Worth1000 is a collection of online arenas where the worlds best artists compete daily in creative competitions.
Brief business history
The site was founded by Avi Muchnick and Israel Derdik. Borrowing its name from the expression "A picture is worth a thousand words", it opened to the public on January 1, 2002. A pet project of the two friends at the time, site has grown with time to a userbase of over half a million members and expanded its contest to cover a range of creative media. The newest reincarnation of Worth1000 launched on October 1, 2009.
They run lots of creative competitions all types, including Effects contests , photography contests, illustration contests, writing contests and more forms of multimedia.