August 27, 2019

Seven Great American Media Services Titles Named Finalists in 2019 Folio Magazine Eddie & Ozzie Awards

– More Than 2,500 Entries Received for Prestigious Publishing Industry Awards –

Sparta, MI, August 27, 2019 – Seven magazine titles produced by B2B publishing company Great American Media Services have been named finalists in 12 categories of the 2019 Folio Magazine Eddie and Ozzie Awards, the publishing industry’s most prestigious and coveted honor for editorial and design excellence.

The company’s finalists are:

  • Fruit Growers News February 2019 Issue (Analysis)
  • Fruit Growers News May 2018 Issue (Full Issue)
  • Vegetable Growers News December 2018 Issue (Full Issue)
  • Vegetable Growers News “Grow Ahead” (Series of Articles)
  • Vegetable Growers News May 2019 Issue (Graphic Art)
  • Spudman May/June 2018 Issue (Series of Articles)
  • Greenhouse Product News (GPN) (B2B Full Issue)
  • Gift Shop® Spring 2019 Issue (B2B Full Issue)
  • Gift Shop® Spring 2019 Issue (Overall Design)
  • Gift Shop® Pets (New Magazine)
  • Stationery Trends Winter 2019: The State of Paper Article (Data Visualization)
  • Coach and Athletic Director / SmartSolutions Custom Division (Sponsored Content)

“We are honored to be named a finalist in multiple categories for the third consecutive year,” CEO Matt McCallum said. “These recognitions are the result of dedication, hard work and the industry expertise of our editorial teams and designers. We’re proud to be listed among some exceptional finalists in these categories.”

For 25 years, the Eddie and Ozzie Awards have celebrated excellence in magazine editorial and design across all sectors of the industry. The Eddie Awards recognize the best in print and digital editorial, while the Ozzie Awards recognize the best in magazine and website design. For the 2019 awards, a panel of more than 300 judges selected finalists from among more than 2,500 entries. Winners will be announced on October 30 during the 2019 Folio Show in New York City.

Additional information about Great American Media Services and its various magazine titles can be found online, at