Celebrating 39 National Magazine Award Nominations

The 2019 National Magazine Awards finalists were announced yesterday and we are thrilled to share our 39 nominations across 17 categories.

“This combined achievement of our newly expanded Media platform demonstrates our commitment to high-quality journalism and storytelling,” says Tony Gagliano, Executive Chairman & CEO of SJC. “I am proud of our talented writers, artists, editors, art directors and publishers for their nominated work in telling some of the most important and engaging stories for all Canadians.”

Toronto Life is the most nominated magazine at this year’s awards, with 19 nods, including Best Magazine for News, Business & General Interest. Also recognized are Maclean’s (9 nominations), FASHION (5 nominations, including Best Magazine, Service & Lifestyle), Today’s Parent (3 nominations), Chatelaine (2 nominations) and Title (1 nomination). Our Ken Hunt is up for the new Publisher Grand Prix (Toronto Life) and our Alison Uncles is up for the Editor Grand Prix (Maclean’s).

You can see a full list of nominations here and we will stay tuned for the awards announcement on May 31, 2019.

We are also proud to hare the recent achievement of our custom content business at the National Magazine Awards’ inaugural B2B program. Pivot magazine, published by CPA Canada in partnership with our Strategic Content Labs division, is one of three top nominees, up for 11 awards, including Best Issue, Best Profile of a Company and Best Art Direction. You can see the B2B nominations here and the awards will be announced on May 29, 2019.