Northeast Regional Winners
28th Annual Awards of Excellence

Editorial Award Winners
Case History
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Nordic Giant”
Engineering News-Record
August 22/29, 2005
Tom Sawyer
“NYPD Tech”
GovernmentVAR
Sept. 5, 2005
Dennis McCafferty and Cristina McEachern
Silver “Drug Busters”
CSO
November 2005
Todd Datz, Michael Goldberg, Steve Traynor, Cathy Mallen, Cassidy Healzer
“An Rx for Drug Counterfeiting”
Managing Automation
May 2005
Beth Stackpole, Jeff Moad, Robert Clark
Editorial/Editor’s Letter
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Editor’s Letter”
GSN: Government Security News
Feb. 7 and April 18, 2005
Jacob Goodwin
“From The Editor”
CIO
Sept. 1 and Nov. 1, 2005
David Rosenbaum and Abbie Lundberg
Silver “The Engineering Career & Science and Respect”
Test & Measurement World
May and July 2005
Rick Nelson
“Microsoft: On Demand; A String of Good Ideas”
VARBusiness
Dec. 5, and Dec. 19, 2005
Lawrence M .Walsh
Feature Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Liable Nightmares”
Human Resource Executive
May 16, 2005
Christopher Cornell, Kristen B. Frasch, Anne Freedman, Mark McGraw, Andrew R. McIlvaine
“The Ten Biggest Problems in Computing and How We’ll Solve Them”
PC Magazine
Aug. 23, 2006
PC Magazine Staff
Silver “Death of a Phish”
CSO
October 2005
Sarah Scalet, Derek Slater, Chandra Tallman, Emily Henderson, Cassidy Healzer
“A Question of Ethics”
Human Resource Executive
June 16, 2005
Richard F. Stolz, David Shadovitz, Kristen B. Frasch
Bronze “Still Ticking”
The American Lawyer
March 2005
Alison Frankel
TIE
“NWC Inc. Ventures Offshore”
Network Computing
Jan. 20, 2005
Don MacVittie, Lorna Garey“Rewiring Your Body”
BusinessWeek
March 7, 2005
Michael Arndt
Feature Series
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “D2D Backup: Disk’s Dual Role”; “Pros and Cons of VTLs”; “New Backup Strategies”
Storage
February, April, and June 2005
W. Curtis Preston, Rich Friedman, Rich Castagna, Kim Hefner, Heather Darcy
“Roads to Hell”
Fleet Owner
August and September 2005
Jim Mele, Wendy Leavitt, David Cullen, Sean Kilcarr, Larry Kahaner, Marilyn Wilson
Silver “Ball in Your Court”
Law Technology News
October/November and December 2005
Craig Ball, Monica Bay, Shane Deleers
“Recomputing the Future”
EE Times
Nov. 21, Nov. 28, and Dec. 5, 2005
Rick Merritt
How-To Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Framing a Barrel Vault”
The Journal of Light Construction
August 2005
The Journal of Light Construction Staff
“Making Movies”
PC Magazine
January 2005
Jan Ozer, Matthew P. Graven
Silver “Worst Case Scenarios: A Jeweler’s Guide”
National Jeweler
Jan. 16, 2005
Whitney Sielaff, Teresa Novellino, Joseph Dobrian
“Make Your Photos Great!”
PC Magazine
April 21, 2005
Ben Z. Gottesman, Michael Kobrin, David Cardinal, Galen Fott, Luisa Simone
Individual or Company Profile
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Roll of the Dice”
Human Resource Executive
July 2005
Andrew R. McIlvaine, David Shadovitz, Kristen B. Frasch
“Know Thy Customer”
Baseline
December 2005
Kim S. Nash, Mel Duvall, David F. Carr, Todd Spangler, Victor Williams
Silver “New Champions”
Information Security
July 2005
Michael Mimoso, Kelley Damore, Jon Panker
“Kremed!”
