XBIZ LA and the 2018 XBIZ Awards: Jan 15th-19th

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XBIZ LA and the 2018 XBIZ Awards: Jan 15th-19th

The XBIZ LA Expo and Award Show is coming to Las Angeles from January 15th to the 19th. XBIZ is the largest adult industry resource and hosts several expos around the globe annually. XBIZ LA is free to talent, affiliates and producers, with discounted tickets to XBIZ.net members. Here’s all the details on XBIZ LA.

 

Takes Place Jan 15th – 19th At the Andaz Hotel

XBIZ LA will take place at the Andaz Hotel, located at 8401 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069.

 

Free For Talent, Affiliates and Producers

XBIZ LA is free for performers, affiliates and content producers. To request access, fill out this form. XBIZ.net members qualify for discounted event registration.

 

Ticket Information and Pricing

Early bird registration is only $199, so register before it’s too late! Standard registration is $500. Talent, producers and affiliates get in free, so if you qualify, definitely take them up on the offer! XBIZ.net members receive reduced rates.

 

The 2018 XBIZ Award Show

The XBIZ Award Show will happen on January 18th, 2018. The event will be hosted by adult super-star Jessica Drake and will honor top performers in brands in a wide number of categories. The categories are listed below. We’ll update this post to include all the nominations, after the process has ended and they’ve been announced.

 

Award Categories:

Movies & Production


Feature Movie of the Year
Gonzo Release of the Year
Gonzo Series of the Year
All-Sex Release of the Year
All-Sex Series of the Year
Vignette Release of the Year
Vignette Series of the Year
Taboo Release of the Year
Taboo Series of the Year
Performer Showcase of the Year
Comedy Release of the Year
Couples-Themed Release of the Year
All-Girl Release of the Year – Feature
All-Girl Release of the Year – Non-Feature
All-Girl Series of the Year
Director of the Year – Body of Work
Director of the Year – Feature Release
Director of the Year – Non-Feature Release
Female Performer of the Year
Male Performer of the Year
Best New Starlet
Best Male Newcomer
Girl/Girl Performer of the Year
Foreign Female Performer of the Year
Foreign Male Performer of the Year
MILF Performer of the Year
Crossover Star of the Year
Best Actress – Feature Release
Best Actor – Feature Release
Best Actress – Comedy Release
Best Actor – Comedy Release
Best Actress – Couples-Themed Release
Best Actor – Couples-Themed Release
Best Actress – All-Girl Release
Best Supporting Actress
Best Supporting Actor
Best Non-Sex Performance
Best Sex Scene – Feature Release
Best Sex Scene – Gonzo Release
Best Sex Scene – All-Sex Release
Best Sex Scene – Vignette Release
Best Sex Scene – Taboo Release
Best Sex Scene – Comedy Release
Best Sex Scene – Couples-Themed Release
Best Sex Scene – All-Girl Release
Best Sex Scene – Virtual Reality
Screenplay of the Year
Best Cinematography
Best Art Direction
Best Special Effects
Best Music
Best Editing
Studio of the Year
Best New Studio/Line
Marketing Campaign of the Year
Amateur Release of the Year
Pro-Am Release of the Year
All-Black Release of the Year
Interracial Release of the Year
Latin-Themed Release of the Year
Asian-Themed Release of the Year
BDSM Release of the Year
Fetish Release of the Year
Specialty Release of the Year
Foreign Studio of the Year
Foreign Director of the Year
Foreign Feature Release of the Year
Foreign Non-Feature Release of the Year
Gay Studio of the Year
Gay Movie of the Year
Gay Director of the Year
Gay Performer of the Year
Trans Studio of the Year
Trans Release of the Year
Trans Director of the Year
Trans Performer of the Year

Web & Technology


CPA Network of the Year
Paysite Affiliate Program of the Year
Retail Affiliate Program of the Year
Specialty Affiliate Program of the Year
Cam Company of the Year — North America
Cam Company of the Year — Europe
Dating Company of the Year
Payment Services Company of the Year — IPSP
Payment Services Company of the Year — Merchant Services
Payment Services Company of the Year — Alternative
VOD Company of the Year
Content Provider of the Year
Web Host of the Year
Traffic Company of the Year — North America
Traffic Company of the Year — Europe
Mobile Company of the Year
Web Solutions Company of the Year
Gay Web Company of the Year
Innovative Web Product of the Year
Progressive Web Company of the Year
Emerging Web Brand of the Year
Marketing Campaign of the Year
Cam Studio of the Year — Europe
Cam Studio of the Year — Latin America
Cam Site of the Year — North America
Cam Site of the Year — Europe
Cam Site of the Year — Gay
Female Cam Model of the Year
Male Cam Model of the Year
Web Star of the Year
Adult Site of the Year — Paysite
Adult Site of the Year — Video-on-Demand
Adult Site of the Year — Studio
Adult Site of the Year — Performer
Adult Site of the Year — Photography
Adult Site of the Year — Erotic
Adult Site of the Year — Gay
Adult Site of the Year — Trans
Adult Site of the Year — BDSM
Adult Site of the Year — Niche
Adult Site of the Year — Specialty
Adult Site of the Year — For Women
Adult Site of the Year — Fan Site
Adult Site of the Year — Virtual Reality

Pleasure Products


Pleasure Products Company of the Year — Full Range
Pleasure Products Company of the Year — Sex Toys
Luxury Pleasure Product/Line of the Year
Luxury Brand of the Year
Sex Toy of the Year — Powered (Vibrating)
Sex Toy of the Year — Powered (Non-Vibrating)
Sex Toy of the Year — Non-Powered
Couples Sex Kit/Toy of the Year
Innovative Sex Toy of the Year — Design
Innovative Sex Toy of the Year — Technology
Male Sex Toy/Line of the Year
Male Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Gay Sex Toy/Line of the Year
LGBT Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Soft Bondage Product/Line of the Year
Fetish Product/Line of the Year
BDSM Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Adult Game of the Year
Bachelor/Bachelorette Product of the Year
Specialty Product/Line of the Year
Excellence in Product Packaging
Marketing Campaign of the Year
Manufacturer Education/Training Program of the Year
Lingerie Collection of the Year
Lingerie Company of the Year
Sexual Health & Wellness Product of the Year
Sexual Health & Wellness Brand of the Year
Sex Enhancement Product of the Year
Sex Lubricant of the Year
Sex Lubricant Company of the Year
Sensual Bath & Body Product of the Year
Sensual Accessory Product/Line of the Year
Condom Manufacturer of the Year
International Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Progressive Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Boutique Pleasure Products Company of the Year
New Pleasure Products Company of the Year
Sexpert of the Year

Retail & Distribution


Retailer of the Year — Chain
Retailer of the Year — Boutique
Online Retailer of the Year — Full Range
Online Retailer of the Year — Pleasure Products
Online Retailer of the Year — Specialty
Progressive Retailer of the Year
Retailer Education/Training Program of the Year
Home Party Company of the Year
Distributor of the Year — Pleasure Products
Distributor of the Year — Specialty
International Distributor of the Year
Progressive Distributor of the Year

 

More Information Coming Soon!

All the event details are yet to be released. As event announcements are made, we’ll update this post to contain the new information.