The annual awards celebrate the creativity and accomplishments of female colleagues who have moved their teams, brands and companies forward.
Fort Atkinson, WI (PRWEB) June 22, 2016
Amy Schwandt, group publisher, and Michelle Kopier, editor and associate publisher, at AC Business Media were recognized in Folio’s 2016 inaugural list of Top Women in Media. The annual awards celebrate the creativity and accomplishments of female colleagues who have moved their teams, brands and companies forward.
Honorees were celebrated during an awards luncheon on June 9 at the Yale Club in New York City.
Schwandt, selected for the Director-Level Doers Award, manages the sales, customer development and growth of Asphalt Contractor and Pavement Maintenance and Reconstruction magazines. She is also the show manager for National Pavement Expo held annually in the first quarter of the year. Schwandt has led the sales team to increase the number of exhibitors for National Pavement Expo by 20% and achieved an amazing 66% increase in attendance over the past two years. Schwandt is committed to helping her customers build their brands and generate revenue.
Kopier, selected for the Rising Star Award, manages editorial content and industry analysis in addition to her responsibilities as associate publisher for OEM Off-Highway magazine. In the nine years Kopier has been with OEM Off-Highway, she has taken the magazine from a U.S. print publication to a global media brand that includes an interactive digital magazine edition with bonus content that includes video, audio and animation. During her tenure the brand launched the industry’s first interactive, online specification guides for engines, pumps and motors and the Innovator’s Top Ten New Products award program.
About AC Business Media
AC Business Media is a business-to-business media company with a portfolio of renowned brands in heavy construction, asphalt, concrete, paving, rental, sustainability, manufacturing, logistics and supply chain markets. AC Business Media delivers relevant and cutting edge content to its audiences through its industry-leading digital properties, trade shows, videos, magazines, webinars and newsletters and provides advertisers the analytics, data and ability to reach their target audience.