CFO
June 2005
Kate O’Sullivan, Edward Teach, Julia Homer
Bronze No award “Their First CIO”
CIO Decision
July 2005
Anne McCrory
News Analysis
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “HP Reassures the Faithful”
Storage
July 2005
Rich Castagna, Rich Friedman, Kim Hefner, Heather Darcy
“AT&T: Fall of an icon”
Network World
Oct. 31, 2005
Jim Duffy, Denise Pappalardo
Silver “Albertsons Mulls Endgame Plan”
Supermarket News
Sept. 12, 2005
David Merrefield, David Orgel, Christina Veiders, Mark Hamstra, Jon Springer, Elliot Zwiebach
“Retailers Drag Feet on RFID Iniatives”
Computerworld
Jan. 24, 2005
Carol Sliwa, Craig Stedman
Bronze “Disaster on the Wing”
Best’s Review
November 2005
David Pilla
No award
Original Research
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Women Buy Into Self-Purchase”
National Jeweler
Aug. 1, 2005
Beth Braverman, Teresa Novellino
“Tops of the Trade”
Human Resource Executive
December 2005
Richard F. Stolz, Mel Stark, Mark Royal, David Shadovitz, Kristen Frasch
Silver “Fourth Quarterly Cost Report; Costs Top Out”
Engineering News-Record
December 19, 2005
Tim Grogan, Rona N. Wafajow, Tudor Hampton, Tom Nicholson, Peter Reina
“18th Annual Reader Satisfaction Survey”
PC Magazine
Sept. 20, 2005
Cade Metz, Sebastian Rupley, Ben Z. Gottesman, Sean Carroll
Regular Column, Contributed
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold GSN: Government Security News
Jan. 24 and April 4, 2005
David Berteau
“My Company”
BusinessWeek SmallBiz
Summer and Winter 2005
Lisa Bergson, Kimberly Weisul, Susan Price
Silver TIE
“Strictly for Sales”
Industrial Distribution
August and September 2005
Tom Reilly, Victoria Fraza Kickham“Ball in your Court”
Law Technology News
July/September 2005
Craig Ball, Monica Bay, Shane DeLeers
“Michael Schrage, It’s All About The Execution”
CIO
Feb. 15 and April 15, 2005
Michael Schrage, Abbie Lundberg, Emily Henderson, Margaret Locher, Matthew Goebel
Regular Column, Staff Written
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Visa Reform, Women’s Work”
Association Meetings
February and June 2005
Regina McGee
“The Business”
Baseline
September and December 2005
Larry Dignan
Silver TIE
“At the Close”
Advanced Trading
Winter 2005 and Summer 2005
Ivy Schmerken“Technology on Trial”
Law Technology News
September/October 2005
John Bringardner, Monica Bay, Shane Deleers
“Freeze Frame”
Motor Age
June and November, 2005
Jacques Gordon
Regular Department
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Bits & Bolts”
Information Security
March, July, August, November 2005
Eric Cole, Brett Hall, Joel Snyder, Kelley Damore, Neil Roiter
“Trendlines”
CIO
Nov. 1, Nov. 15, Dec. 1, 2005
Elana Varon and CIO Editorial Staff
Silver “Vertical Views”
CIO Decisions
September, October, November 2005
Anne McCrory
“Topline”
CFO
October, November, December 2005
Joseph McCafferty, Julia Homer, CFO Staff
Special Section
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “The Associates Survey”
The American Lawyer
October 2005
Amy Kolz, David Brown, Rosemarie Clancy
“State Of The CIO”
CIO
April 1, 2005
Elana Varon and The CIO Editorial Staff
Silver “Katrina’s Wake”
American Funeral Director
November 2005
Edward J. Defort, Jen Kiernan, Allison Sullivan
“The Future of Technology”
BusinessWeek
June 20, 2005
Robert D. Hof
Special Supplement
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Alignment Special”
CIO Insight
Fall 2005
CIO Insight Staff
“CFO Banking and Finance”
CFO
October 2005
Tim Reason, Ronald Fink, Julia Homer
Silver “Litigation 2005”
The American Lawyer
Fall 2005
Alison Frankel, Emily Barker, Editorial Staff
“Living on the Edge”
Baseline
Dec. 15, 2005
Jay Blickstein, David F. Carr, Todd Spangler, Deborah Gage, Heather Haggerty
Bronze No award “Laptops 20 Years on the Go”
VARBusiness
May 9, 2005
VARBusiness Staff
Technical Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Turbo Networking”
Corporate Meetins & Incentives
February 2005
Susan Hatch , Barbara Scofidio, Kristen Payson
“The State of Surveillance”
BusinessWeek
Aug. 8, 2005
Catherine T. Yang
Silver “Weighing in With Thin Clients”
CIO Decisions
June 2005
Maryfran Johnson, Stefanie McCann
“Integration’s New Strategy”
CIO
Sept. 15, 2005
Christopher Koch, David Rosenbaum, Terri Haas, Cathy Mallen, Al Sacco
Design Award Winners
Contents Page or Pages
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Inside DC Velocity”
DC Velocity
November 2005
Keisha Christopher
No award
Silver “Katrina Issue Contents Page”
American Cemetery
November 2005
Allison Sullivan
No award
Bronze Human Resource Executive
May 16, 2005
Steve Gretzer, Lugene Moyer, David Shadovitz, Kristen Frasch
No award
Feature Article Design
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Patch Tuesday”
Information Security
June 2005
Maureen Joyce, Jason Grow
“Wired For Power”
VARBusiness
March 21, 2005
Scott Gormley, Sek Leung, Adeline Cannone
Silver “Security 7”
Information Security
October 2005
Maureen Joyce, Brian Smale, Emily Nathan, Tony Pearce, Philipp Hympendahl
“The 2005 All-American Research Team”
Institutional Investor
October 2005
Irene Ledwith, Stephanie Lora, Barbara Ovrutsky
Front Cover — Computer Generated
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Quality Awards”
Storage
August 2005
Mary Beth Cadwell, James Turner
“Choke!”
