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2016 XBIZ Award Winners Announced

2016 XBIZ Award Winners Announced
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Jan 16, 2016 12:00 AM PST    Text size: 

LOS ANGELES — The winners of the 2016 XBIZ Awards were announced Friday night at the J.W. Marriott at L.A. Live in downtown Los Angeles. 

Winners were crowned in award categories across every major area of adult entertainment, including Movies & Production, Web & Technology, Pleasure Products and Retail & Distribution.

The 2016 XBIZ Awards winners are:

MOVIES & PRODUCTION       

Feature Movie of the Year
Wanted (Wicked Pictures/Adam & Eve)

Parody Release of the Year
Batman v. Superman XXX: An Axel Braun Parody (Wicked Pictures)

Gonzo Release of the Year
Anikka’s Anal Sluts (BAM Visions/Evil Angel)

Gonzo Series of the Year
The Booty Movie (ArchAngel/Girlfriends Films)

All-Sex Release of the Year
Big Booty Tryouts (Elegant Angel)

All-Sex Series of the Year
Angela (AGW Entertainment/Girlfriends Films)

Vignette Release of the Year
A Hotwife Blindfolded 2 (New Sensations)

Vignette Series of the Year
Tonight’s Girlfriend (Naughty America/Pure Play)

Performer Showcase of the Year
Jesse: Alpha Female (Jules Jordan Video)

Couples-Themed Release of the Year
The Swing Life (New Sensations)

All-Girl Release of the Year
The Business of Women (Girlsway/Girlfriends Films)

All-Girl Series of the Year
Women Seeking Women (Girlfriends Films)

Director of the Year — Body of Work
Jacky St. James

Director of the Year — Feature Release
Stormy Daniels, Wanted (Wicked Pictures/Adam & Eve)

Director of the Year — Non-Feature Release
Tori Black, True Lust (ArchAngel/Girlfriends Films)

Director of the Year — Parody
Axel Braun, Batman vs. Superman XXX: An Axel Braun Parody (Wicked Pictures)

Female Performer of the Year
Dani Daniels

Male Performer of the Year
Ryan Driller

Best New Starlet
Abella Danger

Best Male Newcomer
Axel Aces

Girl/Girl Performer of the Year
Vanessa Veracruz

Foreign Female Performer of the Year
Angela White

Foreign Male Performer of the Year
Danny D             

MILF Performer of the Year
Kendra Lust

Crossover Star of the Year
Lisa Ann        

Best Actress — Feature Release
India Summer, Marriage 2.0 (Lion Reach/Adam & Eve)

Best Actor — Feature Release
Steven St. Croix, Wanted (Wicked Pictures/Adam & Eve)

Best Actress — Parody Release
Riley Steele, Barbarella XXX: An Axel Braun Parody (Wicked Pictures)

Best Actor — Parody Release
Ryan Ryder, Peter Pan XXX: An Axel Braun Parody (Wicked Pictures)

Best Actress — Couples-Themed Release
Keira Nicole, The Swing Life (New Sensations)

Best Actor — Couples-Themed Release
Tommy Pistol, Wild Inside (Vivid Entertainment)

Best Actress — All-Girl Release
Penny Pax, Lesbian Fashionistas (Adam & Eve)

Best Supporting Actress
Riley Reid, The Submission of Emma Marx 2: Boundaries (New Sensations)

Best Supporting Actor
Brendon Miller, Batman vs. Superman XXX: An Axel Braun Parody (Wicked Pictures)

Best Non-Sex Performance
Roy Karch, Love, Sex & TV News (X-Play/Adam & Eve)

Best Sex Scene — Feature Release
India Summer & Ryan Driller, Marriage 2.0 (Lion Reach/Adam & Eve)

Best Sex Scene — Parody Release
Kimberly Kane & Ryan Driller, Wonder Woman XXX: An Axel Braun Parody (Vivid Entertainment)

Best Sex Scene — Gonzo Release
Jesse & Manuel Ferrara, Jesse: Alpha Female (Jules Jordan Video)

Best Sex Scene — All-Sex Release
Jada Stevens & Wesley Pipes, Interracial and Anal (Blacked.com/Jules Jordan)

