WAYNE, N.J.—GAF Materials Corp. won two awards in the MobileWebAward competition, given by the Web Marketing Association to honor excellence in mobile websites and apps.
The firm was awarded Best Manufacturing Mobile Application with GAF Colors, an application that groups GAF's residential-shingle portfolio by color to provide users with easy navigation.
GAF's Roofing Wizard received the award for Outstanding Mobile Application. The app was designed to simplify the process of selecting the right roofing system for one's home by walking customers through the selection of shingle color, style, roofing system components and warrenty options.
“It's truly an honor to be recognized as a leader in the newly emerging space of mobile platforms,” said Ted Marcopolus, vice president of marketing services at GAF.
GAF was founded in 1886 and is one of the largest roofing manufacturers in North America. Its product line includes a number of steep-slope and commercial roofing systems.