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2013 TABBIE WINNERS

 

 

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Department

Gold
SNAP
Made in the USA
SNAP Editorial Staff

 

 Judging comments:
"One of the coolest departments I've ever seen. Packed with info in an appealing layout."
 

 

Silver
Civil Engineering
Books
Ray Bert

 

 Judging comments:
"I found this to be surprisingly interesting for a Books review section. It is very well-written with a nice range of selections from useful to more fun. It takes book reviews to a whole new level! This is a highly entertaining and well written book department. Quality work."
 

 

 

Bronze
Sustainable Architecture & Building
Beyond Regional Materials and Healthy Materials for Building
Don Griffith, Publisher; Jim Taggart, Editor; Carine de Pauw, Graphic Designer

 

 Judging comments:
"Interesting idea to combine CE credits with a short technical article. Well done."

 

 

Honorable Mention
Pensions & Investments
Frontlines
Colette Jordan

 

 

Honorable Mention
Professionally Speaking
Final Exam
Laura Bickle, Leata Lekushoff

 

 

Honorable Mention
School Administrator magazine
Ethical Educator
Jay P. Goldman, Liz Griffin, Betsy Samson


 

Editor's Column

Gold
Works Management
Reports of Our Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
Max Gosney, Laura Cork

 

Judging comments:
"Best editorial I've read in a long time. Concise, powerful, convincing, and controversial.
Max Gosney knows how to respond when ill-informed consultants bad-mouth his readers' industry, and he does it with some of the best writing in B2B. There's nothing superfluous here; each graph is crafted to say exactly what he means and no more. Excellent work."

 

 

Silver
MOTOR Magazine
Editor's Report
John Lypen

 

Judging comments:
"Thoughtful, instructional and full of examples of what true customer service looks like. A strong call to action from John Lypen, who clearly understands what his readers need to hear."

 

Bronze
Farm Equipment
A Difference of Opinion
Dave Kanicki

 

Judging comments:
"Dave Kanicki delivers a smart response to readers concerned about coverage of their competitors. It takes integrity and confidence to write an editoria like this. Nice work."

 

 

Honorable Mention
Medical Design
Mars Mission Could Hold Cure For Cancer
Medical Design Staff

 

 

Honorable Mention
Fire Chief magazine
The More Things Change, the More They Need to Change
Janet Wilmoth, Associate Publisher; Lisa Allegretti, Editor in Chief

 

 


Focus/Profile Article

Gold
OPC Register
IT Gets Better
Peggy Sweeney (Editor), Laura Hyde (Assistant Editor), Fresh Art & Design

 

 

Judging comments:
"A compelling piece that conveys a big message to school executives about what they need to consider doing to help students of all sexual orientations. Thought-provoking, thorough coverage of a sensitive and timely topic. It seems to be an article that will be very useful to and well-received by the audience. The photos provide an added interest to the piece."


Silver
Civil Engineering
First Person - A Bridge by the People, For the People
Theodore P. “Ted” Zoli, P.E., M.ASCE

 

 

Judging comments:
"Detailed, well-written piece that blends engineering insight with human drama.
"


Bronze
NCAA Champion magazine
Flying as Far as He Can
Brian Hendrickson

 

 

Judging comments:
"
A moving profile of an exceptional young man who is using his gifts for a higher purpose. The piece shows what collegiate sports is about when it's practiced at its best."

 

Honorable Mention
BizTech
A Technology Touchdown
Wylie Wong, Ryan Petersen, Brad Sowell, Vanessa Jo Roberts and Ricky Ribeiro

 

Honorable Mention
HousingWire Magazine
Person of the Year
Jacob Gaffney

 

Honorable Mention
CIM Magazine
Citrus twist
Graham Chandler, Ryan Bergen, Angela Hamlyn, Peter Braul, Dinah Zeldin

 

Honorable Mention
INSTORE
Green Lake Jewelry Works
Eileen McClelland

 


How-To Article

Gold
Professionally Speaking
Tech Class
Gerry Blackwell (with Francis Chalifour), Jacqueline Kovacs

 

Judging comments:
"Nice layout, useful information. Good concept. Excellent how to story. Great graphics; excellent, informative writing; the layout was clean and clear."

