• ASBPE announces 2019 conference keynote speaker Abe Peck, B2B’s “media chiropractor” will give the conference keynote address. The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) announced its 2019 National Conference will be dubbed “GenerationB2B,” focused on finding new revenue streams, a fresh mindset and skill sets. The conference and Azbee Awards banquet will take place May 9-10 at the Poynter Institute in ...
  • How to win an Azbee Award (and what’s new for 2019) ASBPE’s annual Azbee Awards contest opens for entries on November 1st, and we’re all excited to see the amazing work business publications did and are doing in 2018. It has been a dynamic year for many of us and the contest will highlight the best articles, issues, and content you and your colleagues created. We ...
  • Enrollment open for B2B Editorial Leadership Academy The deadline to enroll for the inaugural academy is Nov. 1. After almost two years of brainstorming and planning, the American Society of Business Publication Editors is delighted to present ASBPE’s inaugural B2B Editorial Leadership Academy next month in New York. Thank you to ASBPE members, friends and publisher partners for your dedication in making our ...
  • Introducing ASBPE’s inaugural B2B Editorial Leadership Academy – Sign Up Now! The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) is proud to announce its inaugural B2B Editorial Leadership Academy, a one-day certificate program designed to help prepare business-to-business journalists for advancement to senior management positions at their publications. The first-ever academy will be Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at the Euromoney Institutional Investor Plc offices in New ...
  • ASBPE Foundation Establishes Graduate Scholarship at Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications The nonprofit educational foundation affiliated with the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) has launched a $5,000 annual scholarship program at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications. The ASBPE Foundation is offering the Medill graduate-school scholarship—designed to encourage students to study business journalism—to one student each year. ASBPE, a 2,000-member organization ...
  • ASBPE Foundation Announces 2018 Winners of AEJMC Student Magazine Writing Competition As part of its mission to support college journalism programs, the ASBPE Foundation partners with the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) for the annual B2B student writing competition. For 2018, the competition’s first-place winner was Danielle Cohen, who will receive a $100 check from the ASBPE Foundation for her story titled ...
  • SAVE THE DATE! ASBPE’s 2019 national conference and Azbee Awards banquet May 9-10 at the Poynter Institute St. Petersburg, Fla. Keep visiting asbpe.org for updates
  • IEEE Spectrum, Cannabis Business Times, StateScoop.com Win Top 2018 ASBPE Honors; Renee Wright of Inside Unmanned Systems Receives Its Stephen Barr Award ASBPE honored IEEE Spectrum and Cannabis Business Times as the B2B Magazines of the Year for 2018, and named StateScoop.com as its Website of the Year. The organization of business-to-business editors chose UBM Animal Health as winner of its award for Best Cross-Platform Package of the Year. Top honors for the association’s newest category, Newsletter of the Year, ...
  • ASBPE names Renee Knight of Inside Unmanned Systems its 2018 Stephen Barr Award winner   Renee Knight, a senior editor at Inside Unmanned Systems magazine, is the winner of ASBPE’s 15th annual Stephen Barr Award for an October 2017 news analysis package titled “After the Storm.” Her work offered a dramatic first-hand account of the life-saving contributions of drone aircraft during Hurricane Harvey in Texas, and showcased the promise of ...
  • ASBPE Selects 2018 Young Leader Scholars For more than a decade, ASBPE has recognized future leaders in the B2B press with the Young Leader Scholarship. This year, the scholarship covers a two-night hotel stay and the registration for five YLS winners  to attend ASPBE’s National Editorial Conference May 10-11 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The judges selected the winners based on ...
  • Archived Webcast: Do’s and Don’ts of Trade Shows For B2B media professionals, a magazine’s “trade show season” often means long workdays before, during and after the show. Before the show requires much planning – editors receive a surge in emails from exhibitors asking them to, “stop by the booth!” During the show, editors get hefty to-do lists: send out e-newsletters, attend keynote presentations, ...
  • ASBPE’s 2018 B2B Media Success Conference and Azbee Awards of Excellence Banquet ASBPE’S 2018 B2B MEDIA SUCCESS CONFERENCE AND AZBEE AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE BANQUET MAY 10-11, 2018 NATIONAL PRESS CLUB, WASHINGTON, DC  Welcome to the official page of the 2018 B2B Media Success Conference and Azbee Awards of Excellence Banquet – the annual gathering of the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE). We are particularly excited because the 2018 conference will be ...
  • Announcing the 2018 Azbee Awards of Excellence regional winners ASBPE congratulates all the finalists of the Azbee Awards of Excellence competition! This year more than 1,000 entries were received and more than 100 experienced B2B editors and designers judged the 78 categories of entries. Regional winners were announced at banquets across the United States in April and early May. National winners will be announced at the national Azbee Awards ...
  • ASBPE announces 2018 Azbee Awards of Excellence finalists   ASBPE congratulates all the finalists of the Azbee Awards of Excellence competition! This year more than 1,000 entries were received and more than 100 experienced B2B editors and designers judged the 78 categories of entries. The Azbees honor the best in business-to-business media, recognizing outstanding work by B2B, trade, association and professional publications. One of the most ...
  • Today is deadline for Tabbie Awards The 2018 Tabbies b2b awards program is drawing to a close! Submissions are still being accepted from both print and online publications. This competition, celebrating its 15th year, allows all b2b editors, publishers and art directors the opportunity to have their best work judged by their international peers. The Tabbies international b2b magazine competition encompasses ...
  • TABPI becomes first-ever Platinum Sponsor of ASBPE Foundation Almost a decade ago, the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) launched the ASBPE Foundation, a tax-exempt educational organization with a goal of ending the stature gap between B2B and the consumer press in university journalism programs. Last week, Trade, Association and Business Publications International (TABPI) became the ASBPE Foundation’s first-ever Platinum Sponsor. Paul J. ...
  • DEADLINE EXTENDED: ASBPE Opens 2018 Young Leader Scholarship Application Process If you are 30 years old or younger, have spent at least two years in B2B media, and plan to continue working in the industry, don’t miss your opportunity to apply for the 2018 Young Leader Scholarship competition. Each year, a panel of judges selects a small group of winners, who each receive a free ...
  • The ASBPE Foundation Announces Plans to Award VTDigger and Its Editor with the 2018 Journalism That Matters Award The nonprofit VTDigger, an online publication covering Vermont business and government and edited by Anne Galloway, is being recognized for its investigative reporting by the American Society of Business Publication Editors.  In 2014, the Montpelier-based VTDigger uncovered possible financial improprieties by one of Vermont’s most prominent business people, Bill Stenger, and his partners in an investment ...
  • Archived webcast—Mind the Gap: What Publishers Really Want From Editors The long-standing tradition of a Church and State-like separation between the editorial and business functions of a magazine allows readers to have confidence in the integrity of editorial content. But it also breaks the connection between two halves of a whole. This in turn affects how magazines respond to change, which–in today’s turbulent industry climate–can ...
  • 2018 National Conference—Call for speakers! ASBPE 2018 National Conference, Call for Speakers! The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) is excited to announce that our 2018 national B2B Media Success Conference and Awards Banquet will be held at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., for the first time ever, on May 10-11. As always, the gathering will feature cutting-edge ...
  • ASBPE-NY Bootcamp: The Basics of Data Journalism Data: It’s no longer just for computer geeks. There are mountains of data — online and off — that you can use to uncover the story behind the story. To tap this wealth of information, you just need to learn some basic techniques and best practices, then incorporate them into your daily routine. These fundamentals, from ...
  • The 2018 Azbee Awards are now open for entries The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) is now accepting entries for the 2018 Azbee Awards of Excellence. The Azbee Awards are highly competitive and celebrate the highest quality reporting, editing and design in business-to-business, trade, association and professional publications. The awards honor all types of publications including magazines, newspapers, newsletters, websites, and digital ...
  • Archived webcast: Inside the Magazine of the Year Azbee Award Winners In this webcast, learn what it takes to put together a best-in-class B2B magazine. The editors of the two Magazine of the Year Azbee Award winners (QSR and Security Management) will share an inside look at their production process and strategy, offering tips on creating a B2B publication that is insightful, interesting, and innovative. Please click here to ...
  • Archived webcast: 5 Apps to Create Videos in 5 Minutes or Less Video is the single most important content strategy today. It is the most effective medium, with more shares, better reach, longer visit duration, higher retention, and more conversions. Video can also be time-consuming, difficult, and expensive—but only if you don’t know a better, smarter way to create video content. In this hands-on webinar from mobile journalist ...
  • ASBPE and AEJMC Select Top Winners for 2017 Student Magazine Writing Competition To honor the future leaders in the journalism industry, ASBPE partners with the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) annually for the annual B2B student writing competition. For 2017, Haley Smith won first place for her article, titled “Millennial Money Matters.” In turn, she will receive a $100 check from the ASBPE Foundation ...
  • ASBPE announces new national officers for 2017-19 term (ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.) — The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) is pleased to announce its new team of national executive officers. Dom Yanchunas has been elected president for the 2017-19 term. Yanchunas is a New York-based business journalist who is currently a reporter with American Metal Market, part of Metal Bulletin Group and Euromoney ...
  • ASBPE names Louise Esola of Business Insurance its 2017 Stephen Barr Award winner Louise Esola, who has served as a Business Insurance staff reporter and freelancer for more than 10 years, is the 2017 winner of ASBPE’s Stephen Barr Award for her December 2016 investigative feature package “Who Pays to Heal Mental Injuries of First Responders?” Previously, she worked as a reporter and columnist for the North County ...
