Tom Loxley (Maxim), Corinna Schaffer (Top of The Pops), Emma Soames (Saga) and Tim Burrowes (Media Week) are among those on the shortlists for this year’s British Society of Magazine Editors Awards.
The winners will be announced at the awards dinner at the London Hilton, Park Lane, on 24 November.
The shortlists include: Business and professional (non weekly): Amanda Baillieu, Riba Journal; David Ellis, Moneywise; Matthew Gwyther, Management Today; Chris Maillard, Restaurant Magazine; Andrew Sawers, Financial Director; John L Walters, Eye.
Business and professional (weekly): Adrian Barrick, Building; Tim Burrowes, Media Week; Denise Chevin, Housing Today; Eric Musgrave, Drapers; John Welsh, Property Week.
Entertainment: Lorna Cowan, All About Soap; Mark Frith, Heat; Gill Hudson, Radio Times; Colin Tough, What’s On TV.
General Interest and current affairs: Richard Ingrams, The Oldie; Greg Neale, BBC History Magazine; Eric Pooley, Time Europe; Emma Soames, Saga Magazine.
Men’s: David Davies, FHM; Dylan Jones, GQ; Tom Loxley, Maxim; Anthony Noguera, Arena; Simon Tiffin, Esquire.
Newspapers: Tiffanie Darke, Style, The Sunday Times; Michele Lavery, Telegraph Magazine; Gill Morgan, The Times Magazine; Catherine Ostler, ES Magazine; Sue Peart, You, The Mail on Sunday.
Women’s (non-weekly): Sam Baker, Company; Jane Bruton, Eve; Jo Elvin, Glamour; Geordie Greig, Tatler; Trish Halpin, Red; Marie O’Riordan, Marie Claire; Lucy Yeomans, Harpers & Queen.
Women’s (weekly): Louise Court, Best, John Dale, Take a Break; Jane Ennis, Now; Elsa McAlonan, Woman’s Own; Carole Russell, Woman.
Launch:Marcus Fairs, Icon; Kathryn Hill, DK Find Out!; Michael Jacovides, Carlos; Jane Johnson, Closer; Brian Schofield, The Sunday Times Travel Magazine; Matt Yeo, Toxic.
Fiona Macpherson new editor of the year: Lucy Higginson, Horse & Hound; Jane Johnson, Closer; Colin Kennedy, Empire; Conor McNicholas, NME; Brian Schofield, The Sunday Times Travel Magazine; William Sitwell, Waitrose Food Illustrated; Lisa Smosarski, Smash Hits; Fiona Wright, Shape.
By Ruth Addicott