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Winner Speeches

The Webby Awards' famous "5-Word Speech" keeps our celebrations vibrant and exciting. Below are winner and special achievement speeches from the 18th Annual Webby Awards, held in May 2014 in New York City.


Mario Batali LLC - Webby: "Thanks! We can't count."
CBS Interactive - People's Voice: "Webbys, your MetaScore is 100"
Personal Blog/Website
Reasons My Son Is Crying - Webby and People's Voice: "only raccoons talk about poop"
CP+B - Webby: "Our moms finally get GIFs."
Artsy - Webby: "Minimalism? Post-minimalism? Thank you Webbys."
Microsoft - People's Voice: "Here's to dreaming, innovating and creating. Thank you."
Twitch - Webby and People's Voice: "praise be to the healers"
Best Use of Photography
National Geographic Society - People's Voice: "Once was lost, now Found."
Best Use of Photography
BETC - Webby: "Graffiti here, graffiti there, everywhere!"
Best Visual Design - Function
Vimeo - People's Voice: "Clutter kills. Save the children!"
Best Visual Design - Function
Vimeo - People's Voice: "Artists should get real pay!"
Best Visual Design - Function
Vimeo - People's Voice: "Seriously. Please pay the artists."
CP+B - Webby: "Our moms finally get GIFs."
The Huffington Post - People's Voice: "This mommy says: Thank you!"
WebMD - Webby and People's Voice: "health information you can trust."
Religion & Spirituality
On Being - People's Voice: "Shhh. Listen. Listen. Listen. Listen."
Religion & Spirituality
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly - Webby: "I would like to first thank..."
PBS KIDS Digital - People's Voice: "math will set you free."
Best Practice
Google - People's Voice: "E5, E5, E5 and cards."
Corporate Communications
72andSunny - Webby: "A: boom boom bill would be proud. B: "". C: ."
Food & Drink
Stag&Hare - Webby and People's Voice: "I think my water broke!"
Professional Services
Cornett-IMS - People's Voice: "Beardvertising for the motherfucking WIN!"
Professional Services
Mekanism - Webby: "Wait what?! 500 word speech?!"
inTacto Digital Partner - Webby and People's Voice: "Si, papa, ganamos un Webby!"
Google - People's Voice: "Play. Shop. Play. Shop. Play."
Flavor - Webby: "is it on? ok? shit!"
Blog - Cultural
THE WEEK/mental_floss - People's Voice: "Lobsters pee from their faces."
Movie & Film
WatsonDG - Webby: "Odds are in our favor."
The New York Times - Webby and People's Voice: "All the thanks that fit!"
Real Estate
Zillow - Webby and People's Voice: "Zillow: the selfie for homes!"
Activism - Webby and People's Voice: "Activism, meet Internet. Go crazy!"
The Internet Association - People's Voice: "Dear Congress: protect Internet freedom."
smartassdesign - Webby: "Let me start by saying..."
Blog - Political
Truthdig - People's Voice: "You CAN handle the truth."
Blog - Political
The Atlantic - Webby: "Covering politics since James Buchanan."
Charitable Organizations/Non-Profit
A Hundred Years - People's Voice: "poverty sucks. help ended."
Charitable Organizations/Non-Profit
Lowe Roche - Webby: "Um, shit does that count?"
City & Urban Innovation
Here's My Chance - People's Voice: "Now accepting lucrative acquisition offers!"
NASA - People's Voice: "we're taking this to mars"
NOAA - Webby: "Earth: our home, NOAA's mission."
NOAA - Webby and People's Voice: "Climate education investments create solutions."
Penn Law School - People's Voice: "winners beyond a reasonable doubt."
Politics - Webby and People's Voice: "can you handle the truth?!"
CampusTours Inc. - Webby and People's Voice: "george washington, still revolutionary. visit!"

