BELLEVUE, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 03, 2007 -- Healia, a health vertical search engine for high quality and personalized health information, has won an Outstanding Achievement Award in the healthcare category from the 2007 Interactive Media Awards.
The honor, granted by the Interactive Media Council, recognizes Web sites that surpass the highest standards of excellence and that represent the Web's most professional and outstanding work. The judging criteria included design, usability, technical innovation, standards compliance, and content.
"We are honored to have our search engine recognized by the Interactive Media Awards," stated Tom Eng, CEO of Healia, Inc. "This award reflects Healia's passionate focus on building unique consumer health Internet technologies that have the highest levels of compelling design, usability, and innovation."
Healia, Inc. (www.healia.com) is the creator of a proprietary, health-optimized search engine that uses patent-pending technology to generate high quality, highly targeted, and personalized results for consumers. The Healia search engine is available to partners for free in an advertising revenue share relationship or for a license fee to maintain an ad-free environment common to health organizations and employers. Its licensees include the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), the nation's largest integrated health care system.
About the Interactive Media Awards
The Interactive Media Awards (www.interactivemediaawards.com) recognize the highest standards of excellence in Web site design and development and honor individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievement. Sponsored by the Interactive Media Council, Inc., a nonprofit organization of leading Web designers, developers, programmers, advertisers and other Web-related professionals, the competition seeks to elevate the standards of excellence on the Internet.Contact:
12505 Bel-Red Rd., Suite 209
Bellevue, WA 98005
Phone: 425 646 6030
Source: Market Wire