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Best of the Web Awards & Workshops

Thursday, April 14, 2016
Hyatt Regency Rochester
Awards Breakfast 7:30 - 9:45 a.m.
Workshops 9:45 - 11:15 a.m.

Register today!

$45 per person / $360 per table of eight

Every year the RBJ recognizes Rochester’s best business websites — and again this year, best use of mobile technology—at the Best of the Web Awards breakfast. This year we have added four new award categories: Best App, Designer of the Year, Developer of the Year and In-house Team of the Year!

Banking and Financial Services
DeJoy, Knauf & Blood LLP (
Masiello Retirement Solutions (
Reliant Community Credit Union (

Best Mobile Site
City Blue Imaging Services (
Eastman School of Music (
Embark Craft Ciderworks (

Business and Professional Services
CaterTrax (
CMI Audio/Visual (
Complemar (

Causewave Community Partners (
Lollypop Farm (
Rochester Area Community Foundation (

Fairport Music Festival (
George Eastman Museum (
Rochester Museum & Science Center (

McQuaid Jesuit (
Penfield Central School District (
Rochester College Access Network (

Health Care
myROChealth (
Carestream Ascend (
Helendale Dermatology & Medical Spa (

Human Services
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (
East House (
NeighborWorks Rochester (

Eastman Kodak Co. (
Newtex Industries Inc. (
Rochester Optical (

Real Estate and Construction
Concept II (
Hamilton Stern Construction LLC (
LeFrois Builders LLC (

Carrie’s (
Iron Smoke Whiskey (
Karma Culture LLC (

Grappa (
Strathallan (
Visit Rochester (

Buzz Award
Blackfriars Theatre (
Premium Mortgage (
Roberts Communications, Inc. (


Best App Winner:
ESL Federal Credit Union

Designer of the Year Winner:
Brittani Riley, Archer Communications

Digital Developer of the Year Winner:
Jon Potter, Dwaiter Design

Digital Rochester's Business Transformation Award will be given to a Rochester-area firm that has transformed its business through the Web. Past finalists and winners have demonstrated business success gained by using the Web for strategic growth, harnessing cutting edge technology in website launches, mastering unique Web functionality or by making a significant impact on their organization through the exploration of online technologies.

Cam’s Pizzeria (
CrazyDog T-shirts (
Golisano Children’s Hospital (

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