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SourceMedia Awards and Honors (2013 – present)

2016

The Society of Silurians: Merit Award in the Business/Financial category - Financial Planning - "Deleted: FINRA Erases Broker Disciplinary Records,” a special report by Senior Editor Ann Marsh

American Society of Business Press Editors - National Silver for Data Journalism - Financial Planning - Craig L. Israelsen

American Society of Business Press Editors - National Bronze for Regular Column, Contributed – Accounting Today, Tax Strategy Column: George S. Jones and Mark A. Luscombe

Marcom Awards - Gold for Animation category and Platinum for Marketing Product - “Banker’s Quest” produced for American Banker - Jonathan Carrera and Jeannie Nguyen

Marcom Awards - Platinum for Best Whiteboard Video - 360-Degree Customer View, produced for Information Management and IBM - Jon Carrera, Wen-Wyst JeanMary and Caroline Garone

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Data Application - The Bond Buyer - Puerto Rico Fiscal Crisis Drilldown - Editor-in-Chief Mike Scarchilli and Michael Chu

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best News Coverage - National Mortgage News TILA/RESPA Integrated Disclosures Rule - by Austin Kilgore (editor in chief), Rachel Witkowski, Brian Collins, Bonnie Sinnock, Kate Berry

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Overall Art Direction - American Banker Magazine - Annual Big Ideas Issue, Creative and Editorial Teams

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Best Use of Social Media, Accounting Today: Accounting Today Facebook Page

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Regular Column, Contributed – Accounting Today, Tax Strategy Column: George S. Jones and Mark A. Luscombe

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Special Supplement, Accounting Today Top 100 Firms/Regional Leaders

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional, Individual Profile - Employee Benefit Adviser, “Parker Conrad Clears the Air”

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Social Media Presence - Employee Benefit News: Employee Benefit News LinkedIn group

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Blog - Analysis/Commentary - Financial Planning -Allan S. Roth Commentary

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional, Data Journalism - Financial Planning - Craig L. Israelsen

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Impact/Investigative article, “Deleted: FINRA Erases Many Broker Disciplinary Records” by Ann Marsh

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Editorial/Editor’s Letter - Insurance Networking News, Editor in Chief Nathan Golia

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Feature Article - General Interest - On Wall Street - “State of Wealth Management“ by On Wall Street Staff

Marcom Awards, Honorable Mention, Best Whiteboard Video - 60 Seconds Smarter for Health Data Management and Hyland - Jon Carrera, Wen-Wyst JeanMary

Marcom Awards, Honorable Mention, Best Whiteboard Video – Insight Bytes in 60 Seconds for Traders and Bloomberg Tradebook - Jon Carrera, Wen-Wyst JeanMary, Sharon Nelson

Marcom Awards, Honorable Mention, Best Whiteboard Video - 60 Seconds Smarter, “Why Faster Payments Matter,” produced for American Banker - Marc Hochstein, Kevin Wack, Jon Carrera, Wen-Wyst JeanMary

2015

Jesse H. Neal Award for Best Single Article – Financial Planning, Ann Marsh “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?”

Jesse H. Neal Award First Finalist for the Grand Neal - Financial Planning, Ann Marsh “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?”

Society for Professional Journalists, New York Chapter: Magazine Investigative Journalism Award - Financial Planning, Ann Marsh “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?”

Society of American Business Editors and Writers - Magazine Investigative Award - “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?” Financial Planning, Ann Marsh, Senior Editor/West Coast Bureau Chief; Scott Wenger, Group Editorial Director; Kamrhan Farwell, Contributing Editor (this special report was also a Northeast Regional Gold medal winner)

Society of American Business Editors and Writers, Bank Investment Consultant, Explanatory Journalism - Dementia: The Growing Retirement Risk - Associate Editor Margarida Correia and edited by Editor Lee Conrad

American Society of Business Press Editors: Stephen Barr Award - Financial Planning, Ann Marsh “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?”

American Society of Business Press Editors - Impact/Investigative Awards: Gold National Award and Gold Regional Award - Financial Planning, Ann Marsh “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?”

