Three Penton brands win Folio: Eddie & Ozzie Awards

Dec 10, 2013, 09:00 ET from Penton

NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Three of Penton's brands took home awards at the Folio: Eddie & Ozzie Awards ceremony last week, the largest awards competition in media publishing that celebrates editorial excellence and magazine design.

Club Industry, the news and trends media outlet read by top-level executives and managers across commercial, nonprofit, university, corporate, medical, government, military, hotel, residential and member-owned fitness centers, won an Eddie award in the Business to Business Recreation/Sports/Outdoor/ category for "Survivor." The article is a look into the life of the CEO of Gainesville Health and Fitness Centers, who overcame struggles in his career before building the centers.

Restaurant Hospitality, the leading resource that provides full-service restaurants with up-to-date menu trends, operating tips, ideas and recipes to foodservice decision-makers in full service restaurants, hotels, resorts, fast casual restaurants and clubs won an Eddie award in the B-to-B Website category.

Best Digital Edition/Digital Magazine Design category award went to WardsAutoWorld. The digital magazine provides beyond-the-headlines insight and analysis of all aspects of the vehicle manufacturing industry, from the desks of designers and engineers to the executive suite.

The Folio: Eddie and Ozzie awards recognize the best traditional and online editorial and design work across all sectors of the industry, including b-to-b, consumer, association, and city and regional media, making this contest the largest and most inclusive in the industry. The awards are judged by the Folio: team along with a prestigious panel of judges.

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