The Tulsa State Fair has been voted The Best Fair Website In The World. The Tulsa State Fair website has received first place honors in both the Website and Mobile Web categories of the annual International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) communication awards. The Tulsa State Fair competes in Division 5, the largest category, requiring an event attendance of over 1 million, truly making them the best of the best for 2014.
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December 17, 2014 -- The Tulsa State Fair has received an Award of Distinction for Communications in the following categories: 18 – Website, 19 – Mobile Web and 20 – Mobile App from the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) headquartered in Springfield, Mo.
There are a total of 21 award categories for the Communications Awards, each divided into 5 divisions by attendance, that a Fair or Expo can enter. The entries are evaluated and judged by a team of industry leaders. These individuals are selected from the membership of International Association of Fairs and Expositions, which has over 1,200 members from around the globe.
The awards were presented during the Awards Reception on Dec. 10, 2014, during the 124th annual IAFE Convention held in Las Vegas, Nev. The Tulsa State Fair can take great pride in knowing that their event has been selected for this prestigious honor. These awards are sponsored by K&K Insurance, headquartered in Indiana.
The purpose of this competition is to improve the advertising and publicity programs of fairs and to provide recognition for those fairs doing an outstanding job.
The International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE), based in Springfield, Mo., is a voluntary, nonprofit corporation, serving state, provincial, regional, and county agricultural fairs, shows, exhibitions, and expositions. Its associate members include state and provincial associations of fairs, non- agricultural expositions and festivals, associations, corporations, and individuals engaged in providing products and services to its members, all of whom are interested in the improvement of fairs, shows, expositions, and allied fields.