SCOTTSDALE, AZ (May 18, 2021) – Evercast announced today that it has been named the Best App/Software for Creative Production in the 25th Annual Webby Awards Internet Celebration.
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 Mitchell Baker; MOMA Senior Curator Paola Antonelli; Host of NPR’s Code Switch Shereen Marisol Meraji; R/GA Global Chief Creative Officer Tiffany Rolfe; Co-Inventor of the Internet Vint Cerf; SVP of Content at Twitch Michael Aragon; Twitter Senior Director, Product Design Richard Ting; and Founders of VERZUZ Swizz Beatz and Timbaland.
Evercast is a real-time collaboration tool that combines full video conferencing, HD live-streaming, and full-spectrum audio in one web-based platform. It securely streams any creative workflow (from live cameras on set to Avid, Pro Tools, or any other software) with uncompromising quality and ultra low latency (150 ms on average) – just like you’re working together in the same room.
Evercast has been used in the production of hundreds of major films and nationally televised programs, including “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm,” “The Queen’s Gambit,” “News of the World,” and
“Jimmy Kimmel Live.” Built for creatives by creatives, Evercast allows creative teams to optimize their workflow and increase productivity across the industries of media and entertainment, gaming, advertising, and more.
“Evercast has set the standard for innovation and creativity on the Internet,” said Claire Graves, Executive Director of The Webby Awards. “This award is a testament to the skill, ingenuity, and vision of its creators.”
“It is such a privilege to receive a Webby Award and to be recognized by the IADAS for our achievement,” said Alex Cyrell, Co-Founder and CEO of Evercast. “We built Evercast specifically for creative professionals to help them accelerate creative momentum and achieve more flexibility and balance in their lives. We are deeply grateful to our many clients who have entrusted us with their work – and to our highly talented team for consistently striving for the very best.”
Evercast will be honored at the star-studded Internet Celebration on Tuesday, May 18, 2020 at 3:00pm ET.
Evercast is the first cloud-based remote collaboration platform built for creatives by creatives. The platform offers the unique ability to video conference and simultaneously live stream any creative tool or workflow in high definition with ultra-low latency and full spectrum audio. This creates a digital experience that reimagines how media professionals, production teams, developers, and artists come together to create. Without the need for specialized, costly hardware – or the strain of time, travel and other resources – creatives are able to collaborate in real time from anywhere that inspires them, as if they were shoulder-to-shoulder in the same room. Rigorously tested and approved by all the major Hollywood studios, OTT video content providers, and top creative agencies, Evercast is the preferred choice of world-class creatives. For more information, visit https://www.evercast.us/ or @evercastus on social media.
ABOUT THE WEBBY AWARDS
Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet, includingWebsites and Mobile Sites, Video, Advertising, Media & PR, Apps and Software, Social, Podcasts, Games, and Virtual & Remotes. Established in 1996, this year’s Webby Awards received nearly 13,500 entries from all 50 states and 70 countries worldwide. The Webby Awards are presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS). Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards include: WP Engine, Marketerhire, Slack, YouGov, BASIC, KPMG, Wall Street Journal, AIGA, Podcast Movement, Fast Company, and Social Media Week. Learn more at webbyawards.com, youtube.com/webby, or on
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