by: Press Release | The Dallas Morning News
FD, the award-winning fashion, design and lifestyle magazine of The Dallas Morning News, was awarded first place in the category of Best Niche Product for the third consecutive year by the Society for Features Journalism (SFJ).
“We are thrilled to receive this honor for the third year in a row,” said Rob Brinkley, editor-in-chief of FD. “Our editors, writers, graphic designers and photographers continue to raise the bar each issue. I’m extremely proud of our talented editorial team and contributors. Each person is committed to publishing the best writing, photography and visual design, anywhere, for our readers.”
Published by the Morning News, FD again captured first place in Division 3, which includes news outlets with a circulation of 200,000 or more. The Los Angeles Times took second place for the publication’s Image and Travel Magazine, while The Washington Post’s Spring and Fall Dining Guides took third.
Formerly known as FD Luxe, the 10-times-yearly publication was renamed FD in 2014 under the leadership of group publisher, Lindsay Jacaman and Mary Poe, associate publisher. FD also launched a new home-design title, FD House, in March 2015. Each year, SFJ honors the craft of features journalism and the people who do it for a living at news organizations and wire services.
Winners will be honored at the 27th Annual Excellence in Features Journalism awards in College Park, Maryland, August 26-29.
FD is the award-winning lifestyle magazine of The Dallas Morning News. It has served as the style authority to Dallas and surrounding communities since 1978. The 10-times-yearly publication dishes exclusive content on ultra-high-end fashion, art, dining, design, travel and more.FD, at 80,000 copies, is one of the most widely distributed magazine brands in North Texas. FD launched FD House in March 2015, a quarterly publication devoted to home design, furnishings, exteriors and luxurious living in North Texas. FD engages its on-the-go audience through fdmag.com, the FD iPad app and the FD e-newsletter.
For more information, visit www.fdmag.com.
About The Dallas Morning News Established in 1885, The Dallas Morning News is Texas’ leading newspaper and the flagship newspaper subsidiary of A. H. Belo Corporation. It has received nine Pulitzer Prizes since 1986, as well as numerous other industry awards recognizing the quality of its investigative and features journalism, design and photojournalism. Its portfolio of print and digital products reaches an average daily audience of more than 1.1 million people and includes online news and information sites; iPhone, Android and iPad apps; Al Día (www.aldiadallas.com), the leading Spanish-language publication in North Texas; neighborsgo (www.neighborsgo.com), a consumer-generated community news outlet; and Briefing,the free, home-delivered quick-read.
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