The Society of Silurians: Public Service Medal - Financial Planning, Ann Marsh “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?”

National Headliner Award: Second Prize Magazines/News - Financial Planning, Ann Marsh “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?”

Gerald Loeb Award - Finalist in the Personal Finance category - Financial Planning, Ann Marsh “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?”

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Financial Planning won the Eddie for Best Single Article in the Banking / Business / Finance category for “Why Don't More Advisors Look Like Lazetta Braxton? How to address the industry’s race problem" by Senior Editor Charles Paikert

Folio Magazine: Ozzie Award: Employee Benefit News won the Ozzie for Best Use of Typography for its cover treatment for “The Tech Effect.” Robin Henriquez and Elizabeth Galentine

Folio Magazine: Ozzie Award: Honorable Mention: Employee Benefit Adviser: Best Feature Design - One-Stop Shop

Folio Magazine: Ozzie Award: Honorable Mention: American Banker: Best Use of Illustration - The Ideas Issue

Folio Magazine: Ozzie Award: Honorable Mention: American Banker: Best Use of Photography - Most Powerful Women in Banking

Folio Magazine: Ozzie Award: Honorable Mention: Financial Planning: Best Use of Typography - The Tech Issue

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: American Banker: Best Video (Digital) – Why Faster Payments Matter – Marc Hochstein, Kevin Wack, Jonathan Carrera, Wen-Wyst JeanMary

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Information Management: Best Video (Digital) - 360 Degree Customer View (MSG)

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Employee Benefit News: Best Online Community (Digital) - LinkedIn Group

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: On Wall Street: Best Single Article - In Hunt for Higher Profits, A New Frontier…

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Insurance Network News: Best Single Article-Tech/Telecom - Big Data's Big Guns

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Financial Planning: Best Series-Banking/Business/Finance - Craig Israelsen Columns

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Financial Planning: Best Series -Banking /Business /Finance - Allan Roth Columns

American Society of Business Press Editors, National, Gold: Regular Column / Contributed - Financial Planning, Allan S. Roth, Contributing Writer; Rachel F. Elson, Editor-In-Chief; Scott Wenger, Group Editorial Director (this entry was also a Northeast Regional Gold medal winner)

American Society of Business Press Editors, National, Gold: American Banker, Gold: Enterprise News Story - “The Somali Money-Transfer Dilemma,” Kevin Wack, Reporter (this entry was also a Northeast Regional Gold medal winner)

American Society of Business Press Editors, National, Silver - American Banker, Silver: Front Cover Photo - “12th Annual Most Powerful Women in Banking,” October 2014; Scott Valenzano, Senior Art Director; Kyung Yoo-Pursell, Associate Art Director; Sam Yocum, Photographer (this entry was also a Northeast Regional Gold medal winner)

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Insurance Networking News, Bronze: Impact/Investigative - “How Auto Tech Will Alter I.T.”; Chris McMahon, Senior Editor, Insurance Networking News; Chunka Mui, Managing Director, Devil's Advocate Group; Mike Boyle, CEO, Perseus Technical Strategies (this entry was also an Upper Midwest Regional Gold medal winner)

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Accounting Today, Bronze: Social Media Presence - Accounting Today staff (this entry was also a Northeast Regional Gold medal winner)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional, Silver - Accounting Today: Special Supplement, “2014 Top 100 Firms,” Accounting Today staff

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - American Banker, Silver: Best Typographic Cover, “Bitcoin,” Scott Valenzano, Senior Art Director

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - American Banker, Gold: Feature Article, General Interest, “Why Bitcoin Matters to Bankers,” Marc Hochstein, Editor-in-Chief

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - American Banker, Bronze: Individual Profile, Long, “How Chris Bauer Willed Anchor Bancorp Back to Life,” Robert Barba, Deputy Editor; Paul Davis, Community Banking Editor; Marc Hochstein, Editor-in-Chief

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Bank Investment Consultant, Gold: Feature Article, General Interest, “Dementia: The New Retirement Risk,” Margarida Correia, Associate Editor; Lee Conrad, editor

