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2017 Horizon Interactive Silver Award

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2017 Horizon Interactive Silver Award

Horizon Interactive Awards, a leading international interactive media awards competition, has announced the 2017 award winners to highlight the year's "best of the best" in interactive media production.

Now in its 16th year, Horizon Interactive Awards recognizes excellence in interactive media production worldwide. Since 2001, the competition has received tens of thousands of entries from nearly all of the states within the United States, as well as 16 other countries, including Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Malaysia, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey, United Kingdom, and United Arab Emirates.

Each year, entries are narrowed down to the "best of the best" to be recognized and promoted on an international stage for their excellence. The judging process involves a blend of the Horizon Interactive Awards advisory panel and an international panel of judges consisting of industry professionals. As such, winning entries have been dubbed the "best of the best" in the interactive media industry.

Media personality Shefik, a native of New York, has won one award in the 2017 competition for the "best of the best" website of his nationally syndicated terrestrial radio show, "Shefik presents Invocation" ( A Horizon Interactive Silver Award was presented under the category "Websites - Entertainment Industry". Shefik also served as a judge in the competition, for other categories in which he did not compete.




About 'Shefik presents Invocation'

Aptly titled Shefik presents Invocation, the nationally-syndicated radio show is a mesmerizing and thought-provoking journey through musical discovery and appreciation that spans the decades. The show is currently broadcast on 22 terrestrial radio stations and frequencies throughout the United States. Each one-hour episode, executive-produced and hosted by media personality Shefik, highlights one relatable focal point (chosen by Shefik), along with an accompanying playlist of songs (curated by Shefik), encompassing a unique thematic concept that invigorates the audience with creative impact. Top recording artists, actors, business executives, politicians, community leaders, and other special guests are invited to offer their own commentary on the weekly topic, as a supplement to Shefik's engaging mindset. The radio show's online hub at serves as a conduit for discussion of the show, while featuring related videos and auxiliary content. The journey continues right here and everywhere.