  • 2017 National Azbee Award Winners QSR, Security Management, Big Law Business Win Top 2017 ASBPE Honors; Louise Esola of Business Insurance Receives Its Stephen Barr Award ASBPE honored QSR magazine and Security Management magazine as the B2B Magazines of the Year for 2017, and named Big Law Business as its Website of the Year. The organization of business-to-business editors chose Meatingplace as winner of its award for ...
  • ASBPE Selects 2017 Young Leader Scholars For more than a decade, ASBPE has recognized future leaders in the B2B press with the Young Leader Scholarship. This year, the scholarship covers a two-night hotel stay and the registration for five YLS winners  to attend ASPBE’s National Editorial Conference May 17-18 at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg, Fla. The judges selected the winners ...
  • Announcing the 2017 Azbee Awards of Excellence regional winners Congratulations to the finalists and winners of 2017 Azbee Awards of Excellence! This year more than 1,200 entries were received and more than 90 experienced B2B editors and designers assisted with judging the 76 categories of entries. Regional winners were announced at banquets across the United States in April and early May. National winners will be announced at the ...
  • Archived Webcast: Mapping Local Market Data Are you a bit of a Map Geek? Want to put finally put that Geography minor to good use? Or do you want to learn how to use maps to provide your online and print audiences with demographic info or other data on the local metro, county or state level? Led by Electrical Wholesaling magazine ...
  • Why Attend ASBPE’s 2017 B2B Media Success Conference? This Will Convince You (and Your Boss) Hi there. It’s ASBPE here. You’re reading this because either you’re considering attending our B2B Media Success Conference or someone whose travel and professional development budget you approve wants to attend. Nice to meet you. We know budgets around travel and professional development are tight. In fact, for many B2B media organizations, business model changes have ...
  • ASBPE 2017 National Conference & Azbee Awards Banquet The 2017 B2B Media Success Conference—Your connection to the best in B2B excellence Award-winning journalists and expert teachers will share their secrets to success in the 2017 ASBPE national conference and Azbee Awards Banquet. Join us May 17-18 for this dynamic annual event. You’ll leave with a growing network of industry experts, fresh insights on the latest ...
  • ASBPE Members: Sign Up for Free for an ASBPE Ethics Chat What’s your biggest B2B ethical problem? Be ready to confront ‘terrible 10’ integrity snafus What’s your most pressing business-to-business editorial ethics issue today? Do you have any solutions? Members of the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) want to learn more. Due to the recent spate of “fake news” discussions, you might wonder if your readers are ...
  • ASBPE announces 2017 Azbee Awards of Excellence finalists ASBPE congratulates all the finalists of the Azbee Awards of Excellence competition! This year more than 1,200 entries were received and more than 90 experienced B2B editors and designers assisted with judging the 76 categories of entries. The Azbees honor the best in business-to-business media, recognizing outstanding work by B2B, trade, association and professional publications. One ...
  • Call for nominations: 2017 Journalism That Matters Award The Journalism That Matters Award was first presented in 2009. The award was inspired by ASBPE’s book of the same title, which features case studies of B2B journalists whose articles brought about change within their industries. Editors may nominate themselves or a deserving colleague. The first winner of the Journalism That Matters Award was HSToday editor ...
  • Archived webcast: Looking Deeper with Data Sometimes it helps to be a hoarder. When reporting on private companies, details collected in a structured way can often be as illuminating as what a reporter gets from interviews. Katelyn Polantz, an Azbee Award-winning business reporter and data editor at American Law Media, shows how B2B publications can unmask hidden parts of any industry. Please click ...
  • ASBPE 2017 National Conference—Meet the speakers Joining us for the 2017 National Conference in St. Petersburg, Florida, on May 17-18? Read through the biographies below to get to know the speakers before you come. To find out more about the conference and sessions click here. Ren LaForme Interactive Learning Producer, The Poynter Institute Ren LaForme is a producer at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg, ...
  • American Society of Business Publication Editors Launches Registration for its 2017 Annual Conference & National Azbee Awards Banquet The B2B Media Success Conference connects B2B editors with best practices, networking opportunities St. Petersburg, Fla. – The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) has opened registration for its 2017 Annual Conference & National Azbee Awards of Excellence Banquet to be held May 17-18, 2017, in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Business-to-Business Media Success Conference brings ...
  • SPJ, 60 other journalism groups, ask Trump administration for meeting on government access The Society of Professional Journalists, American Society of Business Publication Editors, and more than 60 other journalism organizations have requested a meeting with President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence to discuss access to government. The coalition sent a letter today to Trump and Pence, asking for a meeting or conference call to discuss: • the ...
  • Kansas City chapter event: Data and visual storytelling boot camp Join the Kansas City chapter on February 28th for a data and visual storytelling boot camp. Registration, networking and breakfast will begin at 8:00 am. Sessions will run from 8:30 to noon. When: February 28th, 2017, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Sessions will include: 8-8:30 — Breakfast, registration, and networking 8:30-9:15— Gathering the data you want: How to ask the best questions ...
  • NYC Chapter Event: Mobile Video Basics for Wordsmiths Video is an essential and growing part of today’s content mix. But many new and veteran wordsmiths in B2B publishing are less than comfortable with video —especially mobile video. That’s about to change. Join ASBPE-NY and EFA for “Mobile Video Basics for Wordsmiths,” a panel discussion on weaving mobile coverage into your context mix. Our experts will ...
  • Video: Lifetime Achievement Award winner Roy Harris discusses his career and biggest accomplishments ASBPE Lifetime Achievement Winner Roy Harris discusses his career in B2B media and his biggest accomplishments. Our 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Roy Harris on what this award means to him.
  • Applications are open for the 2017 ASBPE Young Leaders Scholarship competition! The submission deadline for all materials is 11:59 pm, CDT, February 1, 2017.
  • Washington, D.C. Chapter Holiday Happy Hour and Q&A—Reporting on the Trump Administration: Lessons for the Business Press Holiday Happy Hour and Q&A—Reporting on the Trump Administration: Lessons for the Business Press Ready to celebrate the holidays and look forward to the year ahead? Join your colleagues at the ASBPE DC Chapter Holiday Happy Hour on Wednesday, December 14, at 5:30 pm! We will meet at James Hoban’s Irish Bar and Restaurant at 1 Dupont ...
  • The 2017 Azbee Awards are now open for entries Enter the Azbees! Winners represent the finest print, online, and design content in business-to-business publications The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) is now accepting entries for the Azbee Awards of Excellence. The Azbee Awards are highly competitive and celebrate the highest quality writing and design in business-to-business, trade, association and professional publications. The awards honor ...
  • D.C. Chapter Event: Lunch With a Lawyer—Fair Use For Editors in Today’s Digital Age Lunch With a Lawyer: Fair Use For Editors in Today’s Digital Age Is it okay to use that image from Flickr? Repost that video from YouTube? Take a segment of that video for your own video? Is your article summary a copyright violation? Who really owns that image, video, or synopsis? How and when should you ...
  • Archived webcast: Inside the Magazines of the Year Want to know what it takes to put together a best-in-class B2B magazine? Learn from the best as the editors of the two Magazine of the Year Azbee Award winners share an inside look at their production process and strategy. Speakers: Kim Kleman, Editor, The American Lawyer Jim McKay, Editor, Emergency Management Please click here to view the archived ...
  • Archived webcast: The keys to a great interview Reported stories are no better than what you can glean from sources. But many of the standard approaches to interviews can reduce your chances of good results. Learn from freelancers Erik Sherman, Annie Logue, Randy Hecht, and Robert McGarvey how to approach an interview as more of an exploratory conversation than a checklist of queries ...
  • The 13th Annual Stephen Barr Award for Feature Writing: Tom Wadsworth “INVENTIVENESS. INSIGHT. BALANCE. DEPTH. IMPACT” Tom Wadsworth, editor of Door + Access Systems newsmagazine, is the 2016 winner of ASBPE’s Stephen Barr Award for his Fall 2015 article “The Worst Garage Door Company in the Nation.” His investigation into the long-running scams associated with Garage Door Services Co., and its founder Peter James Stephens Jr., exposed ...
  • 2016 National Azbee Award Winners Emergency Management, The American Lawyer, Architect Win Top 2016 ASBPE Honors; Tom Wadsworth of Door + Access Systems Receives Its Stephen Barr Award ASBPE honored Emergency Management and The American Lawyer as Magazines of the Year for 2016 and named Architect as its Website of the Year. The organization of business-to-business editors chose UBM Life Sciences, Veterinary as winner of its award for Best Cross-Platform Package of ...
  • AEJMC/ASBPE Announces Winner of Student B2B Journalism Contest Elena Gritzan has won the annual Student Writing Award for the Specialized Business Press, in a competition sponsored by the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (AEJMC) and the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) Foundation. Her winning article, titled “Healthy Skeptic,” embraced the challenges of journalism covering technical topics related to health ...
  • Cancelled: Kansas City Chapter Happy Hour Due to an influx of back to school nights, this event has been cancelled. We hope to see you soon. This August, the ASBPE Kansas City chapter is once again celebrating Third Thursday, a great way for editors and designers to network and learn a little bit, too. Join us for a Third Thursday Happy hour ...
