Awards

2013

FOLIO: Eddie Awards

  • Best Regional Magazine, Full Issue (D Magazine, September 2012)

FOLIO: Ozzie Awards

  • Best Design, New Magazine (D Moms)
  • Best Use of Photography (Daydream Believer, April 2013)
  • Finalist, Best Overall Design (D Magazine, November 2012)

The City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • Best Magazine (General Excellence II)
  • Best E-Newsletter (SideDish)
  • Finalist, Ancillary Publication (D Moms)
  • Finalist, Best Redesign
  • Finalist, Excellence in Design
  • Finalist, Multiplatform Storytelling

The Alliance of Area Business Publishers Awards

  • Gold Award for Best Magazine, D CEO
  • Gold Award for Best Ancillary Publication, D CEO
  • Gold Award for Best Feature, D CEO
  • Gold Award for Best use of Photography/Illustration, D CEO
  • Gold Award for Best Personality Profile, D CEO
  • Silver Award for Best Industry-Specific E-Newsletter (D Healthcare), D CEO
  • Bronze Award for Best Overall Design, D CEO
  • Bronze Award for Best Body of Work, Single Writer, D CEO

2012

National Magazine Awards

  • Best Profile Writing, Tim Rogers, “He is Anonymous”

The City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • Best Magazine (General Excellence II)
  • Best Website (Excellence Online)
  • Finalist, Food or Dining Feature Package
  • Finalist, Ancillary Publication (D CEO)
  • Finalist, Food or Dining Feature Package
  • Finalist, Award for Mobile Innovation

The Alliance of Area Business Publishers Awards

  • Silver Award for Best of Show, Best Magazine, D CEO
  • Silver Award for Best Overall Design, D CEO
  • Silver Award for Best Personality Profile, D CEO
  • Silver Award for Best Feature Layout, D CEO
  • Silver Award for Best use of Photography/Illustration, D CEO
  • Silver Award for Best Feature, D CEO

Custom Content Council Awards

  • Silver Winner for Digital, Best Proof of Return on Investment (Carry the Load)
  • Silver Winner for Digital, Best Overall Web Design
  • Silver Winner for Editorial, Most Improved Publication (Escapes Magazine)

Telly Awards

  • Bronze, Use of Animation in an Online Commercial (D Custom)

Texas Medical Association Anson Jones MD Awards

  • Excellence in Health Communication

Local Media Association’s Editorial Contest

  • First Place, Best Front Page, Park Cities People)
  • First Place, Best Headline, Preston Hollow People)
  • Third Place, Editor of the Year (Dan Koller)

Texas Press Association’s Texas Better Newspaper Contest

  • First Place, Sports Coverage, Park Cities People
  • First Place, Blue Moon Special Section, Park Cities People‘s 30th anniversary
  • Second Place, Sports Photo, Park Cities People
  • Second Place, Page Design, Park Cities People

2011

Editor and Publisher Awards

  • Best Regional Magazine-Affiliated Website

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • Best Website (Excellence Online)
  • Best General Criticism
  • Finalist, Award for Reporting
  • Finalist, Award for Special Issue

Society of American Business Editors and Writers Best In Business Awards

  • General Excellence, D CEO
  • Best Print Magazine Feature, Glenn Hunter, “Gold Metal Recyclers”

Greater Dallas Planning Council Dunnigan Media Award

  • Urban Design Award, Wick Allison and Tim Rogers

Pearl Awards

  • Gold Award in Editorial, Silver in Design in Best New Newsletter for Lennox Premier News, Lennox Industries
  • Bronze for Strategy in Best Tie-In With Corporate Integrated Marketing Campaign
  • Silver for Best Distribution Strategy for WagWorld Magazine
  • Bronze in Best Distribution Strategy

Suburban Newspapers of America’s Newspaper of the Year Contest

  • Second Place, Class B, Preston Hollow People

Suburban Newspapers of America’s Editorial Contest

  • First Place, Best Graphic Artwork (supporting news content) – Class A, Park Cities People
  • First Place, Best Non-Page One Layout – Class A, Park Cities People
  • First Place, Best Headline – Class B, Preston Hollow People
  • Third Place, Best Special Section – Class B, Real Estate Quarterly
  • Third Place, Best Photojournalism – Class B, Preston Hollow People
  • Honorable Mention, Best Photojournalism – Class A, Oak Cliff People
  • Honorable Mention, Editor of the Year – Class A-D Combined (Dan Koller)

