Athletic Business on May 10 was awarded a National Top Ten Magazine of the Year award by the American Society of Business Publication Editors.

The “Azbees” honor the best in business-to-business media, recognizing outstanding work by B2B, trade, association and professional publications. One of the most competitive award programs for trade media, the Azbees highlight editorial, online and design excellence within magazines, newsletters and digital media.

Awards are given both regionally and nationally in the Print, Online, and Design divisions and given nationally in the four Overall Excellence categories: Magazine of the Year, Website of the Year, Newsletter of the Year and Cross-Platform Package of the Year.

About Athletic Business

Founded 41 years ago, Athletic Business Media has grown to become an internationally recognized multimedia brand. Athletic Business Magazine is read in print by more than 40,000 qualified subscribers (and tens of thousands more online) representing colleges and universities, high schools, park and recreation departments, military branches and bases, health clubs, YMCAs, professional sports teams, stadiums and arenas, sports architecture firms, and hospital and corporate wellness centers.

About ASPBE

Founded in 1964 as the American Society of Business Press Editors, ASBPE is the professional association for full-time and freelance editors, writers, art directors, and designers employed in the business, trade, and specialty press. The official name was changed to the American Society of Business Publication Editors in 1997 and to ASBPE in 2012. Membership is free for qualified B2B professionals.

Andy Berg is Executive Editor of Athletic Business.