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min celebrated the winners and honorable mentions of min's annual Editorial & Design Awards as well as this year's Hall of Fame at a special awards breakfast on November 18, 2013 in New York City. More than 200 media and marketing executives packed the Grand Hyatt ballroom to honor the work of their colleagues and peers, and share best practices and lessons learned in the editorial and design space.

Bonnier Fuller, president/editor-in-chief of HollywoodLife.com, keynoted the Editorial & Design Awards breakfast. In her keynote address, Fuller shared her insight on the business, celebrities and her switch to digital in launching HollywoodLife.com four years ago.

min's 2013 Editorial & Design Awards
Winners and Honorable Mentions

EDITORIAL:

Advice Column (Print)

Winner: O, The Oprah Magazine - Martha Beck Column 


Honorable Mentions:
  • Cosmopolitan - Career Get Ahead Guide  
  • Health - Our Doc Will See You Now  
  • Redbook - What_____ Tell Their Friends 
  • Staffing Industry Review - The Other Side

 

 

 

Best Launch (Print)

Winner: Dujour

Honorable Mentions:
  • ALIVE: A Colorado Summer Travel Magazine
  • New York City Monthly
  • Washington Examiner Weekly

 

 

 

 

Breaking News Coverage (Print)

Winner: TIME - Hurricane Sandy Coverage

Honorable Mentions:
  • Medscape Today News & Perspectives - medscape.com/medscapetoday

 

 

Editorial Series (Print)

Winner: Health - I Want My ___ Back!

Honorable Mentions:
  • Cosmopolitan - Do You Know Where Your Eggs Are?
  • Garuda Indonesia In-flight magazine Colours - Archipelago Journal 
  • In Business  – On the Job
  • Instructor - Common Core Series
  • The Rotarian - The Rotarian Conversation

 

How-To/Instructional (Print)

Winner: Fitness magazine - Workouts Gone Wrong

Honorable Mentions:
  • All You Magazine - All You Home Economics: Ultimate Guide to Chicken  
  • Cosmopolitan - Practice Safe Skin  
  • Food & Wine - The Tasting Workout Series  
  • MAKE magazine - Vol 33 Cat Scratch Feeder  
  • Maximum PC - PC How-To Guide  
  • SELF Magazine - SELF Women's Cancer Handbook  

 

Investigative (Print)

Winner: SELF Magazine - Alissa Blanton's stalker only needed a computer and a WI-FI connection to make her life a living hell 

Honorable Mentions:
  • DuJour - A Murder in Palm Springs
  • Fortune - The Elixir and the Short-Sellers
  • Health - Is Something Fishy in the Seafood Aisle?
  • InsuranceNewsNet - Illustrated Promises, Unmet Expectations
  • Time Magazine - Steven Brill, Bitter Pill

 

 

Most Improved Publication

Winner: New You 

Honorable Mentions:
  • Natural Products Insider
  • Parent & Child    
  • Prevention
  • Southern Living   
  • Spirituality & Health

 

 

 

Opinion/Commentary (Print)

Winner: Food & Wine - The Plate Project: What We'll Be Eating in 35 Years 

Honorable Mentions:
  • Coastal Living - Be Our Guest, Coastal Living  
  • CRN - Amazon Cloud: Is It Good For The Channel? 
  • InformationWeek - Our Economic Glass Is More Than Half Full  
  • The Rotarian - Cursive, Foiled Again?  

