GoPetplan.com Official Honoree in Annual Webby Awards
PHILADELPHIA (April 16, 2013): The cat’s out of the bag: Petplan pet insurance has been paw-picked to be an Official Honoree in the 17th Annual Webby Awards! Petplan has been recognized in the Interactive Advertising & Media, Financial Services & Insurance category of the awards, which are presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences.
With 11,000 entries received from all 50 U.S. states and more than 60 countries, the Official Honoree distinction is awarded to the top 15% of all work entered that exhibits remarkable achievement.
“We are delighted to be honored with this prestigious recognition,” says Natasha Ashton, co-founder and co-CEO of Petplan. “With our website, as with everything we do, our goal is to surprise and delight pet parents with the highest level of customer service, while also helping them to provide the very best care to their four-legged family members.”
“That singular focus is what drove us to be the first pet insurance provider to offer a truly intuitive online customer experience combined with exclusive, interactive vet-authored pet health advice,” Ashton said.
Petplan’s recognition in the awards bolsters our already robust online marketing channels, including our desktop and mobile websites, as well as social media properties like our Facebook, Twitter and award-winning Pinterest pages.
The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet, and was established in 1996 during the Web's infancy. Official Honorees are determined by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), a 1,000+ member judging body that includes leading Web experts, business figures, visionaries and creative celebrities, as well as former Webby Award Winners, Nominees and other Internet professionals.
Top-rated pet insurance provider, Petplan, is the only pet insurance company to have been included on Inc. Magazine’s list of 500 fastest-growing, privately held companies in America. In February 2013, Petplan pet insurance was at No. 34 on Forbes annual ranking of America’s Most Promising Companies – a list of 100 privately held, high-growth companies with bright futures. Petplan’s fully customizable dog insurance and cat insurance policies provide coverage for all hereditary and congenital conditions for the life of the pet as standard, and meet the coverage requirements and budget for pets of all/any age. Petplan pet insurance policies are underwritten by AGCS Marine Insurance Company in the U.S. and by Allianz Global Risks US Insurance Company in Canada. The Allianz Group is rated A+ by A.M. Best (2011). For information, about Petplan pet insurance, visit www.GoPetplan.com, read the Petplan “Vets for Pets” Blog, or call 1-866-467-3875.