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit Advisor, Silver: Opening Page Spread / Photo, “Power Broker,” Hope Fitch-Mickiewicz, Group Creative Director; Neesha Haughton, Associate Art Director

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit News, Silver: Front Cover – Illustration, “Are Your Employees Protected?” Robin Henriquez, Art Director

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit News, Silver: Social Media Presence, Andy Stonehouse, Editor in Chief; Andrea Davis, Managing Editor; NIck Otto, Online Editor

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit News, Gold: Front Cover - Best Typographic Cover, “The Tech Effect,” Robin Henriquez, Art Director

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Financial Planning, Bronze: Editorial/Editor’s Letter, “Editor’s View,” Scott Wenger, Editor-in-Chief

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Financial Planning, Bronze: Feature Series, “Portfolio,” Craig L. Israelsen, Contributing Writer; Rachel F. Elson, Editor-in-Chief; Scott Wenger, Group Editorial Director

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Health Data Management, Bronze: Front Cover, Illustration, "Location, Location, Location," Robin Henriquez, Art Director

2014

Jesse H. Neal Award for Best Website, American Banker, American Banker Editorial Staff

Jesse H. Neal Award for Best Commentary, Financial Planning - “Industry Insight” by Bob Veres

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - American Banker, Website of the Year, Top 10

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Best Single Article, Banking/Business/Finance - Financial Planning, Ann Marsh “Could Financial Planning Help Stem the Rate of Military Suicides?”

MIN’s Best of the Web & Digital Awards, finalist: Social Media Magazine Marketing Campaign: Accounting Today - Facebook presence

MIN’s Best of the Web & Digital Awards, finalist: Best Blog: American Banker’s BankThink

MIN’s Best of the Web & Digital Awards, finalist: Best Magazine-Branded Video: Financial Planning’s Playbook

Society of American Business Editors and Writers: General Excellence: Winner, Editorial Staff, American Banker (Newspapers, Division 1)

Society of American Business Editors and Writers, Finalist: Magazines Explanatory: Finalist, Jeff Horwitz, Maria Aspan, for “The Bank Doctor”

Society of American Business Editors and Writers, Finalist: Newspapers Breaking News: Finalist, Maria Aspan, Jeff Horwitz, for “Chase Halts Card Debt Sales Ahead of Crackdown”

Society of American Business Editors and Writers, Finalist: Newspapers Explanatory: Kevin Wack, for “How Big Banks Killed a Plan to Speed Up Money Transfers”

Society of American Business Editors and Writers, Finalist: Newspapers Investigative: Kate Berry, Jeff Horwitz, for “Housing Group Taps Dubious Data, HUD Ties to Demand Millions from Banks”

Society of American Business Editors and Writers, Finalist: Newspapers Investigative: Finalist, Kate Berry, for “Buried in Fine Print: $57B of FHA Loans Big Banks May Have to Eat”

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable mention for Best Full Issue in the Banking/Business/Finance category Financial Planning May 2014 print edition

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Accounting Today received an honorable mention in the Best Use of Facebook category.

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Employee Benefit News received an honorable mention in the Online Community category for its LinkedIn group

Folio Magazine: Ozzie Award: honorable mention for Best Cover Design, Employee Benefit News, January 2014 - “Are Your Employees Protected?” photo illustration

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Impact/Investigative, Online (Bronze): American Banker, “Housing Group Taps Dubious Data, HUD Ties to Demand Millions from Banks,” December 2,

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Employee Benefit Adviser: Magazine of the Year, Revenue Under $3M (TOP 10): Employee Benefit Adviser, July, August and September 2013

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Feature Article Design Revenue Under $3M (Silver): Employee Benefit Adviser, “It's Not About Me,” December 2013

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Front Cover – Photo, Revenue Under $3M (Silver): Employee Benefit Adviser, “In His Element,” December 2013

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Employee Benefit News: Social Media Presence (Bronze): Employee Benefit News

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Financial Planning: Magazine of the Year, Revenue Over $3M (TOP 10): Financial Planning, Overall Excellence

