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Awards & Recognition

Scranton Gillette Communications' publications, print and digital, as well as its brands’ enewsletters, video series, podcasts, social media content and websites, have earned and continue to earn publishing industry recognition for editorial and design excellence. More than 100 awards over the history of the company have been earned by our excellent editorial team and content creators.

The Jesse H. Neal Awards honor journalistic excellence in business media. In 2019, Imaging Technology News won a Jesse H. Neal Award for Best Technical Content, and Roads & Bridges won in the category of Best Subject-Related Package. Recognized as the "Pulitzer Prize of business press," the Awards, presented by Connectiv, select winners for exhibiting journalistic enterprise, service to the industry and editorial craftsmanship. Two other Scranton Gillette Communications brands earned Finalist honors in 2019, including Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology, and the Water Infrastructure Group (Water & Wastes Digest, Industrial Water & Wastes Digest, Water Quality Products, Storm Water Solutions).

Most recently, the American Society of Business Press Editors’ Azbee Awards have selected multiple brands across a wide range of categories. In 2019, Azbee Finalist Honors have been presented to the editorial and design teams of the following Scranton Gillette Communications brands: Imaging Technology News; Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology; Roads & Bridges; Water Quality Products; Water & Wastes Digest; Industrial Water & Wastes Digest (the Water Infrastructure Group). Finalists were recognized in the categories of Overall Excellence in the Cross-Platform Package of the Year, as well as with national and regional honors.

Jesse H. Neal Awards

The Jesse H. Neal Awards are the most prestigious editorial honors in the field of specialized journalism. They are widely considered the “Pulitzer Prize of the business press.” The Neal Awards were established in 1955 to recognize and reward editorial excellence in business media. 

Folio: Awards

Folio: Awards provide media executives the opportunity to showcase their best editorial content, designs, marketing initiatives, digital products, and people.  

Azbee Awards

ASBPE’s Azbee Awards of Excellence program is one of the most competitive for business-to-business and professionals publications. The awards recognize outstanding work by magazines, newsletters, and digital media. 

Recent Awards

Arlington Heights, IL (August 30, 2020) — Tyler Equipment Corp. has been named the 2020 recipient of Construction Equipment's Dealer Excellence Award. Tyler operates out of Massachusetts with a branch in Connecticut, and represents Volvo…
Arlington Heights, IL (March 20, 2020) — Four Scranton Gillette Communications (SGC) brands were named finalists for the 2020 Azbee Awards of Excellence. Hosted by the American Society of Business Publication Editors, the annual Azbee Awards…
Arlington Heights, IL (March 8, 2020) — Scranton Gillette Communications (SGC) brands Furniture, Lighting & Decor and Roads & Bridges are among the finalists for the 66th annual Jesse H. Neal Awards. Furniture, Lighting & Decor's…
Arlington Heights, IL (May 15, 2019) – The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) has announced its 2019 National Awards of Excellence Winners. Scranton Gillette Communications/SGC Horizon earned a total of ten awards across five…
Arlington Heights, IL (April 12, 2019) — The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) has announced the winners of its 2019 Regional Awards of Excellence. Scranton Gillette Communications/SGC Horizon won a total of 16 Upper Midwest…
Arlington Heights, IL (April 1, 2019) — Connectiv has announced the winners for the 65th Annual Jesse H. Neal Awards, which include four Scranton Gillette Communications/SGC Horizon brands. The winning brands include Imaging Technology News, Roads…
Honors Include: Three Overall Excellence Finalists, including one for Magazine of the Year (Professional Builder); two for Cross-Platform Package of the Year (Imaging Technology News and the Water Infrastructure Group); and a total of 10 National…
Arlington Heights, IL (February 20, 2019) — Connectiv has announced the finalists for the 65th annual Jesse H. Neal Awards, including five nominees across three SGC Horizon media properties — Building Design+Construction, Professional Remodeler, and…
Arlington Heights, IL (February 20, 2019) — Scranton Gillette Communications brands are among the finalists for the 65th annual Jesse H. Neal Awards. The Water Infrastructure Group (Water & Wastes Digest, Water Quality Products, and Storm Water…
Arlington Heights, IL (October 22, 2018) — Two Scranton Gillette Communications/SGC Horizon brands — Professional Builder and Furniture, Lighting & Decor — were honored by Folio: at the 2018 Eddie and Ozzie Awards Oct. 9. The awards program…