SHAREDBOOK NOMINATED FOR 2006 ADWEEK BUZZ AWARDS
NEW YORK, NY - August 7, 2006 - SharedBook's Regent Commemorative Album has been nominated in the Print category for the 2006 Adweek Buzz Awards, recognizing "Excellence in integrating Brands and Media".
In the Print category the award is given for "Most ingenious weaving of a consumer product into the pages of a magazine, newspaper or book."
SharedBook partners with companies to bring customers back to a branded web site to share photos and memories. Their pictures, and stories, shared with family and friends, all come together in the pages of a SharedBook MemoryBook. For Regent Seven Seas Cruises, SharedBook creates content for passengers that serves as a constant reminder of the brand and its core values. When combined with the passenger's personal stories and photos, the Regent Commemorative Album becomes a personalized, branded marketing tool that is valued by the customer; it always stays in the home, and is easily shared with others. The brand gets a vital marketing tool that will be shared and cherished.
The Buzz Awards winners will be announced at the Next Big Idea Conference in New York on September 14th.
SharedBook Inc., founded in 2003, is a pioneer in custom publishing. SharedBook designs and prints affordable, professional books tailored to communities and customized by individuals. SharedBook's proprietary, patent-pending Web technology - part blog, part photo album, part online community - allows group members to swap photos and share stories. Individuals choose their favorite content to fill the pages of their private memory books. SharedBook affiliates include Little League International, USA Football; 4-H; Cruise West Cruise Lines; The Canyons Resort; Steamboat Ski Resort; Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Yosemite; and the Boston Symphony Orchestra, among others.