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Leader to Leader receives APEX 2006 Grand Award and Apex 2006 Award of Excellence
July 11 , 2006: NEW YORK-- Leader to Leader, a quarterly publication of the Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute and Jossey-Bass, has received the Apex 2006 Grand Award in the Magazine and Journal category, the highest honor bestowed by the APEX. In presenting the Grand Award to Leader to Leader, the judges commented,
"This professional journal offers exceptionally well-researched, reviewed and edited articles -- showcased in a very reader-friendly package, with nicely chosen typography and effective use of white space, screens callouts and subheads. A very readable journal."
Leader to Leader also received the APEX 2006 Award of Excellence in three sub-categories: New Magazines & Journals for its Special Supplement to Leader to Leader: Leadership Breakthroughs from West Point; Regular Departments & Columns written by editor-in-chief Frances Hesselbein; and Design & Layout for the overall composition of the journal.
The APEX 2006 awards were based on excellence in graphic design, editorial content and the success of the entry--in the opinion of the judges--in achieving overall communications effectiveness and excellence. APEX Grand Awards honor the outstanding works in each main category, while APEX Awards of Excellence recognize exceptional entries in each of the sub-categories. This year, a total of 4,756 entries were evaluated, and 105 APEX Grand Awards were presented in 11 major categories.
About Leader to Leader
Leader to Leader is an award-winning quarterly report on management, leadership, and strategy written by today's greatest thought leaders. In each issue, the Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute brings together a peerless selection of world-class executives, best-selling management authors, top consultants, and respected social thinkers. Leader to Leader gives you unique insight into what other key executives and thought leaders are planning for, what they see as the major challenges ahead, and how they are leading change.
About the APEX Awards
The APEX Awards for Publication Excellence is an annual competition for writers, editors, publications staff and business and nonprofit communicators. It is sponsored by Communications Concepts, Inc., publishers of business communication reports, including Writing That Works, a subscription monthly for professional communicators, and special reports on topics such as Writing for the WEB.