VARBusiness
9/19/2005
Scott Gormley, Sek Leung, Adeline Cannone
Silver “The Fifth Element”
Successful Meetings
April 2005
Donathan Salkaln, Vince Alonzo, Suzie Amer, Robert Carey
“Meet the Fab Four”
Purchasing
June 2, 2005
Michael Roach
Front Cover — Illustration
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “The Bangalore Express”
Small Firm Business
Fall 2005
Trish Gogarty, Anthony Tremmaglia, Trevor Delaney, Ann Sherman
No award
Silver “Trend Watch 2006”
Meetings & Conventions
December 2005
Lori Cioffi, Mayumi T. Hudgins, Angie Mason, Armand C. Rosales, Loren G. Edelstein
No award
Bronze “Road to Riches”
Counselor
May 2005
Jim Lang
No award
Front Cover — Photo
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Growth Spurt”
PFQ (Pharmaceutical Formulation & Quality)
August/September 2005
Paul Juestrich
“Unraveling Netweaver”
Managing Automation
February 2005
Robert Clark, David R. Brousell
Silver CIO Decisions
December 2005
Linda Koury
No award
Opening Page or Spread — Computer-Generated
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Split Screen”
Digital Connect
May 2005
David Nicastro, Jim Lawyer, Jeff O’Heir, Adeline Cannone
“Smarter BI”
Computerworld
Sept. 19, 2005
Stephanie Faucher
Silver “Game On”
Digital Connect
November 2005
David Nicastro, Jim Lawyer, Jeff O’Heir, Adeline Cannone
“Can You Spot The Financial Expert”
CFO
September 2005
Robert Lesser, Jenna Talbott, Stephen Webster
Opening Page or Spread — Illustration
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Schmooze City”
CIO Decisions
November 2005
Linda Koury
“A False Sense of Security”
PC Magazine
Feb. 22, 2005
Richard J. Demler, Liana Zamora, Isabelle Cardinal
Silver “iFCP vs FCIP”
Storage
June 2005
Mary Beth Cadwell, Dan Page
“Leaders & Laggards”
Computerworld
May 16, 2005
Stephanie Faucher
Opening Page or Spread — Photo
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Winning the Gadget Wars”
CSO Magazine
August 2005
Steve Traynor, Michael Goldberg
“Restoring the House of Lehman”
Institutional Investor
May 2005
Irene Ledwith, Barbara Ovrutsky
Silver No award “Secrets Of The M&A Masters”
CFO
September 2005
Robert Lesser, Jenna Talbott, Kathleen Dooher
Bronze No award “In this Corner”
CRN
June 6, 2005
Giulia Fini, Dan Neel, Tim Long, Jane O’Brien, Adeline Cannone

Central-Southeast Regional Winners
28th Annual Awards of Excellence

Editorial Award Winners
Case History
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Mission Critical”
Smart Business Cleveland
March 2005
Todd Shryock
“Less is More”
Builder
January 2005
Pat Curry, Nigel F. Maynard, Deborah Leopold, Denise Dersin, Boyce Thompson
Silver “State’s Strategy Promotes Savings, MWBE Participation”
Government Procurement
August 2005
Katherine Frisch
“Deep Six Sigma”
Government Computer News – Supplement – Government Leader
Aug. 15, 2005
Wyatt Kash
Editorial/Editor’s Letter
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Pay By Scan”
Greenhouse Grower
January and September 2005
Delilah Onofrey
“Editor’s Notes”
Builder
February and August 2005
Boyce Thompson
Silver “From the Editor: Shades of Green and Care and Feeding”
Residential Architect
March and April 2005
S. Claire Conroy
“Editor’s Viewpoint”
American City & County
September and December 2005
Bill Wolpin
Feature Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “More Than Shelter”
Residential Architect
August 2005
Meghan Drueding, Nigel F. Maynard, S. Claire Conroy, Judy Neighbor, Stephen Sheikhli
“Grand Revival”
Civil Engineering
August 2005
Robert Pinghero, Wayne Ehmann, Dean Kimball
Silver “Unfiltered: The Truth About Water in Florida”
Florida Trend
August 2005
Cynthia Barnett
“NMCI Goes for the Save”
Government Computer News
June 20, 2005
Dawn S. Onley, Patience Wait
Bronze “Containing Cargo Risk”
Security Management
September 2005
Teresa Anderson
“Burning Issues”
Builder
August 2005
John Caulfield, Deborah Leopold, Denise Dersin, Boyce Thompson
Feature Series
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Gardening Through The Ages”
Today’s Garden Center
July, August, September, October 2005
Ellen Wells, Missy Mack, Jennifer Polanz, Delilah Onofrey, Suzanne Di Staulo
“Defense Security”
Federal Computer Week
Feb. 7, June 13, Aug. 22, Aug. 29, Oct. 30, and Nov. 21, 2005
John Stein Monroe, Christopher Dordbek, Frank Tiboni, FCW Staff
Silver “Derms Amid Disaster”
Dermatology Times
October 2005
Dermatology Times Staff
No award
How-To Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Homeland Security”
Building Products
May/June 2005
Sharon O’Malley, Jean Dimeo, Jennifer Goodman, Evan Potler
“Winds of Change”
Builder
December 2005
Charles Wardell, Deborah Leopold, Denise Dersin, Boyce Thompson
Silver “Construction Master”
Tools of the Trade
July/August 2005
Don Dunkley, Mark Clement, Rick Schwolsky, Katy Tomasulo, Evan Potler
“Airtight WiFi 101”
Government Computer News
Aug. 1, 2005
William Jackson
Individual or Company Profile
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Driving Ambition”
Florida Trend
October 2005
Mike Vogel
“On Message”
Remodeling
October 2005
Nina Patel, Sal Alfano, Ingrid Bush
Silver “Natural Habitat”
Residential Architect
March 2005
Cheryl Weber, S. Claire Conroy, Judy Neighbor, Stephen Sheikhli
“Sam Mok: Change Agent”
Government Computer News – Supplement – Government Leader
Aug. 15, 2005
Richard W. Walker
News Analysis
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “A Royal Mess”
Latin Trade
June 2005
Jorge Garretón, Paulo Prada, Forrest Jones, Greg Brown
“Rebuilding Dixie”
Builder
November 2005
Ted Cushman, Deborah Leopold, Denise Dersin, Boyce Thompson, Edwin Malstrom
