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2011 Excellence Awards Winners announced

Sunday, November 13, 2011

500 publishers, editors, journalists, designers, digital suppliers and printers gathered at Doltone House, Sydney, on Friday 11th November for a gala dinner to celebrate the best in print and digital that Australia has to offer.

MC Adam Spencer, of ABC Radio 702, called the following 29 winners to the stage:

Regional Publication of the Year
Winner: Barossa Living
Runner Up: OUTthere

Small Publisher of the Year
Winner: Sterling Publishing
Runner Up: Focal Attractions

Cover of the Year – Consumer
Winner: Vogue Australia
Runner Up: Selector

Cover of the Year- B2B
Winner: VOICE+DATA
Runner Up: Australian Baking Business

Cover of the year - Custom
Winner: triple j magazine
Runner Up: Westfield Sydney

Special Edition of the Year
Winner: Runner's World COACH

Runners Up: Green Lane Diary 2011 and Medical Observer: The Arts Issue

Custom Magazine Designer of the Year
Winner: Kate Barnett, INTHEBLACK

Runner Up: Ben Jarvis, triple j magazine 

B2B Magazine Designer of the Year
Winner: Monica Lawrie, My Business
Runner Up: Gemma Pillars, Medical Observer 

Consumer Magazine Designer of the Year
Winner: Jack Milenkovic, GQ Australia
Runners Up: Louise Fisher, Slow Magazine and Giota Letsios, Country Style

Innovation in Print
Winner: SHOP til you Drop
Runner Up: Mumbrella Creative Agency Review

Most Successful Subscriptions Campaign of the Year
Winner: Run for Your Life $9.95 campaign
Runner Up: Australian Classic Car

Digital Marketing Strategy of the Year
Winner: Medical Observer: Smartest GP campaign 
Runner Up: Mumbrella360

Single Article of the Year
Winner: Brett Williams, Police Journal
Runner Up: Craig Henderson, marie claire 

Analytical Journalist of the Year
Winner: Claire Weaver, madison
Runner Up: Brett Winterford, ITnews.com.au

New Journalist of the Year
Winner: Mitch Brook, OUTthere
Runners Up: Thomas Derricott, Engineers Australia and Myles Gough,  COSMOS

Journalist of the Year
Winner: Michael Stahl, Wheels 
Runners Up: Michael Sheather, The Australian Women’s Weekly and Harriet Edmund, Runner’s World

Editor of the Year
Winner: Nick Smith, GQ Australia

Runners Up: Victoria Carey, Country Style and Tim Burrowes, Mumbrella 

Integrated Media Brand of the Year
Winner: FourFourTwo
Runners Up: Mumbrella and The Adviser

Relaunch of the Year
Winner: INTHEBLACK
Runners Up: The Medical Journal of Australia and Mortgage & Finance Brief

Launch of the Year (below 50,000 circulation)
Winner: TREADLIE
Runner Up: Australia’s Family Business Magazine

Launch of the Year (above 50,000 circulation)
Winner: Smarter Business Ideas
Runner Up: CULTURE

Association or Member Organisation Magazine of the Year
Winner: INTHEBLACK
Runner Up: RoyalAuto

Best App on Mobile or Tablet Device
Winner: Fitness First Magazine app
Runner Up: Wine Regions of Victoria app

Website of the Year
Winner: Mumbrella.com.au
Runner Up: YouPlay.com

Custom Magazine of the Year
Winner: QANTAS- The Australian Way
Runners Up: Smarter Business Ideas and The Medical Journal of Australia

B2B Magazine of the Year
Winner: foodService 
Runner Up: The Adviser

Consumer Magazine of the Year (under 50,000 circulation)
Winner: Vogue Living
Runner Up: Australian Men’s Fitness

Consumer Magazine of the Year (above 50,000 circulation)
Winner: marie claire
Runner Up: The Australian Women’s Weekly

The Excellence Award: 

(chosen from the winners of Website of the Year, Custom Magazine of the Year, B2B Magazine of the Year, Consumer Magazine of the Year (under and above 50,000 circulation)

marie claire

Publishers Australia would like to thank the many judges who gave up their time to evaluate the record number of entries submitted this year. We are also very grateful to our generous sponsors, without whom this event would not have been possible. 

PA will again produce Publish Magazine in mid December, featuring Awards winners and Conference highlights. If you would like to receive a copy, please submit an enquiry through our website giving your full postal address.