NEW YORK, April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton, North America's largest privately held information services company, took home six awards at the 62nd annual Jesse H. Neal Awards ceremony last week. The Neal Awards are recognized as the top honor for editorial excellence in business-to-business information.
Penton creates highly targeted, business-critical content to foster deep daily engagement with its 20 million professional business users to fulfill their needs and to connect them with valuable products and services that help them succeed.
"We're really proud of the work Aviation Week Network and Fleet Owner do every day," said Joe Territo, Penton's Chief Content Officer. "We are so honored to be recognized for fulfilling one of our key editorial missions -- to provide professionals in the industries we serve with unique expert perspectives and insights to help them solve them problems, grow their businesses, and advance their careers."
The Aviation Week Network and Fleet Owner were awarded for excellence in technical content and commentary. Awards include:
- Best Technical Content, The DNA of Aviation, Business and Commercial Aviation
- Best Technical Content, Choosing the Right Alternative Fuel, Fleet Owner
- Best Series, Aerospace Technologies-Past, Present and Future, Aviation Week
- Best Commentary/Blog, Editor's Page by Jim Mele, Fleet Owner
- Best Commentary/Blog, Commander's Intent, Aviation Week
Additionally, Bill Sweetman of Aviation Week & Space Technology was presented with the Timothy White Award for editorial integrity.
Penton titles were finalists in 18 categories at this year's Neal Awards. Other nominees included Supermarket News, Contracting Business, Design Engineering and Sourcing, Transmission & Distribution World, Ward's Auto, Nation's Restaurant News, and New Hope Network.
Penton is an innovative information services company that empowers 20 million business decision makers in markets that drive more than 12 trillion dollars in purchases each year. Our products inform with rich industry insights and workflow tools; engage through dynamic events, education and networking; and advance business with powerful marketing services programs. Penton is the way smart businesses buy, sell and grow.
Headquartered in New York, Penton is privately owned by MidOcean Partners and Wasserstein & Co., LP. For more information, visit http://www.penton.com or follow us on Twitter @PentonNow.
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