This should be invisible

Canadian New Media Awards Crowns 2008 Winners

I just got back from this year's Canadian New Media Awards (CNMAs) at CiRCA. As far as award shows go, it's an uphill battle trying to sex up something that celebrates social media applications or excellence in cross platform but the organizers certainly tried their best. Comedian Sugar Sammy was the host and made the whole thing somewhat bearable for those of us cheering from the cheap seats.

Perhaps the most interesting of the categories was Most Promising Company of the Year. The nominees were three Toronto-based contenders including b5media, Filemobile and Viigo. Viigo walked away with the prize. The raw video of the the award announcement is posted above (I'm not making any promises for its entertainment value). Should give everyone an idea of what the whole show was like....


Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in Tech

Uber brings back discounted ride-sharing option to Toronto after three years

This is how Netflix's password sharing crackdown will impact Canada

ServiceOntario now lets you renew health cards and other things online

Toronto computer store closing after 27 years

New study shows remote workers in Canada get a lot of extra productive time

City of Toronto website still a mess years after it was supposed to be redone

People fear Loblaws-funded app may be the future of private healthcare in Ontario

Toronto woman says Shoppers Drug Mart sold her fake Apple AirPods and she's not alone