Sandy Spring Bank Website Selected as Standard of Excellence Winner In 2017 WebAwards

The Web Marketing Association recently announced the winners of its 21st annual WebAward competition for website development and Unleashed Technologies’ entry in the Bank category, the new Sandy Spring Bank website, was selected as a "Standard of Excellence winner. Entries from 52 countries were adjudicated in 96 industry categories during this year's competition. Entries were judged on design, copy writing, innovation, content, interactivity, navigation, and use of technology.

Sandy Spring Bank Website

The new SandySpringBank.com, built using open source technology platform Drupal 8, delivers an enhanced user experience and an easy-to-use interface, allowing clients to effortlessly find exactly what they need, when they need it.

Unleashed Technologies and Sandy Spring Bank worked together to create a dynamic web presence that provides the bank’s clients with the following features:

  • A responsive design that allows clients to seamlessly navigate the site from any device
  • A robust search function and easy-to-use menu options, offering quick access to any information
  • Expanded resources for users, including calculators and a searchable FAQ section

“As banking continues to evolve, we fully expect the website experience to become increasingly vital to the depth of the bank/client relationship” said Michael Spinosa, CEO of Unleashed Technologies. “The new site delivers on the high standard of quality the public expects from an institution such as Sandy Spring Bank and our team is thrilled to hear the tremendous effort that went into this initiative has been recognized.”

As one of the premier banks in the Greater Washington DC region, Sandy Spring Bank has been helping to build strong communities for nearly 150 years. Through its comprehensive set of sophisticated products and services, Sandy Spring Bank helps individuals, families, and businesses at every stage of life.

To explore the new website, visit www.sandyspringbank.com.

To read the press release, click here.

About Unleashed Technologies

Unleashed Technologies is an enterprise Wosting® firm based in Columbia, Maryland, providing complete web and hosting solutions to clients across multiple vertical markets. Unleashed Technologies has earned the distinction of being one of Inc. Magazine's top 5000 fastest growing private companies in 2013, 2014, and 2015. The firm is also recognized as a 2016 and 2017 Top Drupal Developer by independent review site Clutch.co. With unparalleled web development and integration capabilities, Unleashed Technologies delivers custom, cost-effective digital presences that create an exceptional user experience while achieving key business objectives.

For more information on Unleashed Technologies: www.unleashed-technologies.com

Media Contact: Chris Jorgenson, Director of Marketing, Unleashed Technologies, 410-864-8980 x135, cjorgenson@unleashed-technologies.com

About the Web Marketing Association

The Web Marketing Association is working to create a high standard of excellence for Web site development and marketing on the Internet. Staffed by volunteers, it is made up of Internet marketing, advertising, PR and design professionals who share an interest in improving the quality of Website development and marketing on the Internet. Since 1997, the Web Marketing Association’s annual WebAwardInternet Advertising Competition and MobileWebAward award programs have been helping interactive professionals promote themselves, their companies, and their best work to the outside world. Now in its 21st year, the WebAward Competition is the premier award event for Web developers and marketers worldwide. A complete list of the winning sites can be found at the WebAward Web site at www.webaward.org.