TUCSON, October 31, 2011 - Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau has won a Silver Award in the 2011 W3 Awards competition, for the visitRaleigh iPhone app.

The W³ Awards honors creative excellence on the web and recognizes the creative and marketing professionals behind award-winning sites, marketing programs, and video work created for the web. In honoring outstanding websites, web advertising, web video, & mobile apps, the W³ Awards is the first major web competition to be accessible to the biggest agencies, the smallest firms, and everyone in between.

In its sixth year the W³ Awards received over 3,000 entries from ad agencies, public relations firms, interactive agencies, in-house creative professionals, web designers, graphic designers and web enthusiasts.

Congratulations to the Greater Raleigh CVB on their achievement!