BroadwayHD has been nominated for Best Media Streaming Website in the 23rd Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet. IADAS, which nominates and selects The Webby Award Winners, is comprised of Internet industry experts including Internet inventor Vint Cerf, Instagram’s Head of Fashion Partnerships Eva Chen, Director of Harvard’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society Susan P. Crawford, actor and activist Jesse Williams, GE CMO Linda Boff, Pod Save the People host and activist DeRay McKesson, Google’s Head of Conversation Design Cathy Pearl, Fortnite Designer Eric Williamson, HBO Digital Chief Diane Tryneski, Los Angeles Laker Isaiah Thomas, and DDB Worldwide CEO Wendy Clark.
“Being honored with this nomination from The Webby Awards is an exciting testament to BroadwayHD’s hard work and reinforcesour mission of making Broadway accessible to audiences across the globe,” said Stewart F. Lane, Co-Founder of BroadwayHD.
“Nominees like BroadwayHD are setting the standard for innovation and creativity on the Internet,” said Claire Graves, Executive Director of The Webby Awards. “It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 13,000 entries we received this year.”
As a nominee, BroadwayHD is also eligible to win a Webby People’s Voice Award, which is voted online by fans across the globe. From now until April 18th, BroadwayHD fans can cast their votes at vote.webbyawards.com