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Land of Free Press gets silver in Cannes

The campain “Land of  Free Press”, Helsinkin Sanomat launched in 2018 just before the summit in Helsinki between President Trump and President Putin was awarded silver in the Cannes Lion competition held in Cannes 18. Juni 2019.

Earlier this year the campain was awarded Gold at the SNDS Best News Design Scandinavia 2019

You can read more about the campain here https://lovethework.com/campaigns/5926

Jeanette Gustafsdotter Årets MediaAmazon 2019

Jeanette Gustafsdotter CEO at TU-medier in Sweden has been named “Årets MediaAmazon 2019″.  In the nomination it says that” when the journalism is threatened Jeanette Gustafsdotter reacts”. The award has been given for ten years in a row .

You can read more (in Swedish) here: arets-mediaamazon-2019

Danish Fyens Stiftstidende gets gold in national competition

The editorial department of Fyens Stiftstidende in Odense was awarded gold for a frontpage at Danske Mediers annual competition Best News Design  2019. The paper was awarded for at frontpage remembering the late singger Kim Larsen the day after his death. The frontpage was made by Ida Simmelholt, Sander S. Astrup, Martin Seymour og Vibeke Volder.

Egiht Danish Media Houses did send entries to the competition. You can see and read (in Danish) who got gold, silver and bronze here:  Vindere danske medier

 

Danish professional journals nominated for Bording prize

The jury behind the Danish  designprize “Anders Bording-prisen” has nominated three professional journals for the Mediaprize. The nominated are : Kirke.dk, the magazine “Tandlægebladet” and the magazine “Ergoterapeuten”.

The winner will be published at Copenhagen Rådhus June 21. You can read more here:  Bordingprisen

Norwegian Newspapers winns European Awards

Two Norwegian newspapers were awarded at the competition European Newspaper Award in Vienna in Austria. In the category Local newspaper Sunnhordland was named European Newspaper of the Year, and in the category Regional Newspaper Adresseavisen was named European Newspaper of the Year.

Danish Politiken was awarded ” Judges‘ Special Recognition

Also a number Danish, Swedish  and Finnish media houses was awarded in different categories: All the winners here

Meghan Louttit, NYT, is to speak at the Mini Conference

Deputy Editor,  Metro, New York Times, Meghan Louttit, will be speaking at the Mini Confernce June 4.  Meghan Louttit has been working at the New York Times for several years. She is working to reorganize the Metro section.  Before she has been working at the Digital News Design team, which is responsible for art directing, designing and building out innovative and visually driven stories.