  • ASBPE recognizes Roy J. Harris, Jr. with 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award ASBPE’s Lifetime Achievement Winner is a Journalist of the First Rank By Robert Freedman ASBPE President, 2003-2005 Anyone who looks at this year’s ASBPE award winners can’t help but note the quality of the work being done in business-to-business journalism today, and the 2016 winner of the ASBPE Lifetime Achievement Award, Roy J. Harris, Jr., embodies that kind of ...
  • Announcing the 2016 Azbee Awards of Excellence regional winners Congratulations to the finalists and winners of 2016 Azbee Awards of Excellence! More than 1,150 entries were received and more than 90 experienced B2B editors and designers assisted with judging the more than 75 categories of entries in this year’s competition. Regional winners were announced at banquets across the United States in June. National winners were announced at the ...
  • Washington, D.C., chapter networking happy hour Save the Date:  Meet other B2B writers and editors at the D.C. chapter’s networking happy hour next month! Date: Tuesday, July 12 Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Location: Local 16 rooftop 1602 U St NW, Washington, DC 20009 Drink Information: $5 happy hour drinks until 10 p.m. Cost to attend: $5 in advance. Appetizers will be provided. Register: Contact Teresa Anderson ASIS International 703-518-1459 teresa.anderson@asisonline.org
  • ASBPE announces 2016 Azbee Awards of Excellence finalists ASBPE congratulates all the finalists of the Azbee Awards of Excellence competition! This year more than 1,150 entries were received and more than 90 experienced B2B editors and designers assisted with judging the more than 75 categories of entries. The Azbees honor the best in business-to-business media, recognizing outstanding work by B2B, trade, association and professional ...
  • 2016 Northeast Region Azbee Awards Banquet in New York Celebrate with the New York City chapter of ASBPE as it announces the gold, silver and bronze regional winners! We will also have presentations (TBA) from two northeast region gold award winners. Enjoy a memorable evening will fellow honorees over a three-course prix-fixe menu at one of midtown Manhattan’s finest Italian restaurants. When: Thursday, June 30, 2016 ...
  • Central Region Azbee Awards Banquet in Kansas City The ASBPE Kansas City Chapter will host the 2016 Central Region Azbee Awards Banquet at J. Gilbert’s in Overland Park, KS, on Wednesday, June 29. Learn the regional winners of gold, silver, and bronze awards! When: Wednesday, June 29th from 12:00-2:00 P.M. Where: J Gilbert’s 8901 Metcalf Ave. Overland Park, KS 66212 Cost: ASBPE Members— $50 Non-Members— $60 Register: Contact: Adrienne Wagner 913-871-3846 adrienne.wagner@ubm.com
  • ASBPE Names 2016 Young Leader Scholarship Winners Five B2B journalists were selected as recipients of the 2016 Young Leader Scholarship from ASBPE. The scholarship enables the editors to attend ASPBE’s National Editorial Conference July 21-22 at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg, Fla. The scholarship committee selected the winners based on their résumés, clips, recommendation letters from their chief editors, and their essays ...
  • Mid-Atlantic Region Azbee Awards Luncheon in Alexandria, Virginia Mid-Atlantic Region Azbee Awards Luncheon in Alexandria, Virginia The Washington, D.C., chapter is hosting the annual Mid-Atlantic Region Azbee Awards Luncheon 12:00 to 2:00 P.M., June 28, at ASIS International in Alexandria, Virginia. Lunch will be included. When: Tuesday, June 28, 12:00-2:00 P.M Where: ASIS International, 1625 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA Cost: ASBPE members— $17 Non-members— $20 Register: Contact: Please contact chapter president Teresa Anderson with ...
  • Upper Midwest Regional Azbee Banquet Upper Midwest Regional Azbee Banquet Join ASBPE at the Upper Midwest Regional Azbee Banquet as we recognize the best in B2B editorial and design in the region on Wednesday, June 29th. When: Wednesday June 29, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM CDT Where: Maggiano’s Little Italy 516 N. Clark Street Chicago, IL 60654 Cost: $75 members $85 non-members Fee includes hors d’Oeuvres, three-course dinner and ...
  • New England Region Azbee Awards Banquet in Boston ASBPE Boston 2016 Azbee Banquet Steve Maas, author of  a new biography of B2B pioneer Norman Cahners, will be the keynote speaker. Join us for our annual Azbee Regional Awards, with a special guest speaker. ASBPE’s Annual Boston-Area Chapter Banquet will be held Tuesday, June 21, at John Harvard’s Brew House in Framingham. Regional winners from publications based ...
  • Heartland Region Azbee Awards Luncheon in Cleveland Join us for the Heartland Region Azbee Awards Luncheon in Cleveland When: Friday, June 24, 11:30 A.M.-1:30 P.M. Where: Merwin’s Wharf in downtown Cleveland 1785 Merwin Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113 Cost: ASBPE members—$40 Non-members—$45 Register: Contact: Stephanie Ricca, Editor in chief, Hotel News Now sricca@hotelnewsnow.com  
  • Archived webcast: How to launch a B2B podcast Podcasts are booming in popularity. Today, roughly 21 percent of the American population listens to podcasts regularly, and that audience increased 24 percent in 2015 alone. How can B2B editors take advantage of podcasts’ popularity and share great content across the medium? Watch the archived webcast below as David Weisenfeld, legal editor at Xpert HR and ...
  • ASBPE 2016 National Conference & Azbee Awards Banquet Join ASBPE at Poynter and change the way you think about your audience, your revenue and your B2B publication. We’re bringing together the best of Poynter and ASPBE in this year’s ASBPE national conference and Azbee Awards Banquet, July 21-22. Expert teachers and industry leaders will take you beyond the basics to the strategies and techniques that ...
  • ASBPE 2016 National Conference—Meet the speakers Joining us for the 2016 National Conference in St. Petersburg, Florida, on July 21-22? Read through the biographies below to get to know the speakers before you come. To find out more about the conference and sessions click here. Rick Edmonds Media Business Analyst & Leader of News Transformation, The Poynter Institute Rick Edmonds is media business analyst for ...
  • Archived webcast: How to build your email list online… and off Email newsletters and marketing are likely to produce your highest return on investment of any marketing medium. So why wouldn’t you want to send more? To send more, you’ll need to grow your email list, but email is only successful when those on your email list are engaged. View the archived webinar below as Jessica Best, ...
  • Call for speakers: 2016 ASBPE National Conference to be held at Poynter Institute We want you — to speak! ASBPE is accepting speaking proposals for our 2016 National Conference. We’ll be kickin’ it at the Poynter Institute this year, and we’d love for you to join us. If you have expertise in a certain area and would like to be considered, please fill out our proposal submission form with your ...
  • Chicago Chapter Event: Spring Bootcamp Join the Chicago chapter April 22nd for a morning of networking and three one-hour educational sessions on the most pressing issues in B2B today. 8:30 am – Registration & Breakfast 9:00-9:50 am – How Editors Can Navigate the New B2B Paradigm Abe Peck, Senior Director, Media Management Center, Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University In an era where long-time ...
  • Washington, D.C., Chapter Event: Video Workshop You are invited to join the Washington, D.C., chapter for a half-day workshop on Thursday, March 31, 2016! In this workshop for B2B media professionals and freelancers — or anyone wanting to learn about successful video planning and production — you’ll learn from the pros during three in-depth educational sessions. Lunch is included in the registration fee. Educational sessions will ...
  • Washington, D.C., Chapter event: How to Use Numbers in Reporting Join the Washington, D.C., chapter for an event sponsored by ASBPE and SPJ. Jeannine Aversa will present “Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics: How to Use Numbers in Your Reporting,” without having your readers doze off. Light refreshments will be served. Time and date: Wednesday, Feb. 24, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Where: Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University 1325 G ...
  • Archived webcast: Customizing new media content by platform You’ve made a video, a gif, or a graphic. Now, how do you get the most mileage from all the places you plan to share it online? View the archived webcast below as Sarah Redohl, chief creative strategist of StoryLab LLC, shares her tips on maximizing the potential of your new media content and fitting it ...
  • Rescheduled Happy Hour Mixer: ASBPE Washington, D.C., Chapter You’re invited to our Happy Hour Mixer on Tuesday, February 16th, at The Science Club. Attendees from the Washington, D.C., metro area are welcome to network with peers in an entertaining atmosphere. Appetizers will be provided. You’ll also get an inside scoop on ASBPE’s new Azbee Award entry system — it has just launched! Be the ...
  • The 2016 Azbee Awards of Excellence is now open for entries! We’re thrilled to announce that our completely redesigned Azbee Awards of Excellence entry system is now open! Take a peek and enter now.
  • Tabbies international B2B awards now open The 2016 Tabbies B2B awards program is now open and accepting submissions. The program allows allB2B editors, publishers and art directors the opportunity to have their best work judged by their international peers. The Tabbies, the editorial and design awards program run by Trade, Association and Business Publications International (TABPI), is again partnering with the U.S.’s ...
  • Archived webcast: So, you want to win an award Awards don’t just happen. To make sure your efforts are properly honored, you must put in the necessary work of finding and submitting to awards best suited to you and your work.  Mark Schlack, senior researcher at TechTarget and past president of ASBPE, shares his tips on how to win awards, from researching the most appropriate ...
  • American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) to Relocate to Poynter Institute as Part of New Partnership Poynter to provide management of annual ASBPE awards, membership, events and more PETERSBURG, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2015) – The American Society of Business Publication Editors announced today it will relocate its base of operations to The Poynter Institute, which also will provide comprehensive management services to the 51-year-old association. As part of the agreement, Poynter will provide ...
