The annual AABP Editorial Excellence competition recognizes exceptionalism in journalism, photography and design in regional business publications. Members of the Missouri School of Journalism faculty judged the competition. Forty-one business publications from the United States, Canada and Australia submitted 511 entries in the competition.
The awards were presented on Saturday at the AABP’s summer conference, which was held in Atlanta.
Insight won the following awards:
- A Gold (first place) award in Best Auxiliary Publication-Small Category. The award recognized Insight on Technology, a quarterly publication focused on technology and the high demand for additional IT workers in the New North.
- A Gold (first place) award for Best Regular Feature-Small Category for the monthly Reader Recommended column in Insight.
- A Bronze (third place) award for Best Magazine Cover, which recognized the April 2018 cover of Insight.
This was the first year Insight competed in the AABP competition.