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UBM Tech's InformationWeek Wins Two FOLIO: Eddie & Ozzie Awards

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Tech's InformationWeek was presented with two FOLIO awards in New York yesterday; FOLIO's 2012 Eddie and Ozzie Awards competition honors excellence in outstanding magazine editorial and design.

InformationWeek's editorial and design awards in the B-to-B category include:

  • Ozzie: Best Cover, above 100,000 circulation (Gold) – InformationWeek's February 27 print cover illustration, "From CRM To Social," sets up a story on the challenges of integrating customer relationship management and social networking systems and data
  • Eddie: Single Article, Technology/Computing/Telecom (Bronze) – InformationWeek's May 28 cover story "SAP Hype Vs. Oracle FUD," written by executive editor Doug Henschen, provides an extensive analysis of the database market faceoff between incumbent vendor Oracle and newcomer SAP

"The Eddie and Ozzie Awards recognize the publishing industry's most insightful and creative work, online and in print," said Rob Preston, VP and editor in chief of InformationWeek. "InformationWeek's main goal is to serve readers with hard-hitting, in-depth news, analysis and commentary, packaged in a compelling, easy-to-use format. These awards are a testament to our editorial team's success with that mission."

A full listing of this year's Eddie and Ozzie Award winners can be found on FOLIO's Eddie and Ozzie website.

About UBM Tech

UBM Tech is a global media business that provides information, events, training, data services, and marketing solutions for the technology industry.  Its media brands and information services inform and inspire decision makers across the entire technology market— engineers and design professionals, software and game developers, solutions providers and integrators, networking and communications executives, and business technology professionals.  UBM Tech's industry-leading media brands include EE Times, Interop, Black Hat, InformationWeek, Game Developer Conference, CRN, and DesignCon. The company's information products include research, education, training, and data services that accelerate decision making for technology buyers.  UBM Tech also offers a full range of marketing services based on its content and technology market expertise, including custom events, content marketing solutions, community development and demand generation programs. UBM Tech is a part of UBM (UBM.L), a global provider of media and information services with a market capitalization of more than $2.5 billion.

Contact:  Winnie Ng, VP of Marketing, InformationWeek Business Technology Network; [email protected]

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