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Episerver Awards expands to become a Nordic contest – public voting now open

It’s time again for the annual Episerver Awards. This event has outgrown Sweden, becoming a Nordic contest for web-based communication. The finalists in five categories are now presented, and voting for the winner of the Best Nordic Website Award is open.

The Episerver Nordic Awards recognizes websites built on Episerver’s platform. For the 2016 contest, 86 contributions were nominated across the five prize categories; Commerce, Brand and information, Intranet, Lead generating websites and Service and support websites. Among these, 16 finalists were selected.

The winner in each category will be named by a jury of six web professionals. Additionally, the”Best Nordic website” award is decided by an open vote between finalists that are public websites.

Everyone can place their votes now at Voting closes on October 28.

The Episerver Nordic Awards 2016 winners are presented on November 9, at ceremony in conjunction with the Episerver Ascend Nordic conference held at the Globe Arena in Stockholm.

The conference is followed by an Episerver developer workshop on November 10, held at the Quality Hotel, adjacent to the Globe.

Further information and registration.


2016 Episerver Nordic Awards finalists


  • Max Hamburger restaurants with partner The Agents
  • Bolia with partner Vertica
  • Apoteket with partner Valtech
  • Lyko with partner Avensia

Brand and information

  • Wilhelmsen with partner Making Waves
  • HSB with partner Sogeti
  • The Vasa Museum with partner Knowit


  • Södertörns fjärrvärme with partner Cloud Nine
  • The Swedish Medical Products Agency with partner Consid
  • The Swedish Riksdag with partner Creuna

Lead-generating websites

  • Scandic Hotels with partner Valtech
  • The Swedish Union of Tenants with partner NearU
  • Moderna Försäkringar with partner Esatto

Service and support websites

  • Nacka municipality with partner NetRelations
  • Santander Internet bank with partner Knowit
  • Hoas with partner Innofactor

For further information, please contact: Jenny Westerberg, Nordic Marketing Manager, +46 701 407 140.

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