BASIC CEO & Executive Creative Director, Matt Faulk is appointed IADAS judge for 20th Webby Anniversary

News Posted on — 01.20.2016

BASIC CEO & Executive Creative Director, Matt Faulk is appointed IADAS judge for 20th Webby Anniversary


This year, BASIC CEO and Executive Creative Director, Matt Faulk has been appointed as an International Academy of Digital Arts and Science.


The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences is an international organization that helps celebrate the internet's highest honors for websites and individual achievement in technology and creativity. Each year, The Academy selects the Nominees and winners for the Webby Awards, the leading international award honoring excellence on the internet. 

Selected amongst the best from nearly 13,000 entries in 2015's Webby Awards, our agency was awarded by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences for our e-Commerce collaborations with Nixon and Incase. Both of these projects were highlighted with best practices, e-Commerce and mobile e-Commerce categories. 

This year, BASIC CEO and Executive Creative Director, Matt Faulk has been appointed as an IADAS judge. The Academy members are leading industry experts, evangelists, and visionaries working to advance the industry. 

"As a brand and digital design agency, we've always looked to the Webby Awards as the pinnacle award program, so it was an honor to become a member of IADAS and a judge of this year's 20th anniversary program. I'm excited to share my knowledge of the industry and continue to stay committed to progressing creativity on the web," said Matt Faulk, BASIC CEO and Executive Creative Director.

About IADAS

The International Academy of the Digital Arts and Sciences was founded in 1998 to help drive the creative, technical, and professional progress of the Internet and evolving forms of interactive media. An International organization, The Academy selects the Nominees and Winners for The Webby Awards and The Lovie Awards, the leading honors for websites an individual achievement in technology and creatiity. Presented by The Academy, The Webbys and The Lovies recognizes excellence in interactive creativity, establishing best practices on a yearly basis, and thus pushing the standards of web development continually higher. 

About BASIC

BASIC is a San Diego-based brand strategy and digital design agency that helps brands deliver better experiences to their consumers. BASIC has built a solid reputation for using design to connect brands and people through the things they love... products, services, experiences and stories. With a growing client list of world-class brands and as a frequent partner to other high-caliber creative agencies, BASIC specializes in strategy driven and design-led brand communications and digital innovation. BASIC has earned Webby Award Honoree recognition within Best Practices, e-Commerce and Best Web Application/Services categories.