Feb 21, 2014
Let's get ready to celebrate excellence in magazines at the 2014 Alberta Magazine Awards! The Alberta Magazine Publishers Association (AMPA) has announced the recipients of the Achievement in Publishing, Editor of the Year, Volunteer of the Year and Best New Magazine awards; the shortlist for the new Magazine of the Year award; and the finalists for the Showcase Awards.
Many Magazines Canada members are among the finalists for the awards, and we wish them and their fellow nominees congratulations and good luck!
The Achievement Awards recognize the accomplishments, innovation and creativity of individuals and publications in the magazine industry. Congrats to Magazines Canada members UPPERCASE, Avenue Edmonton and Eighteen Bridges, who are up for Magazine of the Year. Emily Ursuliak, recipient of AMPA's Volunteer of the Year Award, will also be fêted at MagNet in June!
Achievement in Publishing
Tom Tait, Galleries West
Editor of the Year
Janine Vangool, UPPERCASE
Volunteer of the Year
Emily Ursuliak, filling Station
Best New Magazine (Recipient)
Magazine of the Year (Shortlist)
Learn more about these awards recipients and finalists.
There are 139 finalists for the Showcase Awards, in 15 editorial and design categories. The complete list of nominees is available online; we'd like to give a special shoutout to those Magazines Canada members who are nominated for a showcase award:
- Alberta Oil
- Alberta Venture
- Alberta Views
- Avenue Calgary
- Avenue Edmonton
- Canadian Cowboy Country
- Eighteen Bridges
- Western Living
The Alberta Magazine Showcase and Achievement Awards will be announced and celebrated at an awards gala on March 20, 2014 in Calgary. For details, and to purchase tickets by March 13 (early bird deadline February 27), visit albertamagazines.com/awards.