AWARD WINNERS

Movies & Production

  • Feature Movie of the Year
    Half His Age: A Teenage Tragedy (PureTaboo/Pulse)
  • Gonzo Release of the Year 
    Inked Nation (Jules Jordan Video) 
  • Gonzo Series of the Year
    Angela Loves... (AGW Entertainment/Girlfriends Films)
  • All-Sex Release of the Year 
    The XXX Rub Down 2 (Digital Sin)
  • Vignette Release of the Year
    Sun-Lit (TrenchcoatX.com/Jules Jordan Video)
  • Vignette Series of the Year
    First Anal (Tushy.com/Jules Jordan Video)
  • Taboo Release of the Year
    The Stepmother 15 (Sweet Sinner/Mile High)
  • Performer Showcase of the Year
    I Am Katrina (Evil Angel Films)
  • Comedy Release of the Year
    Bad Babes Inc. (Adam & Eve Pictures)
  • Couples-Themed Release of the Year
    Unbridled (Wicked Pictures)
  • All-Girl Release of the Year — Feature
    Vampires (Girlsway/Girlfriends Films)
  • All-Girl Release of the Year — Non-Feature
    Angela Loves Women 3 (AGW Entertainment/Girlfriends Films)
  • All-Girl Series of the Year
    Women Seeking Women (Girlfriends Films)
  • Director of the Year — Body of Work
    Bree Mills
  • Director of the Year — Feature Release
    Bree Mills
  • Director of the Year — Non-Feature Release
    Greg Lansky
  • Female Performer of the Year
    Romi Rain
  • Male Performer of the Year
    Small Hands
  • Best New Starlet
    Honey Gold
  • Best Male Newcomer
    Lucas Frost
  • Girl/Girl Performer of the Year
    Darcie Dolce
  • Foreign Female Performer of the Year
    Stella Cox
  • Foreign Male Performer of the Year
    Steve Holmes
  • MILF Performer of the Year
    Brandi Love
  • Crossover Star of the Year
    Ela Darling
  • Best Actress — Feature Release
    Penny Pax, The Submission of Emma Marx: Evolved (New Sensations)
  • Best Actor — Feature Release
    Charles Dera, Half His Age: A Teenage Tragedy (PureTaboo/Pulse)
  • Best Actress — Comedy Release
    Joanna Angel, Jews Love Black Cock (Burning Angel/Exile)
  • Best Actor — Comedy Release
    Michael Vegas, How I Fucked Your Mother: A DP XXX Parody (Digital Playground)
  • Best Actress — Couples-Themed Release
    Asa Akira, The Blonde Dahlia (Wicked Pictures)
  • Best Actor — Couples-Themed Release
    Tommy Pistol, Ingenue (Wicked Pictures)
  • Best Actress — All-Girl Release
    Brandi Love, The Candidate (Sweetheart Video/Mile High)
  • Best Supporting Actress
    Kristen Scott, Half His Age: A Teenage Tragedy (PureTaboo/Pulse)
  • Best Supporting Actor
    Small Hands, Half His Age: A Teenage Tragedy (PureTaboo/Pulse)
  • Best Non-Sex Performance
    Alec Knight, The Candidate (Sweetheart Video/Mile High)
  • Best Sex Scene — Feature Release
    Jessica Drake, Ryan Driller & Michael Vegas, An Inconvenient Mistress (Wicked Pictures)
  • Best Sex Scene — Gonzo Release
    Abella Danger & Markus Dupree, Fucking Flexible (Toni Ribas/Evil Angel)
  • Best Sex Scene — All-Sex Release
    Ana Foxxx & Small Hands, Axel Braun's Brown Sugar (Wicked Pictures)
  • Best Sex Scene — Vignette Release
    Katrina Jade, Charles Dera, Tommy Gunn & Nigel Dictator, Sacrosanct (TrenchcoatX.com/Jules Jordan Video)
  • Best Sex Scene — Taboo Release
    Angel Smalls & Isiah Maxwell, My Big Black Stepbrother (Toni Ribas/Evil Angel)
  • Best Sex Scene — Comedy Release
    Joanna Angel, Abella Danger & Isiah Maxwell, Jews Love Black Cock (Burning Angel/Exile)
  • Best Sex Scene — Couples-Themed Release
    Gracie Glam & Ryan Driller, It's Complicated (Wicked Pictures)
  • Best Sex Scene — All-Girl Release
    Tori Black & Aidra Fox, Tori Black Is Back (Lesbian X)
  • Best Sex Scene — Virtual Reality
    Bridgette B., The Wrong House to Rob (VR Bangers)
  • Screenplay of the Year
    The Submission of Emma Marx: Evolved (New Sensations)
  • Best Cinematography
    Half His Age: A Teenage Tragedy (PureTaboo/Pulse)
  • Best Art Direction
    Justice League XXX: An Axel Braun Parody (Wicked Pictures)
  • Best Special Effects
    Star Wars Underworld: A XXX Parody (Digital Playground)
  • Best Music
    Agent 69 (Adam & Eve Pictures)
  • Best Editing
    Half His Age: A Teenage Tragedy (PureTaboo/Pulse)
  • Studio of the Year
    Vixen/Tushy/Blacked
  • Best New Studio/Line
    PureTaboo.com
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
    Vixen Angel of the Month/Year (Vixen.com)
  • Amateur Release of the Year
    Adventures in Wife Sharing (Homegrown Video)
  • Pro-Am Release of the Year
    Canadian Sex Trip 2 (James Deen Productions/Girlfriends Films)
  • All-Black Release of the Year
    The Black Out (Jules Jordan Video)
  • Interracial Release of the Year
    Interracial Icon 5 (Blacked.com/Jules Jordan Video)
  • Latin-Themed Release of the Year
    Nacho Loves Canela Skin (Nacho Vidal/Evil Angel)
  • Asian-Themed Release of the Year
    Asia Noir 7 (Video Team/Metro)
  • BDSM Release of the Year
    Whipped Ass 21: Masochistic MILFs (Kink.com/Jules Jordan Video)
  • Fetish Release of the Year
    Corrupted by the Evils of Fetish Porn (Severe Sex)
  • Foreign Studio of the Year
    Harmony Films
  • Foreign Director of the Year
    Dick Bush
  • Foreign Feature Release of the Year
    Revenge of a Daughter (Marc Dorcel/Wicked Pictures)
  • Foreign Non-Feature Release of the Year
    Rocco's Perfect Slaves 11 (Rocco Siffredi/Evil Angel)
  • Gay Studio of the Year
    NakedSword Originals
  • Gay Movie of the Year
    MXXX: The Hardest Ride (NakedSword Originals)
  • Gay Director of the Year
    mr. Pam
  • Gay Performer of the Year
    Colby Keller
  • Trans Studio of the Year
    Grooby Productions
  • Trans Release of the Year
    Buck Angel Superstar (TransSensual/Mile High)
  • Trans Director of the Year
    Dana Vespoli
  • Trans Performer of the Year
    Chanel Santini

