MSP Communications 2014 Awards Round-Up


  • January 09, 2015
MSP Communications 2014 Awards Round-Up

Full list of all 2014 awards:

FOLIO Eddie and Ozzie Awards

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine


Best use of Twitter 
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

Honorable MentionSingle Article (Consumer, Regional)
Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, “Con Artistry”

Best Feature Design (Consumer, 6+ Issues)
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, "Mix & Mingle"


Delta Sky Magazine


Best Cover Design (Custom, 6+ Issues)
GOLD: Delta Sky Magazine, March 2014

Honorable Mention: Cover Design (Custom, 6+ Issues)
Delta Sky, May 2014

Honorable Mention: Feature Design (Custom, 6+ Issues)
Delta Sky, “Going for Gold in Sochi”

Honorable Mention: Overall Design (Custom, 6+ Issues)
Delta Sky, May 2014

Honorable Mention: Redesign (Custom, 6+ Issues)
Delta Sky, April 2014

Honorable Mention: Full Issue Editorial (Custom, 6+ Issues)
Delta Sky, May 2014




MMPA Excellence Awards

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine


Overall Excellence (General Interest Over 60,000)
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine 

Overall Design (General Interest Over 60,000)
SILVER: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine 

Cover Design (General Interest Over 60,000)
BRONZE: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, October 2013

Website (General Interest/Special Interest)
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine/mspmag.com

Single Page Or Spread Design (General Interest Over 60,000) 
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, "Con Artistry" 
SILVER: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, "Oh, Vinnie!" 

Profile Article (General Interest Over 60,000)
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, "Wings of Desire" 
SILVER: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, "What Would Jesus Grill?" 
BRONZE: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, "What’s Unique About It … Is That It Exists"

Feature Design: (General Interest Over 60,000)
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, "The Big Beer Bang"

Blog (All Publications)
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, Dara, Food & Life, Freshly Harvested

Regular Column (General Interest Over 60,000)
SILVER: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, Dara in the City 
BRONZE: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, Ali Talks 

Editorial Feature Article (General Interest Over 60,000)
SILVER: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, Con Artistry, April 2014

E-Newsletter (General Interest Over 60,000)
SILVER: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, Foodie e-newsletter  

Single-Topic Issue, Special Section, Or Special Supplement (General Interest Over 60,000)
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Home & Design Magazine, "Design 100"
BRONZE: Mpls.St.Paul Weddings Magazine, Weddings

Typography (General Interest Over 60,000)
SILVER: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, Best of the Year  


Delta Sky Magazine


Cover Design (General Interest Over 60,000)
GOLD: Delta Sky, March 2014

Overall Excellence (General Interest Over 60,000) 
BRONZE: Delta Sky


Minnesota Golfer


Overall Excellence (Association Over 30,000) 
GOLD: Minnesota Golfer

Cover Design (Association / Education Over 30,000) 
SILVER: Minnesota Golfer, Directory 2014

Editorial Feature Article (Association Over 30,000)
SILVER: Minnesota Golfer, "Turning Pro and Back Again"

Editor’s Or Publisher’s Editorial Or Letter To The Readers (Association / Education) 
BRONZE: Minnesota Golfer, "What the New TV Deal Means"

Directory (All publications Over 60,000) 
BRONZE: Minnesota Golfer, Minnesota Golfer


IBM Systems 


Cover Design (Business / Trade Over 30,000) 
GOLD: IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems edition, August 2013

Overall Excellence (Business / Trade Under 30,000) 
BRONZE: IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe edition  

Media Kit (All Publications Under 60,000)
SILVER: IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems Edition and IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe edition


Teradata 

Digital Publication (All Publications) 
GOLD: Teradata


Viking 


Cover Design (Association / Education Over 30,000) 
GOLD: Viking, July 2013

Editorial Feature Article (Association Over 30,000) 
GOLD: Viking, "Destination Svalbard"
BRONZE: Viking, "Island Escapes"

Feature Design (Association Over 30,000) 
SILVER: Viking, "God Påske!"
BRONZE: Viking, "Tying the Knot Nordic Style"


Twin Cities Business


Cover Design (Business / Trade Over 30,000) 
SILVER: Twin Cities Business, March 2014
BRONZE: Twin Cities Business, February 2014

Overall Design (Business / Trade Over 30,000) 
BRONZE: Twin Cities Business

Website (Business / Trade) 
SILVER: Twin Cities Business, TCBmag.com

Feature Design (Business / Trade Over 30,000) 
BRONZE: Twin Cities Business, "Whose Legacy Is It?" 

Single Page Or Spread Design (Business / Trade Over 30,000) 
SILVER: Twin Cities Business, "Kieran’s Next Round" 

Editorial Feature Article (Business / Trade Over 30,000) 
SILVER: Twin Cities Business, "The Business of Barnard" 
BRONZE: Twin Cities Business, "Take Two" 

E-Newsletter (Association / Business / Trade Under 30,000) 
BRONZE: Twin Cities Business, Twin Cities Business’ Briefcase


Independent Banker


Single Page Or Spread Design (Association / Education Over 60,000
GOLD: ICBA Independent Banker, On The Buy Side
BRONZE: ICBA Independent Banker, By The Numbers: Payments Products


Renew 

Feature Design (Association Over 30,000) 
GOLD: Renew, Food For Thought




Pearl Awards

IBM Systems 


Best Use of Community/Social Media
SILVER: IBM Systems Magazine




NATJA Awards



Best In-Flight Magazine
SILVER: Delta Sky, April 2014

Byline Travel Column – Greater than 250,000 Circulation
GOLD: Delta Sky, "Fork & The Road," Andrew Zimmern

Travel Series – Magazine
SILVER: Delta Sky, "1 City 5 Ways"

Destination Travel Article – International Magazine
BRONZE: Delta Sky, "Where To Go Now"

Special Focus Travel Article – Cruises
BRONZE: Delta Sky, "15 Chefs Walk into a Cruise..."

Culinary Travel Article
BRONZE: Delta Sky, "A Foodie's Guide to Asia"




Niche Digital Conference

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine


Best Niche eNewsletter
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, Juice Box

Best Niche Website with More than 50 Monthly Unique Viewers
GOLD: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine




Minnesota Chapter of Society of Professional Journalists' Page One Awards

Twin Cities Business


Best Issue, Magazine
GOLD: Twin Cities Business, April 2013
SILVER: Twin Cities Business, November 2013

Best Column, Magazine
SILVER: Twin Cities Business, “Open Letter”

Best Page Design, Magazine
SILVER: Twin Cities Business, “Zimmern," February 2013

Best Feature Story, Magazine
BRONZE: Twin Cities Business, “Battle-tested: Untapped talent”

Best Profile Story, Magazine
BRONZE: Twin Cities Business, “Zimmern Incorporated: The business behind bizarre”




Alliance of Area Business Publishers Awards' Page One Awards

Twin Cities Business


Best Feature Layout, Magazine
SILVER: Twin Cities Business, “The Little Railroad That Won’t”

Best Body of Work, Single Writer
SILVER: Twin Cities Business, Adam Platt

Best Overall Design, Magazine
BRONZE: Twin Cities Business

Best Magazine
BRONZE: Twin Cities Business

Best Cover, Magazine
BRONZE: Twin Cities Business, “Collision Course”




Society of American Business Editors and Writers Awards

Twin Cities Business


Best in Business Magazine, Commentary
GOLD: Dale Kurschner, Editor’s Note, “What About the Partners?”