2011 Jesse H. Neal Award Winners & Finalists

Category 1: Best Single Article

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

 

Winner
"The Enemy Within"
Aquatics International
Hanley Wood

Finalist
"Classical Revival"
Architectural Lighting
Hanley Wood

Finalist
"From Seed to Shirt"
Wearables
Advertising Specialty Institute


Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Doing Less With Less"
GOVERNING
e.Republic

Finalist
"Body of Work"
Workforce Management
Crain Communications

Finalist
"DANGER: EHRs Can Replace One Set of Medical Errors for Another"
Health Data Management
SourceMedia


Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Ford's Bold Buffalo Experiment"
Automotive News
Crain Communications

Finalist
"Creative Exodus in Adland: It's Just Not 'Fun' Anymore"
Advertising Age
Crain Communications

Finalist
"Road Trip"
americanlawyer.com
ALM


 

Category 2: Best Subject-Related Series of Articles

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

 

Winner
"Better Bridges"
Better Roads/betteroads.com
Randall-Reilly Publishing Company

Finalist
"Inside the NAIC"
National Underwriter, Life & Health
Summit Business Media

Finalist
"Interrogations"
aiCIO
Asset International


Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 gross in advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"The Legal Fight Over Same-Sex Marriage"
The National Law Journal
ALM

Finalist
"Distressed Companies"
Dow Jones Daily Bankruptcy Review
Dow Jones Corporate Markets

Finalist
"Top Producer Frontier Study Tour"
Top Producer/agweb.com
Farm Journal Media


Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Antarctica: Life on the Ice"
spectrum.ieee.org
IEEE Media

Finalist
"Oil vs. Ethanol"
DTN/The Progressive Farmer
Telvent/DTN

Finalist
"The Am Law 100"
americanlawyer.com
ALM


Category 3: Best Profile

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Renaissance Man"
Club Industry
Penton Media

Finalist
"In Harriet They Trust: Miers' Devotion to Duty, Honor and Clients Benefits Her Texas Firm"
Texas Lawyer
ALM

Finalist
"Top Firm: Shipley Architects"
residential architect
Hanley Wood


 
Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Gruff Around the Edges"
The Recorder
ALM

Finalist
"The One and Only"
The National Law Journal
ALM

Finalist
"The Rise and Fall (and Rebirth) of CSD"
Architect
Hanley Wood


Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Award of Excellence Winner: John Hillman"
Engineering News-Record
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"Showstopper"
americanlawyer.com
ALM

Finalist
"The Man Who Made a Copy of Himself"
IEEE Spectrum
IEEE Media


Category 4: Best Commentary

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"From the Editor"
Pharmaceutical Executive
Advanstar

Finalist
"Clinical Trial Insights"
Applied Clinical Trials
Advanstar

Finalist
"Insight"
Defense Technology International
The McGraw-Hill Companies


Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Editorial"
Meatingplace
Marketing & Technology Group

Finalist
"The Global Economy"
Research
Summit Business Media

Finalist
"Where Did I Go Wrong?"
DVM Newsmagazine; dvm360.com
Advanstar


Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Editor's Notebook"
DTN/The Progressive Farmer
Telvent/DTN

Finalist
"Mediaworks Commentary"
Advertising Age
Crain Communications

Finalist
"Editorials on Albany Coruption"
Crain's New York Business
Crain Communications


 

Category 5: Best News Coverage

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Asia's Seismic Shift"
Supplier Global Resource
Advertising Specialty Institute

Finalist
"Sacrificing Safety?"
Aquatics International
Hanley Wood

Finalist
"Stuck in Limbo"
Apartment Finance Today
Hanley Wood


Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"School Lunch Standards"
Meatingplace
Marketing & Technology Group

Finalist
"Coverage of Toyota Litigation"
The National Law Journal
ALM

Finalist
"Kagan Confirmation"
The National Law Journal
ALM


Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Rebuilding Haiti"
Engineering News-Record
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"FlyersRights"
Travel Weekly
Northstar Travel Media

