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Bath, Banes, United Kingdom, 2012/12/07 - Future, the international media group and leading digital publisher, was a big winner at yesterday’s Digital Magazine Awards walking away with three major accolades - Futureplc.com. LSE: FUTR
• Total Film Wins Film Magazine of The Year;
• Edge Wins Magazine Cover of the Year & Designer of the Year.
Total Film was named Film Magazine of the Year, Edge scooped Magazine Cover of the Year and Edge’s Mark Wynne was named Designer of the Year.
In addition, Tap! was highly commended for Specialist Magazine of the Year and Technology & Gadget Magazine of the Year, whilst MacFormat was highly commended for Magazine Launch of the Year and Technology & Gadget Magazine of the Year.
The Digital Magazine Awards celebrate the best magazines and individuals from the digital publishing industry, in which Future is at the forefront. Earlier this year Future was named named Consumer Digital Publisher of the Year for the second year running at the AOP Awards and Digital Consumer Publisher of the Year at the PPA Digital Publishing Awards.
Mark Wood, Future UK CEO, says “We are delighted that Future won three important awards at this year’s Digital Magazine Awards, an achievement which underlines Future’s leading position in the digital tablet magazine market and recognises the creativity of its digital teams. We aim to be leaders in producing well-designed, interactive editions for the iPad and other tablets, and are proud to win not just three awards but four commendations as well.”
About Future plc
Future plc (futureplc.com) is an international media group and leading digital publisher, listed on the London Stock Exchange (symbol: FUTR). Founded in 1985 with one magazine, today we have operations in the UK, US and Australia creating 200 special-interest publications, apps, websites and events. We hold market-leading positions in Games, Film, Music, Technology, Cycling, Automotive and Crafts. Our most well-known products include T3, Total Film, Classic Rock and Official Xbox Magazine. Our websites include gamesradar.com, bikeradar.com, musicradar.com and techradar.com (the UK’s number one consumer technology website). Future sells 2.2 million magazines each month; we attract more than 50 million monthly unique visitors to our websites; and we deliver over 100 digital editions and bespoke apps on tablet. Future exports or syndicates publications to 89 countries, making us the UK’s number one exporter and licensor of magazine content. Future was named Consumer Digital Publisher of the Year for the second year running at the Association of Online Publishers Awards 2012 and PPA Digital Consumer Publisher of the Year 2012.