  • Archived webcast: Email newsletter burning questions answered—What they don’t teach in school In 2015, email marketing (still) tops the charts for return on investment, earning as high as $28 for every $1 invested. Are your campaigns earning their full potential? Jessica Best, Digital Marketing Evangelist with emfluence, answers the burning questions she’s asked most often in the realm of email marketing, including: · How often should I be ...
  • Chicago Chapter Holiday Party Join ASBPE Chicago for our annual Holiday Party and winter networking event on December 9th. Enjoy mingling with fellow B2B editors, designers and writers while viewing some of the year’s best B2B journalism. Selected articles, e-newsletters and art from 2015 Azbee award winners will be displayed. Complimentary appetizers will be served, and a cash bar will ...
  • Archived webcast: 10 errors editors are making today Archive now available: Free member webcast about the 10 errors editors are making today
  • October 2015 Ethics Update ‘Silent majority’ or ‘forever swamped’: which condition explains ethics dilemma?
  • Boston/New England Boot Camp Tackles Video Use and SEO; Offers Award-Entry Tips ASBPE’s Boston/New England Chapter held its fourth annual boot camp event on Oct. 14 at the offices of TechTarget in Newton, Mass. The first of three speakers for the half-day program was Peter Howe, the business reporter at New England Cable News (NECN), the largest regional news network in the US. Howe, previously a long-time business reporter and ...
  • Register now for the 2015 Boston Boot Camp Join ASBPE for a half-day boot camp to learn about tips on improving B2B coverage in a digital age and more!
  • Register now for the Digital Boot Camp in Kansas City Join ASBPE for a half-day boot camp for media professionals, freelancers, or anyone wanting to learn about tips on improving B2B web coverage!
  • Azbee Awards 2015: National and Regional winners From news and features, to design, to e-zines and e-newsletters, find all the winners of 2015’s Regional and National Azbee Awards listed here. Congratulations to all who won! National Award Winners New England Region Award Winners: MA, ME, NH, RI, VT Northeast Region Award Winners: CT, DE, NJ, NY Mid-Atlantic Region Award Winners: DC, MD, PA, VA Heartland Region Award ...
  • Heartland Regional Azbees 2015 The Cleveland chapter of ASBPE hosted the 2015 Heartland Region Azbee Awards banquet on Thursday, August 13.
  • Register now for the 2015 Mid-Atlantic Region Azbee Awards luncheon Sign up now for the 2015 Mid Atlantic Region Azbee Awards Luncheon in Washington, D.C. Celebrate with the Washington D.C. Chapter of ASBPE as it announces the gold, silver, and bronze regional winners! Don’t delay – register now. Registration will close on Wednesday, Aug. 26. When? Friday, August 28, 2015 From 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm Where? National Association of Realtors 500 New ...
  • The 12th Annual Stephen Barr Award for Feature Writing: Ann Marsh “Inventiveness. Insight. Balance. Depth. Impact” Ann Marsh, senior editor and West Coast bureau chief for Financial Planning, is the 2015 winner of ASBPE’s Stephen Barr Award for her May 2014 article “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?” Her investigation into the role that financial planning could play in reducing the military suicide ...
  • Ryerson University’s Amanda Panacci Wins the ASBPE Foundation/AEJMC Business-Press Writing Award Amanda Panacci, now pursuing a journalism master’s degree at Toronto’s Ryerson University, won the 2015 Student Writing Award for the Specialized Business Press. The award is presented by the ASBPE Foundation and the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (AEJMC.) It was presented at the ASBPE National Conference on July 24 at the ...
  • 2015 National Azbee Award Winners ASBPE announced the winners of its 2015 Azbee Awards Friday evening, July 24, in New York City.
  • ASBPE Honors 2015 Young Leader Scholar Winners July 28, 2015 — Young, enterprising journalists represent the future of B2B journalism, and to honor these up-and-coming editors, writers, and designers, ASBPE created the Young Leader Scholarship more than 12 years ago. This year, ASBPE honored three B2B journalists at the 2015 ASBPE national conference at the New York University Kimmel Center in New York ...
  • Webcast: 2015 Website of the Year Case Study Join ASBPE on Wednesday, August 12 for a webcast showcasing the 2015 Azbee Award Website of the Year, HotelNewsNow.com! In this webcast, Patrick Mayock and Jeff Higley from Hotel News Now will showcase their website and discuss best practices for producing an award-winning website. Register now! They will discuss: Quick historical overview: When and why we were founded, our audience, and how the site ...
  • New England Regional Azbees 2015 The ASBPE New England Region Azbee Awards were given out on July 15, 2015. You can see the full list of winners here (23K PDF). Here are some photos from the banquet and tweets from our panel and audience discussion, The Future of the Business Press. [View the story “Azbee Awards Banquet – New England Region – ...
  • 2015 ASBPE Awards of Excellence Azbee Awards – Central Region The Kansas City chapter of ASBPE hosted the 2015 Central Region Azbee Awards banquet on Thursday, June 18. The banquet included a presentation from the award-winning Scott Costa, Publisher of tED magazine. Costa accepted an Azbee award for website redesign. Congratulations to all of this year’s Central Region Azbee Award winners!
  • 2015 Azbee Award Finalists Come one, come all: The finalists for the 2015 Azbee Awards have arrived! Download the PDF to view all finalists in both the regional and national categories. Additionally, view the list of finalists for Overall Excellence Awards: Magazine of the Year, Website of the Year, and Cross-Platform Package of the Year. Finalists are listed alphabetically by ...
  • ASBPE 2015 National Conference & Azbee Awards Banquet Where does your journalistic future lie? Join us at the 2015 ASBPE National Conference to learn how to navigate your publishing future. At this one-day conference for business-to-business editors, writers, freelancers, and designers, you’ll have the opportunity to network with peers and learn from experts in our industry. When Friday, July 24, 2015 Conference: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. EDT Azbee ...
  • Join ASBPE for the 2015 Central Region Azbee Awards banquet in Kansas City The Kansas City chapter of ASBPE will host the 2015 Central Region Azbee Awards banquet on Thursday, June 18. Join us as we announce the gold, silver, and bronze regional winners! We will also have a presentation from the award-winning Scott Costa, Publisher of tED magazine. Costa will accept an Azbee award for website redesign. Date ...
  • Archived webcast: 10 tips for better proofreading and copy editing As editors we are now wearing many hats—manager, social media/SEO expert, communications/PR, CMS strategist, content specialist, sometimes writer—and on and on. Copy editing and proofreading can be at the end of a long list of tasks. This webcast goes beyond grammar and punctuation tips, offering 10 tips for the busy editor to help catch embarrassing errors in ...
  • Save the Date! 2015 ASBPE National Conference This year’s ASBPE National Conference will be held on July 24 in New York City!

News Archives 2011

  • ASBPE Reveals 2011 Azbee Awards ASBPE Reveals 2011 Azbee Awards The 2011 National Azbee Award winners were honored at a banquet at the Intercontinental Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile on the evening of Aug. 4, during the ASBPE National Editorial Conference. Magazine of the Year, under $2M revenue: Stitches Magazine of the Year Honorable Mentions, under $2M: Emergency Management, Oregon Business MOY Winner, over $2M: ...
  • ASBPE to present 2011 ASBPE Journalism That Matters Award ASBPE to present 2011 ASBPE Journalism That Matters Award Business journalism society to present The Spine Journal with coveted award during Azbee Award banquet Aug. 4 in Chicago. Aug. 4, 2011 —The American Society Of Business Publication Editors will present The Spine Journal with the 2011 ASBPE Journalism That Matters Award during an award ceremony on the ...
  • ASBPE names Magazine of the Year, Web Site of the Year and Azbee Award finalists ASBPE names Magazine of the Year, Web Site of the Year and Azbee Award finalists Winners to be announced Aug. 4 in Chicago. July 25, 2011 — ASBPE has named the top-performing magazines as the finalists for the 2011 Magazine of the Year Competition. For 2011, the society will present two Magazine of the Year Awards — one ...
  • New Young Leaders get ASBPE scholarship to attend conference New Young Leaders get ASBPE scholarship to attend conference Seven editors selected to attend national conference, Azbee banquet. July 25, 2011 — ASBPE again is honoring excellence in B2B journalism with its Young Leader Scholarship program. A panel of judges selected five U.S. and two international winners to attend ASBPE’s National Edi- torial Conference Aug. 4–5 in ...
  • National Editorial Conference: Merging print, digital National Editorial Conference: Merging print, digital More attendee interaction to enhance Chicago meeting Conference at a Glance Dates: Aug. 4–5, 2011 City: Chicago Theme: When Worlds Collide: Closing the print-digital divide Download the brochure (1.1MB PDF). Register now. Conference rates: If registered online or postmarked by July 15: Member — both days: $395 per person Nonmember — both days: $495 per person Member — one ...
  • ASBPE National Conference features star speakers, interactive sessions ASBPE National Conference features star speakers, interactive sessions When Worlds Collide: Closing the print-digital divide Aug. 4-5 • Chicago Conference at a Glance Download the brochure (1.1MB PDF).Register now. Dates: Aug. 4–5 (opening reception Aug. 3) City: Chicago Theme: When Worlds Collide: Closing the print-digital divide Conference rates: If registered online or postmarked by July 15: Member — both days: $395 per person Nonmember — both days: $495 per ...
