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Drexel University's LeBow College of Business Wins APEX 2007 Grand Award for Publications

July 03, 2007

LeBow Also Recognized With Nine Awards of Excellence

Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business, one of the Philadelphia region’s premier business schools, has been awarded the APEX 2007 Grand Award for Total Publications Programs in the Campaigns, Programs and Plans category. LeBow College’s selection, comprised of representative samples of its range of publications, was among only 114 recipients of Grand Awards from around the globe.

This marks the third consecutive year that LeBow College of Business has been recognized with APEX Awards. The College has garnered a total of three Grand Awards and 17 Awards of Excellence since 2005.

APEX 2007 – the 19th Annual Awards for Publication Excellence – is an international competition that recognizes outstanding publications. The awards are based on excellence in graphic design, quality of editorial content and the success of the entry in conveying the message and achieving overall communications effectiveness.

According to the judges, "The entire range of LeBow publications offers striking, dynamic visuals and a consistent – and very professional – organizational identity, while at the same time providing variety across the range of publications and within publications. Copywriting is equally first-rate and the combination of design and content is a happy one."

LeBow College of Business also received nine Awards of Excellence in the following categories:

  • Newsletters - Web and Electronic – Baiada Center Newsletter
  • Special Purpose Electronic & Video Publications - LeBow College of Business Flash Presentation
  • Annual Reports – Print Over 32 Pages – Command Performance – 2006 Annual Report
  • Special Purpose Campaigns, Programs & Plans – Undergraduate Curriculum Revision
  • Illustration and Typography – Finance 25th Anniversary Blue & Gold Invitation
  • Design and Layout – 2006 Baiada Center Entrepreneur Conference
  • Best Rewrites – Ph.D. Brochure
  • Interviews and Personal Profiles – LEAD Magazine 10 Core Beliefs of a Global Leader
  • Education Training and Writing – Corporate and Executive Education Programs Brochure

About the APEX Awards
The APEX Awards for Publication Excellence is an annual competition for writers, editors, publications staff and business and nonprofit communicators. It is sponsored by Communications Concepts, Inc., publishers of business communication reports.

In the 19th Annual APEX Awards, 4,916 entries were evaluated. A total of 114 APEX Grand Awards were presented in 11 major categories to honor the outstanding works in those categories; 1,521 APEX Awards of Excellence recognize excellence in 105 individual categories including: newsletters; magazines and journals; magapapers and newspapers; annual reports; brochures, manuals and reports; video and electronic publications; Web and intranet sites; campaigns, programs and plans; writing; design and illustration; and special publications.

About Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business
Recognized by Entrepreneur, Financial Times, Forbes/The Princeton Review and U.S.News & World Report for superior programs, Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business empowers, enriches and inspires future business leaders through an innovative, strategic approach to business education defined by leadership and ethics, industry perspectives and technological orientation. It is accredited by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business—and offers undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and executive education programs.

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