Suunto Sport Pages developed by Knowit Oy awarded as the best webpage in Europe

Published 17 Oct 2014

Suunto Sport Pages won the award in European Digital Communication Awards in the website category. The competition rewards the best European digital communication acts. Winner's content, navigation, functionality and design must meet the highest standards and fit perfectly into the organisation’s communications goals. Technical development for Suunto Sport Pages was done by Knowit Oy in Finland.

- We are really excited to receive this award. Users of Suunto's products do great things every day and the Sport Pages are excellent place to present and share these adventures, says Janne Kallio, Head of Digital Marketing at Suunto.

This is not the first time Suunto is awarded for its web services. Movescount, a global website for sport people, won "Sports Standard of Excellence" award in the international WebAwards competition. Knowit Oy had a large role in developing the Movescount website.

- The long-term extensive co-operation with Suunto has produced really outstanding results. Suunto Sport Pages is a great example of how EPiServer is responding to businesses' growing digital needs, says Janne Tuominiemi, Director of Digital Business in Knowit Oy.

Digital Communication Awards is a competition organised yearly by Quadriga University of Applied Sciences in Berlin. The jury of renowned communication professionals and social media and digital communication experts chooses the winners for different categories in digital campaign, online strategy, innovation, B2B communication, recruiting and intranet.

Suunto was born in 1936, when Finnish orienteer and engineer Tuomas Vohlonen invented the mass production method for the liquid-filled compass. Since then, Suunto has been at the forefront of design and innovation for sports watches, dive computers and sports instruments used by adventurers all over the globe. From the highest mountains to the deepest oceans, Suunto physically and mentally equips outdoor adventurers to conquer new territory.

Suunto's headquarters and manufacturing plant is in Vantaa, Finland. Employing more than 400 people worldwide, Suunto products are sold in over 100 countries. The company is a subsidiary of Amer Sports Corporation along with its sister brands Salomon, Arc'teryx, Atomic, Wilson, Precor, and Mavic.

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