Penton's Fleet Owner Named Finalists for One ASBPE National and Two Regional Azbee Awards

Categories Include Annual Buyer's Guide, Editorial/Editor's Letter and Front Cover - Computer Generated

Jul 12, 2013, 09:00 ET from Penton

NEW YORK, July 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton's Fleet Owner, the leading information source for trucking, today announced it has been named finalists in both the national and regional Azbee awards.  The Azbee awards, produced by the American Society of Business Press Editors (ASBPE), recognize outstanding work by magazines, newsletters and digital media for business-to-business, trade, association and professional publications. 

"Each and every day we reach truck fleet owners and other industry decision makers across the globe with engaging and trusted editorial content to help them manage their businesses," said Jim Mele, Editor-in-Chief, Fleet Owner.  "Being named a finalist in the ASBPE awards is an important achievement for Fleet Owner.  It's a testament to the skill, ingenuity and vision of our editorial staff."

Fleet Owner magazine, is a finalist in the national "Annual Buyer's Guide" category for the 2013 Equipment Specs & Fleet Buyer's Guide: Solving the Puzzle; the regional "Editorial/Editor's Letter" category for the Editor's Page; and the regional "Front Cover - Computer Generated" category for "A Tale of Two Oils" cover story.

Award winners will be announced at the regional awards ceremony on July 18 and at the national awards ceremony on July 26.

Fleet Owner has won a number of editorial and design awards for excellence, including awards from American Business Media, the Trade Association Business Publications International, Folio Magazine, ASBPE and many more.

About Fleet Owner
Fleet Owner is written for executives and managers of commercial-trucking fleets that operate five or more vehicles. Fleet Owner provides information about operations, vehicle maintenance, industry regulations and information-management technology.

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