Indiana State Website Honored with Multiple Awards

Indiana State Website Honored with Multiple Awards

The Communicator Awards recognize three websites with Awards of Excellence and Distinction in various categories

INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- was awarded with eight recognitions from the Communicator Awards, the largest and most competitive awards program honoring the creative excellence for communications professionals. The Communicator Awards are judged and overseen by the International Academy of the Visual Arts (IAVA), a 600+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media., which was redesigned with a fresh design and mobile-friendly responsiveness in the summer of 2012, was the recipient of three Awards of Excellence in the following categories: Government, Homepage, and Visual Appeal. In addition to the website, the Indiana State Fair website was awarded three Awards of Distinction in Government, Travel/Tourism, and Visual Appeal. The Commission for Higher Education's Learn More Indiana website was also awarded with two Awards of Distinction in Education and Visual Appeal.

"We are pleased to receive recognition for the efforts placed on continuing to streamline the accessibility and look and feel of Indiana government," says Paul Baltzell, Chief Information Officer, State of Indiana. "Over the past three years, has been awarded 36 recognitions for solutions ranging from websites to innovative online services as a testament to our commitment to the constituents of Indiana." receives more than 290 million page views annually, making the website a vital resource for the State of Indiana and its constituency. For more information on each of the award recipients, please visit

About is the official website of the state of Indiana ( and a service of the Indiana Office of Technology. The program is a collaborative effort between the state of Indiana and Indiana Interactive. Indiana Interactive is the official eGovernment solutions provider for the state of Indiana. The company builds and manages interactive government services on behalf of the state and is a wholly owned subsidiary of eGovernment firm NIC (NAS: EGOV) .

About NIC

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. NIC provides eGovernment solutions for more than 3,500 federal, state, and local agencies in the United States. Additional information is available at

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