Tue, Jul 21, 2009
SPH Magazines bags 10 international awards

Singapore, 21 July 2009 - SPH Magazines Pte Ltd ("SPH Magazines") recently picked up 10 international awards for its custom-published titles for achieving excellence in editorial and design.

The winning titles are: SilverKris, The Travel Magazine of Singapore Airlines, LATITUDE ONE°15, Pinnacle, Millenia and BiZQ.

The tally includes six Magnum Opus Awards, three APEX Awards for Publication Excellence and one from the Tabbie Awards.

The much-coveted awards, which attracts many entries yearly from all over the world, recognise editorial and creative excellence in print, online and other media. It also rewards the effectiveness of content delivery and the use of elements such as photography, illustrations, typography and digital imagery.

SilverKris, The Travel Magazine of Singapore Airlines, received top honours with a Grand Award for Design & Illustration in the APEX Awards 2009. It also scored well in the prestigious Magnum Opus Awards 2009, walking away with a Gold for Best Feature/Design and an Honourable Mention for Best Overall Design.

Pinnacle, the magazine for Asia Pacific Rolls-Royce motor car owners and enthusiasts, won a Silver Magnum Opus Award for Best Feature/Design, as well as an Award of Excellence for Custom-Published Magazine in the APEX Awards.

Millenia, the premium lifestyle magazine for Pontiac Land Group, clinched two Magnum Opus Awards - a Gold for Most Improved Editorial and a Silver for Most Improved Design. It also received an Award of Excellence for Most Improved Magazine in the APEX Awards.

LATITUDE ONE°15, an exclusive lifestyle magazine for ONE°15 Marina Club, received an Honourable Mention for Best Use of Photography in the Magnum Opus Awards.

BiZQ, the official publication of the Singapore Business Federation, was given an Honourable Mention for Front Cover, Digital Imagery in the Tabbie Awards 2009.

Joanna Lee-Miller, Group Editor, SPH Magazines, said: "We are thrilled. These international awards are wonderful affirmation of our commitment to produce high-quality publications that meet our clients' marketing objectives. We share these awards with our clients who have continually given us their support."

SPH Magazines is the appointed publishing agent for a diverse range of companies and organisations in the private and public sector. Its Custom Publishing unit provides expertise in all areas of publishing, from developing editorial content and design concepts to advertising sales, printing and distribution, including online capabilities.

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