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Awards & Recognition

Scranton Gillette Companies has been delivering award winning content for one hundred and fourteen years. The company strives to create trending, relevant content in a wide range of forms that pushes the boundaries of great journalism, creative design and branding.  Over the years, the publications of Scranton Gillette Companies have been nominated and recognized for hundreds of editorial and design excellence awards.

Some of the prestigious editorial awards we are honored to be recognized by include:


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. The publications of SGC Companies have won many Neal Awards for excellence in journalism, websites, technical content and newsletters.

Folio: Awards

Folio: Awards provide media executives the opportunity to showcase their best editorial content, designs, marketing initiatives, digital products and people. The publications and professionals of SGC Companies have won many Folio: Awards for innovation and entrepreneurialism in media.

​​​​​​​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. The publications of SGC Companies have won many Azbee Awards across multiple categories, including Magazine of the Year.

Recent Awards

Arlington Heights, IL (April 12, 2019)
Arlington Heights, Illinois, 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…
Arlington Heights, IL (April 1, 2019)
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…
Arlington Heights, IL (February 20, 2019)
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 (March 18, 2019)
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 (October 22, 2018)
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…
Arlington Heights, IL (September 21, 2018)
Scranton Gillette Communications/SGC Horizon brands were honored as finalists for Folio:’s 2018 Eddie and Ozzie Awards. For more than 20 years, the Eddie & Ozzie Awards have recognized excellence in magazine editorial and design across all…
Furniture, Lighting & Decor
The brand was honored for its e-newsletter The Scoop, and also made the list of top 25 feature articles. Furniture, Lighting & Decor (formerly Lighting & Decor) received two journalism honors in the 2018 Tabbie Award competition put on by…
Water & Wastes Digest
Congratulations to the talented editorial and design staff of Water & Wastes Digest on their recent 2018 Tabbie Awards Recognition. The Trade Association of Business Publications International (TABPI) announced the 2018 Tabbie Award winners in…
Roads & Bridges
Roads & Bridges was recently honored in two different awards competitions, the Trade Association of Business Publications International (TABPI) and the Construction Media Alliance awards. The Trade Association of Business Publications…
Arlington Heights, IL (May 23, 2018)
The American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) handed out their 2018 National Azbee Awards of Excellence on May 10 at the 2018 ASBPE National Conference & Azbee Awards Banquet. When combined with the 2018 Regional Azbee Awards…