Website is a winner in the news category

The Variety.com website design has been honored for excellence by the Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange at the 14th annual MITX Interactive Awards.

Variety.com was named the winner in the news category, beating out finalists that included Boston.com and Harvard Gazette.

The Variety.com redesign was created by MadPow, an agency based in Portsmouth, N.H. Variety.com general manager Jennifer Collins previously worked with the firm while at another company.

The MITX Interactive Awards, which were held Nov. 17 in Boston, recognize excellence in the creation of Web innovations designed, produced or developed in New England.

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