SAE International's AEI Magazine Wins APEX Award for Publication Excellence

Jul 10, 2012, 09:55 ET from SAE International

WARRENDALE, Pa., July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SAE International has won an APEX Award for Publication Excellence (Magazines & Journals – Print category) for its November 2011 issue of Automotive Engineering International (AEI) magazine.

The award was given based on excellence in graphic design, editorial content and success in achieving overall communications effectiveness and excellence.

"We are extremely pleased to receive this award because it represents the total process of magazine publication, from writing to design," Kevin Jost, Editorial Director for SAE International, said. "SAE International is dedicated to serving the information needs of the mobility engineering industry and AEI continues to set the standard for excellence."

The APEX Awards for Publication Excellence is an annual competition for publishers, editors, writers and designers who create print, Web, electronic and social media. The awards are sponsored by the editors of Writing That Works: The Business Communications Report.  More than 3,300 entries, including 601 magazines and journals, were received from organizations nationwide.

AEI magazine covers the latest news and developments in cars, light trucks, commercial vehicles, and motorcycles. In addition to the latest news—as well as feature articles on industry trends, new technology breakthroughs, and key players—each issue of AEI includes popular departments such as:

  • Technology Report: Cutting-edge technology of today and tomorrow
  • Global Vehicles: Vehicles and their systems development from around the world
  • Big Picture: A topical technology broken down visually
  • Q&A: Interviews with high-level product development executives

SAE International is a global association of more than 133,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

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