Rodale Press’s Men’s Health won the magazine of the year prize at
the Periodical Publishers Association annual magazine awards last
In the six months to December 1998, the magazine’s circulation leapt 29
per cent to 283,359.
Lindsay Nicholson, the editor-in-chief of Prima, was named editor of the
Nicholson, who has edited Prima for four years, has made it the
biggest-selling women’s monthly title, while maintaining the magazine’s
appeal to a loyal reader base. Last week, she was named editor-in-chief
of the National Magazine Company’s Good Housekeeping.
Hello! scooped international magazine of the year, while Future
Publishing’s PlayStation Magazine is specialist magazine of the
John Brown Publishing landed the customer magazine of the year prize for
Room, its contract publishing title for Ikea. The Builder Group’s
Building magazine won business and professional magazine of the year,
while Marcus Arthur, publisher of BBC Magazines’ Good Homes and Homes &
Antiques, was named the consumer magazine publisher of the year.
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