Matcha Design Places First in the American Design Awards 2011 Winter Semi Annual

Tulsa, OK - June 17, 2011 - Matcha Design announced today that they have received 1st place in the American Design Awards 2011 Winter Semi Annual, non-flash web design category for Matcha Design was among 55 winners chosen from 1502 entries internationally.

ada-winter-1st.jpg"We are not sure whether design standards are getting higher, or designers are just pushing the envelope more and more" said Kevin Javid of the American Design Awards - "There were so many impressive design entries, that our judges were actually complaining about how stressful it is to leave so many great designs out of the second round."

"We would like to congratulate you on winning a 1st place accolade in the Web Design (Non-Flash) category, in American Design Awards’ 2011 Winter Semi Annual Design Contest. You are among a handful of participants who exceeded our judges’ highest design and ethical standards, and for that we are proud of you!" congratulated by the American Design Awards. "We know we worked very hard on the site and are proud of the outcome but we didn't expect our website would win the top honor. We are excited and also very humbled." said said Chris Lo, President and Creative Director of Matcha Design, "we'll continue to strive for excellence in web design, embrace the technology while gracing each website with creativity and attention to details."

The newest version of the Matcha Design website includes many new features. News and Awards sections keep users updated on recent Matcha Design events and awards won. Our blog issues regular tips and tutorials on various web development topics. The portfolio section provides numerous examples of our work, complete with a custom-designed filter, allowing users to browse by industry, service, and recognition.

About American Design Awards
The American Design Awards was established to recognize individual artists, design firms and companies who value the art of visual communication on an ongoing basis, through fair judging criteria by design professionals, with the goal to uphold ethical business and design standards. The American Design Awards looks at and grades over a thousand web design entries in each of their Winter and Summer semi-annual contests. Grading is based on creativity, effectiveness, and practicality.

About Matcha Design
Matcha Design is a full-service creative agency specializing in web designprintidentitybrandinginterface designvideo productionstill photography and motion design. With a passion for excellence and a multi-cultural background, our award-winning practices prove our philosophy; our clients aren’t numbers, they’re relationships. For more information, visit

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