April 20, 2018 — Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology was honored with a pair of Azbee Awards for editorial excellence at the 2018 Upper Midwest Regional banquet in Chicago, hosted by the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE).
DAIC was recognized with a Silver in the Blog - Analysis/Commentary category for “Insights into Cardiovascular Technology Advances,” and a Bronze in the Social Media Presence category. The DAIC team recognized for these achievements includes Editor Dave Fornell, Editorial Director Melinda Taschetta-Millane and Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis.
DAIC is also a national finalist in the Blog - Analysis/Commentary category.
Sister publication Imaging Technology News received honors in five Azbee categories, and is a national finalist in the Regular Column - Contributed and Video - News categories. The national Azbee award winners will be announced during the 2018 ASBPE national conference, May 10-11 in Washington, D.C.
The Azbee Awards of Excellence recognize the best editorial, online content and design in business-to-business (B2B) media. According to ASBPE, more than 1,000 entries across 78 categories were submitted for the 2018 Azbee Awards of Excellence. Entries were judged by more than 100 experienced editors and designers in the business-to-business (B2B) space.
DAIC was also the recipient of a 2018 Jesse H. Neal Award — considered the “Pulitzer Prize of the business press” — for Best Use of Social Media. DAIC's social media efforts went into high gear in 2016, and the publication reached 1 million pageviews for the year for the first time in November 2016. In 2017, the 1.4 million pageviews were achieved with more than 130,000 pageviews coming from social media alone. Conference coverage on social media reached more than 100,000 unique readers for the year.
Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology (DAIC) reaches more than 25,000 healthcare professionals in cardiology, interventional cardiology and cath labs across the United States. These influential buying team members rely on DAIC's award-winning editorial content and comparison charts as a unique research tool for specifying, recommending and approving technology/device purchases.
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