|CFO magazine wins 11 Azbee Awards of Excellence
|CFO magazine was honored with 11 ASBPE awards and named a top-ten finalist for Magazine of the Year by the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE)
|August 19, 2011|
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Alix Stuart, CFO's Senior Editor for Small & Midsize Business, won the National Bronze award in the Original Research category for her article "The Perils of Flextime." In the Regional Northeast sector, Scott Leibs, Editor-in-Chief of CFO magazine, received a Gold award in the Individual Profile category for "Eat My Dust," a story about the role of Ford Motor Company's CFO Lewis Booth in the company's strong performance. David McCann, CFO's Senior Editor for Human Capital & Careers, won a Gold award in the How-To Article category for "An Action Plan for IT" and Silver in the Case History category for "If You Build It...," a story on creating data warehouses.
In the design categories, art director Robert Lesser was honored with four National awards; Gold for Front Cover Illustration for "Brighter Days," Bronze for Opening Page/Spread Illustration for "An Action Plan for IT," Bronze for Opening Page/Spread Photo for "25 Years of Finance," and Bronze for Opening Page/Spread Illustration for "The Perils of Flextime." Lesser also won three Regional Northeast awards; Gold for the Opening Page/Spread Photo for "Working It Out," Gold for Contents Page or Pages category for the January/February 2010 CFO magazine issue, and Silver in Front Cover Photo for "Eat My Dust."
CFO magazine was named a top-ten finalist for Magazine of the Year in the category for publications with revenues of $2 million or more.
"We're very proud of our editorial team, led by Julia Homer, EVP, chief content officer, and founding editor of CFO; and our design team, led by art director Robert Lesser," said Alan Glass, President & CEO of CFO Publishing. "It's very gratifying to be recognized along with the country's most prominent magazines as having provided our readers with a consistently strong publication month in and month out."
ASBPE's Azbee Awards of Excellence program is one of the most competitive for business, trade, and specialty press publications. The awards recognize outstanding work in editorial, design, and online achievement.
About CFO Publishing:
CFO Publishing is the leading business-to-business media brand focused on the information needs of C-level and senior financial executives. The business consists of CFO magazine, CFO.com, CFO Research Services, and CFO Conferences. CFO's award-winning editorial content and loyal, influential audience make it a valued resource for its readers as well as an effective marketing partner for a wide range of blue-chip companies. CFO has long-standing relationships with more than a half million financial executives. For more information, please visit www.cfo.com.