New York, NY (PRWEB) December 11, 2013
SourceMedia received three first-place honors and six honorable mentions in FOLIO:’s 2013 Eddie & Ozzie Awards competition – including the prize for Best Online News Coverage. SourceMedia’s Financial Planning and Employee Benefit Adviser also won Eddie awards, which recognize editorial excellence for consumer and business-to-business media.
American Banker (http://www.AmericanBanker.com) – the leading information resource for financial services professionals – won the Eddie in the Overall Digital Category for Best Online News Coverage in B-to-B. The brand’s banking news coverage is founded upon its staff reporters’ deep and authoritative reporting and analysis of the events and insights that are changing the banking industry.
Financial Planning won the Eddie for “Best Single Article” in the B-to-B Banking/Business/Finance category. The winning entry – “529 Plans: Untapped Potential of College Savings Plans” – was written by Financial Planning senior editor Ann E. Marsh.
Employee Benefit Adviser won the Eddie for “Best Full Issue” in the B-to-B Banking/Business/Finance category, for its May 2013 issue, whose cover story focused on “The New Face of Branding” for benefit brokers.
SourceMedia also took home the following Honorable Mentions: Best Use of Social Media / Facebook for Accounting Today; Best Series of Articles for Accounting Today; Best Single Article for Bank Technology News; Best Full Issue for Health Data Management; Best Cover for Employee Benefit Adviser; and Best Use of Typography for ISO & Agent.
“The 2013 Eddie awards highlight SourceMedia’s core strengths as provider of market-leading information resources across multiple media,” said SourceMedia Chief Content Officer David Longobardi. “They also reflect some of our core content values – including immediacy, utility and engagement.”
The Eddie and Ozzie Awards, presented by FOLIO: Magazine, is the largest awards competition in media publishing. The Eddie Awards recognize editorial excellence and the Ozzie Awards recognize excellence in magazine design. The awards were presented December 5 at a breakfast ceremony at the Grand Hyatt in New York, which was attended by some 200 professionals in B-to-B and consumer media.
SourceMedia, an Investcorp company, is a business-to-business media company serving the financial industry and the related fields of professional services and technology. SourceMedia offers its clients and subscribers professional information services – both print and digital – industry-standard data applications, in-depth seminars and conferences, research, and specialized marketing services.