Skin Inc. magazine and associate editor Cathy Christensen have won prestigious Eddie Awards in the 2008 FOLIO: Awards competition, which recognizes editorial excellence in magazine publishing.
Christensen was the gold winner in the category Best Single Article in a B-to-B, Recreation/Sports/Outdoor for her article “The Stomach and the Soul: Incorporating Food and Drink in the Spa” from the January 2008 issue of Skin Inc. magazine, which focuses on how the spa industry is incorporating cuisine into its offerings. And the February 2008 issue of Skin Inc. magazine, which featured the theme “All Things Organic,” won the silver in the category Best Full Issue in a B-to-B, Recreation/Sports/Outdoor.
The 2008 FOLIO: Awards is one of the largest award competitions in the magazine publishing industry, drawing more than 2,800 entries this year. More than 100 expert judges spent weeks evaluating the entries and selecting the winners, and more than 350 finalists across nearly 120 categories were included.
“It is an honor to be recognized by one of the publishing industry’s foremost prestigious awards competitions for our strength as a magazine and a team. We truly are proud of this accomplishment,” said Skin Inc. magazine editor in chief Melinda Taschetta-Millane.