Press Release: Bounteous Wins Alongside Shake Shack at 2022 Webby Awards
Jury awards Internet’s Top Honor to Bounteous for co-innovation work with Food & Drink app
CHICAGO — May 10, 2022 — Bounteous, the digital innovation partner of the world's most ambitious brands, announced today that alongside Shake Shack, it has been named the Best Food & Drink App in the 26th Annual Webby Awards Internet Celebration. Hailed as the "Internet’s highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet.
Bounteous received multiple honors from the Webbies in 2022 and in previous years. In 2022, Bounteous was recognized with Shake Shack and several additional clients, including 60 percent of the Food & Drink category nominees.
"Bounteous and Shake Shack have set the standard for innovation and creativity on the Internet," said Claire Graves, Executive Director of The Webby Awards. "This award is a testament to the skill, ingenuity, and vision of its creators."
Webby winners are selected by a panel of jurors for recognition based on "overall experience," as well as excellence in the following areas: including Websites, Video, Advertising, Media & PR, Apps, Mobile, and Voice, Social, Podcasts, Games, and Virtual & Remote.
Overall, Bounteous was recognized in the 2022 Webbys with 4 Nominations (top 12 percent of over 14,000 entries) and 3 Honors (top 20 percent of over 14,000 entries) with the following clients and categories:
- Shake Shack - Webby Winner, Nominee in Apps and Software - Food & Drink, and a Webby Nominee in Apps and Software - E-Commerce
- Red Robin - Webby Nominee in Apps and Software - Food & Drink
- Dutch Bros - Webby Nominee in Apps and Software - Food & Drink and a Webby Honoree in Apps and Software - Best User Experience
- Wawa is a Webby Honoree in Social - Food & Drink
- Panda Express is a Webby Honoree in Websites & Mobile Sites - Best User Experience
Established in 1996, this 2022 Webby Awards received entries from all 50 states and 70 countries worldwide. Webby winners like Shake Shack are selected by judges with The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), a global organization of industry experts and technology innovators.
Shake Shack and Bounteous will be honored at the 26th Annual Webby Awards in New York City on May 16th, hosted by Roy Wood Jr.
Founded in 2003 in Chicago, Bounteous is a leading digital experience consultancy that co-innovates with the world's most ambitious brands to create transformative digital experiences. With services in Strategy, Experience Design, Technology, Analytics and Insight, and Marketing, Bounteous elevates brand experiences and drives superior client outcomes. For more information, please visit www.bounteous.com. For more information about co-innovation, download the Co-Innovation Manifesto at co-innovation.com.
About Shake Shack
Shake Shack serves elevated versions of American classics using only the best ingredients. It’s known for its delicious made-to-order Angus beef burgers, crispy chicken, hand-spun milkshakes, house-made lemonades, beer, wine, and more. With its high-quality food at a great value, warm hospitality, and a commitment to crafting uplifting experiences, Shake Shack quickly became a cult-brand with widespread appeal. Shake Shack’s purpose is to Stand for Something Good®, from its premium ingredients and employee development, to its inspiring designs and deep community investment. Since the original Shack opened in 2004 in NYC’s Madison Square Park, the company has expanded to more than 350 locations in 32 U.S. States and the District of Columbia, including more than 100 international locations across London, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore, Mexico City, Istanbul, Dubai, Tokyo, Seoul and more.
Skip the line with the Shack App, a mobile ordering app that lets you save time by ordering ahead! Guests can select their location, pick their food, choose a pickup time and their meal will be cooked-to-order and timed to arrival. Available on iOS and Android.
About The Webby Awards
Hailed as the "Internet’s highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet, including Websites and Mobile Sites; Video; Advertising, Media and PR; Apps & Software, Social; Podcasts; Games and Virtual & Remote. Established in 1996, The Webby Awards received more than 14,300 entries from all 50 states and 70 countries worldwide this year. The Webby Awards are presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS). Sponsors and Partners of The Webby Awards include Verizon, WP Engine, Canva, Omidyar Network, YouGov, NAACP, KPMG, Fast Company, Wall Street Journal, MediaPost, Podcast Movement, TheFutureParty and AIGA.