Rockville, MD — June 25, 2015 - Access Intelligence announced today the winners of its annual Editorial Excellence Awards, bestowing top honors upon editors and writers from a range of its leading media brands, including Event Marketer, PR News, Via Satellite, Cynopsis, Folio, POWER, Cablefax and Multichannel Merchant.
The program, exclusive to employees at the business-to-business media information company, shines a spotlight on Access Intelligence’s outstanding enterprise journalism, breaking news reporting, analysis and event content. A panel of external judges from the media field reviewed hundreds of submissions and selected nine first place winners and 18 honorable mentions.
“We are pleased to recognize our content leaders who fuel our print, digital and face-to-face programs across our many brands and who deliver relevant, compelling and unique content to our communities,” said Don Pazour, CEO of Access Intelligence.
Following are the 2015 Access Intelligence Editorial Award Winners including the editor and content teams:.
Winner: POWER: “Australia's Carbon Policy Predicament” (Sonal Patel)
Folio: “Publishing Industry CEO Surveys” (Michael Rondon)
StudioDaily: “Five Ways Jean-Luc Godard Breaks the 3D Rules in Farewell to Language” (Bryant Frazer)
Via Satellite: “Dish-DirecTV Merger Facing Familiar Hurdles in Different Media Environment” (Caleb Henry)
BEST FEATURE/HOW-TO ARTICLE
Winner: POWER: “Plant of the Year: Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System Earns Power's Highest Honor” (Tom Overton)
Chiefmarketer.com: “Jumping on the Mobile Bandwagon” (Patty Odell)
OR Manager: “Hybrid Media Leadership Turns Competitors in Collaborators”(Judy Mathias)
Via Satellite: “Inmarsat Exec Talks about Operator's Role in Search for MH-370” (Mark Holmes)
Winner: PR News: “The PR News Blog” (Steve Goldstein, Matthew Schwartz, Diane Schwartz)
MIN: “Thanks for min's Boxscore Memories” (Steve Cohn, Stacy Hill, Caysey Welton)
Multichannel Merchant: “What Would eTail West be like #IfThe80sNeverStopped?” (Tim Parry)
BEST BREAKING NEWS:
Winner: Folio/Foliomag.com: “Source Interlink Coverage” (Bill Mickey, Michael Rondon, Caysey Welton)
Cablefax Daily: “In the Courts” (Amy Maclean)
Via Satellite: “India PM Following PSLV-C23 Launch: We Must do More” (Caleb Henry)
BEST EVENT/CONTENT PACKAGE
Winner: Cynopsis: “Cynopsis Sports Social Media Summit” (Roberta Caploe, Chris Pursell)
Cynopsis: “Model D Awards” (Roberta Caploe, Jenn Ocampo)
Via Satellite: “SES + SpaceX: Shaking the Industry to its Roots” (Veronica Magan)
BEST NEWS ARTICLE:
Winner: Cablefax: “Political Advertising: Cable Expected to Steal Share From Broadcast” (Joyce Wang)
OR Manager: “Former OR Manager of the Year directs team at Nebraska Biocontainment Unit” (Judy Mathias)
Via Satellite: “NetHope Official: Satellite Response to Ebola is on a 'Scale Never Seen Before'” (Caleb Henry)
BEST SPECIAL ISSUE/SUPPLEMENT
Winner: Event Marketer: “Women in Events” (Sandra O'Loughlin, Jessica Heasley)
Chiefmarketer.com: “Video Goes Viral” (Patty Odell)
OR Manager: “Special Report: Education” (Elizabeth Wood)
BEST VIDEO PROGRAM
Winner: Multichannel Merchant: “Holiday 2014 News and Analysis” (Tim Parry, Mike O’Brien and Daniela Forte)
POWER: “A Novel Phosphorus-Free Cooling Water Treatment Solution” (Aaron Larson)
BEST VISUAL JOURNALISM
Winner: Via Satellite: “SES + Space: Shaking the Industry to Its Roots” (Veronica Magan, Brian Aloisio, Charlie Sands)
Honorable Mention: POWER: “The Big Picture” (Sonal Patel)
About Access Intelligence
Access Intelligence, a portfolio company of Veronis Suhler Stevenson, is a b-to-b media and information company headquartered in Rockville, Md., serving the media, PR, cable, healthcare management, defense, power generation, chemical engineering, satellite, lead generation, direct and event marketing, online retailing and aviation markets. Leading brands include Via Satellite, Power, Event Marketer, Chief Marketer, AdMonsters, Folio, PR News, Cablefax, Cynopsis, Media Industry Newsletter, Exchange Monitor, Defense Daily Network, AviationToday, Studio Daily, Chemical Engineering. Market-leading trade shows include SATELLITE 2015, Experiential Marketing Summit, EventTech, LeadsCon, OR Manager, LDC Trade Forums, ELECTRIC POWER, Energy Ocean, Offshore Communications and OPS. Access Intelligence also produces executive conferences for the healthcare, PR, media, cable, energy and defense markets.