Swiss International Air Lines Ltd.
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3 April 2003
SWISS Magazine - Travel in Style on-board magazine has been awarded the “Oscar” in the “Tourism and Lifestyle” category for corporate magazines. The presentation was made in Cologne. The company is naturally delighted to accept the honour of “BCP Best of Corporate Publishing” which was awarded by the Forum Corporate Publishing jury.
SWISS Magazine is prepared internally at SWISS by a four-person team, headed by Regina Maréchal. The on-board magazine is read by about one million passengers each month. In addition, 4,500 subscribers regularly receive the travel magazine by mail.
Awarded in Europe
The “Oscar” for corporate magazines is awarded by Forum Corporate Publishing, the largest association of company publications in Europe. The awards, introduced for the first time this year, cover various categories and branches. The 30-person competition jury grouped all the relevant disciplines such as company communications, marketing, journalism and layout.
The ceremonial presentation took place yesterday in Cologne within the framework of the „Best of Corporate Publishing 2003“ Congress. Nina Groscurth and Paolo D’Avino, editors of the SWISS magazine, accepted the gold medal on behalf of SWISS in front of an audience of specialists.
Pictures are available on request.