Finalist
"The Moment it All Changed"
Modern Healthcare
Crain Communications


 

Category 6: Best Technical Content

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"SVRS"
Pool & Spa News
Hanley Wood

Finalist
"Common Rail Diesel Comes Into its Own"
MOTOR Magazine
Hearst Business Media

Finalist
"Relearning the Alphabet: Making Sense of the Cooling System Scene"
MOTOR Magazine
Hearst Business Media


 

Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Netting Zero in a Cold Climate"
The Journal of Light Construction
Hanley Wood

 

 

Finalist
"Alternative Power Choices: Green Juice"
Fleet Owner
Penton Media

Finalist
"The Future of Fuel Economy"
Heavy Duty Trucking
Newport Business Media


Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Hot-Linked Jobsites"
Engineering News-Record
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"Burj Khalifa, Dubai"
Architectural Record
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"My Robot, Myself"
IEEE Spectrum
IEEE Media


Category 7: Best Educational Content

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Social Media Bootcamp"
Agent's Sales Journal
Summit Business Media

Finalist
"Some Like it Radiant: Controlling Comfort"
GreenSource Magazine
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"State of the Industry"
Counselor
Advertising Specialty Institute


Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Pathogen Testing"
Meatingplace
Marketing & Technology Group

Finalist
"Saving Green by Going Blue"
BUILDINGS
Stamats Business Media

Finalist
"Truck Company Operations: Maximizing Firefighter Safety"
Fire Engineering
PennWell Corporation


Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"50 Ways to Waste Your Money"
Builder
Hanley Wood

Finalist
"Hybrid Corn Checkup"
Farm Journal
Farm Journal Media

Finalist
"Planter Tune-Up Tips"
DTN/The Progressive Farmer
Telvent/DTN


 

Category 8: Best Single Issue of a Magazine (Print or Digital)

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Fall (Sept/Oct) 2010"
Scholastic Administr@tor
Scholastic

Finalist
"January/February Residential 2010"
GreenSource Magazine
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"Street Food"
Plate
Marketing & Technology Group


 

Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"March 2010"
Health Data Management
SourceMedia

Finalist
"May 2010"
INSTORE Magazine
Instore Magazine

Finalist
"Medical Electronics"
EE Times
United Business Media Limited


Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"August 2010"
Architectural Record
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"October 2010"
americanlawyer.com
ALM

Finalist
"November 2010"
The American Lawyer
ALM


 

Category 9: Best Single Issue of a Tabloid/Newspaper (Print or Digital)

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"25th Anniversary Issue"
Texas Lawyer
ALM

Finalist
"April 2010"
Healthcare Finance News
MedTech Media

Finalist
"Oct. 25, 2010"
Texas Lawyer
ALM


 

Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"April 2010"
DVM Newsmagazine
Advanstar

Finalist
"October 25 - November 14, 2010"
Accounting Today
SourceMedia

Finalist
"Nov. 8, 2010"
The National Law Journal
ALM


 
Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Sept. 13, 2010"
Automotive News
Crain Communications

Finalist
"25th Anniversary Issue"
Crain's New York Business
Crain Communications

Finalist
"Feb. 15, 2010"
Automotive News
Crain Communications

Category 10: Best Web Site

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"healthcarefinancenews.com"
MedTech Media

Finalist
"emediavitals.com"
Vital Business Media

Finalist
"law.com"
ALM

Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue


Winner
"dvm360.com"
Advanstar

Finalist
"healthcareitnews.com"
MedTech Media

Finalist
"truckinginfo.com"
Newport Business Media


 
Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"spectrum.ieee.org"
IEEE Media


 

Finalist
"dtntheprogressivefarmer.com"
Telvent/DTN


 

Finalist
"enr.com"
The McGraw-Hill Companies

 