Web & Technology

  • CPA Network of the Year
    CrakRevenue
  • Paysite Affiliate Program of the Year
    Bang.com
  • Retail Affiliate Program of the Year
    AdultEmpireCash
  • Specialty Affiliate Program of the Year
    iStripper.com
  • Cam Company of the Year — North America
    Chaturbate
  • Cam Company of the Year — Europe
    ImLive
  • Dating Company of the Year
    Adult FriendFinder
  • Payment Services Company of the Year — IPSP
    Epoch
  • Payment Services Company of the Year — Merchant Services
    NETbilling
  • Payment Services Company of the Year — Alternative
    Paxum
  • VOD Company of the Year
    AEBN
  • Content Provider of the Year
    AdultSexContent
  • Web Host of the Year
    MojoHost
  • Traffic Company of the Year — North America
    TrafficJunky
  • Traffic Company of the Year — Europe
    TrafficStars
  • Mobile Company of the Year
    BitterStrawberry
  • Web Solutions Company of the Year
    ModelCentro
  • Gay Web Brand of the Year 
    NakedSword
  • Innovative Web Product of the Year
    FanCentro
  • Progressive Web Company of the Year
    iWantEmpire
  • Emerging Web Brand of the Year
    FuckingAwesome.com
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
    Traffic Pimps
  • Cam Studio of the Year — Europe
    Studio 20
  • Cam Studio of the Year — Latin America
    AJ Studios
  • Cam Model of the Year — Female
    Jenny Blighe
  • Cam Model of the Year — Male
    Ethan Joy
  • Web Star of the Year
    Catjira
  • Cam Site of the Year — North America
    MyFreeCams.com
  • Cam Site of the Year — Europe
    Jasmin.com
  • Cam Site of the Year — Gay
    Flirt4Free.com
  • Paysite of the Year
    PornDoePremium.com
  • VOD Site of the Year
    AdultEmpire.com
  • Clip Site of the Year
    ManyVids.com
  • Studio Site of the Year
    EvilAngel.com
  • Performer Site of the Year
    ReidMyLips.com
  • Erotic Site of the Year
    X-Art.com
  • Specialty Site of the Year – Female Produced
    TrenchcoatX.com
  • Nude Photography Site of the Year
    MetArt.com
  • All-Girl Site of the Year
    Girlsway.com
  • Gay Site of the Year
    CockyBoys.com
  • Trans Site of the Year
    GroobyGirls.com
  • BDSM Site of the Year
    Kink.com
  • Virtual Reality Site of the Year
    WankzVR.com
  • Fan Site of the Year
    IAFD.com