Silver “Labor union vies for change”
DVM Newsmagazine
June 2005
Jennifer Fiala
“No House of Cards”
Builder
April 2005
Lawrence D. Maloney, Deborah Leopold, Denise Dersin, Boyce Thompson
Original Research
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Personal Touch”
ProSales
September 2005
John Caulfield, Lisa Clift, Katy Tomasulo, Brian Walker
“Builder 100: Survival of the Fit”
Builder Magazine
May 2005
Michele Mariani, Loretta Williams, John Caulfield, Matthew Power, Charles Wardell
Silver “Wal-Mart Pricing Report”
Produce Business
January, May, September, and November 2005
Jim Prevor
“Local Leaders: Outer Limits”
Builder
June 2005
John Caufield, Michele Mariani, Deborah Leopold, Denise Dersin, Boyce Thompson
Regular Column, Contributed
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Customer Service”
Custom Home
March and November/December 2005
Leslie Ensor, Carol Smith, Jennifer Goodman, Brian Walker
“Peaks and Valleys; Tunnel Vision”
Remodeling
January and April 2005
Mark Richardson, Sal Alfano, Christy Hartman, Ingrid Bush
Silver “Grand Central Training; Over the Top or On the Money”
T&D
May and November 2005
Kevin Oakes
“Silicon Jack”
Latin Trade
March and October 2005
Jack Epstein, Greg Brown
Bronze “Tips from the Top”
Smart Business Cleveland
July and November 2005
Michael Feuer
No award
Regular Column, Staff Written
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “President’s Column”
RTNDA Communicator
February and October 2005
Barbara Cochran, Noreen Welle, Sarah Stump
“Cybereye”
Government Computer News
June 6 and June 27, 2005
William Jackson
Silver “Building Fields of Dreams, Einstein’s Brain”
The School Administrator
April and May 2005
Paul D. Houston
No award
Regular Department
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Derm DDX”
Geriatrics
May, June, and July 2005
Norman Levine, MD; Stephanie Davis
“Good Form”
Remodeling
January, February, and March 2005
Sal Alfano, Christy Hartman, Hayden Alfano, Remodeling Staff
Silver “Apartment Life”
Multifamily Executive
February, March, and April 2005
Les Shaver, Alison Rice, Jennifer A. Johnston, Kate Herman, Boyce Thompson
“Reader Panel”
Remodeling
June, July, and Mid-August 2005
Sal Alfano, Ingrid Bush, Remodeling Staff
Special Section
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Lessons From New Orleans”
Security Management
November 2005
Sherry L. Harowitz, Michael A. Gips, Peter Piazza, Marta Roberts, Robert Elliott
“CSI: Cost-Saving Initiatives”
Builder
April 2005
Builder Staff
Silver TIE
“Business Planner 2006”
Landscape Management
October 2005
Landscape Management Staff“What If? What Now? What Next?”
Big Builder
October 2005
Big Builder Staff
“Benefits Special Report”
HR Magazine
August 2005
Terence F. Shea, Desda Moss, Adrienne Fox, Leon Rubis, Erin Binney, Mari Adams, Patrick Mirza
Special Supplement
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Talent Squeeze”
Big Builder
Mid-November 2005
Big Builder Staff
“Government Health IT”
Federal Computer Week
Nov. 14, 2005
John Stein Monroe, Paul McCloskey, Jeffrey Langkau, FCW Staff
Silver “Container & Labeling Compliance Guide”
Today’s Garden Center
November/December 2005
Jennifer Polanz, Missy Mack
“Upscale Remodeling”
Remodeling
Fall 2005
Sal Alfano, Ingrid Bush
Technical Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “An Element of Hope”
Florida Trend
November 2005
Barara Miracle
“Hacking Bluetooth”
Government Computer News
July 25, 2005
Carlos A. Soto, Brad Grimes
Silver “From Bluetooth to RedFang”
Security Management
March 2005
Peter Piazza
“Lighting Up the Night”
Machine Design
Sept. 15, 2005
Robert Repas
Design Award Winners
Contents Page or Pages
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold Paperboard Packaging
July 2005
Maegen Hurtado
No award
Silver “A New Shade of Big Blue”
T&D
May 2005
Elizabeth Z. Jones
No award
Bronze PCT
February 2005
Andrea Vagas
No award
Feature Article Design
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Risky Business”
Multifamily Executive
October 2005
Jennifer A. Johnston, Les Shaver, Alison Rice, Kate Herman
“CSI: Cost Saving Initiatives”
Builder
April 2005
Edwin Malstrom, Art Director; Boyce Thompson, Editor-in-Chief; Denise Dersin, Editor
Silver “Happy Campers”
RTNDA Communicator
February 2005
Bruce Tobin, The Magazine Group, Communicator Staff
No award
Front Cover — Computer Generated
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Psychoses”
Geriatrics
March 2005
Janice Radak, Peter Seltzer, Michael Morgenstern
“Sleeping With The Enemy”
IndustryWeek
May 2005
Nickolas Dankovich
Silver “Diabetic Neuropathy”
Formulary
December 2005
Tara Stultz, Christy Krames, Michael Pangrace, Brian M. Smith
No award
Front Cover — Illustration
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Sell Smart, Not Slick”
Landscape Management
January 2005
Carrie Parkhill, James Shepherd
No award
Silver “A Tale of Two News Directors”
RTNDA Communicator
November 2005
Bruce Tobin, The Magazine Group, Communicator Staff, Darren Thomas
No award
Front Cover — Photo
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Waste Not”
Residential Architect
March 2005
Judy H. Neighbor, Danny Turner
“Meraviglioso”
Civil Engineering
December 2005
Jan Hilton
Silver No award “Arthur K. Cebrowski”
Federal Computer Week
Nov. 21, 2005
Kelly LaDuke, Jeffrey Langkau, Susan Morrison, Kimberly Conway
Opening Page or Spread — Computer-Generated
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Top 20 Nonferrous Scrap Processors”
Recycling Today
April 2005
Karen Angus
“Is the Ride Over?”
