Movies & Production

  • Studio of the Year
    Jules Jordan Video
  • Feature Movie of the Year
    "The 8th Day", Adam & Eve Pictures
  • Gonzo Release
    "Pornstar Workout"
    Elegant Angel
  • Gonzo Series of the Year
    Big Tits Round Asses, Bang Productions
  • Director of the Year — Body of Work
    Axel Braun
  • Director of the Year — Indiv. Project
    Brad Armstrong, 2040, Wicked Pictures
  • Female Performer of the Year
    Tori Black
  • Male Performer of the Year
    James Deen
  • New Starlet of the Year
    Kagney Linn Karter
  • New Male Performer of the Year
    Dane Cross
  • Crossover Star of the Year
    Sasha Grey
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
    Throat: A Cautionary Tale, Vivid Entertainment
  • Parody Release of the Year
    Not the Bradys XXX: Marcia, Marcia X-Play/Hustler Video
  • New Studio of the Year
    Sweet Sinner
  • Performer Comeback of the Year
    Dyanna Lauren
  • Acting Performance of the Year (Male)
    Evan Stone, This ain’t Star Trek- Hustler Video
  • Acting Performance of the Year (Female)
    Kimberly Kane, The Sex Files: A Dark XXX Parody Revolution X/Digital Sin
  • Gay Studio of the Year
    Titan Media
  • Gay Movie of the Year
    ""Focus/Refocus", Raging Stallion Studios"
  • Gay Director of the Year
    Steven Scarborough
  • Gay Performer of the Year
    Tyler Saint, Logan McCree
  • Transexual Movie of the Year
    ""My Girlfriend’s Cock 5", Red Light District"
  • Transexual Performer of the Year
    Wendy Williams

Web & Technology

  • Affiliate Program of the Year
  • Emerging Aff. Program
    Cash Dorado
  • VOD Company of the Year
    Hot Movies
  • Content Licensor of the Year
    Platinum Feeds
  • Live Video Chat of the Year
  • Web Host of the Year
  • Design Studio of the Year
    Blue Design Studios
  • Dating Program of the Year
    Adult Friend Finder
  • Web Retailer of the Year
  • Billing Company — IPSP
  • Billing Company — Merch. Serv.
  • Billing Company — Alternative
  • Software Company
  • Traffic Service Company of the Year
  • Mobile Company of the Year
    TopBucks Mobile
  • Innovative Web Company of the Year
  • GLBT Web Company of the Year
    Buddy Profits
  • Web Babe/Starlet of the Year
    Jelena Jensen
  • Pornstar Website of the Year
    Eva Angelina

Novelty & Retail

  • Toy Manufacturer of the Year
    Pipedream Products
  • Innovative Product of the Year
    RealTouch, AEBN
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
    The Screaming O
  • Retailer of the Year
    Hustler Hollywood
  • Sexual Enhancement Product Manufacturer of the Year

Special Recognitions

  • Executive Leadership Award
    Mark Franks, Castle Megastore
  • Industry Pioneer — Web
    Greg Clayman & Chuck Tsiamis,VideoSecrets
  • Industry Pioneer — Video
    John Stagliano, Evil Angel
  • Industry Humanitarian Award
    Steve Bryson, OrbitalPay
  • Excellence in Alternative Erotica
    Colin Rowntree,
  • Excellence in Progressive Erotica
    Andrew Blake
  • Businesswoman of the Year
    Allison Vivas, Pink Visual/ TopBucks
  • Businessman of the Year
    Ilan Bunimovitz, Private/ GameLink
  • ASACP Service Recognition Award
    Joel Hall, Epoch
  • FSC Award
    Girlfriends Films

People Choice

  • Female Porn Star of the Year
    Teagan Presley
  • Male Porn Star of the Year
    Tom Byron
  • Best New Starlet of the Year
    Tanner Mayes
  • Feature Movie of the Year
    The 8th Day, Adam & Eve Pictures
  • Gonzo Movie of the Year
    Tori Black is Pretty Filthy, Elegant Angel
  • Porn Parody of the Year
    The Office: A XXX Parody, New Sensations
  • Porn Site of the Year
  • Porn Studio of the Year
    Wicked Pictures
  • Porn Director of the Year
    Will Ryder
  • Web Babe of the Year
    Ariel Rebel

2023 XBIZ Awards Winners Announced

Winners of the 2023 XBIZ Awards were revealed last night during a ceremony hosted by Joanna Angel and Small Hands at the world-famous Hollywood Palladium.

The ceremony was preceded by a glitzy, star-packed red carpet hosted by Kenzie Taylor and Kenna James.


XBIZ™ is the adult industry's leading publisher of business news and information, providing up-to-the-minute coverage of the industry at and in two trade publications — XBIZ World for the digital media market and XBIZ Premiere for the retail market.

In addition, XBIZ hosts five annual trade events including the adult industry’s biggest night, the XBIZ Awards. XBIZ is frequently cited in the media for coverage of the industry and has been published in CNN, Fox News, Newsweek, MSNBC, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, Wired, CNET, ABC, USA Today and Los Angeles Times among others.