NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2013 (ANTARA/PRNewswire) -- Cloud b, innovators in creating products and programs designed to help children sleep, made headlines as their newest innovation to the bedtime routine, Tranquil Turtle was recognized with a highly coveted Toy of the Year (T.O.T.Y.) award in the Infant/Toddler category. The awards were presented on Saturday, February 9th at The Plaza Hotel in New York City at the Toy Industry Association's Annual T.O.T.Y Awards.

"We're so excited to see Tranquil Turtle recognized with this esteemed award," said Linda Suh, CEO of Cloud b. "We're dedicated to the ideal that all children deserve quality sleep, so we're especially proud that Tranquil Turtle was honored for its ability to do just that."

Tranquil Turtle is the first Cloud b product that combines both sight and sound features in one soft, soothing character. The innovative Turtle transforms any room into a peaceful seaside oasis! Glowing in a relaxing aquamarine or ocean blue color, the shell projects a magical underwater light effect with a gentle wave motion and plays the soothing sounds of ocean waves and undersea melodies. The total effect provides for a calm and relaxing environment, giving children a peaceful night's sleep.

Nominated products cover all aspects of the industry. The TOTY ballot was overseen by the TOTY nominations committee, which is comprised of major retailers, TIA board members, toy trade journalists and academics.

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About Cloud b:
Founded in 2002, the company is a pioneer in creating products and programs designed to help children sleep. Cloud b products soothe and comfort children, which, in turn, gives peace of mind to parents - and strengthens the bond between them. The company has become a trusted name with parents worldwide with award-winning products that are developed in consultation with an Advisory Board of pediatricians and specialists. Cloud b is best known for the popular Twilight Turtleâ„¢ and Sleep Sheepâ„¢. For more information, please email or call 888-4CLOUDB. Follow Cloud b on Facebook and on Twitter: @cloud_b.

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