The WebAwards Recognizes Faith-based FrontGate Media with Standard of Excellence Awards
in Marketing and Faith-based Categories

Orange County, CA –  Now in its 18th year, the Web Marketing Association’s WebAwards are recognized as the premier industry based Website Award program in the world. Top faith-based engagement network and marketing service FrontGate Media was honored with two WebAwards in this year’s contest.  The Web Marketing Association’s independent evaluation of websites by expert judges awarded FrontGate Media the Standard of Excellence in Marketing and also in the Faith-based category for their newly redesigned website at http://FrontGateMedia.com.

“Our site simply, and evidently effectively, documents our work in connecting ad agencies, marketing consultants, for profit companies and non-profit organizations to the faith-based audience,” says founder and president Scott A. Shuford. “I am honored for the FrontGate Media web site to be recognized by our web marketing peers not just as a Faith-based site, but also in the overall Marketing category.”

These WebAwards add to FrontGate’s 2014 trophy collection as the firm also won the Crystal Statue in the Internet Advertising Competition’s categories for the Best Faith-Based Website and Best Marketing Website in the advertising industry overall.

The Web Marketing Association’s 18th annual WebAward Competition for Web site development featured more than 1,500 entries from 40 countries and were adjudicated in 96 industry categories. Entries were judged on design, copy writing, innovation, content, interactivity, navigation, and use of technology.  A complete list of the winning sites can be found at the WebAward Web site at http://www.webaward.org.


Established in 2001, FrontGate (http://FrontGateMedia.com) is the largest internet and events group reaching the faith and family values audience.  Serving as “Your Gateway To The Christian Audience,” FrontGate’s web network provides reach to more than 10 million people and 5 million email subscribers. The firm also provides strategy and execution for Faith-based Strategy Development, Media Buying, Public Relations, and Social Media. FrontGate is certified by Google in Analytics Platform Principles.  The company plays a key role in the success of for-profit and non-profit organizations seeking the faith-based and faith-friendly audiences.

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To discuss the faith-based market, for more information on FrontGate Media, or to schedule an interview with Scott A. Shuford, please contact Lori Heiselman at 714-553-5181 or Lori@FrontGateMedia.com.