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UBM Canon's Med Ad News Wins Award for Best Media Kit Design

HAMILTON, N.J., Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Canon's Med Ad News brand won best media kit design from min's Editorial & Design Awards on November 14, 2012 at the Marriott Marquis in New York. The min's Editorial & Design Award program recognizes excellence in editorial and design among consumer, business-to-business and specialized information media brands.


"Our mission was to create a media kit that resonates with our audience and conveys our evolving services and solutions offered. The response from our advertising partners and our peers at min validates this team effort," says Daniel Becker, Brand Director, Pharmaceuticals. 

"It's been an exciting year for Med Ad News, celebrating 30 years in pharmaceutical business and marketing media and winning this coveted min Editorial & Design Award."

Med Ad News, launched in September 1982, provides broad coverage and incisive analysis of the issues, events, trends, and strategies shaping pharmaceutical business, marketing, and sales—reaching key players in the evolving pharmaceutical marketplace.

To view our 2013 media kit: click here

UBM brands took home 12 min Editorial & Design Awards, complete list is noted below:

Best Opinion/Commentary (editorial/print):
Insurance & Technology: From the Editor: Why Is IT So Hard?

Best Single Article/News B2B (editorial/print)
InformationWeek: TechWeb GM's U-Turn

Best Cover Illustration (design)
InformationWeek: From CRM To Social

Best Media Kit/Marketing material (design)
UBM Canon - Med Ad News 2012 Media Kit

Best Online Features/Section (design)
Internet Revolution: UBM TechWeb and IBM's Infographic: Smarter CMOs Driving More IT Decisions

Best Blog/s Online
UBM TechWeb's IT Software Community: John Verity's IT Software Community

Best Editorial Series (online)
InformationWeek: Does The Cloud Payoff?

Best Online Column
BYTE: Why I Don't Have a Facebook Page

Best Single Article (online)
Advanced Trading: What Went Wrong with J.P. Morgan's $2 Billion Hedge?

Best Slideshow (online)
Network Computing: A Brief Introduction To OpenFlow

Best Special Section/Microsite (online)
Advanced Trading: Take a Tour of Bloomberg Tradebook's Trading Floor in Manhattan

Best Website Redesign
UBM Electronics:

For more details on the awards, please visit:

About Med Ad News
The pharmaceutical industry's publication of record for 30 years, Med Ad News provides broad coverage and incisive analysis of the issues, events, trends, and strategies shaping pharmaceutical business, marketing, and sales. More than 16,500 readers – comprising corporate executives, marketing, sales, and product managers – receive Med Ad News 12 times per year. Med Ad News is a publication of UBM Canon.

About UBM Canon 
UBM Canon, the leading B2B media company dedicated exclusively to the global $3.0 trillion advanced manufacturing sector, helps support the flow of information, commerce and innovation in such sophisticated segments as medical devices and pharmaceutical development. UBM Canon also addresses cutting-edge developments in broader areas of advanced engineering design and manufacturing, and manufacturing processes and packaging. UBM Canon is part of UBM plc (UBM.L), a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.

About UBM plc
UBM plc is a leading global business media company. We inform markets and bring the world's buyers and sellers together at events, online, in print and provide them with the information they need to do business successfully. We focus on serving professional commercial communities, from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewellery traders, from farmers to pharmacists around the world. Our 6,000 staff in more than 30 countries are organised into specialist teams that serve these communities, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently.
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