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Regular Column, Contributed (Gold): Financial Planning, Bob Veres column

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - ISO & Agent: Front Cover - Best Typographic Cover (Silver): ISO & AGENT, “Turning Data Into Revenue,” May/June 2013

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Profile, American Banker, Jeff Horwitz and Maria Aspan "The Bank Doctor"

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Cross-Platform Package, American Banker, Most Powerful Women in Banking and Finance", American Banker staff

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Single Article - Health Data Management, for “Proceed with Caution,” by Elizabeth Gardner,

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit News (Bronze, Individual Profile-Long; The New Face of Branding, May 2013, Brian Kalish)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Accounting Today (Bronze, Regular Column – Contributed; The Spirit of Accounting, October 2013 and December 2013, Professor Paul Miller; Professor Paul Bahnson)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit Adviser (Gold, Feature Article Design; It's Not About Me, December 2013, Hope Fitch-Mickiewcz, Matt Furman, Elizabeth Galentine, Pablo Turcios)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - On Wall Street (Silver, Feature Article Design; Long-Term Scare, September 2013, Pablo Turcios, Hope Fitch-Mickiewicz)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - ISO & AGENT (Gold, Front Cover , Best Typographic Cover ; Turning Data Into Revenue, May/June 2013, Monica Pizzi, Vasava)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit Adviser (Gold, Front Cover, Photo Revenue Under $3M; In His Element, December 2013, Hope Fitch-Mickiewcz, Matt Furman, Elizabeth Galentine, Pablo Turcios),

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Bank Investment Consultant (Silver, Front Cover, Photo, Revenue Under $3M; Understanding Behavior, March 2013, Monica Pizzi,Brad Trent),

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit Adviser (Bronze, Front Cover, Photo, Revenue Under $3M; The New Face of Branding, May 2013, Hope Fitch-Mickiewcz, Brad Trent, Elizabeth Galentine Editor In Chief, Pablo Turcios)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Financial Planning (Gold, Front Cover – Photo, Revenue Over $3M; New Tax Strategies , February 2013, Scott Valenzano, Kyung Yoo-Pursell, Matt Furman)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - American Banker Magazine (Silver, Front Cover – Photo, Revenue Over $3M; Best in Banking 2013, December 2013, Scott Valenzano, Kyung Yoo-Pursell, Heather Landy, Eric Millette)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit Adviser (Gold, Opening Page/Spread, Photo; Spotlight, May 2013, Hope Fitch-Mickiewcz, Brad Trent, Elizabeth Galentine, Pablo Turcios)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - American Banker (Gold, Impact/Investigative; Housing Group Taps Dubious Data, HUD Ties to Demand Millions from Banks, December 2, 2013, Kate Berry, Jeff Horwitz)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - American Banker (Silver, Impact/Investigative; Big Banks Win, Taxpayers Lose as Fannie Insurance Overhaul Spiked, February 25, 2013, Jeff Horwitz)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Financial Planning (Bronze, Impact/Investigative; CFP Board Investigation, Ann Marsh, Scott Wenger, Rachel Elson)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit News (Gold, Social Media Presence; Kathleen Koster, Andrea Davis)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Accounting Today (Bronze, Trade Show/Conference Coverage; Coverage of AICPA Spring Council, May 2013, Michael Cohn and Daniel Hood)

2013

Jesse H. Neal Award for Best Single Article, Bank Investment Consultant, “Counseling Clients through Mental Illness,” by Lorie Konish

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Web News Section (Gold): AmericanBanker -Chris Wood, Neil Weinberg, Heather Landy and American Banker staff

Society of American Business Editors and Writers – General Excellence, American Banker, Newspapers Division 1 - Editorial Staff, American Banker

Society of American Business Editors and Writers – Finalist Newspapers Breaking News, Division 1: Maria Aspan, Jeff Horwitz, American Banker, for “Chase Halts Card Debt Sales Ahead of Crackdown.”

Society of American Business Editors and Writers – Finalist newspapers explanatory,, Division 1: Kevin Wack, American Banker, for “How Big Banks Killed a Plan to Speed Up Money Transfers.”