Builder
September 2005
Edwin Malstrom, Art Director; Boyce Thompson, Editor-in-Chief; Denise Dersin, Editor
Silver No award “Facing an Innovation Deficit”
Federal Computer Week
Aug. 1, 2005
Jeffrey Langkau, Susan Morrison, Kimberly Conway
Opening Page or Spread — Illustration
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Let’s Play 12”
Golfdom
August 2005
Carrie Parkhill, Golfdom Staff
“Bye-Bye Burbs”
Builder
January 2005
Edwin Malstrom, Art Director; Boyce Thompson, Editor-in-Chief; Denise Dersin, Editor
Silver “All Decked Out”
Replacement Contractor
February 2005
Judy Neighbor, Leo Espinosa
No award
Opening Page or Spread — Photo
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold No award “Inspired Innovation”
Civil Engineering
July 2005
Jan Hilton

Midwest-South Regional Winners
28th Annual Awards of Excellence

Editorial Award Winners
Case History
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Building Equity”
Professional Remodeler
July 2005
Wendy Jordan, Michael Morris, Kimberly Sweet, Judi Damm, Larry Nigh
“Shelter from the Storm”
Professional Builder
October 2005
Bill Lurz, Paul Deffenbaugh, Erin Hallstrom-Erickson, Rhonda Jackson, Bill Patton
Silver “Keeping Tabs on Product Recall Alerts”
Materials Management in Health Care
November 2005
Alan Joch
“Cargill Rallies ‘Round Reliability”
MRO Today
February/March 2005
Paul V. Arnold
Editorial/Editor’s Letter
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Connect the Dots & Dysfunctional Relationship”
Modern Healthcare
Oct.10, 2005 and Nov. 28, 2005
David Burda
“Viewpoint”
Overdrive
April and May 2005
Linda Longton
Silver “The Heretic/ Who’s Your Scotty?”
Control Design
February 2005/August 2005
Joe Feeley
“Perspective”
Professional Builder
November and December 2005
Paul Deffenbaugh, Erin Hallstrom-Erickson, Rhonda Jackson, Bill Patton
Feature Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Retirement Boom?”
Hospitals & Health Networks
November 2005
Terese Hudson Thrall
“Uphill Battle”
Truckers News
December 2005
Sean Kelley, Randy Grider, John Latta, Kristin Walters, Richard Street
Silver “Saving Delphi”
Ward’s AutoWorld
November 2005
Tom Murphy
“Fleets’ Famine”
Overdrive
November 2005
Max Heine and Linda Longton
Bronze “The Employers’ Last Stand”
HealthLeaders
December 2005
Philip Betbeze
“Tire Trouble”
Equipment World
June 2005
Tom Jackson
Feature Series
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Going Underground — Part One” / “Going Underground — Part Two”
Aggregates Manager
January and February 2005
Tina Grady Barbaccia, Senior Editor; Ray F. Hillstrom, Photographer
“Clearing the Air”
Commercial Carrier Journal
April, August, November 2005
Paul Richards
Silver “Farrier Licensing”
American Farriers Journal
May through December 2005
Ron Perszewski, Frank Lessiter
“Plant Electronics”
Plant Engineering Magazine
May and August 2005
Jack Smith
Bronze “Clinical Management”
Hospitals & Health Networks
January, April, July, and October 2005
Richard Haugh
“Excellence and Innovation Series”
REALTOR Magazine
February – September 2005
Stacey Moncrieff, Christina Hoffman
How-To Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Bringing Order to CPOE”
HealthLeaders
November 2005
Gary Baldwin
“”Exterminate lube problems””
Plant Services
November 2005
Ricky Smith, CMRP
Silver “Raising Ceilings Without Raising the Roof”
Professional Remodeler
August 2005
William Zoeller, Michael J. Crosbie, Kimberly Sweet, Judi Damm, Larry Nigh
“How to Install an Inverter”
Overdrive
January 2005
Paul Hartley
Individual or Company Profile
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “The Standard-Bearer”
Chain Leader
September 2005
Lisa Bertagnoli
“Winged Victory”
Restaurants & Institutions
Oct. 1, 2005
Patricia B. Dailey, Scott Hume
Silver “Economic Indicators”
Chain Leader
May 2005
David Farkas
“A Custom Revolution”
Professional Builder
December 2005
Matthew Power, Paul Deffenbaugh, Bill Patton, Erin Hallstrom-Erickson, Rhonda Jackson
Bronze “Deep in the Heart of Profit”
TED (The Electrical Distributor)
May 2005
Michael Martin
No award
News Analysis
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Healthyself”
Modern Healthcare
Aug. 8, 2005
Joseph Conn
“After the storm”
Equipment World
October 2005
Olivia Grider, Marcia Gruver, Jack Roberts, Tom Jackson, Jonathan Menard
Silver “Katrina’s Wake”
CSP
October 2005
CSP Staff
“Relief, Recovery & Repercussions”
Commercial Carrier Journal
October 2005
Avery Vise, Linda Longton, Andy Duncan, Aaron Huff, Sean Kelley, Dean Smallwood
Bronze “Hope or Hype?”