Texas Press Association’s Texas Better Newspaper Contest

  • First Place, Sweepstakes Award, Park Cities People
  • First Place, General Excellence, Park Cities People
  • First Place, Page Design, Park Cities People
  • First Place, Feature Photo, Park Cities People
  • First Place, Sports Photo, Park Cities People
  • Second Place, Feature Writing, Park Cities People
  • Second Place, Blue Moon Special Section, Park Cities People

2010

FOLIO: Eddie Awards

  • Silver Award, Best Consumer, Regional, Full Issue

Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) Best in Business Awards

  • Best Print Magazine Feature, “Feature on Carol Reed”

American Society of Journalists and Authors Writing Awards

  • Winner, First-person (personal experience or dramatic narrative) Article, “My Mother’s Brain”

APEX Awards

  • Award of Excellence, Microsites and Individual Web Pages, Journey-The Online Magazine from First Command Financial Services
  • Award of Excellence, One-of-a-Kind Charitable Publications
  • Award of Excellence, Grand Award, One Journey: A Collection of Inspiring Dog and Cat Stories Brought to you by Purina One

Custom Content Council Awards

  • Gold Winner, Excellence in Custom Content (D Custom)
  • Bronze Winner for Strategy, Best Distribution Strategy for Wag World Magazine
  • Silver Winner for Strategy, Best tie-in with corporate integrated marketing campaign for Wag World Magazine

Pearl Awards

  • Bronze Winner for Editorial, Best one-shot (D Custom)

Suburban Newspapers of America’s Editorial Contest

  • First Place, Sports Writing, Park Cities People

Texas Press Association’s Texas Better Newspaper Contest

  • First Place, Feature Writing, Park Cities People

2009

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • First Place, Ancillary Publication (D CEO)

Suburban Newspapers of America, 2009 Advertising & Promotions Contest

  • First Place, Best Homes Publication or Homes Special Section (Homes & Estates)

APEX Awards

  • Award of Excellence, “Magazine and Journal Writing” (Dog’s Life)
  • Award of Excellence, “Interviews and Personal Profiles” (Home Comfort Style)

Texas Press Association Better Newspaper Contest

  • First Place, The Sweepstakes Award (Park Cities People)
  • First Place, General Excellence (Park Cities People)
  • First Place, Page Design (Park Cities People)
  • First Place, Feature Photo (Park Cities People)
  • First Place, Special Sections (Park Cities People, “Homes and Estates”)
  • First Place, Advertising (Park Cities People)

The Custom Publishing Council Pearl Awards

  • Best One Shot (D Custom, “MasterCraft: Setting a Higher Standard for 40 Years”)
  • Best Web Feature (D Custom, “Dog’s Life”)
  • Bronze Award for Design, Best Use of Photography

2008

Suburban Newspapers of America, 2008 Editorial Contest

  • First Place, Best Editorial Page (People Newspapers, “Detour of Reason”; “Bridge We Need”; “Exit to Nowhere”)
  • Second Place, Best Front Page (People Newspapers, 12/14/07; 12/28/07; 7/11/08)
  • Third Place, Best Editorial Writing (People Newspapers, “Detour of Reason”; “Bridge We Need”; “Exit to Nowhere”)

Suburban Newspapers of America, 2008 Advertising & Promotions Contest

  • First Place, Best Cover Design (People Newspapers, Retirement section, “Happily Ever After”)
  • First Place, Best Homes Publication or Homes Special Section (Homes & Estates, Feb/March 2008, “Amazing Spaces”)
  • Second Place, Best Media Kit

Texas Press Association

  • Best Large Weekly in the State (Park Cities People)
  • First Place, Best Advertising (Park Cities People)
  • First Place, Best Headline Writing (Park Cities People)
  • First Place, Best Editorials (Park Cities People)
  • First Place, Best in General Excellence (Park Cities People)

