Zillow, Haiku Deck, Tred nominated for Webby Awards honoring top apps, websites

Haiku Deck co-founders Kevin Leneway and Adam Tratt were nominated for a 2014 Webby.

Haiku Deck co-founders Kevin Leneway and Adam Tratt were nominated for a 2014 Webby.

Nominations were released today for the 18th annual Webby Awards, the Oscars-style bash for Internet innovation, creativity and other wacky stuff. As usual, Seattle area companies are well represented on the list of nominees, which spans categories in digital advertising, film, writing, website and mobile apps.

There are eight Seattle-related innovations up for this year’s Webby Awards, which received nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and more than 60 countries this year. Startups like Haiku Deck and Cozi were nominated for their apps, while Seattle-based real estate giant Zillow — which took home some hardware last year — qualified for two categories. Meanwhile, Tred, which allows car shoppers to test drive a variety of vehicles at their homes or offices, was also nominated.

The public has until April 24 to choose their favorites. Winners will be announced on April 29, with the official ceremony slated for May 19 in New York. The show will air online following day.

Cozi_LogoHere are the Seattle-based companies in the running:

Nominee: Haiku Deck

Category: Mobile & Apps/Handheld Devices/Productivity

Nominee: Cozi Family Organizer

Category: Mobile & Apps/Handheld Devices/Services and Utilities

zillowipadapp12Nominee: Zillow Real Estate App for iPad

Category: Mobile & Apps/Tablet/Services and Utilities

Nominee: Glympse

Category: Mobile & Apps/All Devices/Best Use of GPS or Location Technology

Nominee: PulsePoint

Category: Mobile & Apps/City and Urban Innovation

Nominee: Zillow

Category: Websites  - Services/General Website/Real Estate

Nominee: Tred

Tred CEO Grant Feek.

Tred CEO Grant Feek.

Category: Websites – Marketplace/General Website/Car Sites and Car Culture

Nominee: Xbox One: Doctor’s NoteWunderman Seattle

Category: Websites – Marketplace/General Website/Consumer Electronics

Nominee: The Space Needle Website, Creature

Category: Interactive Advertising and Media/Websites, Micro Sites and Rich Media/Tourism and Leisure

Nominee: Skip Pitts Tribute, Loaded Pictures

Category: Online Film and Video/General Film Categories/Animation

Nominee: Deloitte Digital

Category: Websites – Entertainment/General Website/Games-Related

  • http://www.puzzazz.com/ Roy Leban

    Nice haul for the Seattle area. Would be interesting to see how we compared globally.

  • Haiku Deck

    Thanks so much, Taylor! We’re honored to be included in such great local company.

  • Alec Matias

    Huge props to @tred and Grant Feek. That dude is a great entrepreneur for Seattle.

  • http://aafseattle.com AAF Seattle

    We made a list on Listly for most of these – thanks to you and Haiku Deck for helping us round it out. http://j.mp/SeattleWebbys2014

    Remember to vote and support Seattle creativity!