Lighting & Decor and Professional Builder Win 2017 Folio: Awards for Excellence in Design & Editorial Content


Arlington Heights, IL (October 12, 2017) — Scranton Gillette Communications’ Lighting & Decor brand captured a 2017 Folio: Ozzie Award for Best New B-to-B Magazine Design. Lighting & Decor also received a 2017 Folio: Eddie Digital Award Honorable Mention in the B-to-B Newsletter—Overall category for its bi-monthly Editor’s Faves eNewsletter. Both the magazine and eNewsletter were launched in January 2017.

Lighting & Decor magazine is designed by Kelsey Craig, who has won numerous prestigious design awards. The magazine and eNewsletter are under the editorial direction of Editor-in-Chief Nicole Bowling Davis and Publisher Diane Vojcanin.

SGC Horizon’s Professional Builder/ captured a 2017 Folio: Eddie Digital Award in the Best B-to-B Column/Blog—Construction/ Manufacturing category for Contributing Editor Scott Sedam’s “Shop Class Makes a Comeback in Colorado.”

Along with Scott, the Professional Builder editorial team responsible for the winning entry included Content Manager Ingrid Bush; Designer Robin Hicks; Editor-in-Chief Amy Albert; and Editorial Director Denise Dersin.

Professional Builder also received two Eddie Award Honorable Mentions: Best B-to-B Full Issue—Construction/Manufacturing for its January 2017 issue, and Best B-to-B Series of Articles—Construction/Manufacturing for its “Special Report: 2017 Housing Giants” article in the May issue. The Housing Giants Special Report also won a Jesse H. Neal Award earlier in 2017.

SGC Horizon’s Multifamily Design + Construction won an Ozzie Award Honorable Mention for Best New B-to-B Magazine Design, and Building Design+Construction brought home an Eddie Award Honorable Mention in the B-to-B Full Issue—Construction/Manufacturing category.

Folio:’s Eddie and Ozzie Awards annual competition is the most inclusive awards program of its kind in the industry, honoring all categories of magazines—consumer, B-to-B, custom, and association—including their print, digital, website, eNewsletter and video products. This year’s competition drew 2,800 national and international entries for editorial (Eddie Awards) and design (Ozzie Awards) excellence. More than 250 awards were handed out at the Folio: luncheon in New York City on October 11.

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