Suburban Newspapers of America

  • Honorable Mention, Best Special Section (Park Cities People, “Homes and Estates”)
  • Second Place, Best Entertainment/Lifestyle Section (Park Cities People,”Weekend”)
  • Second Place, Best Feature Photo (Park Cities People, “End of Summer”)
  • Third Place, Best Arts & Entertainment Criticism/Commentary (Park Cities People, “What’s Happened to American Movies”)

Pearl Awards

  • Silver Award for Digital, Best Web Feature or Article
  • Silver Award for Editorial, Best One Shot Master Craft

2007

Magazine Publishers of America, ASME 2007 Best Cover Contest

  • Finalist, (along with The New Yorker and New York magazine) (D Magazine, “Parched” September 2006)

City and Regional Magazine Assocation

  • Finalist, “Cover” (D Magazine, May 2007)
  • Finalist, “Reporting” (D Magazine, “Framed”)
  • Finalist, “Ancillary Publications” (D Fashion)

FOLIO: Ozzie Awards

  • Silver Award, Best Use of Digital Imagery, Custom category (Sally Beauty, Summer 2007)

FOLIO: Eddie Awards

  • Silver Award, Best Consumer Shelter/Home Magazine for a Single Article (D Home, May/June 2007)

APEX Awards

  • Award of Excellence, “Annual Report Design and Layout” (Cox Review)
  • Award of Excellence, “Custom Published Magazines and Journals” (synnovation)
  • Award of Excellence, “Magazine and Journal Design and Layout” (Sally Beauty)

2006

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • Best Website (Excellence Online)

FOLIO: Eddie Awards

  • Gold Award, “Consumer Shelter/Home magazine” (D Home)

Quill Awards

  • Award of Merit, “Communication Skills division” (synnovation)

APEX Awards

  • Award of Excellence, “Custom Published Magazines and Journals” (synnovation)
  • Award for Excellence, “Covers” (Sally Beauty, May/June 2005)

Magnum Opus Awards

  • Gold Award for Best Column/Department Design (synnovation)
  • Honorable Mention for Design (Sally Beauty)
  • Honorable Mention for Production Quality (UTD Network)

News Stand Resource Cover Contest

  • First prize, Art Department
  • Best of Show, Art Department

Katie Awards

  • Best Magazine Illustration

Texas Press Association Better Newspaper Contest

  • Highest Honors, Sweepstakes Award (Park Cities People)

Pearl Awards

  • Silver Award in Design, Best New Publication/Newsletter for D Custom
  • Gold Award in Custom Publishing, D Custom

2005

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • Best Website (Excellence Online)

Katie Awards

  • Best Magazine

Texas Press Association Better Newspaper Contest

  • Highest Honors, Sweepstakes Award (Park Cities People)

Magnum Opus Awards

  • Silver Award for Best Use of Black and White Photography (Texas Aggie)
  • Silver Award for Best Cover (Texas Aggie)

2004

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • Gold Medal, Excellence Online

James Beard Foundation Journalism Awards

  • Nominated for reporting, “Death on the Half Shell,” by Nancy Nichols (D Magazine)

2003

Katie Awards

  • Best Opinion/Essay/Editorial – Wick Allison (D Magazine)

2002

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • General Excellence II (D Magazine)

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • General Excellence I (D Home)

2000

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • General Excellence II Leisure and Lifestyle Interests (D Magazine)

1999

Nationwide News Service

  • World’s Best Magazine (D Magazine)

1998

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • General Excellence II (D Magazine)

1996

Katie Awards

  • Best Feature Story (D Magazine)

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • General Excellence (D Magazine)

1993

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • Cover Design (D Magazine)

1992

City and Regional Magazine Association Awards

  • General Excellence (D Magazine)

1991

Katie Awards

  • Best General Interest Magazine (D Magazine)
  • Best Photo Illustration (D Magazine)

1989

Katie Awards

  • Best General Interest Magazine (D Magazine)

1988

Katie Awards

  • Best Magazine Cover (D Magazine)

1986

Katie Awards

  • Best General Interest Magazine (D Magazine)

1985

Katie Awards

  • Best General Interest Magazine (D Magazine)

1984

Katie Awards

  • Best General Interest Magazine (D Magazine)

1983

Katie Awards

  • Best General Interest Magazine

1979

Katie Awards

  • Best General Interest Magazine

1978

Katie Awards

  • Best General Interest Magazine