AR named best new publication of 2009, taking five ASBPE awards
Thu Jul 29, 2010
AR wins five awards for design and editorial excellence.
AR magazine took top honors at the annual Azbee Awards
of Excellence gala held in New York on Wednesday, with two gold
national ASBPE awards-for New Publication Editorial Excellence
and New Publication Design. AR was launched in
September 2009 and won five awards at the event, which is
sponsored by the American Society of Business Publication
and Britt Tunick
Senior writer Britt Tunick nabbed the Northeast Region Silver
Award for Organizational Profile for her November 2009 cover
story on Harbinger Capital Management, "
Falcone's Fall to Earth."
Art director Nathan Sinclair and his team won the National
Silver Award for Overall Photography/Illustrations. AR's
December 2009 cover, "
The Goldman Brand Demystified," won Sinclair the Regional
Bronze Award for Computer- Generated Cover Design.
AR editorial team,
headed by editor Michelle Celarier, received the Gold New
Publication editorial award. "I want to thank the entire
editorial and art team of AR for helping us achieve this
recognition in our first year," said Celarier. "We'd also like
to thank ASBPE for recognizing the strength of both our
editorial product and our design."
"It's a glorious set of achievements, which AR deserves," said Padraic
Fallon, chairman of Euromoney Institutional Investor, the
publisher of AR.
"AR swept the board
with internal editorial awards. Now the external judges have
recognized the work and flair of Michelle and her team. And
there's more great editorial to come from AR, on and off line."
A panel of judges selects 10 finalists in categories for
publications with revenues of $2 million or more, and of less
than $2 million, and then chooses a winner in each division. AR
competed in the first category, with revenues of $2 million or
| Nathan Sinclair's award-winning cover
About AR magazine
AR magazine, and its
online offering at www.absolutereturn-alpha.com, features a
fresh and much needed link between the hedge fund industry, its
users and those who provide advisory, financial, and
technological services to the sector. AR is a publication of
Institutional Investor and HedgeFund Intelligence, divisions of
Euromoney Institutional Investor, the international publishing
and information company.