 

 

 

 

 

Photojournalism (Print)

Winner: Time - Portrait of Domestic Violence 

Honorable Mentions:
  • PEOPLE Magazine - Newtown Families: 'Love Never Ends'
  • The Rotarian - In the Face of Danger  

 

Print/Online Coverage of Single Topic

Winner: The Champion Magazine – Perspective on Brady at 50

Honorable Mentions:
  • All You Magazine - All You America's Smartest Shopper     
  • InsuranceNewsNet - ATRA Relief
  • Natural Products Insider - Obama vs. Romney

 

 

 

 

 

Profile or Q&A (Print)

Winner: Emmy Magazine - Gordon Ramsay  

Honorable Mentions:
  • Cambria Style - Model of Success
  • Cosmopolitan - Demi Lovato Profile
  • CRN - Pivotal Moment, A Profile Of Paul Maritz
  • Entertainment Weekly - Tina Fey: The EW Interview  
  • InsuranceNewsNet - The Paul Feldman Interviews 
  • The Rotarian - The World As She Finds It  

 

Single Article (Print)

Co-Winner: Cosmopolitan - My Fiance Was Gay
Co-Winner: PEOPLE Magazine - Newtown Families: 'Love Never Ends'


Honorable Mentions:
  • All You Magazine - All You Ultimate Guide to Money-Saving Apps
  • Fitness magazine - Can You Be Fat but Fit?
  • Health - Your Aching Head: A User's Manual
  • InformationWeek - Anatomy Of A Brokerage IT Meltdown 
  • Ladies' Home Journal - How to Eat For The Rest of Your Life
  • O, The Oprah Magazine - Getting Lighter
  • WSJ. Magazine - The Last Maharajah

 

 

Single Magazine Issue (Weekly)

Winner: TIME - Steven Brill, Bitter Pill  

Honorable Mentions:
  • Entertainment Weekly - Entertainers of the Year
  • Entertainment Weekly - Reunions
  • PEOPLE Magazine - Sexiest Man Alive

 

 

 

 

 

Single Magazine Issue (Monthly)

Winner: Harper's Bazaar, March 2013 

Honorable Mentions:
  • Architectural Digest - September 2012: Timeless Elegance 
  • Cosmopolitan - August 2013 
  • Fit Pregnancy - August/September 2013
  • Food & Wine - July 2013  
  • Glamour - December 2012 
  • Ladies' Home Journal -- November 2012
  • O, The Oprah Magazine - October 2012  
  • This Old House - July 2013 Reader Created Issue
  • Organic Gardening - April/May 2013 
  • WSJ. Magazine - June 2013 Collectibles Issue  

 

Single Magazine Issue (B2B)

Winner: CRN - February 2013

Honorable Mentions:
  • It Is Innovation (i3) - January/February 2013
  • Smart Enterprise - July 2013
  • Successful Farming - May 2013
  • Successful Farming - Mid-November 2012

 

 

 

Special Supplement (Print)

Winner: Cosmopolitan - Cosmo Careers

Honorable Mentions:
  • Coastal Living -  101 Decorating Ideas
  • Marie Claire - Marie Claire @ Work  
  • The Rotarian - Global Outlook: A Rotarian's Guide to Advocacy for Polio Eradication
  • Teradata Magazine - Unified Data Architecture Special Edition 

 

 

 

 

 

Technical Article (Print)

Winner: InformationWeek - Union Pacific Delivers Internet Of Things Reality Check 

Honorable Mentions:
  • IEEE PULSE - The Great East Japan Earthquake
  • MAKE magazine - Vol 35 Raygun Vector Weapon Article

 


ONLINE

Best E-Newsletter

Winner: TheStreet - Jim Cramer's Daily Booyah!

Honorable Mentions:
  • All You Magazine - All You Love To Save 
  • Bloomberg Brief Economics
  • Food & Wine - F&W's Travel Tips
  • HR Daily Advisor
  • New York Law Journal News Update
  • onAir

 

Best Online Tool and App

Winner: Better Homes and Gardens - Must-Have Recipes

Honorable Mentions:
  • Entertainment Weekly - Family Entertainment Recommendation Tool 
  • PEOPLE.com - YourTurn

 

Blog

Winner: Ladies' Home Journal - Gloss Daily: The LHJ Beauty Blog 

Honorable Mentions:
  • All You Magazine - All You Daily Savings 2013 
  • Entertainment Weekly - InsideTV
  • SELF Magazine - Flash, Self.com  
  • The Staffing Stream  

 

Custom Publication (Online)