Best Sex Scene — Vignette Release
Dani Daniels, Luna Star & Johnny Sins, Let’s Play Doctor (Brazzers)

Best Sex Scene — Couples-Themed Release
Riley Reid, Romi Rain & Xander Corvus, My Sinful Life (Dreamzone Entertainment) 

Best Sex Scene — All-Girl
Jessie Andrews & Carter Cruise, Jessie Loves Girls (Sweetheart Video/Mile High)

Screenplay of the Year
Jacky St. James, The Submission of Emma Marx 2: Boundaries (New Sensations)

Best Cinematography
Marriage 2.0 (Lion Reach/Adam & Eve), Alex Ladd

Best Art Direction
Wanted (Wicked Pictures/Adam & Eve) 

Best Special Effects
Saving Humanity (AMKingdom)

Best Music
Wanted (Wicked Pictures/Adam & Eve)

Best Editing
The Submission of Emma Marx 2: Boundaries (New Sensations), Eddie Powell & Gabrielle

Studio of the Year
Evil Angel

Best New Studio
ArchAngel

Marketing Campaign of the Year
Marriage 2.0 (Lion Reach/Adam & Eve)

Amateur Release of the Year
Homegrown Video Group Sex: The More the Merrier (Homegrown Video/Pure Play)

Pro-Am Release of the Year
Kayden Kross’s Casting Couch (Airerose Entertainment)

All-Black Release of the Year
Black Panthers 4 (Lexington Steele/Evil Angel)

Interracial Release of the Year
Carter Cruise Obsession (Blacked.com/Jules Jordan Video)

Latin-Themed Release of the Year
Colombian Fuckfest (Bang Productions)

Asian-Themed Release of the Year
Starfall (Darkko/Evil Angel)

BDSM Release of the Year
Shades of Scarlet 2 (Zero Tolerance)

Fetish Release of the Year
Comic Book Freaks and Cosplay Geeks (BurningAngel/Exile)

Specialty Release of the Year
Amazing Sex Secrets: Better Orgasms (Adam & Eve) 

Foreign Studio of the Year
Marc Dorcel

Foreign Director of the Year
Rocco Siffredi

Foreign Feature Release of the Year
How I Became a Sexual Slave (Marc Dorcel/Wicked Pictures)

Foreign Non-Feature Release of the Year
Do Not Disturb (Rebecca Lord Productions/Exile)

Gay Studio of the Year
CockyBoys

Gay Movie of the Year
Answered Prayers (CockyBoys)

Gay Director of the Year
Joe Gage

Gay Performer of the Year
Rocco Steele

Transgender Studio of the Year
Evil Angel

Transgender Release of the Year
Kaitlyn Gender: Based on a Not So True Story (Trans500/Pure Play)

Transgender Director of the Year
Joey Silvera

Transgender Performer of the Year
Jessy Dubai


PLEASURE PRODUCTS

Pleasure Products Company of the Year — Full Range
California Exotic Novelties

Pleasure Products Company of the Year — Sex Toys
We-Vibe

Luxury Toy/Line of the Year
Twenty One, Bijoux Indiscrets

Sex Toy of the Year — Powered
Magic Wand Rechargeable, Vibratex

Sex Toy of the Year — Non-Powered
Icicles Gold G1, Pipedream Products

Couples Sex Toy of the Year
Passionate Play Collection, We-Vibe

Innovative Sex Toy of the Year — Design
Form 5, JimmyJane

Innovative Sex Toy of the Year — Technology
Womanizer, epi24

Male Sex Toy/Line of the Year
CyberSkin Twerking Butt, Topco Sales

Male Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Perfect Fit Brand

Gay Sex Toy/Line of the Year
Fleshjack, Fleshlight

LGBT Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Spareparts Hardwear

Fetish Product/Line of the Year
Master Series, XR Brands

Specialty Product/Line of the Year
Clone-A-Willy Plus Balls Kit, Empire Labs

Excellence in Product Packaging
LELO

Marketing Campaign of the Year — Consumer
Ask The Doc Consumer Educational Marketing Program, Doc Johnson

