Friday, September 4, 2009

Multiply’s Photo Books Named Outstanding Product of 2009

By Disney’s iParenting Media Awards

Digital Photo Books Selected From Hundreds of Entries As Top Product, “Just for Moms” (And Dads)

Multiply ( Photo Books have been recognized as a winner of the iParenting Media Awards Outstanding Products of 2009. Multiply’s Photo Books, voted an outstanding product “Just for Moms” (and Dads), was among a variety of products to be recognized, including items ranging from high-tech toys, safety gear and educational software to helpful books, audio CDs and Web sites. Award-winning products were selected based on their fun value, product quality, ease of use, play duration, educational nature and uniqueness, among other criteria.

This personalized photo book will be a treasured keepsake for many years to come. The process online to create it was easy and fun. The book arrived in a timely manner, and was stunning. The pages were sharp, the cover is beautiful,” noted one iParenting Media Awards’ Reviewer. “Navigating through the website was easy and instructions were clear. The process to create the book was never frustrating and there were so many options available for page layouts.”

Hundreds of products were submitted for judging in 20 categories. All products submitted for the iParenting Media Awards Outstanding Products of 2008 underwent a thorough evaluation process that has ISO 9001:2000 Certification from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). ISO is the world's largest developer of standardization regulations, and ISO 9001:2000 is an internationally recognized standard of quality assurance.

"We are proud to be recognized as one of iParenting Media’s Outstanding Products of 2009," said Peter Pezaris, CEO and Founder of Multiply, Inc. "Multiply strives to offer its members a comprehensive, top quality media solution. This award reinforces the quality of the products and services that our company provides."

To be considered for an iParenting Media Award, companies submitted four identical samples of each product that were precisely matched using iParenting's state-of-the-art technology to experienced reviewers within iParenting's database. Products were thoroughly reviewed and evaluated by a variety of sources including experts and families. Results were compiled and submitted to the iParenting Media Executive Committee for final approval.

About Multiply Inc.
Based in Boca Raton, FL, Multiply offers its members a comprehensive media management solution with social tools that allow them to share personal content safely and securely with a relevant audience of real-life personal contacts. The only mainstream social network with a fully-integrated photo finishing solution, Multiply makes it easy for members to order photo-centric products right from their accounts, and Members enjoy the benefit of permanent storage and back ups of their original resolution media files. Multiply’s best of breed privacy controls appeal to a growing number of individuals who are not only concerned with privacy issues surrounding other social networks, but who value content created by their real-world friends and family. Multiply is privately held with backing by VantagePoint Venture Partners, Point Judith Capital, Transcosmos and private investors. For more information, visit

About iParenting Media, an online community for parents and parents-to-be, is part of Disney Online's network of family-focused Web sites including Disney, and

Founded in 1996 the company has grown from a single pregnancy site,, to an award-winning network of more than 40 sites, in English and Spanish. The iParenting sites address a range of parenting issues from preconception through raising teenagers and beyond. iParenting Media's Editor-in-Chief, Elisa Ast All, MSJ, writes a monthly newspaper column and co-hosts a Chicago-based radio show, Points on Parenting.

iParenting Media produces the highly-respected iParenting Media Awards program, an ISO9001:2000 certified product review and awards program. Consumers can learn more about iParenting Media Award-winning products, and where to purchase the products via a retailer network online directory, by visiting

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