  • ASBPE National Editorial Conference: Hotel, preliminary session info released ASBPE National Editorial Conference: Hotel, preliminary session info released Register Now! Conference rates: Member/2 Days: $395 per person Nonmember/2 Days: $495 per person Member/1 Day: $255 per day Nonmember/1 Day: $295 per day Register now. Intercontinental Chicago Magnificent Mile is official hotel for Aug. 4-5 event. The 2011 ASBPE National Editorial Conference aims at examining the relationship between the print and digital worlds. Whether your ...
  • “The new church and state” is focus of upcoming Twitterfest “The new church and state” is focus of upcoming Twitterfest TABPI, ASBPE ethics committee to host Twitter conversation, March 14–15. The separation of editorial and sales used to be a simple thing to describe. But today, there is much more to that old equation. For starters, add marketing to the mix, and you have a triumvirate that’s ...
  • Call for Nominees: 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award Call for Nominees: 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award Nominations must be received by April 1, 2011. Download the Lifetime Achievement Award nomination form (37K Word doc). Every other year, the American Society of Business Publication Editors recognizes a trade, association, or business publication editor whose commitment to editorial excellence has made them a leader in the industry. We are encouraging you to ...
  • Call for Nominations: 2011 Journalism That Matters Award Call for Nominations: 2011 Journalism That Matters Award Application deadline is April 1, 2011. Download the Journalism That Matters Award application (37K Word doc). The ASBPE Journalism That Matters Award is a program to recognize a B2B, association, or trade publication journalist whose coverage of an issue in 2010 triggered a tangible change within government or industry. The genesis of ...
  • Call for Nominees: 2011 ASBPE Young Leaders Scholarship Call for Nominees: 2011 ASBPE Young Leaders Scholarship Update: Application deadline is now April 1, 2011. Download the scholarship application (41K Word doc). The ASBPE Young Leaders Scholarship was created to foster interest in the American Society of Business Publication Editors by younger editors who are advancing in their editorial careers. The scholarship is sponsored annually by ASBPE, and allows ...
  • Michael Peltz, Institutional Investor magazine, wins 2011 Stephen Barr Award Winner Michael Peltz, Institutional Investor magazine, wins 2011 Stephen Barr Award Winner Business journalist honored for “Inside the Machine,” a first-person story on events leading to financial crash. Michael Peltz won the Barr Award for outstanding feature writing. Aug. 12, 2011 — Michael Peltz — now the editor of Institutional Investor magazine, overseeing all editorial operations, including its magazine ...

News Archives 2010 and Earlier

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  • American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) to Relocate to Poynter Institute as Part of New Partnership Poynter to provide management of annual ASBPE awards, membership, events and more PETERSBURG, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2015) – The American Society of Business Publication Editors announced today it will relocate its base of operations to The Poynter Institute, which also will provide comprehensive management services to the 51-year-old association. As part of the agreement, Poynter will provide ...
  • 1997 ASBPE Awards CLEVELAND (June 26, 1997) – Best’s Review, an insurance industry publication, and Selling Power, a publication for sales professionals, were named the Outstanding Publications of the Year by the American Society of Business Press Editors (ASBPE) in a ceremony at Cleveland’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The two publications were among more than 100 ...
  • Winners of 1998 Competition for Editorial, Graphics and Online Excellence Announced CFO and CIVIC.COM Take Top Awards in Annual Business Press Competition CFO magazine, a publication for corporate chief financial officers, and civic.com, a magazine for government information systems executives, were named Magazines of the Year by the American Society of Business Press Editors (ASBPE) in a ceremony at the French Embassy’s Maison Française in Washington, D.C. The ...
  • 1999 National Award Winners MAGAZINES OF THE YEAR Less than 80,000 Circulation:HomeCare More than 80,000 Circulation:CIO Editorial Awards SIGNED EDITORIAL Circulation under 80,000 Circulation over 80,000 Gold Produce Business “Assessing Assessments” July 1998 Jim Prevor Beyond Computing “The Right to Privacy” September 1998 Eileen Feretic Silver Meat & Poultry “I’m Still Waiting” May 1998 Keith Nunes Machine Design “Maybe We Can Learn Something from Japanese Managers After All” May 7, 1998 Ronald Khol Bronze Transportation & Distribution “It’s About Time!” November 1998 Perry A. Trunick Ward’s Auto World “Beware of ...
  • ASBPE Publishes Exclusive 2002 Salary, Workplace Survey Results Results show median salary for business editors, writers at $52,000. ASBPE has published the results of its 2002 Salary and Workplace Survey. The survey was developed in partnership with Up2Right Consulting, a Denver-based research company. And for ASBPE members, there’s an online salary calculator based on the survey data. The survey put the median annual salary for ...
  • ASBPE, Business Wire, Enter Into Reciprocal Agreement (2002) Business Wire to distribute ASBPE news. Business Wire and the American Society of Business Publication Editors have entered into an exclusive cross-promotional marketing agreement. Under the reciprocal relationship, ASBPE will have access to Business Wire’s media network to publicize organizational news and activities. ASBPE, in turn, will promote the availability of Business Wire’s suite of free media ...
  • Business Press Book in the Works Rob Freedman, our national president, has been leading the charge on an exciting and ambitious project that our national board first discussed last November — the development of ASBPE’s first book. The textbook, which is intended for both editors in the field and for college journalism courses, will focus on the particular challenges (as well as ...
  • March 2003 Western Workshop Focuses on the Web Award winning speaker Ann Wylie to lead workshop; DenverPost.com editor to keynote. January 2003ASBPE’s second Western Winter Workshop will be an intensive, one-day event focusing on ways to build and keep your online readership. The workshop will be presented Wednesday, March 19, by editorial consultant Ann Wylie of Wylie Communications. It takes place at the Denver Marriott ...
  • Rebound in B-to-B Ad Spending Began in November 2002 Most categories saw improvement. January 2003 —Business-to-business advertising figures for November 2002 indicate that ad spending is once again poised for growth. That’s according to a report from Business Information Network, which tracks B-to-B ad spending and pages in 12 megacategories. In the majority of the categories, spending was up from the same period last year. Overall, ...
  • ASBPE Editors Cautiously Optimistic for First Quarter 2003 ASBPE survey also reveals info on ad-edit ratios, staff size. January 2003 — Results of a survey sent to 500 ASBPE members via e-mail in December suggest that 2003 will be an improved year for advertising sales. More than 100 editors, each representing a different publication, responded to this survey, which asked about ad sales in ...
  • Folio: Editor To Keynote 2003 National Editorial Conference April 2003 —The American Society of Business Publication Editors’ 2003 National Editorial Conference will feature keynote addresses by Cable Neuhaus, editor of Folio: magazine and Nicolle Devenish, White House director of media affairs. The Conference is scheduled for June 19-20 at the Marriott at Metro Center in Washington, D.C. It is aimed at trade, association, ...
  • ASBPE Voted Into Journalism Council (August 2003) The American Society of Business Publication Editors is the latest member of the Council of National Journalism Organizations. The CNJO helps its member organizations advance training opportunities, advocate for high ethical practices, and coordinate public policy initiatives in the field of journalism. It also promotes discussions of best practices among its members for strengthening ...
  • Five ASBPE Chapters Host Enron Reporters Aug. 1, 2003 —ASBPE is partnering with HarperCollins in the launch of its book 24 Days, written by the two Wall Street Journal reporters who dug into the Enron story and made many of its key findings. Five ASBPE chapters are hosting cocktail party discussions with the authors of 24 Days, Rebecca Smith and John Emshwiller. The ...
  • ASBPE Joins Groups Demanding Public Voice on Information Access Aug. 28, 2003 — ASBPE was one of 75 organizations that sent a letter yesterday to Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge. The letter calls on the Department of Homeland Security to allow public input on procedures for “safeguarding” and sharing a vaguely defined set of information among firefighters, police officers, public health researchers, and federal, state, ...
  • Stephen Barr Award, Membership Prizes, Newsletter Categories Added to Competition Entry postmark deadline is Jan. 23, 2004. Nov. 24, 2003 —Look closely at the 26th edition of the Call for Entries that will soon kick off the 2004 ASBPE Awards of Excellence contest. While it may not seem much different from last year’s, you’ll find some striking changes. Most notable is our new Stephen Barr Award, which ...
  • Western Winter Workshop Focuses on Financial Literacy Jan. 20 event takes place in San Francisco; includes critique of published trade magazine financial articles. Nov. 26, 2003 —Accounting scandals and errors didn’t stop with Enron, Tyco, and WorldCom. Federal officials are now looking at problems with certain mutual funds and mortgage entities. Recent events make clear how important it is for all journalists who cover business ...
  • ASBPE Welcomes New Presidents to Three Chapters Dec. 2, 2003 — American Society of Business Publication Editors chapters in three cities — Boston, Cleveland, and Washington, D.C. — will see new leadership this year. Boston/New England Chapter Ben Ames is senior editor at Military and Aerospace Electronics, a monthly trade magazine at PennWell Publishing in Nashua, N.H. Prior to that, he was senior editor ...
  • Mastery of Business Publication Editing Is Focus of ASBPE Book (February 4, 2004) — The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE), a professional society for editors of trade and business-to-business publications in the United States, today applauded the release of Best Practices of the Business Press (170 pp., Kendall Hunt Publishing, $35 (0-7575-0862-6). The book is a resource for mastering business, trade, and association publication ...
