Newsletter foundation presents 33 journalism and marketing awards.At the June 3-5 International Newsletter & Specialized Information Conference in Washington, D.C., the association's foundation honored 33 editors, reporters, and marketers with awards marking "excellence in newsletter journalism" and best practices in newsletter marketing. More than 200 entered the competition in 9 categories of editorial awards and 2 categories of marketing awards.
The winners are:
* Best Spot News or Exclusive Single News Story
1st Place: Carole Donoghue, Oil Express, OPIS OPIS Oil Price Information Service
OPIS Ocean Planning Information System (US NOAA)
OPIS Online Procurement Information System
OPIS Online Planning Information Service
OPIS Optical Path Integration Solutions , a division of UCG UCG United Church of God
UCG Underground Coal Gasification
UCG University College Galway
UCG Unified Communications Group (Microsoft)
UCG Universal Command Guide for Operating Systems (Guy Lotgering book)
2nd: Bill Sprouse, Real Estate Finance & Investment, Institutional Investor Institutional Investor
A non-bank person or organization that trades securities in large enough share quantities or dollar amounts that they qualify for preferential treatment and lower commissions. News
3rd: Nina Youngstrom, Report on Medicare Compliance, Atlantic Information Services See Information Systems. Inc.
* Best Investigative Reporting
1st: Elaine M. Grossman, Inside The Pentagon, Inside Washington Publishers Inside Washington Publishers provides comprehensive coverage of the federal policy process for professionals in Washington, across the United States, and around the world. IWP currently produces 21 publications, all of which include both print and online components, covering
2nd: Wendy Johnson, Private Duty Insider, Decision-Health, a division of UCG
3rd: Stephen Lee, Funeral Service Insider, Kates Boylston, a division of UCG
* Best Interpretive or Analytical Reporting
1st: Glenn Denby and Robin Barton, Safety Compliance Insider, Bongarde Media Co.
2nd: Greg Freeman and Joy Dickinson, Healthcare Risk Management, AHC AHC Appalachian Hardwood Center
AHC American Heritage Center (University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY)
AHC American Horse Council
AHC Association for History and Computing
AHC Australian Heritage Commission
AHC Assault Helicopter Company Media LLC (Logical Link Control) See "LANs" under data link protocol.
LLC - Logical Link Control
3rd: Briefings on Long-Term Care Regulations, HCPro Inc.
* Best Instructional Reporting
1st: Steve Davis, Inside Consumer-Directed Care, Atlantic Information Services Inc.
2nd: Ellen Smith, Mine Safety and Health News, Legal Publication Services
3rd: Sara Jackson Success In Home Care, DecisionHealth, a division of UCG
* Best Financial-Advisory Product
1st: Richard E. Brand, Profitable Investing, Phillips Investment Resources LLC
2nd: Neil George, Personal Finance, KCI KCI Kansas City International (airport)
KCI Kennel Club of India
KCI Key Club International
KCI Korea Concrete Institute
KCI Kitchener Collegiate Institute
KCI Kids Central, Inc.
KCI The Kitchen Collection, Inc.
KCI Kodak Canada Inc. Communications
3rd: Roger S. Conrad, Utility Forecaster, KCI Communications
* Best Single-Topic Product
1st: Donald L. Deye MD, Dean Celia, and Connie Fleming, MKSAP MKSAP Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program Graduate education
A 'do-it-yourself' continuing medical education program sponsored by the Am Coll Physicians, in written–book or electronic–CD-ROM format Audio Companion
2nd: Fred Rozell, The OPIS Retail Year in Review and 2007 Profit Outlook Report, OPIS, a division of UCG
3rd: Michael Harris and Amanda Lyle, Biofuels Report: Market Realities, Perspective and Challenges, AHC Media LLC
* Best Reference Publication
1st: Steve Monroe and Sandy Steever, The Health Care M&A Information Service, Irving Levin Associates Inc.
2nd: Janna Whitney, Pain Management Coding & Billing Answer Book, DecisionHealth, a division of UCG
3rd: Barbra Golub, A Guide to the Medicare Drug Benefit, Atlantic Information Services Inc.
* Best Directory or Database
1st: Louis Pope, iisearches.com, Institutional Investor News
2nd: Susan Namovicz-Peat and Iris Barnor-Robinson, AIS's Directory of Health Plans, Atlantic Information Services
3rd: Michael Harris and Amanda Lyle, BioScan: The Worldwide Biotech Industry Reporting Service, AHC Media
* Best Interactive Content
1st: Fred Rozell, Dan Putziger, Jason Shelton, Jonathan Rosenberg and Mike Wiles wile
1. A stratagem or trick intended to deceive or ensnare.
2. A disarming or seductive manner, device, or procedure: the wiles of a skilled negotiator.
3. Trickery; cunning. , Fuel Price Finder, OPIS, a division of UCG
2nd: Richard Hadley, Roxanne Bolinger, Laura Evans, Jill Gardner and Tonya Nevin, AAPC AAPC American Academy of Professional Coders (National Organization headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah)
AAPC American Association of Political Consultants
AAPC Avis d'Appel Public à la Concurrence (France) Conference Blog, Decision-Health, a division of UCG
3rd: Lisa Eramo, Ilene MacDonald and Lauren McLeod, JustCoding--E-Coding News, HCPro Inc.
* Best Print Marketing Effort
1st: Loan Toolbox Rewards Card, Loan Toolbox, a division of UCG
2nd: Loan Toolbox Strategic Finance, Loan Toolbox, a division of UCG
3rd: Specialty Coding Extravaganza, Judi Scott and Billie Jackson, DecisionHealth, a division of UCG
* Best Non-Print Marketing Effort
1st: "A Conversation With ..." E-mail Campaign, Irving Levin Associates Inc.
2nd: OPIS Pump Labels, Sharon Cappucci, OPIS
3rd: BioWorld Conference Lead Generation, Christopher Walker, Casey Philpot and Carolina Santos, AHC Media LLC