struck gold yesterday (or did gold strike oil?) at the Kenneth R. Wilson (KRW) Awards.
The Venture Publishing title got the nod for magazine of the year, up against Marketing
and Retail News
Joyce Byrne, vice president of Venture Publishing, accepts mag of the year award for Alberta Oil
didn't take the top prize, it definitely didn't go home empty-handed; Marketing
won golds for best cover (Twitter
) and best issue (RIM
), leading all publications with four golds and two silvers.
sister publication Design Edge Canada
was nominated for best art direction of a complete issue for its 2011 Regional Design Awards Annual, a category that was ultimately won by Barb Woolley and Miki Arai for Precedent
(the pair also won silver in the same category for their work on UTSC Commons
Barb Woolley and Miki Arai celebrate their gold/silver in art direction of a complete issue category
Website of the year honours went to finance-investissement.com
won three golds, followed by CAmagazine
with two golds and three silvers, OHS Canada
with two golds and two silvers and Precedent
with one gold and two silvers.
For a full list of winners, visit the KRW website