Modern Healthcare
Nov. 7, 2005
Cinda Becker, Matthew DoBias, Joseph Mantone
No award
Original Research
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Producers See a Solid Year Ahead”
Aggregates Manager
January 2005
Kirk Landers, Editorial Director; Tina Grady Barbaccia, Senior Editor; Therese Dunphy, Executive Editor; Hayley Crook, Art Director
“Organics’ Chemistry”
Restaurants & Institutions
Feb. 15, 2005
Patricia B. Dailey, Scott Hume, Allison Perlik
Silver “”Top 200 Packagers””
Food & Drug Packaging
July 2005
Lisa McTigue Pierce, Pan Demetrakakes, Graham Wiemer
“Real Estate’s All-Stars”
Realtor® Magazine
July 2005
Mariwyn Evans
Regular Column, Contributed
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Legal Research”
Student Lawyer
October and December 2005
Travis McDade, Writer; Ira Pilchen, Editor
“Litigation”
American Bar Association Journal
February and July 2005
James W. McElhaney
Silver “Profit Report”
TED (The Electrical Distributor)
July/November 2005
TED Magazine
“As Long as it Takes and GSEs: The Right Reform”
Realtor® Magazine
January and June 2005
Al Mansell, Stacey Moncrieff
Regular Column, Staff Written
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Machine Builder Mojo”
Control Design
August and September 2005
Dan Hebert
“2000 + Club Stays Open 24/7”
American Bar Association Journal
February 2005
Stephanie Francis Ward
Silver “Sounds Corny, But Biomass May Save America/The A Ship and B Ship: Which One Are You On?”
Control
January and June 2005
Rich Merritt
“Final Word”
Equipment World
February and May 2005
Tom Jackson
Regular Department
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “On the Drawing Board”
Building Design & Construction
October, November, and December 2005
Building Design & Construction Staff
“Lawful Targeting, Finding the Yes in RESPA,, Privacy: Tighten It Up”
REALTOR Magazine
April, May, and June 2005
Mariwyn Evans
Silver “Hot Practice”
Student Lawyer
February, March, and April 2005
Lisa Stansky, Writer; Ira Pilchen, Editor
“Plans & Projects”
Professional Builder
June, July, andAugust 2005
Bill Lurz, Laura Butalla, Bob Sperber, Heather McCune, Erin Hallstrom-Erickson
Bronze “Buying File”
Construction Equipment
August – October 2005
Larry Stewart, Walt Moore, Katie Weiler, Heather Burlingame
No award
Special Section
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “State of the Industry Report”
Snack Food & Wholesale Baker
June 2005
Maria Pilar Clark, Dan Malovany, Andy Hanacek, Michael Escobedo
“Hot Iron”
Equipment World
March 2005
Jack Roberts, Marcia Gruver, Olivia Grider, Tom Jackson
Silver “Benchmarking Your Business Report 2005”
Lawn & Landscape
November 2005
Lauren Spiers
“Judges in the Culture Wars Crossfire”
ABA Journal
October 2005
Richard Brust, Terry Carter, George Hodak, Steven Keeva, Martha Neil
Special Supplement
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “2005 Chain Operator All-Stars”
Foodservice Equipment & Supplies
December 2005
Joseph M. Carbonara, Paulette Cortopassi, Carol Davies, Monina Tan-Pipilas
“2005 Ivy Awards”
Restaurants & Institutions
April 15, 2005
Editorial Staff
Silver “Best Places to Work”
Chain Leader
April 15, 2005
Chain Leader Staff
“Midyear Report 2005 – The Road to Profits”
Commercial Carrier Journal
July 2005
Avery Vise, Paul Richards, Aaron Huff, John Baxter, Dean Smallwood
Technical Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Lighting Grows Up”
Buildings
April 2005
Leah B. Garris, Elisa A. Geneser, Scott Easton, Linda K. Monroe
“”On the hunt””
Plant Services
May 2005
Rich Merritt
Silver “Deep Green”
Building Design & Construction
November 2005
Dave Barista
TIE
“Double-duty Tile”
Farm Industry News
May/June 2005
Wayne Wenzel“Energy – Efficient Motors Deliver Savings”
Control Engineering
July 2005
Frank J. Bartos
Design Award Winners
Contents Page or Pages
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Professional Remodeler”
Professional Remodeler
December 2005
Larry Nigh
No award
Silver “March 2005 Departments & Features”
TED Magazine
March 2005
TED Magazine Staff
No award
Feature Article Design
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Do MDs or MBAs Make Better Leaders?”
