Movies & Production

  • Studio of the Year
    Digital Playground
  • Feature Studio of the Year
    Wicked Pictures
  • Gonzo Studio of the Year
    Elegant Angel
  • Parody Studio of the Year
    New Sensations
  • European Studio of the Year
    Marc Dorcel
  • Niche Studio of the Year
    Homegrown Video
  • Feature Movie of the Year
    Speed (Wicked Pictures)
  • Parody Release of the Year
    The Big Lebowski: A XXX Parody (New Sensations)
  • Gonzo Release of the Year - Non-Feature
    Tori, Tarra and Bobbi Love Rocco (Rocco Siffredi/Evil Angel)
  • Gonzo Series of the Year
    Big Wet Asses (Elegant Angel)
  • Director of the Year - Body of Work
    Lee Roy Myers
  • Director of the Year - Individual Project
    Nicholas Steele, "Bat FXXX: Dark Night" (Bluebird Films)
  • Female Performer of the Year
    Andy San Dimas
  • Male Performer of the Year
    Tommy Gunn
  • New Starlet of the Year
    Chanel Preston
  • New Male Performer of the Year
    Flash Brown
  • Crossover Star of the Year
    Riley Steele
  • MILF Performer of the Year
    Lisa Ann
  • Performer Comeback of the Year
    Dale DaBone
  • Acting Performance of the Year - Female
    Kayden Kross, "Body Heat" (Digital Playground)
  • Acting Performance of the Year - Male
    Keni Styles, "Malice in Lalaland" (Miss Lucifer Prod./Vivid)
  • Screenplay of the Year
    "Rawhide 2: Dirty Deeds" (Adam & Eve Pictures), Nic Andrews
  • Best Cinematography
    "Speed" (Wicked Pictures), Francois Clousot, Jake Jacobs & Mark Nicholson
  • Best Art Direction
    This Ain't Avatar XXX 3D (Hustler Video)
  • Best Special Effects
    Bat FXXX: Dark Night (Bluebird Films)
  • Best Editing
    "Voyeur Within" (Studio A Entertainment), Andrew Blake
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
    This Ain't Avatar XXX (Hustler Video)
  • Ethnic Release of the Year
    Black Ass Master 4 (Alexander DeVoe/Jules Jordan)
  • Interracial Release of the Year
    Lex The Impaler 5 (Jules Jordan Video)
  • Foreign Male Performer of the Year
    Rocco Siffredi
  • Foreign Female Performer of the Year
  • Gay Studio of the Year
    Titan Media
  • Gay Movie of the Year
    Brutal (Raging Stallion)
  • Gay Director of the Year
    Joe Gage
  • Gay Performer of the Year
    Spencer Reed
  • Transsexual Release of the Year
    America's Next Top Tranny: Season 6 (Goodfellas/Devil's Film)
  • Transexual Performer of the Year
    Mia Isabella

Web & Technology

  • Affiliate Program of the Year - Multi-Platform
  • Affiliate Program of the Year - Single-Platform
  • Emerging Affiliate Program of the Year
    Smart Bucks
  • Studio Affiliate Program of the Year
    BangBros (Bang Productions)
  • Porn Star Affiliate Program of the Year
  • Solo Girl Affiliate Program of the Year
  • European Affiliate Program of the Year
    AdultWebmasterEmpire (AWE)
  • Gay Affiliate Program of the Year
    (tie) Buddy Profits and PrideBucks
  • Specialty Affiliate Program of the Year
    Joanna Angel Bucks
  • Dating Affiliate Program of the Year
  • Retail Affiliate Program of the Year
    FN Cash (Fleshlight)
  • VOD Company of the Year
  • Live Cam Company of the Year
  • Content Licensor of the Year
  • Web Host of the Year
  • Design Studio of the Year
    (tie) Dickmans Design and Wyldesites
  • Billing Company of the Year - IPSP
  • Billing Company of the Year - Merchant Services
    CommerceGate-DHD Media
  • Billing Company of the Year - Alternative
  • Software Company of the Year
  • Traffic Services Company of the Year
  • Mobile Company of the Year
    TopBucks Mobile/Pink Visual
  • Gay Web Company of the Year
    Lucas Entertainment
  • Innovative Web Product of the Year
  • Progressive Web Company of the Year
  • Virtual Sex Product of the Year
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
  • Web Babe of the Year
  • VOD Site of the Year
  • Live Cam Site of the Year
  • Dating Site of the Year
  • Retail Site of the Year
  • Portal/Review Site of the Year
    (tie) and
  • Studio Site of the Year
  • Porn Star Site of the Year
    Tori Black
  • MILF Site of the Year
    Kelly Madison
  • Solo Girl Site of the Year
  • Gay Site of the Year
  • Specialty Site of the Year

Pleasure Products

  • Toy Manufacturer of the Year
    California Exotic Novelties
  • Luxury Toy Manufacturer of the Year
  • Alternative Product of the Year
    Mia Isabella Collection (Pipedream Products)
  • Innovative Product of the Year
    Cobra Libre (Fun Factory USA)
  • Sexual Enhancement Product Manufacturer of the Year
    Sex Voltz (Beamonstar)
  • Stimulant/Lubricant Company of the Year
  • Lingerie Manufacturer of the Year
    Baci Lingerie
  • Crossover Novelty Company of the Year
    The Screaming O
  • Excellence in Product Packaging
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
    (tie) Baci Lingerie and Fleshlight
  • Luxury Toy/Line of the Year
    Form 3 (JimmyJane)

Retail & Distribution

  • Retailer of the Year
    Castle Megastore
  • Boutique Retailer of the Year
    Good Vibrations
  • Distributor/Wholesaler of the Year
    IVD/East Coast News
  • Specialty Distributor/Wholesaler of the Year

Special Recognitions

  • Woman of the Year
    Allison Vivas, Pink Visual
  • Man of the Year
    John Stagliano, Evil Angel
  • Industry Pioneer - Web
    Mitch Farber, Netbilling
    Dan Hogue, DateCamCash
    Allan Henning, Dating Gold
  • Industry Pioneer - Video
    Patrick Collins, Elegant Angel
  • Industry Pioneer - Novelty
    Susan Colvin, California Exotic Novelties
  • Executive Leadership Award - Web
    Brad Estes, Video Secrets
    Harmik Gharapetian, Epoch
  • Executive Leadership Award - Video
    Moose, Girlfriends Films
  • Executive Leadership Award - Novelty
    Dennis Paradise, Paradise Marketing
  • Executive Leadership Award - Retail
    Theresa Flynt, Hustler Hollywood
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
    Michael Moran, Lion’s Den
  • ASACP Service Recognition Award
    Scott Rabinowitz, CyberStampede
    John Van Arnham
  • FSC Leadership Award
    Colin Rowntree,
  • Eros Progressive Business Awards
    Angelo Abela, Sexyland

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.