Winner: UBM Tech's ARM Signum

Honorable Mentions:
  • Federated Media Publishing - Levi's Go Forth  
  • GreenBiz - 2013 State of Green Business Report 

 

Digital Magazine Edition

Winner: Garden & Gun 

Honorable Mentions:
  • Mac|Life
  • Newsweek  
  • Parents Magazine  
  • Residential Building Products and Technology  
  • Teradata Magazine
  • This Old House - Tablet edition  
  • TIME - Boston Marathon Bombing

 

Editorial Series (Online)

Co-Winner: InformationWeek - 20 People Who Changed Tech, A 20-Part Series
Co-Winner: TheStreet - 48 Hours in Kandahar: Life Inside the War on Terror


Honorable Mentions:
  • CRN - Microsoft Surface Coverage on crn.com 
  • Enterprise Efficiency - Enterprise Efficiency CIO Series 
  • SUCCESS - 2nd Annual Start Small Win Big Challenge
  • TheStreet - Kodak's Fading Moment

 

Featured Article (Online)

Winner: CRN - Five Tech Companies That Milked The Stimulus

Honorable Mentions:
  • Entertainment Weekly - Who was that masked man? The Legend of Klinton Spilsbury
  • InformationWeek - The Internet Of Things Gold Rush

 

Online Column

Winner: Entertainment Weekly - Do post-apocalyptic movies still speak to us? 

Honorable Mentions:
  • InformationWeek - IT Talent Shortage or Purple Squirrel Hunt?  
  • Kiplinger.com - Ask Kim  
  • Parameswaran Ponnudurai - East Asia Beat  
  • SELF Magazine - What to Order, Self.com

 

Online Feature/Section Design

Winner: Travel + Leisure - Homepage relaunch

Honorable Mentions:
  • All Analyitics - Infographic: Understanding Big-Data in Companies
  • Customer Strategist - Milestones in Modern Customer Experience
  • Teradata Magazine - Exponentially Amazing

 

Repacking of Archived Content (Online)

Winner: Southern Living - Style Guides

Honorable Mentions:
  • Foreign Affairs 
  • Natural Products Insider 
  • SUCCESS Magazine

 

 

 

Single Article (Online)

Winner: Fortune Magazine - Dirty Medicine

Honorable Mentions:
  • 1to1 Media - Cynthia Clark: Should Your CEO Be on Social Media?
  • Teradata Magazine - New Era of Digital Marketing Management
  • Travel + Leisure - Rebuilding Haiti and Its Tourism

 

Slideshows (Online)

Winner: Entertainment Weekly - Movie Poster Photo Galleries

Honorable Mentions:
  • CRN - Head-To-Head Slideshow Series
  • The Daily Meal - 101 Best Food Trucks in America for 2013 
  • HouseLogic.com - 11 Trees You Should Never Plant in Your Yard  
  • InformationWeek - 20 Great Ideas To Steal In 2012  
  • Kiplinger.com - Worst College Majors for Your Career  
  • Travel + Leisure - Bucket Lists

 

Special Online Section/Microsite

Winner: Air Canada's Earn Your Wings

Honorable Mentions:
  • Air Canada's National Treasures
  • UBM Tech's Planet Analog
  • The Daily Meal - The World of Wine 
  • Entertainment Weekly - Comic-Con
  • Kiplinger.com - Financial Planning for Alzheimers 
  • Penton’s hpmicrosoftprivatecloud.com  
  • PEOPLE.com - Gorgeous Beauties, Moving Moments  
  • Radio Free Asia - the Water Project  

 

Use of Social Media

Winner: SELF Magazine - Harnessing the Power of Pinterest

Honorable Mentions:
  • All You Magazine - All You America's Smartest Shopper
  • Air Canada's Picture Paris
  • Harper's Bazaar -  Pinterest 
  • Parents Magazine - Facebook Page 
  • PEOPLE.com - PEOPLE's Sexiest Social Takeover 
  • Seventeen - Readers Style Lucy Hale's Cover Shoot 
  • Travel Weekly - TWchats on Twitter  