Category 11: Best Integrated Package

Class A: Up to $3,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"GreenBuild Chicago: Transforming the Metropolis"
GreenSource Magazine
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"The 25 Most Powerful Women in Banking"
US Banker
SourceMedia

 

Finalist
"The Revolutionary 100 Garden Centers Program"
Today's Garden Center
Meister Media Worldwide


Class B: $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"Forum Shopper's Remorse"
corpcounsel.com
ALM

Finalist
"The Stevens Legacy"
The National Law Journal
ALM

Finalist
"Clout"
Building Operating Management, facilitiesnet.com, myfacilitiesnet.com
Trade Press Media Group

Class C: More than $7,000,000 in gross advertising/circulation revenue

Winner
"The Farm Journal Legacy Project"
Farm Journal, Top Producer, Dairy Today, AgWeb, AgDay, U.S. Farm Report
Farm Journal Media

Finalist
"The Builder Concept Home 2010: A Home for the Economy"
Builder
Hanley Wood

Finalist
"Water vs. Energy"
IEEE Spectrum
IEEE Media

Category 12: Best Blog

Class D: No Revenue Breakdown

Winner
"Automation"
spectrum.ieee.org
IEEE Media

Finalist
"Leading Edge"
Aviation Week
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"Venture Capital Dispatch"
Venture Capital Dispatch
Dow Jones Corporate Markets

Category 13: Best Range of Work By a Single Author

Class D: No Revenue Breakdown

Winner
Tudor Van Hampton
Engineering News-Record
The McGraw-Hill Companies

 

Finalist
Jim Park
Heavy Duty Trucking
Newport Business Media

 

Finalist
Ross Todd
americanlawyer.com
ALM

 


 

Category 14: Best Newsletter - Full Content

Class D: No Revenue Breakdown

Winner
"Daily Bankruptcy Review"
Dow Jones Daily Bankruptcy Review
Dow Jones Corporate Markets

Finalist
"Aviation Daily"
Aviation Daily
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"VentureWire"
Dow Jones VentureWire
Dow Jones Corporate Markets


 

 

Category 15: Best E-Newsletter - Linked Content

Class D: No Revenue Breakdown

Winner
"Renewable Energy News"
renewableenergyworld.com
PennWell Corporation

Finalist
"Business360"
dvm360.com
Advanstar

Finalist
"NRN a.m."
Nation's Restaurant News
Penton Media


 

 

Category 16: Best Use of Video

Class D: No Revenue Breakdown

Winner
"The Future of..."
Smart Planet
CBS Interactive

Finalist
"Architectural Record Video Library"
architecturalrecord.com
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"Automotive News TV"
autonews.com
Crain Communications

Category 17: Best Use of Mobile

Class D: No Revenue Breakdown

Winner
"IEEE.tv for Mobile Devices"
ieee.tv
IEEE Media


Finalist
"M.AviationWeek.com"
aviationweek.com
The McGraw-Hill Companies

 


Finalist
"SN Mobile App"
Supermarket News
Penton Media


 

Category 18: Best Recurring Webcast

Class D: No Revenue Breakdown

Winner
"Inside Renewable Energy Podcast"
renewableenergyworld.com
PennWell Corporation

Finalist
"Automotive News TV Webcasts"
autonews.com
Crain Communications

Finalist
"The Packer TV"
thepacker.com
Vance Publishing Corp.

 

Category 19: Best Use of Social Media

Class D: No Revenue Breakdown

Winner
"ENR: Using Social Media to Build Community"
ENR.com
The McGraw-Hill Companies

Finalist
"AI Connect"
AI Connect
Hanley Wood

Finalist
"Fire Engineering Community"
community.fireengineering.com
PennWell Corporation

 

 

 

 

Grand Neal Winner

"The Farm Journal Legacy Project"
Farm Journal, Top Producer, Dairy Today, AgWeb, AgDay, U.S. Farm Report
Farm Journal Media