|By Business Wire||
|May 12, 2014 07:02 AM EDT||
Alabama’s official state website, Alabama.gov, was recently presented with the Silver Communicator Award in the web application and services category. The award-winning website met the high standard of excellence set by the Communicator Awards with its ease of usability, innovative features, and a simplistic sleek design.
This is the fourth consecutive year Alabama.gov has been recognized by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts, and the second year in a row of winning the Award of Distinction.
The Communicator Awards is an annual nomination with a collective entry pool of more than 6,000 applicants. This is the 20th year of the international awards program and is one of the largest of its kind. Entries are judged to evaluate distinction in creative work and are awarded to those who strive for innovation while creating the best user experience possible.
For more information about the state of Alabama, please visit www.alabama.gov.
About Alabama Interactive
Alabama Interactive is the official eGovernment solutions provider for the state of Alabama. The company builds and manages interactive government services on behalf of the state and is a wholly owned subsidiary of eGovernment firm NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV).
NIC, Inc. (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the nation's leading provider of official government portals, online services, and secure payment processing solutions. The company's innovative eGovernment services help reduce costs and increase efficiencies for government agencies, citizens, and businesses across the country. The NIC family of companies provides eGovernment solutions for more than 3,500 federal, state, and local agencies across the United States. Additional information is available at http://www.egov.com.