Greater Chicago Building News Magazine wins 2016 APEX Award of Excellence 

For Immediate Release

Brandit360, a leading provider of creative marketing and advertising has received national recognition for publishing excellence. Brandit360 was awarded the APEX 2016 Award of Excellence in the Magazines & Journals category for its work on designing and publishing the Greater Chicago Building News, the official publication of the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago.

The award, recognizes the publisher, Brandit360, LLC and Publication Manager, Editor and Graphic Designer, Chantel Beauregard.

Published quarterly, the Greater Chicago Building News is the official publication of the HBAGC, and represents all aspects of the residential building industry in the Greater Chicago area. Its purpose is to provide up-to-date information on industry trends, products and news. It covers association-related educational opportunities, special events and meetings as well as political updates in relation to the building industry.

APEX 2016 — the 28th Annual Awards for Publication Excellence — is an international competition that recognizes outstanding publications from newsletters and magazines to annual reports, brochures and websites.

According to the APEX 2016 judges, “The awards were 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.”

About Brandit360
Brandit360 is an award-winning boutique creative advertising agency with locations in San Luis Obispo, CA and Chicago, IL. Services include branding, social media, website design and print communications. Brandit 360 is a proud member of the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago and the National Association of Home Builders. “We’re not just web designers, graphic designers, social media marketing experts and killer content creators… We are entrepreneurs.”

About the APEX Awards
The APEX Awards for Publication Excellence is an annual competition for publishers, editors, writers and designers who create print, Web, electronic and social media. Communications Concepts, Inc. sponsors the APEX Awards, and advises professionals who write, edit and manage business communications, on best strategies and practices. Concepts publishes business communication reports, including Writer’s Web Watch, an e-report for professional communicators, and special reports on topics such as corporate writing and Web publishing.

In the Twenty-Eighth Annual APEX Awards, awards were given in 100 individual categories, within 11 main categories including: newsletters; magazines, journals and tabloids; annual reports; print media; electronic media; social media; websites; campaigns, programs and plans; writing; design and illustration; and one-of-a-kind publications.

Contact: Chantel Beauregard
Brandit360
312.260.9795
info@brandit360.com

Greater Chicago Building News Publisher – Brandit360 wins APEX 2015 Award of Excellence

Brandit 360, a leading provider of creative marketing and advertising has received national recognition for publishing excellence. Brandit360 was awarded the APEX 2015 Award of Excellence in the Most-Improved Magazines & Journals category for its work on re-designing and publishing the Greater Chicago Building News, the official publication of the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago.

The award, “Most Improved Magazines & Journals” recognizes the publisher, Brandit 360, LLC and Publication Manager, Editor and Graphic Designer, Chantel Beauregard. The award is received just as the 2015 spring edition of the Greater Chicago Building News is being published.

Published quarterly, the Greater Chicago Building News is the official publication of the HBAGC, and represents all aspects of the residential building industry in the Greater Chicago area. Its purpose is to provide up-to-date information on industry trends, products and news. It covers association-related educational opportunities, special events and meetings as well as political updates in relation to the building industry.

APEX 2015 — the 27th Annual Awards for Publication Excellence — is an international competition that recognizes outstanding publications from newsletters and magazines to annual reports, brochures and websites.

According to the APEX 2015 judges, “The awards were 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.”

About Brandit 360
Brandit 360 is an award-winning boutique creative advertising agency with locations in San Luis Obispo, CA and Chicago, IL. Services include branding, social media, website design and print communications. Brandit 360 is a proud member of the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago and the National Association of Home Builders.

About the APEX Awards
The APEX Awards for Publication Excellence is an annual competition for publishers, editors, writers and designers who create print, Web, electronic and social media. Communications Concepts, Inc. sponsors the APEX Awards, and advises professionals who write, edit and manage business communications, on best strategies and practices. Concepts publishes business communication reports, including Writer’s Web Watch, an e-report for professional communicators, and special reports on topics such as corporate writing and Web publishing.

In the Twenty-seventh Annual APEX Awards, awards were given in 100 individual categories, within 11 main categories including: newsletters; magazines, journals and tabloids; annual reports; print media; electronic media; social media; websites; campaigns, programs and plans; writing; design and illustration; and one-of-a-kind publications.