The Alberta Magazine Publishers Association (AMPA) has announced the showcase category finalists for the 2016–17 Alberta Magazine Awards.
Among the finalist magazines are 10 Magazines Canada members, including Alberta Views, Avenue Calgary, Avenue Edmonton, Canadian Cowboy Country, Canadian Rockies Annual, Filling Station, FreeFall, Glass Buffalo, Greenhouse Canada and Western Living. Our congratulations to our members, and to all of the nominees!
Winners will be announced at an awards gala a month from today on March 16 in Calgary during the Alberta Magazines Conference.
“Nearly 300 pieces of work were submitted in 21 categories, and were adjudicated by more than 60 industry experts from across North America. Congratulations to the magazine publishers and vast number of contributors who pour their time, talent and creative energy into producing exceptional Alberta magazines.”
The showcase category awards celebrate excellence in Alberta magazine editorial and design. Next week, AMPA will also announce the achievement award recipients and the finalists for Magazine of the Year and Best New Magazine.
To purchase tickets to the awards gala, visit conference.albertamagazines.com. The early bird deadline is next week, February 23, and the final deadline is March 9.