IDG’s Network World Wins Four ASBPE Awards In 19th Annual Competition For Editorial & Graphics Excellence

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (May 26, 1997) — Network World today announced that its was recently honored with four awards by the American Society of Business Press Editors (ASBPE) 19th Annual Awards Competition for Editorial and Graphics Excellence.

The competition, which is open to U.S.-based business publications, attracted 1,300 entries, the highest number in the history of the awards program. Network World and its premier monthly IntraNet magazine were recognized for graphics excellence in front cover design and the contents page.

"The ASBPE awards officially acknowledge Network World's mission ofeditorial and graphics excellence," said Rob Stave, Design Director, Network World. "The entire Network World art department is honored to be recognized by the ASBPE for its achievements."

Network World 1996 ASBPE Awards Northeastern Region Competition ╖ IntraNet July 1996: 3rd Place Front Cover Photo: Over 100,000 circ.

IntraNet August 1996: 2nd Place Front Cover – Non-Photo: Over 100,000 circ.

Network World November 11, 1996: 3rd Place Contents Page: Over 100,000 circ.

Network World December 2, 1996: 3rd Place Front Cover – Tabloid: Over 100,000 circ.

Network World was also honored for its editorial excellence in 1996 by winning the prestigious 43rd Annual Jesse H. Neal Editorial Achievement Awards for Best Single Issue and Best Subject-Related Series, and Folio: Magazine's Seventh Annual Editorial Excellence Awards for the IT trade category.

Network World, an IDG publication, is the industry's only newsweekly shaping the future of network computing in the enterprise. Through its publishing, education, software and online products and services, Network World empowers Network IS professionals with the knowledge to deliver the open applications and infrastructure required to meet their evolving business needs.

International Data Group (IDG) is the world's leading IT, media, research and exposition company. Founded in 1964, IDG had 1996 revenues of $1.7 billion and now has more than 8,500 employees nationwide.

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*IntraNet is a trademark of International Data Group


Network World is a proud recipient of the 43rd Annual Jesse H. Neal Editorial Achievement Awards for Best Single Issue and Best Subject-Related Series.

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