With more than 600 publications submitted, the event ranks as the largest CP competition in Europe. Together with the trade journal acquisa, Horizont, w&v and Schweizer Werbewoche, the Forum Corporate Publishing awards the best German language corporate publications.
The prizes are bestowed in 29 different categories, as well as four special distinctions additionally awarded. Various CP media are evaluated such as corporate blogs or B2B-company magazines. The special awards are granted in the categories of Green Publishing, Print and Innovation, International Communication und Cover of the Year.
The jury of the event is formed by 130 experts from various areas, such as art direction, marketing, journalism, corporate communication and print. The jury is divided into three groups, and determines the winners of the competition in three evaluation rounds.
In addition to Dieter Reichert, CMO of censhare AG, this year’s jury includes experts such as Dr. Bernd Buchholz from Gruner + Jahr AG & Co. KG and Professor Dr. Marcus Schögel from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, and Professor Dr. Peter Nieschmidt from the Fachhochschule München.
„I am very pleased to be bestowing such a significant award together with other experts from the publishing branch, and I am really looking forward to the submitted CP media. As I was originally trained as a typesetter, this is a task that literally takes me back to my roots“, as Dieter Reichert commented.
Additional information of the Best of Corporate Publishing 2010 competition.