Interactive Advertising

Augmented Reality
Blink - People's Voice: "Boy, this feels so good!"
Augmented Reality
Zulu Alpha Kilo - Webby: "ho, ho, ho. ho, ho."
Best Use of Online Media
OgilvyOne worldwide - Webby and People's Voice: "olgilvy loves bacon, and webbys"
Branded Content
Ogilvy Brasil - People's Voice: "from the brazilians "obrio brigado.""
Business Products & Services
72andSunny - Webby: "you made me about you"
Consumer Electronics & Services
Pereira & O'Dell - Webby: "the power inside changes everything."
Consumer Packaged Goods
Poo~Pourri - People's Voice: "Yippee-Kay-Yay, Mother Flusher"
Health, Wellness, Pharmaceutical
VML - Webby and People's Voice: "its nothing to sneeze at"
Media & Entertainment
SID LEE Paris - People's Voice: "revolution, painting, pixel, thanks!"
Mobile & Experience Marketing
72andSunny - Webby: "three is the magic number"
Instinct - Webby: "no great file for russia"
Tourism & Leisure
Lufthansa - Webby: "jack barbera is the american klaus heidi"

Webby Film & Video Awards

Webby Special Achievement Awards

Film & Video Awards
Best Writing
Cracked - Webby and People's Voice: "America! You go. No, you."
Documentary: Individual Episode
VICE Media - Webby and People's Voice: "a toast to the webbys"
Drama: Individual Short or Episode
VGNC Creative Digital Agency - People's Voice: "Peace and glory to Ukraine!"
Drama: Individual Short or Episode
Guardian News & Media - Webby: "Onions are bad. No onions."
First Person
PBS - Webby: "Everything is interesting and exciting!"
How-to & DIY (Channel)
Altamira Studios - People's Voice: "Venezuela, this is for you."
News & Information (Channel)
HuffPost Live - Webby: "Anyone can come on us."
News & Politics: Series
Guardian News & Media - Webby: "Migrant workers are not slaves."
News & Politics: Series
Al Jazeera English - People's Voice: "silent: mouths taped. on cards: "free" "Al" "Jazeera" "staff" "now""
Public Service & Activism
Ogilvy Paris - Webby and People's Voice: "beauty is real, never retouch."
Public Service & Activism (Channel)
Women Make Movies - Webby: "Internet vs. FCC. Let's win!"
Curtis Birch -Nike - Webby: "We all surf with Nick!"
Travel & Adventure
AOL - Webby: "cars still drive america's dreams."
Ylvis - People's Voice: "we came for free food."


Aesthetic and Games
Dots - Webby: "Actually everything."
Best Practices
The New York Times - Webby: "All the thanks that fit!"
Best Use of Device Camera
Edelman - Webby and People's Voice: "we didn't have glass this shiz."
Best Use of GPS or Location Technology
Glympse - Webby and People's Voice: "excuse me, that shouldnt count"
Best Use of Mobile Video
Twitter - Webby and People's Voice: "do it for vine."
Best User Experience
Pocket - People's Voice: "definitely saving this for later."
Best Visual Design
Dots - Webby: "Actually everything."
Best Visual Design - Aesthetic
Yahoo - People's Voice: "Weather or not, here we..."
Entertainment (Handheld Devices)
5by - People's Voice: "Jay Z. Miley. Bono. Bieber. 5by!"
Entertainment (Tablet & All Other Devices)
A+E Networks - Webby and People's Voice: "Here's hoping history repeats itself."
Jetpac - Webby: "I am lost for words."
Health & Fitness
Charity Miles - People's Voice: "Every mile counts."
Integrated Mobile Experience
Walgreens - People's Voice: "Bye bye paper, helloooo deals!"
Integrated Mobile Experience
INNOCEAN USA - Webby: "zombies say thanks."
Lifestyle (Handheld Devices)
EverythingMe - Webby and People's Voice: "wow! such success, very exciting!"
Lifestyle (Tablet & All Other Devices)
Y Media Labs - People's Voice: "Goooo mobile! Or go home."
Media Streaming Service
PRX Remix - Webby: "prx public radio for..."


Arts & Culture
The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Webby: "Instagram cake by the pound."
Best Photography & Graphics
GoPro - Webby and People's Voice: "Pat, you need one."
Best Use of Video
Pereira & O'Dell - Webby: "We won by a hair."
Best Use of Video
GoPro - Webby and People's Voice: "Pat, you need one."
City & Urban Innovation
Ogilvy & Mather, Singapore - Webby: "let's make our cities smarter."
City & Urban Innovation
M&C Saatchi NY - People's Voice: "this award goes to....(rips clothes off)"
Customer Service
R/GA - Webby and People's Voice: "Chicago has the best pizza."
Customer Service
Ministry of World Domination - Webby: "thank you Eh ya yvetla yukuk"
Ignition - Webby: "let's make stories, not ads."
Overall Social Presence
GoPro - Webby and People's Voice: "Pat, you need one."
We Make Awesome Sh - People's Voice: "I don't even work there!"
Carmichael Lynch - Webby: "Weird. is that a compliment?"