The Digital Magazine Awards 2013 is not too far away and is an event where we celebrate the best in digital magazines. Launched in 2010, the digital Magazine Awards recognises the hard work that goes into the production, design, engineering and distribution of the digital magazines.

Bruce Hudson, the Chairman of Digital Magazine awards explains the reason why he launched the awards :” I felt there was a need to celebrate the amazing work happening in the sector and decided to create a global awards. I hope it might help anyone in the sector to be inspired and also acknowledge the hard work being put in by individuals working from home through to the large publishing houses.

“I believe having a Digital Magazine Award will help potential readers seek you out, so as online newsstands become cluttered, it’s easy to find the best in market. I also hope it will encourage advertisers to invest significantly in high quality digital magazines. ”

In the Digital Magazine Awards second year of awards one of the Magazines we work with became an awards Finalist that magazine was rio Ferdinand’s #5 Magazine. Last year the Co-operative food magazine also became a finalist in addition to Maior Magazine winning a DMA that year for photography. The full list of 2012 winners and finalist can be seen here.

This years Awards will be judged by a panel of industry experts including Peter Bale, Vice President of Digital, CNN International Madhav Chinnappa, Head of Strategic Partnerships, Google News & Magazines, Achin Bhowmik, Director, Intel Corporation. The awards event will take place on November 26th 2013. They will also be adding three new categories to this years awards.

For more info see the Digital Magazine Awards Website