McKnight’s Senior Living has won the only national award given for a print magazine news section in the 2023 Azbee Awards of Excellence competition.
The awards were announced Thursday evening at the American Society of Business Publication Editors’ national annual conference in Atlanta.
McKnight’s Senior Living won a Bronze Award in the Best Print News Section category, competing with business-to-business media brands from across the country.
Named on the award is Editorial Director John O’Connor, Editor Lois A. Bowers, Content Editor Kimberly Bonvissuto, former Art Director Mark Speakman, Senior Art Director Monica Pizzi, Graphic Designer Aminah Beg, and writers Kathleen Steele Gaivin and Amy Novotney.
ASBPE is a national organization with the goal of serving and advancing the profession of journalism in business media brands and to encourage the highest ethical standards at those brands. The Azbee Awards of Excellence program is one of the most competitive programs for business-to-business, trade, association and professional publications. The awards recognize outstanding work by magazines, websites, e-newsletters, digital magazines, social media and blogs.
The latest honor brings to 42 the number of Azbee Awards that McKnight’s Senior Living has earned since 2016, the first year the brand started regularly entering the competition after the former McKnight’s Assisted Living changed its name and expanded on its print publication in 2015 by adding a website, daily e-newsletter, social media and other offerings. The total includes 13 national awards and 29 regional Azbee Awards.
The three McKnight’s brands won a total of four national awards Thursday. Read about the national awards won by sister media brands McKnight’s Long-Term Care News and McKnight’s Home Care on their websites.