HealthLeaders
March 2005
Doug Ponte
“The List Issue 2005”
Realtor Magazine
March 2005
Julie Fournier, Isabella Matthews
Silver No award “Making History – McDonald’s 50th Year”
Restaurants & Institutions
March 1, 2005
Stacy Bryant and R & I Editorial Staff
Front Cover — Computer Generated
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Downsizing Health Coverage”
Hospitals & Health Networks
September 2005
Chuck Lazar
“Million Miles”
Overdrive
May 2005
Tony Brock, Jeremy Fladstol
Silver “Industry Targets Threats”
Chemical Processing
September 2005
Chemical Processing Team
No award
Bronze “An Executive’s Guide to Capital”
Hospitals & Health Networks
June 2005
Chuck Lazar
No award
Front Cover — Illustration
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Bringing Order to CPOE”
HealthLeaders
November 2005
Doug Ponte, Sibylle Schwarz
No award
Silver “Machine Fusion”
Control Design
March 2005
Jennifer Dakas
No award
Front Cover — Photo
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Expertise Lost”
Control
April 2005
Control Team
“Meltdown”
Restaurants & Institutions
Aug. 1, 2005
Stacy Bryant and R & I Editorial Staff
Silver EXHIBITOR Magazine
November 2005
EXHIBITOR Magazine Staff
“Florida Italianate Marvel”
Professional Builder
September 2005
Bill Patton, Bull Lurz
Bronze No award Farm Industry News
October 2005
Lynn Varpness, Harlen Persinger
Opening Page or Spread — Photo
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “A New Breeze is Blowing”
The Concrete Producer
April 2005
Steve Phillips, Nancy Pierce, Rick Yelton, Tom Bagsarian, Gena Levenhagen
“Your Choice, Who Made the Cut”
Plant Services
February 2005
Plant Services Team
Silver No award “Six Sweet Rides”
Farm Industry News
October 2005
Lynn Varpness, Harlen Persinger

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28th Annual Awards of Excellence

Editorial Award Winners
Case History
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Cooking with HDV”
Video Systems
October 2005
Michael Goldman, Cynthia Wisehart, Video Systems Staff
“Open Source to the Rescue”
InfoWorld
April 4, 2005
Cathleen Moore, Neil McAllister
Silver “Big Plans for Coors”
Reliable Plant Magazine
November/December 2005
Paul V. Arnold
“Driving Down Expenses”
Profit: The Business of Technology
November 2005
Jeff Spicer, Margaret Lindquist, Caroline Kvitka, Ann C. Logue
Editorial/Editor’s Letter
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “The Ripples from New Power Technology; Toward A New Future”
EnergyBiz
September/October and November/December 2005
Martin Rosenberg
“Deborah Whistler Editorials”
Heavy Duty Trucking
March and July 2005
Deborah Whistler
Silver “Turning Over the Car Keys; This Is Our Fight”
Transmission & Distribution World
May and October 2005
Rick Bush
“Editor’s Letter”
InfoWorld
July 4 and Aug. 15, 2005
Steve Fox
Feature Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Scorsese’s Color Homage”
Millimeter
January 2005
Michael Goldman, Millimeter Staff
“Privacy in Peril”
PC World
November 2005
Alan Stafford, Anush Yegyazarian, Beth Kamoroff, Robert Kanes, Stephen Compton
Silver “Children of the Desert”
Pool & Spa News
Aug. 8, 2005
Erika Taylor, Rhonda J. Wilson, Rin-rin Yu, Henry Olivas
“Counterfeit Parts: Crime of the Century”
Heavy Duty Trucking
August 2005
Deborah Lockridge
Bronze “Catching Wind”
EnergyBiz
May/June 2005
Al Senia, Martin Rosenberg, Jurgen Mantzke, Graham Fleming
No award
Feature Series
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Underground: The Club Culture of Steroids and Underground: The Youth Culture of Steroids”
Club Industry’s Fitness Business Pro
May and June 2005
Amy Fischbach, Jennipher Shaver, Pamela Kufahl, Jennifer Ray
“Dealing with Drivers”
Heavy Duty Trucking
February, March, April, June, July, and August 2005
Patricia Smith
Silver “RPG and the IFS”
iSeries NEWS
November 2004 and September 2005
Scott Klement, iSeries NEWS Staff
“Roundtable”
California Real Estate
April, June, and August 2005
Anne Framroze, Paula Hess, Nancy Duckworth Banks
Bronze “Personnel Solutions Series”
Veterinary Economics
April, May, June, July, September, October, November, December 2005
Marnette Denell Falley, Jessica Harper, Katherine Bontrager, Elizabeth Trotta
No award
How-To Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Mixing It Up”
Pool & Spa News
May 23, 2005
Erika Taylor, Rhonda J. Wilson, Rebecca Robledo, Henry Olivas
“Wipe out Windows Annoyances”
PC World
September 2005
Scott Spanbauer, Anush Yegyazarian, Sally Zahner, Beth Kamoroff
Silver “Giving Away a Fortune?”
Veterinary Economics
July 2005
Marnette Denell Falley, Jessica Harper, Katherine Bontrager, Elizabeth Trotta
“Virtual Server 2005 Cluster Setup Kit”
Windows IT Pro
May 2005
Michael Otey
Individual or Company Profile
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Hurricane Restoration at Its Finest”
Transmission & Distribution World
August 2005
Rick Bush, Phil Musser, Emily Saarela, Carrie Parsons, Ellen Parson
“SOA’s Killer App Unveiled”
InfoWorld
Feb. 28, 2005
Eric Knorr, Richard Gincel
Silver “A Life in Tea: Tomislav Prodreka, The Tea-Vangelist”
Fresh Cup Magazine
December 2005
Julie Beals
“IT Under Stress ”
Profit: The Business of Technology
May 2005
Leslie Steere, Margaret Lindquist, Blair Campbell, Aaron Lazenby
News Analysis
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Feel the Burn”
Club Industry’s Fitness Business Pro
November 2005
Amy Florence Fischbach, Jennipher Shaver, Pamela Kufahl, Jennifer Ray
“New Ad Attacks”
PC World
February 2005
Anush Yegyazarian, Eric Dahl, Andrew Brandt, Beth Kamoroff, Steven Gray
Silver “Uncharted Waters”
Club Industry’s Fitness Business Pro
August 2005
Amy Florence Fischbach, Pamela Kufahl, Jennipher Shaver, Jennifer Ray
“Freight and the Economy: Will Katrina Hurt?”
