The first GFY Awards to be held at Internext Expo took place January 13 in Vinyl at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. A crowd of adult online professionals gathered for the festivities to enjoy not just the awards ceremony but also entertainment that included music by Ironic Maiden, an Iron Maiden cover band that includes a veteran member of the industry who was also inducted into the GFY Hall of Fame this evening. With GFY “zookeeper” Eric Matis serving as emcee, the show also featured comedian Casey Balsham and a burlesque troupe. The GFY Awards are voted upon by members of the webmaster community at