@d:tech Award for Delta Site.

Modem Media has received top honors at the @d:tech Awards on behalf of its work with Delta Air Lines` delta.com Web site.

Delta.com was recognized as the best site in the Travel & Tourism category based on its ability to provide highly valuable and relevant information to Delta`s SkyMiles customers in an innovative and effective manner.

The @d:tech Awards are considered the premier event for recognizing groundbreaking achievement in interactive advertising and marketing. Over 400 entries were judged within five award categories on areas such as content, structure, ease of navigation, visual design, functional performance, interactive tools, use of creative advertising and overall customer experience.

“We are thrilled to have received an @d:tech award for our work with Delta,” said G.M. O`Connell, Chairman of Modem Media. “Our unique ability to align our clients` business strategy with the needs of their customers is truly exemplified in this work. As a result of our efforts, Delta has been able to successfully migrate customer relationships online—- simultaneously building customer loyalty, lowering costs, and distinguishing themselves from competitors. We recognize and applaud the exceptional work of the Modem team, who worked collaboratively with Delta and Delta Technology to design and implement the site.”

“Since 1995, we have worked with Modem Media to create customer experiences that are second to none in the industry,” said Steve Scheper, Delta`s Managing Director of e-Business, Business-to-Consumer. “This recognition further validates the partnership behind building delta.com into a leading Web site that helps put our customers in more control over their travel planning while making their travel experience as convenient as possible.”