Champion of Champions Once Again…
“…and the Champion of Champions for the second consecutive year, with a rich haul of 12 awards, is MaXposure Media Group,” announced the host and every corner of the Bombay Presidency Radio Club went up in a loud applause that seemed to last forever. On March 18, 2016, the 55th edition of the Association of Business Communicators of India (ABCI) Annual Awards night was held in Mumbai in the presence of corporates, advertising professionals and media bigwigs.
For MaXposure, the awards’ night kicked off with the flagship magazine of the Ministry of External Affairs, India Perspectives, bagging three awards — gold for Indian Language Publication, silver for Features (Languages) and bronze for New Publications. It was followed by Air India’s in-flight magazine, Shubh Yatra, winning a gold in Bilingual Publications and a silver each in Photography and Photo Feature categories. Flyafrica.com, the in-flight magazine of Fly Africa, a low cost carrier (LCC) in the African continent, bagged a silver in English Features and a bronze in New Publications. Mercedes Benz Magazine won the bronze along with a silver in Magazine Design category while CityWalker bagged a silver in External Magazine category and SpiceRoute won a bronze in Headlines category.
On winning the awards and being crowned Champion of Champions, Prakash Johari, MD & CEO, MaXposure Media Group, said, “We, at MaXposure, have always strived to achieve perfection in the field of corporate publishing. I thank ABCI for the recognition, especially the Champion of Champions trophy. I want to take an opportunity to thank my editorial and design teams and special appreciation to our clients for making all this a reality.”
MaXposure Media Group is the largest custom publisher in South East Asia and Middle East with core competence in Content Generation. We publish 10 in-flight magazines in four countries (India, Kingdom of Bahrain, Bangladesh, South Africa) that makes us the second largest in-flight magazine publisher in the world in terms of the number of titles. We work closely with our clients from various sectors ranging from aviation, automobile, retail and banking to hospitality, FMCGs, Government departments to name a few. With our award-winning team of editors, designers and illustrators, we aim to help our clients communicate effectively with various stakeholders. We provide turnkey solutions to our clients with a 360-degree approach ie Content, Design, Distribution, Advertisement Sales, Pre-press, Digital (Website and Mobile Apps), Social Media etc. We publish magazines in 17 global languages and our client magazines are distributed in over 170 countries around the globe. The group has a global presence with 10 offices worldwide and has 11 offices pan-India.
The Association of Business Communicators of India or ABCI is India’s largest non-profit organisation for business communications professionals since 1957 and the awards recognize best practices in business communications. It is the leading resource for effective communication practice providing products, services, activities and networking opportunities to help people and organisations achieve excellence in business communications, employee relations, marketing communication, corporate affairs and other forms of communication. ABCI specialises in helping professionals and organisations by way of making business sense of communication, think strategically about communication and then only work out a strategy, measure and clarify the value of communication and build better relationships with internal and external stakeholders.