SOURCE: Joomla!


May 21, 2012 10:54 ET

Winners Named for Joomla! Open Source Creative and Artistic Recognition Awards

Awards Recognize Best Talent in Joomla Community

BAD NAUHEIM, GERMANY--(Marketwire - May 21, 2012) - Joomla, one of the world's most popular content management systems (CMS) used for everything from websites to blogs to Intranets, today announced the winners of the third annual Joomla Open Source Creative and Artistic Recognition Awards (J!OSCAR). The Joomla community, consisting of thousands of developers, voted on and handed out the awards at the 2012 J and Beyond Conference held May 18-20 2012 at the Dolce Hotel in Bad Nauheim, Germany. The J and Beyond Conference is the Joomla community's largest international conference.

The 2012 winners are:

  • JCE for Free Joomla Add-ons

  • ACL Manager for Commercial Joomla Add-ons

  • Beez for Joomla Template Systems

  • for Joomla Services

  • for Corporate Website

  • for Non-corporate Website

  • for eCommerce Website

  • for Mobile Website

  • Michael Babker for Github Junkie

  • Brian Teeman for Communications Junkie

  • Mark Dexter for Bug Junkie

  • Joomla Platform for Innovation of the Year

  • Ryan Ozimek for Personal Contribution

"The J!OSCAR Awards are given to the very best talent in the Joomla community and we are proud to recognize more than a dozen companies and people this year," said Victor Drover, who oversaw this year's J!OSCAR awards and is part of the Joomla Events team. "Without their contribution, Joomla wouldn't be able to grow like it has."

A complete list of the winners can be found at

About Joomla!
Joomla is one of the world's most popular open source content management systems (CMS). With 2.8 percent of the Web running on Joomla, it is used for everything from small personal websites and blogs to some of the largest enterprise, highest trafficked websites and Intranets including those operated by Citibank, eBay, General Electric, Harvard University, Ikea, McDonald's, Sony, many large nations and more. Due to its power and elegance, the most inexperienced user to the most seasoned web developer can use it. Since its inception in 2005, Joomla has been 100 percent community owned and operated. The Joomla community is a true collaboration of thousands of open source developers and millions of everyday users who account for its software being downloaded more than 31 million times to date. For more information, visit

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