Network 18 group has announced first Web18 Genius Awards. While Yahoo bagged Best Portal award , Shaadi.com and Orkut.com were announced the winners of Best Matrimonial portal and Best Social Networking website respectively .
The announcement brought mixed reactions from audience across the room, those who win cheered in pleasure and those who couldn’t make it to the top, emoted the promise to come back to win the title next year.
“This award is a recognition of the fact that we at Shaadi.com are doing what we set out to do in the first place: Listen to our consumers and ensure ‘customer delight’. Our growth & continued success over the last 10 years stems from the core belief that our customer comes first. The Genius of the Web Award is an important step in the right direction for us. Vibhas Mehta, Business Head, Shaadi.com said .