Hartford, CT (PRWEB) July 5, 2010
According to The Alliance of Area Business Publications, the organization presented 107 awards to newspaper and magazine business periodicals at the end of its three-day annual Summer Conference in Indianapolis, IN. Hartford Business Journal was recognized in two categories.
The annual Editorial Excellence Awards competition recognizes excellence in journalism, photography and design achieved by regional business publications and judges are comprised of faculty members from the University of Missouri School of Journalism, with qualifications in respective areas.
“Recognition in these competitive categories is very rewarding,” said Gail Lebert, publisher of the Hartford Business Journal. “We strive to deliver the best business reporting in the Greater Hartford area and this confirms our excellence compared to our peers nationwide.”
Hartford Business Journal placed in the following categories:
Best scoop: Small tabloids
Bronze: “More Violations at Hartford Hospital,” Diane Weaver Dunne, writer and managing editor; John Ferraro, editor
Best Investigative Reporting
Bronze: Hartford Business Journal, Diane Weaver Dunne, “Profiting from Shadow Labor”
Hartford Business Journal was one of 47 publications that all together submitted 555 entries in the competition this year.
About the Alliance
Headquartered in Los Angeles, the Alliance is a nonprofit national organization representing 64
independent magazine and newspaper members in the United States, Canada and Australia. For more
information about the Alliance, call 310/364-0193 or visit http://www.bizpubs.org.
About Hartford Business Journal
Hartford Business Journal is the only audited weekly, subscription-based business publication in Connecticut. Whether it’s market trends, the latest merger news or an update on state government, this award-winning weekly is the “must read” for area business leaders. Hartford Business Journal has a total readership of 25,000 affluent and educated business decision makers in the 61 towns that make up Metro Hartford. For more information, please visit http://www.hartfordbusiness.com or call 860.236.9998.