GET TO THE GROTTO for the ASBPE Midwest-South 2013 Azbee Awards!

This year, we are forgoing our traditional sit-and-be-served dinner and hosting an ASBPE Midwest-South Regional Azbee Awards evening to remember! The event will include a hearty selection of hot and cold Italian appetizers, pasta bar, carving station and decadent desserts … not to mention recognition of the region’s print, digital and design award winners as selected by ASBPE judges. Join us!

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What: ASBPE Midwest-South 2013 Azbee Awards

When: Thursday, July 25
6 p.m.—Cocktails (Registration includes one complimentary beverage, then cash bar)
7-9 p.m.—Dinner and awards presentation

Where:  Grotto Italian Steakhouse, Oak Brook, Ill. (a suburb of Chicago)

Cost: $45 for members; $55 for nonmembers (If you are not certain of your member status, please email If someone entered the Azbees on your behalf, you still must be a member to qualify for the member price.)

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Note that national award winners will be recognized at the Azbee Awards of Excellence on Friday, July 26, following the ASBPE 2013 National Editorial Conference. Both events will be held at the Grotto. Click here to register for the conference and national awards banquet.

All awards and conference attendees are privy to discounted hotel rates at Hyatt Place Chicago in Lombard. To take advantage of this opportunity, visit and click on Offer and Gift Certificate; in the Corporate/Group # field, enter group code G-ASBPE.