Linchpin Wins Muse Creative Awards in E-Commerce & B2B Website Design

Muse Creative International Awards - 2018 Winner

Linchpin Wins 2018 Muse Creative Awards

Pawtucket, Rhode Island – April 30, 2018 Out of more than 2,000 submissions from 40 countries, Linchpin has won a Rose Gold recognition in the 2018 Muse Creative Awards competition in e-commerce and B2B website design for Foster Grant and Carousel Industries respectively.

The Muse Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals who inspire through concept, writing or design, whether through traditional or electronic media. Muse Creative Awards is administered and judged by International Awards Associates (IAA), and an elite panel of internationally-recognized creative professionals. IAA oversees awards and recognition programs, provides judges and sets the competition’s rigorous standards.

We recognize the breakthrough achievement of designers, marketers, artists, writers, photographers, videographers, and digital experts who set the trends of the global creative industry.

Kenjo Ong, President for the International Awards Associates (IAA)

Grand Jury Panel

This year’s Jury Panel includes 46 renowned, experienced, and brand-new Judges from 20 countries worldwide. Judges hail from leading companies in the creative and digital industry from all corners of the globe, and include professionals from such power brands as Guinness World Records, Leo Burnett, Grayling, DMG, McCann Worldgroup, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, etc.

Entries in 325 categories were rated according to rigorous standards. During blind judging, panelists evaluated the most innovative and creative concepts, the most effective campaigns, and the most inspired messaging. Winners were selected in a wide range of categories, from broadcast, print, social media and emerging platforms.

Participation of International Brands

Numerous entries from international brands and top agencies from around the world were received for this year’s award program. The amount of time and passion dedicated to producing such astonishing works is truly admirable. Entries submitted by agencies for companies and brands such as Porsche, National Geographic, Marvel, FOX Networks Group Spain, Disney Channel, DreamWorks Animation, Emirates Airline, Amalgamated Bank, Samsung, Vodafone, Siemens, Longines, MINI, MasterCard, Part IV, New Balance, Nike, and Nationale Postcode Loterij, are among some of the winners from this year’s award.

The 2018 Muse competition included entries from 40 countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Croatia, Denmark, France, Germany, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Hungary, Honduras, Iceland, India, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherland, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and United States.

Winning a Muse Creative Award can be a significant career milestone. With vetted panelists, tough criteria, blind judging processes, and strict bylaws limiting winners, only the best entries receive this coveted statuette.

Kenjo Ong, President for the International Awards Associates (IAA)

Custom (Award-Winning) Solutions

Here at Linchpin, we’re fortunate to work with a diverse set of clients helping us to deliver a great user experience regardless of industry or niche. Whether a business is selling a physical product, looking to generate leads, revitalizing their brand, or focused on educating site visitors, we collaborate closely with all our clients to design and build customized solutions to solve their immediate and long term goals.

See how we helped Carousel Industries reface their digital presence with a custom WordPress website, and how we revamped Foster Grant’s e-commerce experience with a custom enterprise Magento solution. Browse all the award-winning work from across the globe over on the Muse website – Enjoy!

Did you know? Linchpin is recognized as a Top USA eCommerce Development Company on DesignRush, alongside other talented agencies across the nation – check us out here!


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Mary Beth Amaral

With a keen eye for detail, Mary Beth dreams of a pixel perfect world. After graduating summa cum laude from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth with a BFA in Graphic Design and a minor in Art History, Mary Beth’s love of learning sent her back to her alma mater where she further explored her passion for information architecture and user experience, earning a degree in Web & Interactive Design.

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