Society of American Business Editors and Writers – Finalist Newspapers Investigative, Division 1: Kate Berry, Jeff Horwitz, American Banker, for “Housing Group Taps Dubious Data, HUD Ties to Demand Millions from Banks”

Society of American Business Editors and Writers, FinalistNewspapers, Investigative, Division 1 Kate Berry, American Banker, for “Buried in Fine Print: $57B of FHA Loans Big Banks May Have to Eat.”

Society of American Business Editors and Writers, FinalistMagazines, Explanatory, Division 1 Finalist: Jeff Horwitz, Maria Aspan, American Banker, for “The Bank Doctor.”

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Overall Digital Category for Best Online News Coverage in B-to-B. American Banker

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Best Single Article” in the B-to-B Banking/Business/Finance category - Financial Planning for “529 Plans: Untapped Potential of College Savings Plans” –by Financial Planning senior editor Ann E. Marsh

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: “Best Full Issue” in the B-to-B Banking/Business/Finance category, Employee Benefit Adviser - for its May 2013 issue, cover story: “The New Face of Branding”

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Best Use of Social Media / Facebook for Accounting Today;

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Best Series of Articles for Accounting Today;

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Best Single Article for Bank Technology News;

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Best Full Issue for Health Data Management;

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Best Cover for Employee Benefit Adviser

Folio Magazine: Eddie Award: Honorable Mention: Best Use of Typography for ISO & Agent.

MIN’s Best of the Web & Digital Awards, finalist: American Banker Magazine, 25 Most Powerful Women in Banking web page

MIN’s Best of the Web & Digital Awards, finalist: Digital Team of the Year - Accounting Today

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Front Cover – News Tabloid (Gold): Bank Technology News - Bank Tech News, December 2012; Group Creative Director, Assistant Art Director, Pablo Turcios. Editor-In-Chief, Penny Crosman

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Front Cover – Photo (Revenue Over $2M) (Gold) : Employee Benefit News - Successful Balance, November 2012; Art Director, Robin Henriquez. Editor-In-Chief, Kelley Butler

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Publication Redesign (Gold): Employee Benefit Adviser - The Art of Benefit Design, August 2012; Group Creative Director Hope Fitch-Mickiewicz, Editor-In-Chief Elizabeth Galentine, Assistant Art Director Pablo Turcios

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Front Cover – Photo (Revenue Over $2M) (Silver): Financial Planning Magazine - Big Impact, July 2012; Financial Planning Staff

American Society of Business Press Editors, National - Overall Headline Writing (Silver): American Banker Magazine - Heather Landy, Bonnie McGeer

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Profile - Dr. Marianne Bowden, Certified Angus Beef, By Andrea Davis, Employee Benefit News

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Commentary, “Editor's Note” by Heather Landy, American Banker Magazine

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Theme Issue of a Magazine, The Most Powerful Women in Banking and Finance, American Banker Magazine

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Commentary, Editor at Large, By Barbara Rehm, American Banker

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best News Coverage, “Force-Place Insurance Unmasked” by Jeff Horwitz, American Banker

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Website, AmericanBanker.com, American Banker Staff, American Banker

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Blog, BankThink, Curated and edited by Marc Hochstein and Jeanine Skowronski, American Banker

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Use of Video, American Banker Video, Featuring Neil Weinberg, Maria Aspan, Rob Blackwell, Marc Hochstein, American Banker

Jesse H. Neal Award, finalist for Best Single Issue of Tabloid/Newspaper, Issue of November 2012, By Accounting Today Staff, Accounting Today

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Accounting Today (Gold, Special Supplement)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - American Banker Magazine (Gold –Front Cover - Computer Generated

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - American Banker Magazine Silver –Individual Profile

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - American Banker Magazine Silver –Front Cover – Photo)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Financial Planning (Gold –Front Cover – Photo, Revenue Over $2M)

American Society of Business Press Editors, Regional - Employee Benefit Adviser (Silver –Feature Article Design, Revenue Over $2M)