Awards & Recognition

Denver Web Design, Best Places to Work & Internet Marketing Awards

Webolutions is a BBB Accredited business carrying an A+ rating. Awards and recognition we have received over our more than 20 years in business include:


W3 Award – Web Design Visual Appeal & UX  – 2016

Denver based marketing agency, Webolutions, received two silver awards for website features on the Colorado Potatoes website by the Academy of Interactive Visual Arts. The awards honored Webolutions for Website Visual Appeal and Website User Experience.

Webolutions is excited to accept this distinguished honor. “Our team is really pumped to be recognized for a project we put our heart and soul into,” Matthew Reiswig, Webolutions Creative Director said. “The client was amazing and we had so much fun working together. Who says potatoes can’t be cool?”

Read more: Webolutions Earns Mutliple W3 Awards for Web Design


Davey Award – Web Design Food & Beverage Category – 2016

The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA) recognized Denver marketing agency Webolutions with a Davey Award for web design in the Food & Beverage Category for PotatoGoodness.com.

Each year, the Davey Awards exclusively honor the “Davids” of creativity, the finest small agencies, firms and companies worldwide.


Communicator Awards  – Marketing Effectiveness/Integrated Campaign – 2016

Award-winning digital marketing agency Webolutions’ recent client work was recognized as part of the 22nd Annual Communicator Awards with two Awards of Distinction in 2016. The first award in the category of Integrated Marketing Effectiveness was for a digital marketing campaign for our client MissionMode.

The second award was earned in the category of Integrated Marketing/Content Marketing for a comprehensive online content marketing program for Vision Care Specialists.

Read more: Webolutions Honored with Awards of Distinction


ColoradoBiz MagazineTop Company Finalist – 2015

For the second consecutive year, Denver digital marketing agency Webolutions, has been chosen in the top three for ColoradoBiz Magazine‘s Top Company Award.

“We are grateful to our amazing clients and the Denver metro business community who allow us to succeed simply by living our passions every day. We believe in making a positive difference in people’s lives. ColoradoBiz Magazine’s Top Company Award celebrates companies who strive to achieve this,” said Webolutions CEO John Vachalek.

“The criteria for nomination includes client performance, innovation, community involvement, an employee-focused work environment and industry recognition. Receiving this recognition for a second time reinforces our core belief that every company has an obligation to be the best corporate citizen possible.”

Read more: Top Company Award Finalist


Denver Business Journal – Top Web Development Firms – 2012

Denver-based strategic marketing firm Webolutions was recognized as a top three Website Design and Development Agency in March by the Denver Business Journal . This is the eleventh consecutive year Webolutions has made the newspaper’s list.

In 2012, Webolutions generated 57 percent of its revenue from Web design and development, launching 160 Websites. Webolutions Web design and development clients include Public Service Credit Union and Swingle Lawn, Tree and Landscape Care.  Founded in 1994 by John Vachalek, who still serves as the firm’s CEO, Webolutions is in its eighteenth year of serving Denver and Colorado businesses with Internet marketing solutions.

“The Denver Business Journal is an important barometer of what is important for Denver businesses to know,” said Vachalek. “Being recognized as a top Website design firm every year since 2002 is a proud accomplishment for our company.”


Davey Award – Website Design, Sports Category & Visual Appeal – 2014

The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA) recognized Denver marketing agency Webolutions with two 2014 Davey Awards. Denver website design for Fossil Trace Golf Club won in the categories of Sports Category and Visual Appeal.

“Fossil Trace gave us an opportunity to spread our creative wings, which was necessary for the website to accurately showcase the unique experience and beauty for which the course is known,” said Webolutions founder and CEO John Vachalek. “We combined our 20 years of Denver website design experience with a client who is passionate about their business and we’re very proud of the results. We’re glad the Academy agrees.”

The Davey Awards is an international creative award focused exclusively on honoring outstanding creative work from the best small firms worldwide. The 2014 Davey Awards received nearly 4,000 entries from ad agencies, interactive agencies, production firms, in-house creative professionals, graphic designers, design firms and public relations firms.


American Lung Association in Colorado – Largest Team & 2nd Biggest Fundraiser – 2014

Digital marketing agency Webolutions® received the Emily P. Bissell Award for its leadership and support of the American Lung Association in Colorado.

The Emily Bissell Award recognizes the “individual or organization who demonstrates admirable grass-roots leadership and support of American Lung Association in Colorado programs.” Over the past year, Webolutions partnered with the ALAC to improve the marketing efforts for the Run the Rocks and the Fight for Air Climb events. In addition, Webolutions created a team, Webolutions Revolutions, that was the largest team and second-biggest fundraiser. The company has raised nearly $14,000 for the American Lung Association in Colorado so far this year.


Internet Marketing Association – SEO Leader Award – 2014

Denver SEO (Search Engine Optimization) claimed a victory September 25, 2014, at IMPACT14, the Internet Marketing Association’s (IMA) annual conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, when Denver marketing agency Webolutions was awarded the organization’s Search Engine Optimization Leader Award.

“Of course we’re proud of bringing the SEO Leader Award back to Denver,” said Webolutions Director of New Media Strategies Mike Hanbery, “but we’re most pleased with the results that won it for us.”


ColoradoBiz MagazineTop Company Finalist 2014

Denver marketing agency Webolutions® has been selected as a finalist for ColoradoBiz Magazine’s 2014 Top Company Award.

“The Top Company Awards is one of the most prestigious and competitive business awards programs in Colorado,” said Sylvia Harmon, Associate Publisher of ColoradoBiz Magazine.

Criteria for the award include recognition and awards, community involvement, internal programs and perks, competitive advantage and financial performance.


Denver Business Journal – Best Places to Work – 2008 – 2012

Webolutions has been selected as one of ten finalists in its size category for the Denver Business Journal’s Best Places to Work award in 2012.  Webolutions was awarded the #1 spot for small-sized company in 2009.

“I am very proud,” said Webolutions CEO John Vachalek, “to have been selected as one of the top ten small businesses in Denver at which to work. It is wonderful to be experiencing the success we are enjoying in this, our 18th year.”

Winners and rankings will be announced November 15, 2012, and appear in a special section in the November 16, 2012, edition of the Denver Business Journal.


South Metro Denver Small Business Development Center – Corporate Sponsor of the Year – 2012

On Friday, January 27, 2012, the South Metro Denver Small Business Development Center recognized Webolutions® as its 2011 Corporate Sponsor of the Year. Webolutions CEO John Vachalek also received a Certificate of Appreciation from the organization.

“Webolutions was chosen because of its tremendous contributions to our Website design and development initiative in 2011,” said South Metro Denver SBDC Executive Director Marcia McGilley. “We exceeded all goals, thanks in large part to the excellent work Webolutions provided.”

The South Metro Denver SBDC achieved 223 percent of its goal for Job Creation, 225 percent of its goal for Job Retention and 111 percent of its goal for Business Starts. It lists the Website, blog and social media among additional highlighted achievements. The Center’s measurable business impact in 2011 was over $60 Million.


CUNA Marketing & Business Council Merit Award for Website Marketing 2011

Davey AwardWebsite Design, Food & Beverage 2010

South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce – Leadership in Motion Award

Denver Business Journal#1 Best Place to Work 2009


The greatest award we continually receive is the results achieved for our clients. Get the most creative and accomplished team on your side. Contact Webolutions today!