Shortlist for this year’s eircom Spiders announced

October 25, 2011


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Comedian Dara O Briain will MC on the night

Comedian Dara O Briain will MC on the night

Following the Irish Web Awards held in the Mansion House, Dublin last Saturday night, the shortlist for this year’s eircom Spider Awards has been announced. The awards ceremony will be held on Thursday, November 10th at the Convention Centre, Dublin, and will be hosted by well-known comedian and media personality Dara O’Briain.

The eircom Spider Awards are held annually and are designed to honour the online work and achievements of Irish individuals and organisations. Stephen Beynon, chairman of the judging panel commented,

“The competition in each category this year is strong and it will be interesting to see who the winners will be on the night. I would like to acknowledge everyone who submitted a nomination this year. There is some very creative and interesting work being carried out in the online space. Best of luck to everyone who has been shortlisted”.

This year sees 141 shortlisted nominees across 20 award categories. They are;

Financial Services

Travel, Tourism and Hospitality

Charitable and Non-Profit Organisations

Retail Excellence

Online Business (exclusive to the web)




Web Design and Development Agency




Big Mouth (People’s choice)

Community (People’s choice)

The Graduate

Digital Editor

Mobile App

One to Watch

Internet Hero

Announced on the night

Grand Prix

Selected from individal category winners – the highest accolade


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Albizu Garcia

Albizu Garcia is the Co-Founder and CEO of Gain -- a marketing technology company that automates the social media and content publishing workflow for agencies and social media managers, their clients and anyone working in teams.


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