, 2000

Doors opened at 6pm, Winners announced at 8pm

Tickets: Admittance was complimentary for all media outlets/journalists

(Tickets @ $25 for other guests  was available for purchased by writing to or calling 617-535-5074.)

The first New England Web Design Awards took place on February 10, 2000 at Avalon.

There were almost 500 Entries for the very first NEWD Awards in 2000. We have listed them below for you to browse.

Browse through the amazing list of Entries from NEWD 2000. Can you pick the winners?

Best Overall Design

Best Portfolio/Self Promotion

Best Use of Animation

Best Navigation

Best EZine/Content Site

Best Use of Multimedia

Best Student Site

See the list of the finalists and the winners here
See pictures of the Winners and the Party we had.

Click here to see information on the 2001 NEWD Awards


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