Irish start-up wins second prize at ‘Best App Ever’ awards

30 Jan 2012

The 'Save a horse' app

Tipperary start-up Grey Horse Apps has won second prize for the ‘Best Doing Good’ App in the 2011 ‘Best App Ever’ awards in San Francisco, California.

The ‘Save a horse’ app has been produced to support the work of the Irish Horse Welfare Trust.

More than 7,240 apps were nominated for the 2011 Best App Ever Awards and more than 1.5m votes had been cast globally.

“Grey Horse Apps are absolutely thrilled with this ‘Best App Ever’ award,” said Elaine Heney, producer.

“We are hugely supportive of the work the Irish Horse Welfare Trust do. We are honoured to be able to support them and raise awareness of horse welfare in Ireland.”

The ‘Save a horse’ app for iPhone and Android can be downloaded for free.