WEST PALM BEACH, FL – October 20, 2009 – American Design Awards mission is to provide a fair and ethical platform for graphic and web designers with varying experience levels and disciplines to compete on, while providing them a global audience to showcase their talents to. The American Design Awards holds two (2) Semi-Annual Design Contests, an ongoing Monthly Design Contest, and a Student Design Contest, providing various avenues for graphic and web designers to get involved and get noticed.
THAT Agency was awarded an American Design Award for Gran-Melia.com due to the intricate details included in designing and developing the hotels' online presence. Integrating the hotel's bold and contemporary qualities into a site that was also informative and intuitive proved to be no challenge for this seasoned web design firm. Built for marketing purposes THAT Agency did not forget that aesthetics and functionality were also needed. Included within the home page below the page fold is a flash map of the world pin-pointing all Gran Melia locations providing the user at a glance more information about the Gran Melia Brand and allows them to easily locate their hotel of choice.
That very same month THAT Agency was awarded an American Design Award for ME-by-Melia.com. ME by Melia's website was more urban in feel which represents the brands necessity for being the "IT" place to be. Utilizing cinematic elements within the home page to not only showcase their resorts but tell a story the ME by Melia website facilitates a refreshing on-page experience that allows users to not only research their brand and hotels but to experience them.
About THAT Agency
THAT Agency has become one of the leading web design and development firms in Florida. While their client list includes international companies such as Sol Melia Resorts and Masonite Doors they are still able to meet the needs and budgets of small businesses. They are able to provide all of the services of a web solutions company as well as the expertise and creativity of an advertising agency. With a full staff of designers developers and marketing specialists they are capable of designing a solution for just about any marketing or advertising need. From the web to print THAT Agency has built a reputation based on its quality and timely delivery.