First Contact Works Webbys,
Portland, Ore.-based event management company, First Contact, will serve as registration sponsor for the 5th Annual Webby Awards, to be held July 18 in San Francisco. First Contact’s responsibilities include Web site design and development, seating assignments and on-site coordination for the “Oscars of the Internet,” as the Webbys are commonly known. First Contact conference manager Robin Koiro calls the job “a great opportunity for First Contact to help honor creative individuals and companies that continue to shape the high tech industry.” First Contact, 11950 S.W. Garden Place, Portland, OR 97223, 503/968-9277, www.gofirstcontact.com.