Stellar Transmedia Wins Prestigious Webby Award

Boulder, Colorado based Stellar Transmedia wins a 2007 Webby Award for LostbagsLostsouls.com in the best 'Reality' Online Film and Video website category.
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The Webby Awards, the leading international honor
for the web, today announced that LostBagsLostSouls.com, a website created
by Boulder, Colorado based Stellar Transmedia has won the 2007 Webby Award
for best 'Reality' Online Film and Video website.

Hailed as the “Oscars of the Internet” by the New York Times, The Webby
Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the
Internet, including Websites, Interactive Advertising, Online Film & Video,
and Mobile Websites. The awards are judged by the International Academy of
Digital Arts & Sciences, a global organization that includes Harvey
Weinstein, Arianna Huffington, Matt Groening, Jamie Oliver, Internet
inventor Vinton Cerf, and RealNetworks CEO Rob Glaser.

“The Webby Awards honors the outstanding work that is setting the standards
for the Internet,” said David-Michel Davies, executive director of The Webby
Awards. “Stellar's ‘Lost Bags, Lost Souls' is a testament to the skill,
ingenuity, and vision of its creators.”

“This is a great honor for the Stellar team. It validates the creative
talent of our entire team, while also proving that providing users
exceptional content in unique formats is viable,” said Mike Slone,
co-founder and creative director of Stellar Transmedia. “It's also nice to
see that in the heavily competitive world of the online Reality genre, that
we won directly against the likes of A&E Television and Microsoft/MSN
Entertainment.”

The 11th Annual Webby Awards received a record 8,000 entries from over 60
countries and all 50 states.

“Microsites like Lost Bags, Lost Souls is work we typically do as an
exceptional content offering for our destination website, OutYo.com. It's
also something we frequently produce for companies and advertisers to
creatively align their brand with an authentic product,” said Philip Drake,
co-founder and the business development director for Stellar Transmedia.
In 2005, Stellar was a Webby Award finalist for PowderRoad.com, a microsite
that complimented the coffee table book, The Powder Road.

Founded in 1996, The Webby Awards is known worldwide for its famous
five-word speeches.

“We are stoked we won,” said Philip Drake.

ABOUT STELLAR TRANSMEDIA
Stellar's business-to-business division provides a complete range of
services for companies in the outdoor industry including co-branded sites,
co-branded content, technology licensing/private label opportunities and
design services. Stellar launched its integrated public and private online
hub for the outdoor and action sports industry, OutYo.com, in early 2007.
For more information on Stellar Transmedia, visit www.stellartransmedia.com.

ABOUT THE WEBBY AWARDS
Hailed as the “Oscars of the Internet” by the New York Times, The Webby
Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the
Internet, including Websites, Interactive Advertising, Online Film & Video,
and Mobile Websites. Established in 1996, the 11th Annual Webby Awards
received a record 8,000 entries from all 50 states and over 60 countries
worldwide. The Webby Awards is presented by The International Academy of
Digital Arts and Sciences. Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards
include: Adobe; The Creative Group; Verizon; AOL Video; dotMobi; The
Barbarian Group; CondeNast|CondeNet; Level3; Adweek; Fortune; Reuters;
Variety; Wired; Brightcove; Roundpoint; IDG; PricewaterhouseCoopers;
2advanced.Net; KobeMail and Museum of the Moving Image.

ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF DIGITAL ARTS AND SCIENCES (IADAS)
The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences is dedicated to the
creative, technical, and professional progress of the Internet and
interactive media. The Academy is an intellectually diverse organization
that includes over 500 members consisting of leading experts in a diverse
range of fields, such as Virgin Group founder Richard Branson, Internet
inventor and Google Chief Internet Evangelist Vinton Cerf, “Simpsons”
creator Matt Groening, Real Networks CEO Rob Glaser, and fashion designer
Max Azria. For more information, visit www.iadas.net.

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