min

04/23/2007

Thursday’s (April 19) celebration of min Day–which further brought magazines’ print and digital worlds together in a series of panel discussions and displays (highlights are on MINONLINE.COM)–was a bonafide sellout with 500-plus attendees. We thank you, and we salute those whom we honored:

2007 BEST OF THE WEB AWARD WINNERS (C = consumer; B = B2B)

Advertiser Program

The Knot (Swiffer Web Jet Program)C

Hanley Wood (EBUILD.COM)B

Companion Site

Elle (ELLE.COM)C

The Hollywood ReporterB

Integration with Print

PEOPLE.COM (Sexiest Man Alive)C Nielsen (Contract Connected)B

Redesign/Relaunch

TVGUIDE.COMC

Broadcast EngineeringB

Website Editor

Jacob Weisberg (SLATE.COM)C Paul Maidment (FORBES.COM)B

Mobile Application (one only)

EPICURIOUS.COM (CondéNet)C

Premium Site (one only)

WARDSAUTO.COMB

Publisher/Content (one only)

Bill Shaw (SMARTMONEY.COM)C

Web Designer (one only)

Dmitry Paperny (Time Inc. Interactive)C

Blogs/Videologs

NYMAG.COM (Grub Street)C

DDI (RETAILDESIGN.DIVA.COM)B

E-Mail Newsletter/s

AMERICANBABY.COM (Ages & Stages)C

Broadcast EngineeringB

Microsite/Customized Website

SELF.COM (Self Challenge)C

COMPUTERWORLD.COMB

Special Online Coverage

NEWSWEEK.COM (“War Stories”)C

COMPUTERWORLD.COMB

Community/Social Networking (one only)

SPORTINGNEWS.COMC

Podcast/Videocast (one only)

SLATE.COMC

Uses of Interactivity (one only)

BACKPACKER.COM (Backpacker‘s Trail Network)

Sales Producer Online (one only)

Jock Agorastos (NYMAG.COM)C

(note: honorable mentions are at MINONLINE.COM)

min‘s 2007 DIGITAL HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES

1. Chris Anderson (Wired editor-in-chief and author of The Long Tail)

2. Ned Desmond (Time Inc. Interactive president)

3. Michael Rogers (NEWSWEEK.COM “pioneer” [1990s]; current New York Times “Futurist in Residence”)

4. Steve Weitzner (CMP Technology president/CEO)

min‘s 2007 ADVERTISING/MARKETING “SWEET 16″

1. Jeff Bell (Microsoft corporate vp/global marketing, interactive entertainment business)

2. Scott Berg (Hewlett-Packard worldwide media director)

3. Steve Bloom (Zenithmedia senior vp/director of magazines)

4. Barbara Borg (OMD director/Eastern print investment)

5. Patricia Gliniecki (Kraft senior manager/media services)

6. Joanna Havlin (Mediaedge:cia partner/associate director print)

7. Bill Hebel (Slack Barshinger senior vp/media director)

8. Mark Ingall (Citibank director global strategic media/global marketing)

9. Matt Johnson (Wendy’s manager/media planning)

10. Maggie Knoll (MindShare [Chicago] print director/senior partner

11. Scott Kruse (MediaCom executive vp/director print services)

12. Mike O’Malley (Tellabs Inc. group manager, external marketing)

13. Curtis Smith (GlaxcoSmithKline senior manager/advertising media service)

14. Vickie Szombathy (StarLink Worldwide vp/media director)

15. Jan Thompson (Nissan, Infiniti vp/marketing)

16. Brenda White (Starcom vp/director of print investment)