Pleasure Products

  • Pleasure Products Company of the Year - Full Range
    Doc Johnson
  • Pleasure Products Company of the Year - Sex Toys
    Satisfyer
  • Luxury Pleasure Product/Line of the Year
    Mimic, Clandestine Devices
  • Luxury Brand of the Year
    Le Wand
  • Sex Toy of the Year - Powered (Vibrating)
    Touch Extreme Vibrations, Nasstoys
  • Sex Toy of the Year - Powered (Non-Vibrating)
    Womanizer 2GO, Womanizer
  • Sex Toy of the Year - Non-Powered
    Chrystalino Treasure, Shots America
  • Couples Sex Kit/Toy of the Year
    Pivot, We-Vibe
  • Innovative Sex Toy of the Year – Design
    Mimic, Clandestine Devices
  • Innovative Sex Toy of the Year – Technology
    The Fleshlight Launch, Kiiroo
  • Male Sex Toy/Line of the Year
    Pulse III, Hot Octopuss
  • Male Pleasure Products Company of the Year
    Sir Richard's
  • Gay Sex Toy/Line of the Year
    Sackjack, Oxballs
  • LGBT Pleasure Products Company of the Year
    Perfect Fit Brand
  • Soft Bondage Product/Line of the Year
    Fifty Shades Freed The Official Pleasure Collection, Lovehoney
  • Fetish Product/Line of the Year
    Kink, Doc Johnson
  • BDSM Pleasure Products Company of the Year
    Cyrex
  • Adult Game of the Year
    Acts of Insanity, Kheper Games
  • Bachelor/Bachelorette Product of the Year
    Pet Cock Willy, It's the Bomb
  • Specialty Product/Line of the Year
    Warm, Warm
  • Excellence in Product Packaging
    Jimmyjane
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
    New Generation, Satisfyer
  • Lingerie Collection of the Year
    Ariane, Coco de Mer
  • Lingerie Company of the Year
    Baci Lingerie
  • Sexual Health & Wellness Product of the Year
    Fun Cup, Fun Factory
  • Sexual Health & Wellness Brand of the Year
    pjur Group USA
  • Sex Enhancement Product of the Year
    Ginger Litchi Arousal Gel, Exsens
  • Sex Lubricant of the Year
    Silver Studio Collection, Sliquid
  • Sex Lubricant Company of the Year
    Sliquid
  • Sensual Bath & Body Product of the Year
    Naturals Sensual Massage Oil, Kama Sutra
  • Sensual Accessory Product/Line of the Year
    Nipple Play, CalExotics
  • Condom Manufacturer of the Year
    Paradise Marketing
  • International Pleasure Products Company of the Year
    Lovehoney
  • Progressive Pleasure Products Company of the Year
    Dame Products
  • Boutique Pleasure Products Company of the Year
    Hot Octopuss
  • New Pleasure Products Company of the Year
    Clandestine Devices
  • Sexpert of the Year
    Dr. Chris Donaghue

Retail & Distribution

  • Retailer of the Year - Chain
    Good Vibrations
  • Retailer of the Year - Boutique
    Feelmore Adult Gallery
  • 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
    Hustler Hollywood
  • Distributor of the Year - Pleasure Products
    Eldorado Trading Co.
  • Distributor of the Year - Specialty
    Xgen Products
  • International Distributor of the Year
    Eropartner Distribution
  • Progressive Distributor of the Year
    Williams Trading Co.
  • Retail Education/Training Program of the Year
    The CalExotics Institute, CalExotics
  • Home Party Company of the Year
    Bedroom Kandi

Special Honorees

  • Industry Pioneer Award — Movies & Production
    Ted Blitt, Mile High Media
  • Industry Pioneer Award — Web & Technology
    Karl Bernard, Gamma Entertainment
  • Industry Pioneer Award — Pleasure Products
    Dennis Paradise, Paradise Marketing
  • Industry Pioneer Award — Retail & Distribution
    Robert Pyne Sr., Williams Trading Co.
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2018 XBIZ Awards Winners Announced

The winners of the 2018 XBIZ Awards were announced Thursday night, Jan 18, 2018 at the JW Marriott hotel 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.

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