 

 

Silver
Scrubs
Are You Out of Control?
Catherine Ettinger, Maxine Davidowitz, Mary Duffy, Elizabeth Farrell, Christopher Silas Neal

 

Judging comments:
" The author really knows her audience. Plus, she has a witty, enjoyable voice. The graphics were great. The tips were clear, concise, and appeared to be very useful. Excellent article.
"

 

 

Bronze
ACC Docket
Under Pressure: The Four-day Trial
ACC Docket

 

 Judging comments:
"Useful information, specific examples. Nice layout.
"

 

 

Honorable Mention
Hardware Retailing
12 Ways to Beat the Boxes in LBM
Jesse Carleton

 

 

Honorable Mention
BizEd Magazine
Global Strategies
G. “Arand” Arandalingam, BizEd Magazine

 

 

Honorable Mention
Journal of Accountancy
Simplify Your Future With Rolling Charts
James A. Weisel; Jeff Drew

 


 

Regular Column

Gold
Elevator World
History
Dr. Lee Gray, Elevator World

 

 Judging comments:
"With the luxury of space, more visuals were included to illustrate the long column. The article contains well-thought and researched materials throughout history and in adult literature to bring readers back in time.
"

 

 

Silver
Print Solutions
Youth Matters (Executive Vice President's message)
Matt Sanderson

 

 Judging comments:
"Tremendous column, well researched and presented in a relatable, anecdotal and impactful way.
"

 

Bronze
Pizza Today
Man on the Street
Scott Wiener

 

 Judging comments:
"LOVE this columnist, he is so on top of the pizza game, he's everywhere in the business and deservedly authoritative."

 

 

Honorable Mention
ACC Docket
CareerPath—You're Under Arrest
ACC Docket

 

 

Honorable Mention
MOTOR Magazine
Trouble Shooter
Karl Seyfert

 

Honorable Mention
EHS Today
When Resentment Runs Unchecked & Who's Responsible for Your Safety?
Laura Walter

 


Special Section

Gold
Human Capital Magazine (HCA)
Issue 10.07
Key Media Pty Ltd

 

Judging comments:
"Well done special section.
Sharp, smart, thorough and engaging. Writing remains focused throughout. To-do lists and sidebars add relevant and actionable detail."

 

Silver
Australian Doctor
The New Conversation
Australian Doctor Reporters, Sub Editors and Designers

 

Judging comments:
"Exciting look at how physicians are maneuvering through the new digital landscape. The writing reveals a clear understanding of what readers need to know about connecting with patients online. Great design elements, excellent use of pull quotes, graphics. Short and to the point, strong design, solid article choice.
"

 

Bronze
Lighting Design & Application
2012 IES Illumination Awards
Paul Tarricone, Samuel Fontanez, Petra Domingo, Diana Ventimiglia, Roslyn Lowe

 

Judging comments:
"Concise text, strong design, comprehensive, with local sections.
"

 

Honorable Mention
FedTech
The Batlle for IT Dominance
Ryan Petersen, Brad Sowell, Matt McLaughlin, Wylie Wong and Heather B. Hayes

 

Honorable Mention
Automotive News
F&I Staff
Karen Faust O'Rourke; Edward Lapham; Editorial Staff

 

Honorable Mention
Pensions & Investments
Top 1000
Pensions & Investments Staff

 


Technical Article

Gold
Fire Chief magazine
Seeing the Big Picture
Janet Wilmoth Associate Publisher; Lisa Allegretti, Editor in Chief; Mary Rose Roberts, Senior Editor; Sundee Koffarnus, Art Director

 

Judging comments:
"Great sidebars. Well written, informative.
"

 

Silver
Civil Engineering
Digging Delft
Robert L. Reid

 

Judging comments:
"Civil Engineering articles are always well written, well researched, and wonderful to look at. This was no exception!"

 

Bronze
Water Environment & Technology
Sustaining San Diego
Jennifer Fulcher, Melissa Jackson, Steve Spicer, LaShell Stratton-Childers

 

Judging comments:
"Expertly handles a complex subject. Well written, good use of graphics. The author makes this a compelling read.
"

 

 

Honorable Mention
MOTOR Magazine
Strategies & Techniques for Waveform Analysis
Jorge Menchu

 

 

Honorable Mention
Welding Journal
Choosing a Surface Coating Technology
Welding Journal Staff

 


 

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