Marketing Campaign of the Year — Business
Obob, The Screaming O

Lingerie Collection of the Year
Curve, Fantasy Lingerie

Lingerie Company of the Year
Coquette

Sexual Health Product of the Year
Revo Intense, Nexus Range

Sex Lubricant of the Year
Wet Silk, Trigg Labs

Sex Lubricant Company of the Year
Sliquid

Sensual Bath & Body Product of the Year
Lover's Traveler Kit, Kama Sutra

Sensual Accessory Product/Line of the Year
Magnifique Collection, Bijoux Indiscrets

Condom Manufacturer of the Year
Sir Richard's Condoms

Adult Game of the Year
Adult Charades, Kheper Games

Bachelor/Bachelorette Product of the Year
SnorkelO, The Screaming O

Soft Bondage Product/Line of the Year
Sexperiments, Sportsheets International

BDSM Pleasure Products Company of the Year
The Stockroom

International Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Fun Factory

Progressive Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Lovehoney

Boutique Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Hot Octopuss

New Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Shots America

Sexpert of the Year
Dr. Jess


WEB & TECHNOLOGY

Affiliate Program of the Year — Network
Gamma Entertainment

Affiliate Program of the Year — Paysite
Cherry Pimps

Affiliate Program of the Year — Live Cam (North America)
Flirt4Free

Affiliate Program of the Year — Live Cam (Europe)
AWEmpire

Affiliate Program of the Year — Dating
Dating Gold

Affiliate Program of the Year — Retail
AdultShopping.com

Affiliate Program of the Year — Specialty
MrSkinCash

Billing Company of the Year — IPSP
CCBill

Billing Company of the Year — Merchant Services
NETbilling

Alternative Payment Services Company of the Year
Webbilling

VOD Company of the Year
AEBN/NakedSword

Content Provider of the Year
AdultCentro

Web Host of the Year
MojoHost

Traffic Services Company of the Year — North America
Juicy Ads

Traffic Services Company of the Year — Europe
EroAdvertising

Mobile Company of the Year
Affil4You

Web Solutions Company of the Year
Too Much Media (NATS)

Design Studio of the Year
Zuzana Designs

Gay Web Company of the Year
Cybersocket

Innovative Web Product of the Year
CamBuilder (Streamate)

Progressive Web Company of the Year
TrafficHaus

Marketing Campaign of the Year
ExoClick (Optical Illusion)

Web Star of the Year
Kendra Sunderland

Live Cam Model of the Year
Ashe Maree

Adult Site of the Year — Video
Brazzers.com

Adult Site of the Year — Live Cam (North America)
Chaturbate.com

Adult Site of the Year — Live Cam (Europe)
LiveJasmin.com

Adult Site of the Year — Dating
AdultFriendFinder.com

Adult Site of the Year — Video-on-Demand
AdultEmpire.com

Adult Site of the Year — Studio
EvilAngel.com

Adult Site of the Year — Performer
AngelaWhite.com

Adult Site of the Year — Photography
HollyRandall.com

Adult Site of the Year — Erotic
SexArt.com

Adult Site of the Year — Gay
BelAmiOnline.com

Adult Site of the Year — Transgender
Trans500.com

Adult Site of the Year — BDSM
Kink.com

Adult Site of the Year — Niche
Blacked.com

Adult Site of the Year — Specialty
CrashPadSeries.com

Adult Site of the Year — For Women
XConfessions.com

Adult Site of the Year — Fan Site
WoodRocket.com

Adult Site of the Year — Virtual Reality
BadoinkVR.com


RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION

Retailer of the Year — Chain
Lion's Den

Retailer of the Year — Boutique
Good Vibrations

Online Retailer of the Year — Full Range
AdamEve.com

Online Retailer of the Year — Pleasure Products
LoveHoney.com

Online Retailer of the Year — Specialty
Stockroom.com

Progressive Retailer of the Year
The Pleasure Chest

Distributor of the Year — Pleasure Products
Eldorado

Distributor of the Year — Specialty
XGEN Products

International Distributor of the Year
Eropartner Distribution

Progressive Distributor of the Year
Williams Trading Co.

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