Happiness Factory, Zune Nab Animation Webbys

The winners of the 2008 Webby Awards have been announced, giving out honors in more than 70 categories for excellence on the Intenenet.

In the best use of animation or motion graphics category, the Webby went to Happiness Factory’s Now Hiring Coke ad created by AKQA. The people’s choice winner in this category was Zune, credited to T.A.G. SF/Firstborn.

Nominees included Audi A5 – A Rhythm of Lines, by GT; Electronic Arts Sim City DS, by Hyro Limited; and MTV Puberty, by WDDG.

[adult swim] favorites Tim and Eric, musician David Byrne, TV host Stephen Colbert, artist Will.i.am, producer Lorne Michaels and director Michel Gondry also received Webby Special Achievement Awrads.

The full list of winners, including links to the winning sites, can be found here:

www.webbyawards.com/webbys/current.php?season=CURRENT_SEASON