MONTREAL – January 7, 2019 – Bookmark Content and Communications celebrates wins from the Pearl Awards, Applied Arts, National Magazine Awards, Digital Publishing Awards and the Editors’ Choice Awards on behalf of Air Canada and Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX).

Bookmark Content and Communications is proud to look back on 2018 as an award-winning year for our teams and clients.

Our Air Canada enRoute team won acclaim for their work in print, digital and video. Air Canada enRoute magazine won two Applied Arts awards for Design in the Single Article category, for “Travel Design Awards” and for “High-Flying Gifts”, with design and art direction by Stefanie Sosiak and Nicolas Ramirez. The magazine’s June 2018 issue also took bronze in the Pearl Award’s Best Cover category, proving that branded content can be award-winning creative.

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The Air Canada Travel Design Awards featured in the October 2017 issue of Air Canada enRoute magazine.

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The June 2018 cover of Air Canada enRoute was awarded bronze at the 2018 Pearl Awards.

At the Editors’ Choice Awards in June 2018, the Canadian Society of Magazine Editors named Air Canada enRoute “Best Custom Magazine”, and former editor-in-chief Jean-François Légaré won Editor of the Year – the first time the award went to a branded content publication.

Once again, Air Canada enRoute’s flagship program Canada’s Best New Restaurants proved a huge success, with the 2017 installment winning two Digital Publishing Awards in Best Digital Editorial Package and Best Online Video. Finally, the enRoute team snagged a silver in Short Feature Writing at the National Magazine Awards for the piece “Osaka to ’Em” by Christopher Frey.

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Canada’s Best New Restaurants 2017 homepage.

The APEX Media (Airline Passenger Experience) team won silver at the Pearl Awards in Best Overall Content Program for the APEX Experience Media Platform.

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Valerie Silva, Deputy Editor and Kristina Velan, Digital Editor, with 2018 Pearl Award for Best Overall Content Program.

“2018 was a fantastic year for our clients, our people and our business,” says Raymond Girard, CEO, Bookmark Content and Communications, “and our overall approach to storytelling, one that deftly straddles the line between ‘content making’ and ‘content marketing,’ will guide us to even greater heights in 2019.”

About Bookmark
Bookmark Content and Communications, a Spafax Group Company, is a full-service global marketing company that brings together content and communications. We are experts at engaging consumers, driving sales and transforming brands, and use consumer insights to develop measurable marketing strategies and creative propositions. Our content is distributed in more than 180 countries worldwide, across every continent, in 40 languages: We pride ourselves on our understanding of local cultures on a global platform.

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For further information or to request an interview:
Phil Birnbaum
Associate Director, PR
Bookmark Content and Communications
416 350-2425
phil.birnbaum@bookmarkcontent.com