LONDON, Oct. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions (Nasdaq:NDAQ) clients have been awarded Gold and Silver in the 'Best Online Newsroom' category at Europe's prestigious Digital Impact Awards. After being named finalists in September, Honda (UK) was awarded Gold and Heathrow Airport was awarded Silver for demonstrating best practice examples of digital stakeholder communications.
Organized by stakeholder relations magazine, Communicate, the Digital Impact Awards are Europe's leading established program to recognize and celebrate excellence in digital stakeholder communications. All winners' projects, including Honda (UK)'s Online Newsroom, will be showcased on the Digital Impact Awards website and each category will have its own fully search optimized page. Honda (UK) and Heathrow Airport's newsrooms were designed, built and hosted by the NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions Communications Suite of products.
"NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions is proud to be the partner of choice for Honda (UK) and Heathrow Airport's winning online newsrooms," said Demetrios Skalkotos, Senior Vice President, NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions. "We attribute the success of our products to the cutting-edge design work of NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions, and the in-house expertise involved in creating a positive newsroom experience for which our companies and their key constituencies can be proud. Leading brands such as Honda (UK) and Heathrow Airport recognize the importance of an online newsroom, and we're delighted that they and NASDAQ OMX have been recognized today."The Awards ceremony was held at The Brewery in London, on October 16 th. For more information on the NASDAQ OMX Communications Suite, please visit: http://www.globenewswire.com/Home/Media-Suite/Media-Newsrooms To view the Honda and Heathrow Airport Online Newsrooms, please visit: http://newsroom.honda.co.uk/default.aspx and http://mediacentre.heathrowairport.com/ . About NASDAQ OMX: The inventor of the electronic exchange, The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. fuels economies and provides transformative technologies for the entire lifecycle of a trade - from risk management to trade to surveillance to clearing. In the U.S. and Europe, we own and operate 25 markets, 3 clearinghouses and 5 central securities depositories supporting equities, options, fixed income, derivatives, commodities, futures and structured products. Able to process more than 1 million messages per second at sub-40 microsecond speeds with 99.99% uptime, our technology drives more than 70 marketplaces in 50 developed and emerging countries into the future, powering 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Our award-winning data products and worldwide indexes are the benchmarks in the financial industry. Home to approximately 3,400 listed companies worth $6.2 trillion in market cap whose innovations shape our world, we give the ideas of tomorrow access to capital today. Welcome to where the world takes a big leap forward, daily. Welcome to the NASDAQ OMX Century. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com . Follow us on Facebook ( http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ ) and Twitter ( http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx ). (Symbol: NDAQ and member of S&P 500) The information contained above is provided for informational and educational purposes only, and nothing contained herein should be construed as investment advice, either on behalf of a particular security or an overall investment strategy. Neither The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. nor any of its affiliates makes any recommendation to buy or sell any security or any representation about the financial condition of any company. Statements regarding NASDAQ-listed companies are not guarantees of future performance. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied. Past performance is not indicative of future results. Investors should undertake their own due diligence and carefully evaluate companies before investing. ADVICE FROM A SECURITIES PROFESSIONAL IS STRONGLY ADVISED.