B2B Media Company Salutes the Editorial Leaders Producing Best-in-Class, Multi-Platform Editorial

Monday, July 11, 2016

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Rockville, MD — July 11, 2016 – 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 Multichannel Merchant, Defense Daily, Folio, Via Satellite, Cynopsis, and Power. The program, exclusive to employees at the business-to-business media information company, awards 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 twelve first place winners and twenty-eight honorable mentions. “We are so proud to have such outstanding editorial talent who deliver significant, useful and distinctive content to our audiences across all media platforms,” said Don Pazour, CEO of Access Intelligence. “The AI Editorial Excellence Awards shine a spotlight on the significant achievements of our content creators.”

Here are the Class of 2016 Access Intelligence Editorial Award Winners:  


Winner: Via Satellite: Mark Holmes (“The Evolving Role of Satellite in Modern Newsgathering”)

Honorable Mentions: 

—Defense Daily: Dan Parsons (“Incumbents Shut Out Competition In Marine Corps ACV Competition”)
—Rotor & Wing International: James T. McKenna (“After 10 Years, Have We Failed?”)
—Multichannel Merchant: Tim Parry (“Editor’s Notebook: Cyber Weekend BOPIS Went Smoothly… Kinda…”)
—Avionics Magazine: Woodrow Bellamy III (“Using NextGen to Improve Aircraft Navigation”)


Winner: Folio: Tony Silber (“The New Ways We Get Stuff Done”)

Honorable Mention:

—OR Manager: Judith M. Mathias (“Infections spur new guidelines for endoscope reprocessing”)


Winner: Defense Daily: Dan Parsons (“Lockheed Martin Surrenders Battle To Overturn Army’s JLTV Contract Award To Oshkosh”)

Honorable Mentions:

—Via Satellite: Caleb Henry (“Intelsat Tempers Down Disagreement Over SpaceX’s Experimental SmallSats”)
—min: Caysey Welton, Greg Dool, Tony Silber (“Meredith Shuts Down More Magazine”)
—Exchange Monitor / Weapons Complex Monitor: Dan Leone, Chris Schneidmiller (“White House Said to Propose Deep Cuts for MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility”)
—Folio: Greg Dool (“Rodale Cuts 40 More Staffers”)


Winner: Chemical Engineering: Dorothy Lozowski, Scott Jenkins, Gerald Ondrey, Mary Page Bailey (“Achema Daily”)

Honorable Mention:

—GHG Daily / GHG Monitor: Abby L Harvey (“21st Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change – Paris, France – Nov. 30 to Dec. 12”)


Winner: Cynopsis Media: Roberta Caploe, Lynn Leahey (“Cynopsis Rising Star Awards”)

Honorable Mentions: 

—PR News: Steve Goldstein, Seth Arenstein, Mark Renfree, Ian Wright (“PR News’ Social Media Summit and Visual Storytelling Workshop”)
—The Global Connected Aircraft Summit: Mark Holmes (“The Global Connected Aircraft Summit 2015 – June 2015”)
—Multichannel Merchant: Tim Parry (“Growing Global 2015”)


Winner: Multichannel Merchant: Tim Parry, Mike O’Brien, Daniela Forte (“Multichannel Merchant”)

Honorable Mentions: 

—Cablefax: Amy Maclean, Joyce Wang, Kaylee Hultgren, Michael Grebb (“Cablefax Team – General Excellence”)
—AdMonsters: Rob Beeler, Gavin Dunaway (“Where User Experience and Ad Ops Collide”)
—Folio: Tony Silber (“The New Ways We Get Stuff Done”)
—Folio: Tony Silber (“The Untold Story of How Magazine Media is Winning”)


Winner: Via Satellite: Veronica Magan, Caleb Henry, Brian Aloisio (“Emerging Space Powers: The Leaders of Tomorrow”)

Honorable Mentions: 

—Avionics Magazine: Veronica Magan, Woodrow Bellamy III, Sylvia Perna (“Global Airspace Mandates: Benefits, Changes & Requirements”)
—Avionics Magazine: Woodrow Bellamy III, Brian Aloiso, Veronica Magan (“Global Aircraft Connectivity”)


Winner: OR Manager: Judith M. Mathias (“Hiding in plain sight: Surgical smoke threatens health of OR staff”)

Honorable Mentions: 

—Exchange Monitor Publications: Alissa Tabirian (“U.S., Russian Officials Trade INF Treaty Violation Accusations”)
—Cablefax: Amy Maclean (“On the Set of the Walking Dead”)
—Defense Daily: Dan Parsons (“Sidelined In JLTV Struggle, Am General Quietly Collecting Millions in Humvee Contracts”)
—Rotor & Wing International: James T. McKenna (“Whither the Single-Engine IFR Helo?”)
—RadWaste Monitor: Karl Herchenroeder (“Source: Conaway Bill a Nonstarter”)
—Defense Daily: Pat Host (“McCain Downplays Significance of NASA continuing payments to Russia for ISS Trips”)


Winner: PR News: Steve Goldstein, Seth Arenstein (“PR News’ Crowdsourcing Issue”)

Honorable Mention:

—Chief Marketer: Beth Negus Viveiros, Patricia Odell (“Chief Marketer AgencyNext Special Issue”)
—Cynopsis Media: Roberta Caploe, Lynn Leahey (“Backstage at the Upfronts”)


Winner: Folio: Greg Dool (“Meet Alison Overholt: ESPN The Magazine’s First Female Editor-in-Chief”)

—Honorable Mention: POWER magazine: Aaron Larson (“CB&I Out, Fluor In at Vogtle and V.C. Summer Nuclear Power Plant Construction Projects”)VIDEO PROGRAM 

Winner: Multichannel Merchant: Tim Parry, Mike O’Brien, Daniela Forte (“Cyber Weekend 2015”)


Winner: POWER magazine: Sonal Patel (“The Big Picture”)

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, chemical engineering, satellite and aviation markets. Leading brands include PR News, AdMonsters, Cynopsis, Cablefax, Folio, Event Marketer, LeadsCon, Chief Marketer, Media Industry Newsletter; Defense Daily Network, Aviation Today, Studio Daily; Power, and Via Satellite. Market-leading shows include LeadsCon, AdMonsters OPS and Publisher Summits, The Folio Show, Experiential Marketing Summit, SATELLITE 2017, OR Manager, LDC Gas Forums, Clean Gulf, Electric Power, and Western Power Summit.-###-