One of the founders of SNDS in 1985 as well as the Scandinavian News Design Competition, Børge Thomsen Skovsende, has passed away, 83 years old.
He was chairing numerous SNDS-competitions as chairman and he established the partnership between SNDS and the Scandinavian Publishers organizations about the competition.
For a period of time, he also served as President of SNDS
Børge Thomsen Skovsende was Honorary Member of SNDS.
B. T. Skovsende, as he was called, worked from 1968 until 2000 as a copy editor and managing editor for Morgenavisen Jyllands-Posten.
He also wrote a book with the title “A newspaper is born”.
During his work for SNDS, he was the guarantee for honesty and loyalty and a constantly push against the best of news design as well as developing news design in his own paper and in Scandinavian newspapers.
Honor to his memory.