Heavy Duty Trucking
October 2005
Patricia Smith, Deborah Whistler
Original Research
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “2006 Market Planning Guide”
Electrical Wholesaling
November 2005
Sarah Tobaben Dolash, Jim Lucy, Jan Rabinowitz, Herm Isenstein, David Eckhart
“InfoWorld 2005 Compensation Survey”
InfoWorld
June 13, 2005
Jason Snyder, Eric Knorr
Silver “H-1Bs: Talent or Low-cost Labor?”
Sacramento Business Journal
Jan. 28, 2005
Mark Larson
“The Top 40 Rise Up”
Electrical Construction Maintenance
June 2005
Michael Eby, Matthew Halverson, David Eckhart
Regular Column, Contributed
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Question of the Month”
Opflow
January and December 2005
John Stubbart, Gay Porter DeNileon, Opflow Staff
“The Business End”
Windows IT Pro
May and October 2005
Ben Smith
Silver “Georganne & Rich on the Road”
Craftrends
January and August 2005
Georganne Bender, Rich Kizer
TIE
“Plug and Play? No Way!, Auto Updates: No Quick Secuirty Fix”
PC World
June and November 2005
Stephen Manes, Harry McCracken, Steven Gray, Jeff Berlin, Diego Aguirre“From the Analysts”
InfoWorld
Sept. 19, 2005, Oct. 3, 2005
David L. Margulius
Regular Column, Staff Written
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “First Word”
Club Industry’s Fitness Business Pro
September and October 2005
Pamela Kufahl
“Hey Microsoft!”
Windows IT Pro
August and December 2005
Karen Forster
Silver “Drew Troyer: The Exponent”
Reliable Plant Magazine
July/August and November/December 2005
Drew D. Troyer, columnist; Paul V. Arnold, Editor
“Off the Wires”
IT Architect (formerly Network Magazine)
May and July 2005
Andy Dornan
Regular Department
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Biz Tips”
Electrical Wholesaling
January, February, and March 2005
Sarah Tobaben Dolash, Jim Lucy, David Eckart
“Top 100”
PC World
June, July, and August 2005
PC World Reviews and Test Center Staff
Silver “Lubrication Lessons”
Reliable Plant Magazine
July/August, September/October, and November/December 2005
Jim Fitch, writer; Paul V. Arnold, Editor
“Industry News”
California Real Estate
January/February, March, and June 2005
Anne Framroze, Paula Hess, Nancy Duckworth Banks
Special Section
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Salary and Industry Survey Focus”
SQL Server Magazine
December 2005
“IT Industry Survey”
Windows IT Pro
December 2005
Silver “The Essential Guide to Thwarting Hackers”
iSeries NEWS
Ocotber 2005
Mel Beckman
“Special Focus: California’s Affordable Housing Shortage”
California Real Estate
July 2005
Anne Framroze
Special Supplement
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Advances in Reservoir Characterization – Celebrating 20 Years of Innovation”
E&P
November 2005
Rhonda Duey, Exploration Editor; Monique A. Barbee, Director, Custom Publishing
No award
Silver “Waterpark Resorts Today”
Aquatics International
Spring 2005
Gary Thill, Tariq Kamal
No award
Technical Article
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “The Future of Fuel Cells”
Electrical Construction Maintenance
February 2005
Michael Eby, Matthew Halverson, Amy Florence Fischbach, David Eckhart
“10 Steps to SOA”
InfoWorld
Nov. 7, 2005
Eric Knorr, Oliver Rist, Neil McAllister
Silver “The Future is Now, 3D Modeling”
Constructor
September/October 2005
Jan Tuchman, Mary Buckner Powers, Mark Shaw, Bill Krizan, John Kosowatz, Sue Pearsall
“Tested: 64 Blt P4”
PC World Communications
May 2005
Jon Jacobi, Anush Yegyazarian, Edward N. Albro, Stephen Compton, Jeff Berlin
Design Award Winners
Feature Article Design
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “The Old West”
Pool & Spa News
June 6, 2005
Erika Taylor, Rhonda J. Wilson, Tariq Kamal
No award
Front Cover — Computer Generated
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold No award “Enterprise Spyware Zappers”
InfoWorld
Sept. 19, 2005
Ben Barbante, Bill Mayer
Front Cover — Photo
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “New York State of Mind”
Boomer Market Advisor
January 2005
Tracy Donley, Amy C. Cosper, John Sullivan, Nancy Roy, David Johnson
“Modern Design”
Oracle Magazine
May/June 2005
Jeff Spicer, Susan Olsen, Richard Merchan
Opening Page or Spread — Computer-Generated
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “Scorsese’s Color Homage”
Millimeter
January 2005
Amanda Fletcher
“The Best and Worst ISPs”
PC World
June 2005
Robert Kanes, Carolyn Perot, Peter Hoey, Maria Hoey
Silver No award “Inbox Tamers”
PC World
May 2005
Robert Kanes, Kate Godfrey, Headcase Design
Opening Page or Spread — Illustration
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold No award “20 Things They Don’t Want You To Know”
PC World
October 2005
Robert Kanes, Beth Kamoroff, Dan Page
Opening Page or Spread — Photo
Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation
Gold “In the Bag”
Fresh Cup Magazine
February 2005
David Drouin, Art Director; Ness/Pace Studio, Photographer
No award