The best innovations in the mobile world will be showcased and honored on December 7th at the 2009 Mobile Excellence Awards in Los Angeles.

The awards recognize the best innovations in mobile business, technology, marketing and entertainment. The recepients are start-up companies, applications and studios and will be judged on their ingenuity, the mobile aspect of their application or business as well as ease of use among other criteria. Applicants are judged by a panel of industry leaders in the mobile and digital entertainment sectors.

Applicants for this year's awards include Clickatell and the US State Department's "Obama speech excerpts via SMS" for the Best Viral Mobile Campaign and WiChorus, which will contend in both the Best Mobile Start-Up and the Best Mobile Service categories.

Besides those in the four main categories, other prizes awarded are the Industry Star Award, the People's Choice Award and the Mobile Ambassador Award.

Mobile Excellence Awards
Sofitel Hotel - Los Angeles California
December 7, 2009