Hemispheres also recognized as best US inflight magazine
ATLANTA January 31st, 2013 – United Airlines inflight publication, Hemispheres Magazine, is proud to announce that it has won the Gold Award in the Travel Series category for Three Perfect Days in this year’s North American Travel Journalism Association (NATJA) Awards.
Recognized for its excellent travel writing and photography, Three Perfect Days by Hemispheres beat a number of world-famous high profile publications for the Gold Award. In addition, Hemispheres was announced as the Silver Award winner and the top US publication in the best Inflight Magazine category.
“We are delighted to have received both of these awards as recognition for all the hard work that goes into producing Hemispheres each month,” said Editor in Chief Joe Keohane. “We have a fantastic team of world-class journalists who head off around the globe to produce Three Perfect Days, and it is wonderful to know that what we are doing with Hemispheres is so highly regarded by our peers.”
The NATJA Awards recognize excellence in travel writing, photojournalism, social media, multimedia platforms, advertising, marketing and public relations for the travel and tourism industry. This year, NATJA received more than 500 submissions from all over the world.
“This year’s entries were outstanding, both in quality of the journalism, excellence and range of coverage,” said Helen Hernandez, CEO of the organization. “The creativity is reflective of the vibrancy of the travel journalists’ community and destination marketing organizations. The winners transported the reader through evocative storytelling and spell-binding photography.”
Hemispheres magazine is published monthly and distributed on all global United aircraft, reaching 12.3 million monthly passengers. Hemispheres Magazine can also be found online at www.hemispheresmagazine.com as well as on the Hemispheres app available at the iTunes store.
Hemispheres is published by Ink, the global leader in travel media that connects with travelers. Ink produces more inflight magazines for more airlines than any other company in the world. For more information see www.ink-global.com. For more information about the magazine please go to www.ink-live.com/emagazines/hemispheres-united-airlines or email Stephen.Andrews@ink-global.com
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