 

Video

Winner: thisoldhouse.com - Stories of Home 

Honorable Mentions:
  • Big Data Republic's - Big Data Explained Video Series 
  • Entertainment Weekly - Online Original Series 
  • Harper's Bazaar - The Look 
  • Radio Free Asia - RFA Videos

 


DESIGN

Cover Design (B2B)

Winner: Successful Farming - August 2013 Cover

Honorable Mentions:
  • Dark Reading - ALWARE, The Next Generation 
  • Direct Marketing News - Celebrity Cover: Grumpy Cat 
  • InsuranceNewsNet - January 2013
  • Teradata Magazine - A Better View / Animated Cover 

 

 

 

Cover Design (Consumer)

Winner: Harper's Bazaar - September 2012

Honorable Mentions:
  • Coastal Living - July-August 2013
  • Live Design - July 2013
  • Organic Gardening - April/May 
  • Pacific Standard - How The Trailer Park Could Save Us All 
  • Parade - Breakfast Cover Design 
  • Parents Magazine - February 2013 issue 
  • Time - After Trayvon

 

 

Cover Illustration

Winner: Time – Ai Wei Wei Cover

Honorable Mentions:
  • IEEE Power & Energy Magazine - November/December 2012
  • InsuranceNewsNet – November 2012
  • Northshore magazine - May/June 2013
  • The Rotarian – April 2013

 

 

 

Custom Publication Design

Winner: Raymond

Honorable Mentions:
  • Cambria Style
  • Kotona 
  • Smart Enterprise Magazine - The Disruption Advantage 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Magazine Design/Single Issue (Consumer)

Winner: Health - June 2013

Honorable Mentions:
  • Coastal Living - March 2013
  • Food & Wine - July 2013 
  • Garuda Indonesia In-flight magazine Colours - June 2013
  • PEOPLE Magazine - Sexiest Man Alive
  • Spirtuality & Health 
  • Travel+Leisure - August 2013: World's Best Issue

 

 

 

Magazine Design/Single Issue (B2B)

Winner: Executive Travel - Brazil Russia India China

Honorable Mentions:
  • InsuranceNewsNet - August 2013
  • The Rotarian - November 2012
  • Teradata Magazine - Digital Intelligence Issue 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Magazine Redesign

Winner: Ocean Home

Honorable Mentions:
  • FamilyFun Magazine - FamilyFun Art Department
  • Flow
  • Pragmatic Marketer
  • Redbook Magazine
  • Southern Living
  • WSJ. Magazine

 

 

New Publication Design

Winner: Garuda Indonesia In-flight magazine Colours

Honorable Mentions:
  • ALIVE: A Colorado Summer Travel Magazine
  • NEW YORK CITY Monthly
  • Radio Free Asia 
  • Residential Building Products and Technology

 

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

Winner: Harper's Bazaar - Vroom

Honorable Mentions:
  • Food & Wine - Best New Chef All-Stars
  • Raymond 
  • The Rotarian - The World As She Finds It 
  • SELF Magazine - Ice Dreams 

 

Photography Spread

Co-Winner: Parade Magazine - Oscars Photography Spread
Co-Winner: The Rotarian - Lives in Ruins


Honorable Mentions:
  • Architectural Digest - Pride of Place
  • Architectural Digest - Masterpiece Theater
  • Garuda Indonesia In-flight magazine Colours – Fashion: Royal Kebaya
  • Health - Foods That Fight Fat

 

 

Web site Design

Winner: Dujour – Dujour.com

Honorable Mentions:
  • The Channel Company's Future Cities
  • Medscape Today News & Perspectives - medscape.com/medscapetoday
  • Newsweek.com

 

Web site Redesign

Winner: SELF Magazine - Self.com 

Honorable Mentions:
  • DES Group Online Redesign 
  • EE Times 
  • Kiplinger - Kiplinger.com 
  • Washington Examiner - WashingtonExaminer.com

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