  • ASPBE Joins with TABPI to Promote International Editorial and Design Awards, ‘The Tabbies’ March 10, 2004 CLEVELAND — The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) has signed on to be a sponsor of The 2004 Tabbies awards, the inaugural editorial and design competition being launched by Trade, Association and Business Publications International (TABPI). The international B2B magazine competition will involve 12 editorial and eight design categories, and is ...
  • Eighteen Journalism Groups Decry HHS’s Use of Fake News Reports March 18, 2004 — Seventeen journalism organizations — representing more than 25,000 journalists — today joined the Association of Health Care Journalists in asking the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to stop using video news releases that have the appearance of authentic news reports. AHCJ President Andrew Holtz made the request in ...
  • Homeland Security Communications Director to Speak at 2004 ASBPE Conference Tasia Scolinos will explain classes of restricted information; Philadelphia Inquirer editor to moderate discussion. April 6, 2004—Could editors or publishers of technical publications be held liable for for publishing certain information under the USA PATRIOT Act? Tasia Scolinos, the Department of Homeland Security’s senior director for communications, will answer this and other questions as a luncheon speaker ...
  • ASBPE Publishes Exclusive Research on Advertiser Influence on Editorial April 27, 2004 —ASBPE is the exclusive publisher of new research on journalistic ethics in business-to-business publications. Conducted by Laura Watilo Blake in 2003 as part of her work toward her masters degree in journalism at Kent State University, the research focuses on the influences of advertisers on editorial in business-to-business publications. Blake, currently a freelance ...
  • Patrick McGovern To Get 2004 ASBPE Lifetime Achievement Award Career highlights include helping create computer journalism market and instilling it with deep editorial integrity. May 20, 2004— In selecting Patrick J. McGovern as ASBPE’s 2004 Lifetime Achievement Award winner, the Society focuses on the extremes of what can happen when magazine editors approach their careers with foresight, hard work, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a sense ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2004 Award Winners Adam Minter receives society’s first Stephen Barr Award for feature writing for Scrap magazine series on China’s recycling industry. Philadelphia (June 25, 2004) —Computerworld and CSO magazine, a publication for corporate security officers, were named the large- and small-circulation 2004 Magazines of the Year by the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) at its national ...
  • 2004 Salary Survey Shows Unhappy Job-Satisfaction Results Editors cite cutbacks, increased workloads, lack of recognition. Complete results available to members online; nonmembers may purchase copies of the study. Gosh, a lot of unhappy editors. In ASBPE’s 2004 Salary Survey, conducted in May by Arcola Research Co., 39% of editors said they are more satisfied now than they were two years ago, 37% said they are ...
  • Are Interest Groups Blurring Media Lines? D.C. ASBPE cohosts event examining ethical considerations arising from growth of interest-group media. National Press Club, January 12, 2005 Did community newspaper publisher Brian Timpone cross an ethical line by failing to disclose to the readers of the Madison County Record that his publication was financed by a business trade group with a pro-tort-reform agenda? That was ...
  • 2005 Western Winter Workshop Set for Seattle Theme of March 3 conference: turning readers into readership. Do you think your readers have a short attention span? Many do. However, we have tools to turn readers into readership. At ASBPE’s annual Western Winter Workshop, March 3 in Seattle, you’ll hear noted consultant Ann Wylie explain how to make your publications easier to read and understand. Wylie ...
  • ASBPE Partners with Tabbies for 2005 Entry deadline is March 23 ASBPE has again signed on to be a partner of the Tabbie Awards, the editorial and design competition launched in 2004 by Trade, Association and Business Publications International (TABPI). TABPI also announced new partners in several other countries: New Zealand’s Magazine Publishers Association (MPA), Australia’s Society of Editors NSW, the Southern African ...
  • Folio: Editor/Publisher to Keynote 2005 National Editorial Conference For a rockin’ time, remember Cleveland, June 21–22. Publishing entrepreneur and Folio: magazine editor and publisher Tony Silber will highlight a strong group of editorial, design, and Internet-related sessions at ASBPE’s National Editorial Conference in Cleveland. Silber, long known in magazine publishing circles, was a founder of M10, a direct competitor to Folio: magazine, before his company ...
  • Slate of officers for 2005–2007 approved for ASBPE The nominees submitted by ASBPE’s Board of Directors have been approved by the membership.The newly elected officers will serve a two-year term beginning July 1, 2005. The new officers will be: President: Roy Harris Harris has been senior editor of The Economist Group’s CFO magazine, in Boston, for nine years. Before joining CFO, he spent 23 years ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2005 Stephen Barr Award Winner – John Gibeaut John Gibeaut, a senior reporter with the ABA Journal, joined the staff of the Chicago-based magazine in 1996. He previously reported in Florida for The Tampa Tribune and the Sarasota Herald-Tribune, and began his career at Chicago’s City News Bureau. A 1981 graduate in journalism and French from Ohio State University, John also holds a ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2005 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner: Don Ranly He is a teacher — a most noble profession. His message is compelling and is the essential mission of business, trade, and association publications, whether in print or on the Internet. Don Ranly’s work is a testament to the lasting influence and savvy judgment he has for the practical concerns of business publishers. It is a testament ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2005 Regional Editorial Awards Northeast Regional Winners 27th Annual Awards of Excellence Editorial Award Winners Case History Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or over circulation Gold “Pru Plugs In” Insurance Conference Planner March/April 2004 Alison Hall, Regina Baraban, Barbara Brewer, Sharon Carlson “How the FTC Rescued the Dinner Hour”” CIO June 1, 2004 Alice Dragoon, Alison Bass, Emily Henderson, Scott Shultz, Carol Zarrow Silver “Energized” Information Security April 2004 Anne Saita, Author; Neil Roiter, Features Editor; Andrew Briney, Editor ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2005 National Editorial Awards National Editorial Awards 27th Annual Awards of Excellence Case History Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation Gold “A BONDing Experience” Computer Graphics World June 2004 Computer Graphics World Staff “The Enforcers-On Location at the University of Florida, Gainesville” Network Computing February 19, 2004 David Joachim, Ron Anderson Silver “No More Mr. Nice Guy” Corporate Counsel June 2004 Robin Sparkman, Krysten Crawford, Anthony Paonita, Elizabeth Williams, Morris Stubbs “Albertson’s Inc.: A Shot at the ...
  • ASBPE Reveals 2005 Awards CMO and Restaurants & Institutions Take Brand-new magazine, industry stalwart take top honors. CMO was named the Magazine of the Year in the 80,000-and-under circulation division. Restaurants & Institutions was the winner in the large-circulation division. CLEVELAND — CMO, in its first year of publication, and Restaurants & Institutions, long an industry standard, have been presented with the ...
  • Winners Announced for 2005 Tabbie Awards ASBPE is partner in international publishing competition. CLEVELAND — With almost 700 entries from across the world, the 2005 Tabbie Awards have shown phenomenal growth from 2004, more than doubling in size. Judges commented favorably on the high quality of the entries in both editorial and design sections. Highlighting the Best Single Issue category — the competition’s ...
  • Members say ethics code vital to editorial and sales In a huge response to ASBPE’s questionnaire, ethical lapses are noted, along with a lack of reader understanding about what the standards are. Dec. 21, 2005 – ASBPE members feel very strongly about editorial ethics issues, according to an online study just completed. For proof, look at the high response rate of 43.6% to the 39-question ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2006 National Editorial Conference July 20-21 in Chicago Plan to Attend National Editorial Conference July 20-21 in Chicago Ethics solutions, blogging trends, covering public firms, digital mags among session topics. So many ethical issues surround us these days, ranging from advertisers seeking product mentions in editorial to writers who accept gifts from the companies they cover. If you’re looking for constructive solutions to the ethical problems ...
  • Ethics research gets wide coverage Ethics concerns apparently hit a chord; several media outlets pick up on ASBPE’s exclusive survey report. March 31, 2006-  Ethics is big news. After ASBPE released the results of its ethics research, a number of blogs, print media, and e-newsletters picked up the story. Ethics Pleas Falling on Deaf Ears? One of the more interesting pickups was by ...
  • ASBPE releases new editorial ethics guide Approved revision of ethics guide calls for increased transparency. May 22, 2006 – After a six-month review of ethical issues that face business-to-business (B2B) magazine editors, ASBPE has approved a new set of standards. They are detailed in a document called “ASBPE Guidelines for Preferred Editorial Practices.” The new guidelines were approved unanimously by the 18 ...
  • ASBPE, TABPI Young Leaders Scholarship 2006 Winners Announced Seven editors travel to national conference; international scholarship given for the first time. Scholarship winners, from left: Stephanie Ricca, Shabnam Mogharabi, Anthony Fletcher, Jennifer Polanz, Sarah Lourie, and Natalia Thomson. Photo by Jyme Mariani The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) has announced the five winners of the sixth annual Young Leaders Scholarship program and the ...
  • 2006 Editorial and Design Regional Award Winners Announced 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 ...
