Awards

 

ALASKA BEYOND MAGAZINE, HORIZON EDITION RECEIVES HONORS AT THE SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISTS AWARDS CEREMONY

SEATTLE — The Horizon Edition, the inflight magazine of Alaska Airlines’ Horizon Air­ serviced flights, published by Paradigm Communications Group, has won three awards from the Society of Professional Journalists Western Washington Chapter. The awards were presented to the Horizon Edition on June 18 at the SPJ annual banquet honoring excellence in journalism among magazine, newspaper, Internet and broadcast media for work done in 2015.

FIRST-PLACE AWARD:
Pictorial Photography, Ron Niebrugge, “Reno Tahoe Getaway”

SECOND PLACE AWARD:
Cover Design, Nancy O’Connell, “Puzzle Creators”
Photo Essay, Nancy O’Connell, “Showcase 2015”

The staff of the Horizon Edition includes Paul Frichtl, Editor-in-Chief; Michele Andrus Dill, Editor; Jeff Bond, Ben Raker and Andrew Waite, Associate Editors; Lara Douglass, Assistant Editor; Nancy O’Connell, Art Director; Ken Krass, Advertising Director; Mimi Kirsch, Publisher; and Ed Kirsch, CEO.

Paradigm Communications Group, a custom-publishing company headquartered in Seattle, has been recognized regionally and nationally with numerous awards for editorial and design excellence.