Eight Brands Nominated in Journalism, Social Media, Commentary, and Design Categories
Eight of SourceMedia’s brands have been named finalists in 18 categories for the American Society of Business Press Editors (ASBPE) 2015 Azbee Awards of Excellence.
American Banker, Financial Planning, Employee Benefit News and Accounting Today were named finalists in multiple categories. SourceMedia’s brands were nominated for awards in both national and regional divisions, including feature article, profile, investigative, commentary, social media and art direction.
The Azbee Awards recognize the excellence and commitment of business-to-business and professional magazine, newsletter, and online editors and designers. The awards will be announced at regional ceremonies and at the National Awards Ceremony on July 24th in New York, held in conjunction with the 2015 ASBPE National Conference.
The full list of finalists includes (* Regional , ** National and Regional):
> Special Supplement*,“2014 Top 100 Firms/Regional Leaders”
> Social Media Presence, the Accounting Today Facebook page.
> Individual Profile – Long*, “How Chris Bauer Willed Anchor Bancorp Back to Life”
> Enterprise News Story **, “The Somali Money-Transfer Dilemma”
> Front Cover Photo **, “12th Annual Most Powerful Women in Banking”
> Front Cover – Best Typographic Cover*, “Why Bankers Should Care About BitCoin, Worry About P2P Lenders, And Welcome The Mobile Wallet Future”
> Feature Article General Interest *, “Why Bitcoin Matters to Bankers”
Bank Investment Consultant
> Feature Article General Interest*, “Dementia: The New Retirement Risk”
Employee Benefit Adviser
> Opening Page Spread / Photo*, “Power Broker: There is no distinction between client and prospect for EBA’s Adviser of the Year Will Glaros.”
Employee Benefit News:
> Front Cover – Illustration*, “Are Your Employees Protected?”
> Social Media Presence, Employee Benefit News’ LinkedIn group
> Front Cover – Best Typographic Cover**, “The Tech Effect”
> Impact / Investigative**, “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?”
> Editorial / Editor’s Letter*, “Editor’s View: Scott Wenger”
> Feature Series*, “Asset Allocation”
> Regular Column, Contributed**, “Portfolio Management: Allan S. Roth”
Health Data Management
> Front Cover – Illustration*, “Location, Location, Location”
Insurance Networking News
> Impact / Investigative** ,“How Auto Tech Will Alter I.T.”
“Strong content — powerfully presented and compellingly delivered — sits at the foundation of SourceMedia’s position in the business communities it serves,” said SourceMedia Chief Content Officer David Longobardi. “We’re very proud of the achievements of our editors, journalists, designers, and contributors.”
SourceMedia, an Observer Capital company, is a diversified business-to-business digital media, marketing services, research and event company serving senior professionals in the financial, technology and healthcare sectors. Brands include American Banker, The Bond Buyer, Financial Planning, On Wall Street, Mergers & Acquisitions, Accounting Today, Bank Investment Consultant, Health Data Management and Employee Benefit News.