  • 2006 Editorial and Design Award Winners Announced Magazines of the Year Circulation less than 80,000 Circulation 80,000 or more Visit the web site CSO Visit the web site Computerworld What the judges said… “Good leads, good stories, takes risks with subject matter … design and copy complement each other extraordinarily well … provides items to take action on … communicates well with readers … covers have attitude.” “Packed with so ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2006 Stephen Barr Award Winner: Shabnam Mogharabi It had been a good National Editorial Conference for Shabnam Mogharabi. Selected as one of seven Young Leaders Scholarship winners, she had gotten an extra boost during the July 20 awards banquet. The feature series she had written for Aquatics International was honored with a Gold, bringing congratulations all around for the Hanley Wood editors acknowledged with ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2006 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner: Stan Modic Editor’s Note: This biography of Stanley J. Modic appeared in the Press Club of Cleveland’s 2002 Journalism Hall of Fame program. It was written by John Sheridan, who worked with Modic for nearly 20 years at IndustryWeek magazine. Writers and editors who’ve worked for Stanley J. Modic over the years will tell you he was a ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2006 Annual Award Winners Computerworld and CSO, two publications of International Data Group (IDG)in Framingham, Mass., took honors as the Magazines of the Year in the 28th Annual Azbee Awards of Excellence presented July by ASBPE. The group’s 2006 Stephen Barr Award for feature writing went to Shabnam Mogharabi, a Los Angeles-based business editor, for a series of articles in ...
  • Call for Judges: 2007 Azbees ASBPE is accepting applications this fall. Now that this year’s Azbee Awards of Excellencehave been given, the winners can sit back and bask in the afterglow. But that’s not the end of the awards program for the year. ASBPE is looking for people who are interested in judging the 29th annual Azbees. We need qualified judges in ...
  • Trade journalists as investigative reporters Book examines major government and industry changes driven by tough reporting in the business-to-business and association press. John Gannon in 2001 was just getting familiar with his new beat covering the chemical industry when he stumbled on an alarming fact: One-third of the first six chemical accidents investigated by a little-known federal body, the Chemical Safety ...
  • Call for Nominations: Lifetime Achievement Award 2007 Submission deadline is May 1. Download a Nomination Form • You may nominate as many individuals as you like. • Separate forms must be filled out for each person. • Nominees need not be ASBPE members. Get the nomination form (30K Word doc). Please return completed form by May 1, 2007 to: ASBPE 801 3rd St. South St. Petersburg, FL 33701 info@asbpe.org Phone: (727) 553-4214 Its time once again for ...
  • Call for Applications: 2007 ASBPE Young Leaders Scholarship Deadline is May 1, 2007; scholarships available for international editors, too. Apply for a Scholarship Download the Young Leaders Scholarship application. (160K Word doc) Download the International Young Leaders Scholarship (IYLS) application. (76K PDF) Get more information on the IYLS from the TABPI web site. Deadlines Entries must be received by May 1, 2007. Scholarship winners will be notified on or ...
  • 2007 National Editorial Conference Preview: B2B media watchdogs to have their day ASBPE panel will feature editors of publications that cover B2B publishing. Separately, these B2B editors monitor the trade- and association-publishing world for their magazines. Together, they represent the watchdog function that our branch of publishing performs on itself. And for the first time, they will be together on a panel — at New York’s Roosevelt Hotel, as ...
  • Folio: magazine cites ASBPE ethics guidelines Folio: has named ASBPE’s Guide to Preferred Editorial Practices among the industry’s Top 40 developments in 2006. The 2007 Folio: 40 — which the magazine-industry publication calls “the oldest, most comprehensive and most distinguished compilation of its kind” — included ASBPE’s new ethics guidelines as one of last year’s top developments. “Although many have tried,” the ...
  • ASBPE Speaks Out on Hypertext Ad Issue Blog-driven debate about sponsored links in editorial content focuses on our ethics code. Should publishers sell hypertext links within their editorial content—providing advertisers with a foothold there, while opening a new avenue of online revenue for the publication? ASBPE’s Guide to Preferred Editorial Practices gives a quiet, unequivocal answer: No. The power of the blogosphere, however, began ...
  • 2007 Young Leaders Scholarship: Editors excited about winning ASBPE honors In a tragic note, one recipient is mourned. Four young Americans and two international editors will attend ASPBE’s National Editorial Conference August 2–3 in New York City as 2007 Young Leaders Scholarship winners. This year, the announcement of our YLS winners was touched with sorrow, as one YLS recipient — Terrence Nguyen, Web editor for Fleet Owner ...
  • ASBPE Announces 29th Annual Regional Awards of Excellence for 2006-2007 Northeast Region Winners Editorial Case History Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation Gold “An Uncommon Vision” Best’s Review August 2006 Meg Green “Virtual Building Blocks” Computerworld Sept. 11, 2006 Robert L. Mitchell, Stephanie Faucher Silver “Inside eBay’s Innovation Machine” CIO Insight December 2006 Edward Cone, John McCormick “Speedy Recovery” Computerworld September 4, 2006 Julia King, Owen Edwards Bronze “Courting Customers” 1to1 Magazine July/August 2006 Mila D’Antonio “RFID Reporting for Duty” eWeek February 20, 2006 Renee Boucher Ferguson Editorial/Editor’s Letter Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation Gold “Standards ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2007 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Jan White Charismatic consultant emphasizes cooperation between art and editorial, and service journalism He was a graphics editor before the term came into vogue. He was a visual journalist, in the broadest sense, before Google had 96,000 entries for the phrase. Now Jan White, the charismatic 79-year-old consultant and publication designer, is this year’s winner of the ASBPE Lifetime ...
  • ASBPE Announces 2007 National Azbee Award winners National Editorial Awards 29th Annual Awards of Excellence Editorial Annual Buyers Guide Under 80,000 circulation 80,000 or more circulation Gold “Dental Lab Products 2007 Buyers Guide” Dental Lab Products December 2006 Pamela Johnson “Sprucing Up the 401K” CFO April 2006 David M. Katz, Joseph McCafferty Silver “Architects’ Choice” Residential Architect April 2006 Residential Architect Staff “2007 Overdrive Spec Guide” Overdrive December 2006 Steven Mackay Bronze “The Source 2006” Music Inc. May 2006 Zach Phillips, Andy Williams, Frank Alkyer, Kevin Maher, Charles Fuller “50th ...
  • ASBPE Names David McClintick 2007 Stephen Barr Award Winner David McClintick is the consummate investigative reporter, known for works like 1982’s National Book Award finalist Indecent Exposure — his gripping study of the film industry — and for definitive magazine reports written for such publications as Forbes and Vanity Fair. For Institutional Investor, his examination of Harvard University’s disastrous contract to help privatize financial markets ...
  • Builder, Public CIO, PCWorld.com Take Top 2007 Azbee Honors Builder and Public CIO took Magazine-of-the-Year Honors while PCWorld.com won Web Publication of the Year. Builder magazine and Public CIO took honors as the Magazines of the Year, and PCWorld.com was named Web Publication of the Year at the 29th Annual Azbee Awards of Excellence presented by the American Society of Business Publication Editors. The ceremony ...
  • ASBPE joins TABPI in sponsoring Magazine Critique Service ASBPE has partnered with Trade Association Business Publications International (TABPI) to provide a magazine critique service specifically for business-to-business publications. The Magazine Critique Service (MCS) offers solid advice from veteran B2B editors, designers, and publishing consultants at prices less than typically found in the B2B publication market. It can serve as a first step for mid-size ...
  • New Atlanta Chapter Officers To Beef Up Education Programs Local B2B Mags, American City & County, Government Security, National Real Estate Investor,  Rejuvenate and Waste Age, to be honored for ASBPE Azbee Awards With a new slate of local officers, the four-year-old Atlanta chapter of the professional American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE; www.asbpe.org) will beef up its educational programs and services for local ...
  • ASBPE members get discount on Executing Social Media conference Any ASBPE member may attend the conference at $500 off the registration fee. The Executing Social Media Conference, produced by Communitelligence, will help editors and publishers learn more about how to integrate social media, including RSS, blogs, podcasts, video, and other new media into their existing digital content. Program Day 1 at Coca Cola Headquarters — Nov. 14 The ...
  • ASBPE Foundation charitable priorities set Goals: stay on top of new media; close the consumer-business journalism education gap Editors today are playing more roles than ever, often taking on tasks for which they’ve had little or no formal training. Podcasts were virtually unheard of five years ago, and yet today few B2B publications could be competitive if online audio products weren’t ...
  • 2008 Young Leaders Scholarship winners announced Seven editors selected to attend national conference, Azbee banquet. A record number of young editors applied for the 2008 Young Leader Scholarship, and ASBPE selected five American winners and co-sponsor Trade Association Business Publications International selected two international winners. The scholarship enables the editors to attend ASPBE’s National Editorial Conference July 23–25 at the InterContinental Hotel in ...
  • Abe Peck Named 2008 ASBPE Lifetime Achievement Award Winner If there were a traditional path to the ASBPE Lifetime Achievement Award, Abe Peck would rarely have walked along it. Exalted as a professor since 1980 at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism until his decision to retire from full-time duties this year to Santa Barbara, he built up strong associations with B2B magazines. He was the ...
  • 2008 National Azbee Award Winners Announced ASBPE’s 30th annual Azbee Awards of Excellence were celebrated July 24 at the Intercontinental Hotel on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Mo. The banquet was part of the ASBPE National Editorial Conference. Taking top honors were Magazines of the Year The Scientist and Restaurants & Institutions; Web Site of the Year Computerworld.com, and ...
  • ASBPE, TABPI once again offer magazine critique service Service is designed to improve publication performance at a reasonable price; deadline for submissions is Oct. 1, 2008. ASBPE and Trade Association Business Publications International (TABPI) will once again provide a magazine critique service for business-to-business publications. Offered once a year, the Magazine Critique Service (MCS) offers objective, outside analyses from some of the most respected ...
