2010 Bronze Award: Best for Women

Annual or Quarterly Publication – Organization budget greater than $1-million

Best for Women

Judge’s Comments: Every page in this issue was a surprise and a pleasure to read.  The design is clean and easy to read.  The cover and feature illustration stand out; the columns and the front of book and back of book hold their own as well.  There is continuity throughout the issue.  The printing is excellent and the color tinted pages are consistent throughout the issue.  The content holds your interest and reflects the interests of the audience and the organization’s goal and mission.

Entrant Details
Soroptimist
Best for Women
Laurie Graf

2010 Silver Award: VFW Magazine: Korean War: Special 60th Anniversary Issue

Annual or Quarterly Publication – Organization budget greater than $1-million

VFW Magazine: Korean War: Special 60th Anniversary Issue

Judge’s Comments: This magazine excelled in all the criteria—appearance, layout, style, content, appropriateness and effectiveness.  It achieves a crisp, clean and user friendly look.  This well done design includes the use of graphics, illustrations, photography and typography.  The content is compelling and you are drawn to each article throughout the issue. The entire issue achieves this organization’s mission and is very appropriate for the readership.

Entrant Details
Veterans of Foreign Wars
VFW Magazine: Korean War: Special 60th Anniversary Issue
Richard Kolb

2010 Gold Award: Principal, September/October 2010

Annual or Quarterly Publication – Organization budget greater than $1-million

Principal, September/October 2010

Judge’s Comments: This issue excelled in all the criteria—appearance, layout, style, content, appropriateness and effectiveness. The design draws you in from the minute you look at the cover, through the front of the book news items, to the main feature and ending with the back of the book columns.  The features really stand out with a combination of illustration, photographs and typography.  The print quality is crisp and sharp. The writing and the content clearly achieve this association’s mission.

Entrant Details
National Association of Elementary School Principals
Principal, September/October 2010
Vanessa St. Gerard

Credited Vendors & Partners
TMG, Graphic Design Firm
Rhonda Metheny
rmetheny@tmgcustommedia.com
202-721-1467

RR Donnelley, Printer
Teresa Wilkerson
teresa.c.wilkerson@rrd.com
816.792.6392

2008 Gold Award: ASAE & The Center for Association Leadership

Associations Now 2008 Volunteer Leadership Issue

Association: ASAE & The Center for Association Leadership

Category: Annual or Quarterly Publication, Large Budget

Publication: Associations Now 2008 Volunteer Leadership Issue

Primary Contact: Lisa Junker – Editor in Chief

Award: Gold

Year: 2008

2008 Silver Award: International Wood Products Association

Imported Wood: The Guide to Applications, Sources & Trends

Association: International Wood Products Association

Category: Annual or Quarterly Publication, Large Budget

Publication: Imported Wood: The Guide to Applications, Sources & Trends

Primary Contact: Annette Ferri – Director, Finance & Administration

Designer: Bedford Falls Communications, John Aufderhaar

Award: Silver

Year: 2008

2008 Silver Award: SkillsUSA

SkillsUSA Champions

Association: SkillsUSA

Category: Annual or Quarterly Publication, Large Budget
Publication: SkillsUSA Champions

Primary Contact: E. Hall – Director, Office of Publications

Printer: Mercury Publishing Services

Award: Silver

Year: 2008

2008 Bronze Award: Chief Executives Organization

Compass - October 2008

Association: Chief Executives Organization

Category: Annual or Quarterly Publication, Large Budget
Publication: Compass – October 2008

Primary Contact: Jerrica Thurman – Senior Communications Manager

Printer: Graphtec

Award: Bronze

Year: 2008

2006 Bronze Award: Goodwill Industries International Inc.

Working!

Association: Goodwill Industries International Inc.

Category: 04.2 Annual or quarterly publication (not annual report) – Budget greater than $1-million

Publication: Working!

Primary Contact: Arlene McCrehan – Director of Print and Online Publications

Award: Bronze

Year: 2006

2006 Bronze Award: Military Officers Association of America

Today's Officer magazine-Winter 2005/2006

Association: Military Officers Association of America

Category: 04.2 Annual or quarterly publication (not annual report) – Budget greater than $1-million

Publication: Today’s Officer magazine-Winter 2005/2006

Primary Contact: Warren Lacy – Director, Print & Electronic Publications

Award: Bronze

Year: 2006

2006 Bronze Award: National Restaurant Association

NRA 2006 Restaurant Industry Forecast

Association: National Restaurant Association

Category: 04.2 Annual or quarterly publication (not annual report) – Budget greater than $1-million

Publication: NRA 2006 Restaurant Industry Forecast

Primary Contact: Tim Smith – Senior Graphic Designer

Award: Bronze

Year: 2006