IDG Wins 36 Awards at 2002 American Society of Business Publications Editors’ National Awards Ceremony
BOSTON, MA – JUNE 21, 2002 – International Data Group (IDG), the world's leading technology media company, today announced it captured 36 national awards, including Publication of the Year for its CIO Magazine, at the American Society of Business Publication Editors' (ASBPE) National Awards Ceremony held June 20 in Chicago.
As Magazine of the Year, CIO consistently demonstrates excellence in the areas of both editorial and graphics. This year, for the first time, ASBPE named two "honorable mentions" for Magazine of the Year, and PC World won in the Best Overall Publication (80,00 or more) category. In addition, IDG's Computerworld, InfoWorld, PC World, Network World, Macworld, and CIO captured a total of 36 awards, more than any other technology publisher this year. Overall IDG properties dominated the ASBPE Awards, winning more than 80 regional and national awards.
"This year's 80 awards for IDG rightly honor our deserving and dedicated team of journalists and designers," said Kelly Conlin, president and CEO of IDG. "This once again confirms our continued commitment to providing accurate and insightful information that impacts technology readers, both in print and online."
IDG publications were honored by ASBPE in the following national categories:
Gold, Feature Article: PC World, "Best Free Stuff Online," March 2001
Gold, Opening Page or Spread: PC World, "Ultimate PC Troubleshooting Guide," April 2001 issue
Gold, Front Cover-News Tabloid: Computerworld, "Major League CIO's," May 2001
Gold, Information Graphics: InfoWorld, June 4, 2001 issue
Silver, Front Cover-News Tabloid: Computerworld, "Smart Storage," October 2001
Silver, Publication Redesign, InfoWorld, May 14, 2001 issue
Bronze, Feature Article: PC World, "Net Threats 2001," May 2001
Bronze, Front Cover-News Tabloid: Computerworld, "Navigating a Nightmare," Sept. 2001
Bronze, Information Graphics: PC World, November 2001 issue
Bronze, Opening Page or Spread: CIO, "Calling Mars," February 15, 2001 issue
Gold, Technical Article, CIO, "The Secret to Software Success," May 2001
Gold, How-to Article, Darwin Magazine, "The Kindest Cuts," September 2001
Gold, Regular Column, Contributed, Darwin Magazine, "Ecosystem," June 2001, November 2001
Gold, News Section, Computerworld, September 10, 2001 News
Gold, Special Section, PC World, "Net Threats 2001: How to Spot Them, How to Stop Them," May 2001
Silver, Case History, CIO, "What Went Wrong at Cisco?,"August 1, 2001 issue
Silver, How-to Article, PC World, "Ultimate PC Troubleshooting Guide," April 2001
Silver, Regular Department, PC World, "Top 100," Sept, Oct, Nov 2001
Silver, Regular Column, Staff Written, Network World, "Net Buzz," February 5, 2001; July 30, 2001
Silver, Technical Article, PC World, "Peer-to-Peer Gets Down to Business," May 2001
Bronze, Feature Series, Macworld, "Old Mac, New Tricks," June, July, August 2001
Bronze, Regular Column, Contributed, CIO, "Total Leadership," April 1, 2001; October 1, 2001
Bronze, Special Section, CIO, "Wireless," March 15, 2001
Gold, Overall Web Publication, PC World, PCWorld.com
Gold, Original Web Commentary, PC World, "Privacy Watch"
Gold, Original Web Database, Darwin Magazine, Darwinmag.com's Learning Centers
Gold, Original Web News Section, InfoWorld, InfoWorld.com News Section
Silver, Overall Web Publication, CIO, CIO.com
Silver, Interactive Community, Network World, Network World Fusion Forums
Silver, Original Web Feature, PC World, "Click With Caution"
Bronze, Interactive Community, CIO, "Best Practice Exchange"
Bronze, Original Web Feature, CIO, "Steering Through Rough Waters"
Bronze, Original Web Commentary, Network World, "Shakeup at Cisco"
Bronze, Original Web News Section, PC World, PCWorld.com News Section
Founded in 1964, the ASBPE is the professional association for full-time and freelance editors and writers employed in the business, trade and specialty press. The ASBPE National Awards honor a commitment to excellence by trade publication editors and graphic designers. Earlier this month, IDG publications were honored regionally at Eastern and Western awards ceremonies.
About International Data Group (IDG)
Headquartered in Boston, International Data Group (IDG) informs more people about information technology than any other company in the world and is the leading global provider of IT media, research, conferences and events. IDG publishes more than 300 newspapers and magazines in 85 countries, led by the Computerworld, InfoWorld, Macworld, Network World, PC World, and CIO global product lines. IDG offers online users the largest network of technology-specific sites around the world through IDG.net (www.idg.net), which comprises more than 330 websites in 70 countries. IDG is also a leading producer of 168 computer-related events in 35 countries, and research arm International Data Corporation (IDC) provides computer industry research and analysis through 51 offices in 43 countries worldwide. Company information is available at www.idg.com.