  • Education parity is goal of new trade magazine foundation Trade magazine editors say it’s time to end the blind spot to b2b journalism in college classrooms. Journalism students typically find abundant career opportunities in business-to-business or “trade” publications upon graduation, yet the curricula of college journalism programs have historically been weighted heavily toward the consumer side of the profession. It’s with this education gap ...
  • ASBPE launches ethics advisory program for members Now ASBPE members can get advice about the ethics of an editorial or advertising practice. ASBPE’s new Ethics Advisory program offers members a formal process for receiving timely guidance on specific situations. When an ethical question arises, an ASBPE member can send an email to ASBPE’s Ethics Committee at ethicsquery@asbpe.org. The committee will review the matter and issue ...
  • Contest to split into digital, print competitions for 2009 Separate programs will have their own conferences. To increase the prestige and visibility of the high-quality digital work that b2b editorial and design staffs do, ASBPE is creating a separate digital Azbee Awards program for 2009. It will operate on a later schedule than the print awards. First up is the Print Azbees, with an entry ...
  • Call for Nominations: 2009 ASBPE Journalism That Matters Award New program recognizes journalists who help effect change; entry deadline is March 2, 2009. ASBPE is pleased to introduce the Journalism That Matters Award, a new program to recognize a B2B, association, or trade publication journalist whose coverage of an issue triggers a tangible change within government or industry. The award was inspired by the outstanding ...
  • 2009 Magazine of the Year finalists announced 20 ‘best-in-class’ magazines named Downsized editorial and art staffs are more than pulling their weight to keep standards high, if one uses ASBPE’s Magazine of the Year finalists as a gauge. Taking a cue from the Internet, print publications vying for the top prize also used more interactive and visual techniques to engage readers in 2008. Visual engagement ...
  • American Farriers Journal editor wins Barr Award for feature writing Frank Lessiter’s series on mistreatment of horses led to industry, government action. Frank Lessiter, editor of American Farriers Journal, received the sixth Stephen Barr award for his four-part series, “Soring,” from July/August to December 2008. “Inventiveness. Insight. Balance. Depth. Impact.” To those five watchwords of the Stephen Barr Award judges, Lessiter’s “Soring” series adds “passion and courage” ...
  • New ASBPE board members take office Please welcome ASBPE’s new national officers for a two-year term ending July 2011. Warren Hersch, formerly ASBPE’s New York City chapter president, is the new president, and Tina Grady Barbaccia, formerly Chicago chapter president, is the new vice president. Jyme Mariani returns for a second term as national treasurer. Steve Roll moves to the position of immediate past ...
  • 2009 Magazine Critique Service now open Get the real scoop on your magazine’s strengths; deadline Nov. 16. Put your magazine in the hands of some of the most respected editors working in B2B journalism today and benefit from their colleague-to-colleague analysis of what you and your staff are doing right and what you could be doing better. Give yourself objective, outside analyses that ...
  • 2009 Digital Azbee Awards finalists announced ASBPE names finalists for Web Site of the Year; Digital Azbees break entry record. Four publications are finalists in ASBPE’s 2009 Digital Azbees competition. BusinessWeek (McGraw Hill, now Bloomberg), CIO (IDG), InfoWorld (IDG), or TechRepublic (CBS Innteractive) will take Web Site of the Year honors at ASBPE’s awards luncheon in San Francisco, Nov. 6. The luncheon takes ...
  • ASBPE adds ethics guidelines for association editors Collaboration with association publications group produces new best practices. To better serve association editors, ASBPE has approved guidelines that are now part of the Society’s Code of Preferred Editorial Ethics. The new best practices were developed in partnership with the Society of National Association Publications (SNAP). Association publications need guidance to maintain standards of objectivity within the context ...
  • Final report on digital skills, training, and strategies research released Survey of 273 B2B editors shows corporate digital training and publisher leadership lacking even as titles become cross-platform brands. The final, complete report of the ASBPE-Medill Survey on Digital Skills and Strategies is now available. Preliminary results were released February 25. The final report contains 20 tables of data, more than 200 open-ended comments from respondents related to ...
  • ASBPE, Medill release preliminary results of Survey on Digital Skills and Strategies Survey of B2B editors shows gaps in corporate digital training, editorial skills, and publisher leadership even as titles become cross-platform brands. Even as their titles plunge into the digital space, B2B editors have been left largely to their own devices to gain the skills necessary to do their jobs across platforms. So finds a recent survey of ...
  • New ethics committee has new vision Identifying social media issues, ethics heroes are among new programs in works ASBPE’s ethics committee is expanding its activities under the leadership of editorial consultant Howard Rauch, the Society’s 2002 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient and newly appointed chairperson. The size of the committee itself has been expanded as well. Rauch takes over from past president Roy Harris, ...
  • ASBPE Award banquets honor 2010 regional and national Azbee Award winners Winning work includes reports on noncombat casualties in Iraq, border troubles, crime control, fitness club shooting. ASBPE recently named the top award winners, who were honored at regional banquets nationwide. In Washington D.C., Hanley Wood, Collinson Media & Events, and GIE Media, Inc. were among the business-to-business publishers that received multiple Azbee awards during the Central Southeastern ...
  • ASBPE adds webinar ethics section to its Guide To Preferred Editorial Practices Timely guidance for B2B editorial and publishing staffs Under what circumstances should B2B editors avoid being involved in webinar presentations? This is a question staffs are wrestling with as more marketing teams cultivate webinar programs as a revenue source. With sponsored webinars, one concern is that editors will be cast as spokespersons for an advertiser’s products. To clarify what ...
  • ASBPE names top 10 Web sites of 2010 Best Web site and other Digital Azbee winners to be announced during special Nov. 17 webcast. ASBPE will honor the winners of the 2010 Digital Azbee Awards of Excellence during a free webcast Nov. 17 from 1:00–3:00 p.m. EST. The Web Site of the Year, ASBPE’s top prize, will go to one of the following top 10 ...
  • HSToday editor wins ASBPE’s first-ever Journalism That Matters Award Homeland security reporter David Silverberg beats NFL When the National Football League refused to run a job recruitment ad for the U.S. Border Patrol, HSToday editor David Silverberg made a quarterback’s run right up the middle of the Super Bowl game program. HSToday covers homeland-security issues, and Silverberg noted the NFL’s stance that running an ad that ...
  • ASBPE Awards 2009 Magazine of the Year, Journalism Honors Fortune Small Business, The Scientist take Magazine-of-the-Year Honors David Silverberg, Frank Lessiter win awards for reporting by an individual; design, editorial winners honored. Fortune Small Business and The Scientist took honors as the Magazines of the Year in American Society of Business Publication Editors’ 31st Annual Azbee Awards of Excellence. The 2009 Stephen Barr Award for feature writing ...
  • 2009 Azbee Award Results 2009 Print Azbee Award Winners Fortune Small Business and The Scientist took honors as the Magazines of the Year in American Society of Business Publication Editors’ 31st Annual Azbee Awards of Excellence. The national awards banquet took place on July 16 during ASBPE’s two-day National Editorial Conference at the Marriott Washington in Washington, D.C. Two editors, Frank ...
  • Print Azbees: Competition to be Revenue-Based A change in the basic divisions of the 2010 annual Print Azbee Awards of Excellence contest will make small publications more competitive. Instead of being circulation-based, the awards will be revenue-based to help ensure a fairer and more balanced awards program. The original deadline for entries was Jan. 25, 2010, but it has now been extended to ...
  • ASBPE Names 2010 Magazine of the Year Winners Two computer titles win top awards. Computerworld and SC Magazine took top honors as the 2010 winners of the annual Magazine of the Year competition. The contest is part of the annual Azbee Awards of Excellence sponsored by the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE). A panel of judges selects 10 finalists in categories for ...
  • ASBPE names Tom Zind winner of its 2010 Stephen Barr Award Electrical Construction and Maintenance writer recognized for work on noncombat military deaths, injuries in Iraq. ASBPE has honored Tom Zind as its 2010 Stephen Barr Award winner for his enterprising article “A Killer in the Ranks.” The 2009 story, featured in Electrical Construction and Maintenance (EC&M) magazine, explored how unsafe electrical systems caused noncombat military deaths, ...
  • ASBPE crowns CIO.com 2010 Website of the Year; announces winners of Digital Azbees EcoHomeMagazine.com, HealthcareITNews.com and TechRepublic.com win honorable mentions in Website of the Year competition. ASBPE named CIO.com as the 2010 Website of the Year, citing CIO magazine’s online site both for its comprehensive news content, and for an ease of operation that helps business-to-business readers navigate what might otherwise seem an overwhelming amount of information-technology content. A panel ...
  • Call for Nominations: 2009 ASBPE Journalism That Matters Award Azbee Awards of Excellence Call for Nominations: 2009 ASBPE Journalism That Matters Award New program recognizes journalists who help effect change; entry deadline is March 2, 2009. ASBPE is pleased to introduce the Journalism That Matters Award, a new program to recognize a B2B, association, or trade publication journalist whose coverage of an issue triggers a tangible change within ...
  • Book Summaries Trade journalists as investigative reporters Journalism That Matters ASBPE’s second book tells how stories how B2B publications have made a difference in the industries they serve. The book can be ordered online or via mail from ASBPE. See a chapter summary. Book examines major government and industry changes driven by tough reporting in the business-to-business and association press. John Gannon in ...
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