|CSI Media papers win 19 awards at state convention|
|Written by Dan Plutchak|
|Monday, 02 April 2012 12:21|
FONTANA -- CSI Media received 19 awards, including a first in general excellence for the Janesville Messenger, March 30 at the Wisconsin Community Newspapers annual convention in Fontana. CSI Media, a division of the Bliss Communications newspaper group, also publishes Walworth County Sunday, Walworth County Shopper Advertiser and the Stateline News.
Wisconsin Community Newspapers is a statewide trade group of publishers of community newspapers and shoppers.
CSI publications competed in the largest circulation group and with papers that include significant news content as well as advertising. Walworth County Sunday and Walworth County Shopper Advertiser won 12 awards in both advertising and news categories. The Stateline News won five awards and the Messenger won two.
Prepress Manager Maryann Millard directs the design team of Polly Marzahl, Angie Foerster, Tracy Sake, Kelly Kinsey, Vicki Pulaski, Valerie Steinborn, Chris Johnson, Debbie Smida, Kaye Busateri , Merylin Romani
Walworth County Sunday and Walworth County Shopper Advertiser
1st: Human interest story: Agape House by Todd Mishler
2nd: Human Interest: Enough food for Fido? by Lynn Greene
1st: Do more with less space, Lynch East Troy
1st: Classified promotion, Invite
1st: Best glossy special section cover, Taste of the Lakes
1st: Self promotion, Recipe book
1st: Best automotive ad, Kearn's
2nd: Advertising promotion, Lake Geneva Festival of Lights
2nd: Full-run advertising promotion, Christmas gift guide
2nd: Best grocery ad, Frank's Piggly Wiggly
3rd: Classified promotion, Move it buddy
3rd: Best newsprint special section cover, Jubilee bridal guide
1st: General excellence
1st: News reporting, Homeless teens by Rick West
3rd: News reporting, Beloit school closures by Dennis Hines
1st: Best multi-page sig page promotion, Southern Wisconsin AIRFest
1st: Best dining ad, Tasty tacos
2nd: Best single-page sig page promotion, Hot dog!
2nd: Best dining ad, Bonnie's Bar & Grill
|Last Updated on Monday, 02 April 2012 13:13|