SurfPort Awards – TeliaSonera Honouring Excellence in Innovative and Easy to Use Mobile Content

TeliaSonera now presents the nominations for the SurfPort Awards, an initiative in partnership with Sony Ericsson, in order to reward and inspire content providers in the development of mobile internet services in the Nordic and Baltic regions.

“With SurfPort Awards our ambition is both to reward and inspire the development of mobile content to TeliaSonera´s common mobile portal SurfPort. Our main goal is to provide our SurfPort customers in the Nordic and Baltic countries with fun, useful and easy-to-use mobile internet services and the award nominations emphasizes the importance of the content provider in enabling the best possible content for the users,” says Martin Vendel, Head of Product Area Mobile, TeliaSonera AB.

The award ceremony will be hosted on October 28 in Copenhagen with the nominated content providers present as well as other prominent representatives within the Nordic and Baltic telecommunications industry.

Nomination categories: Nominated content provider:

Content Provider of the Year Lunarstorm, Sweden
Mobile Avenue Finland, Finland
Aspiro, Norway
Most Innovative Service Award HUR (Hovedstadens Udviklingsråd),
Svenska Spel, Sweden
VIISAS Communications, Finland
NRK-Mobil TV, Norway
Most User Friendly Service Award Responsfabrikken for Appollo travel wap
site, Denmark
Eniro, Sweden
Nordea, Finland
Cellvision, Norway
Rising Star Award Freeway for, Denmark
SVT Mobil, Sweden
Verozona, Lithuania
Digital Chocolate, Finland
Aspiro, Norway
Lifetime Achievement Award Unwire, Denmark
Aspiro, Sweden
NKP, Lithuania
Ilmatieteen laitos (Finnish
Metereological Institute), Finland
TV2Norway, Norway
Mobile Music Content Provider of the
Year Award
MTV Mobile, Sweden
RocketScience, Finland
Paragallo Mobile, Norway

For more detailed information on the nominees, please see appendix.

About SurfPort
SurfPort is TeliaSonera´s mobile Internet portal which provides customers with quick and easy access to e.g. entertainment services, e-mail, search engines, positioning services, news services and much more. It is today available to consumers in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Lithuania.