ty Launchpad was honored with two Maggie Awards from the Western Publishing Association on Friday, May 1 at the Marriott Hotel in Los Angeles. Beauty Launchpad Executive Editor Amy Dodds and Art Director Danielle Caseñas accepted the awards for Best Health, Fitness, Beauty & Grooming Trade for the June issue and for Best Editorial Layout (Circulation over 50,000) Trade for "Living Green" from the April issue.
Considered to be one of the most prestigious awards in the publishing industry, the 2015 MAGGIES honored winners in 83 editorial and design categories. “This year’s Maggie Awards were extremely competitive, with entrants in several categories winning by just one point,” said Ron Epstein, President of Epstein Custom Media and President of the WPA Board of Directors. “We honored writers and editors, long-standing media properties, and many new and innovative ones. Our industry finds new ways each year to connect with its audience, and I’m proud to see the continued growth. Congratulations to all of the winners.”