Herdsman Brand Recognized with Prestigious Interactive Media Award

Herdsman Brand wins at the 9th Annual Horizon Interactive Media Awards Competition

Online PR News – 12-June-2011 – – KANSAS CITY, Mo.—The Horizon Interactive Awards, a leading international interactive media awards competition, announced the 2010 award winners to highlight this year’s most outstanding work in interactive media production. Herdsman Brand was recognized for their excellence with a bronze award in the consumer information category.

"Herdsman Brand products launched with over 700 dealers nationwide. We recognized the importance of a strong online presence to support the dealers and their customers," said Farm and Ranch Supplies Manager Dennis Batchelar. "The website makes it possible to look for products based on specifications needs or by application need: for horses, cattle, hogs, goats and sheep. The website makes it easy for our customers to find the needed fence and wire product."

The ninth annual, international competition saw more than 1,000 entries from 22 countries around world. An international panel of judges, consisting of industry professionals with diverse backgrounds, as well as an end-user panel, evaluated 37 different categories ranging from online advertising to mobile applications. The 2010 winning entries showcase the industry’s best interactive media solutions including websites, CDs and DVDs, online ads, video, mobile applications and more.

“The 2010 competition was an outstanding entry field,” said Mike Sauce, founder of the Horizon Interactive Awards. “The overall diversity and quality of entries we received was fantastic and judging was very competitive. We’re starting to see a convergence of all types of media, from web to mobile, into more integrated solutions for clients around the world. That’s exciting to see!”

The Horizon Interactive Awards holds the competition each year with the winners announced in May. For more information visit the Horizon Interactive Awards at http://www.horizoninteractiveawards.com.

About the Horizon Interactive Awards
Since 2001, the Horizon Interactive Awards competition has received thousands of entries from countries around the world and nearly all 50 U.S. states. Each year, those entries are narrowed to be recognized and promoted on an international stage for their excellence. The judging process involves a Horizon Interactive Awards advisory panel, end-user panel and a worldwide panel of judges consisting of industry professionals. Winning entries are dubbed the “best of the best” in the interactive media industry. For more information, visit http://www.horizoninteractiveawards.com.

About Herdsman Brand
Herdsman Brand is a leading supplier of affordable, high-quality fencing equipment. They understand there are no short cuts, only hard work. Owned by thousands of farmer-owners across the country, Herdsman Brand products embrace the cooperative spirit and supply you with the best-quality products like barbed wire and field fence. Learn more at http://www.herdsmanbrand.com.