Thursday, May 23, 2024

Rob Burgess - Awards list

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS

  











Here's a list of the awards I've been honored to receive for my writing. Click the links below to read more about each:

2013
Winner - First Place - Best General Commentary - Division 5 - 2013 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Better Newspaper Contest
 
2014 
Winner - Second Place - Best General Commentary - Division 5 - 2014 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Better Newspaper Contest

2015
Winner - Staff - First Place - Best Multimedia Package - Division 2 - 2015 Indiana Associated Press Media Editors Journalism Contest #

Winner - Staff - First Place - Best Special Section - Division 5 - 2015 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Better Newspaper Contest #

2016
Winner - Staff - Second Place - Best Ongoing News Coverage - Division 5 - 2016 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Better Newspaper Contest

2017
Winner - Staff - Third Place - Best Spot News Coverage - Division 2 - 2017 Indiana Associated Press Media Editors Journalism Contest *

Winner - Second Place - Best Editorial Writer - Division 5 - 2017 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Better Newspaper Contest 

Winner - Staff - Second Place - Best News Coverage Under Deadline Pressure - 2017 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Better Newspaper Contest *


2019

2020
2021
 
 



2022




Winner – First Place – Best Short Feature Story – Division: Nondailies less than 1,500 – 2022 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Journalism Awards

Winner – Second Place – Best Headline Writing – Division: Nondailies less than 1,500 – 2022 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Journalism Awards

Winner – Third Place – Best Headline Writing – Division: Nondailies less than 1,500 – 2022 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Journalism Awards

Winner – Second Place – Best General News Photo – Division: Nondailies less than 1,500 – 2022 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Journalism Awards

Winner – Third Place – Best Portrait – Division: Nondailies less than 1,500 – 2022 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Journalism Awards

Winner – Third Place – Best Profile Feature – Division: Nondailies less than 1,500 – 2022 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Journalism Awards






2014
Winner - First Place - Kokomo Tribune - Website of the Year - Division 1 - 2014 Best of CNHI Editorial Contest ^


2015
Winner - Second Place - Kokomo Tribune - General Excellence - Division 5 - 2015 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Better Newspaper Contest

Winner - Staff - Second Place - Best Online Site/Web Page - Division 5 - 2015 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Better Newspaper Contest ^

2016
Winner - Staff - Second Place - Best Digital Presence - Division 2 - 2016 Indiana Associated Press Media Editors Journalism Contest ^

Winner - Staff - Third Place - General Excellence - Division 5 - 2016 Hoosier State Press Association Foundation Better Newspaper Contest

2023

2024


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Key:

# = These were won for the Nov. 17, 2014 Kokomo Tribune special section, "One Year Later," to which I contributed audio, wrote one of the main stories and compiled three sidebars. 

* = These were won for the Kokomo Tribune coverage of the Aug. 24, 2016 tornadoes, to which I contributed two stories.

^ = These were won for the Kokomo Tribune website, of which I was an administrator. 

Friday, April 26, 2024

Winner - Editorial Staff - Informa Connect - Wealth Management Magazine - Best News Coverage - Brand Revenue of $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 - 2024 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) Jesse H. Neal Awards

 


On April 26, 2024, the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) announced the winners of the 70th Annual Neal Awards at Pier 59 at Chelsea Piers in New York City. The awards recognized excellence in business-to-business (B2B) journalism. The complete list of winners can be found here.

Among the winners of the 54 categories was the Editorial Staff of Informa Connect's Wealth Management Magazine in the Best News Coverage – Brand Revenue of $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 category.

The award recognized the coverage of the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank Private Wealth.


I wrote or contributed to the following stories:

2023-04-11 - WM - More SVB Advisors Depart After Bank’s Collapse

https://www.wealthmanagement.com/industry/more-svb-advisors-depart-after-bank-s-collapse

(This story was written by Reporter Patrick Donachie, and Managing Editor Diana Britton and Reporter Rob Burgess contributed to this report.)


2023-04-12 - WM - More First Republic Advisors Depart

https://www.wealthmanagement.com/people/more-first-republic-advisors-depart


2023-04-13 - WM - Four More SVB Advisors Join Cynosure Wealth Advisors

https://www.wealthmanagement.com/industry/four-more-svb-advisors-join-cynosure-wealth-advisors

(This story was written by Reporter Patrick Donachie and Managing Editor Diana Britton and Reporter Rob Burgess contributed to this report.)

Thursday, March 14, 2024

Finalist - Editorial Staff - Informa Connect - Wealth Management Magazine - Best Range of Work By a Media Brand - Brand Revenue of $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 - 2024 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) Jesse H. Neal Awards

 


On March 14, 2024, the Jesse H. Neal Awards, B2B media industry’s oldest and most prestigious awards for content creators, announced the 212 finalists for the 70th annual program. The full list of finalists can be found here.

Among the finalists was the Editorial Staff of Informa Connect's Wealth Management Magazine in the Best Range of Work By a Media Brand – Brand Revenue of $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 category.


The issue featured was the fourth quarter 2023 issue of Wealth Management Magazine.


I wrote two of the stories featured in cover package:


2023-12-18 - WM - The Ten to Watch in 2024 - Iraklis Kourtidis

https://www.wealthmanagement.com/people/ten-watch-2024-iraklis-kourtidis



2023-12-18 - WM - The Ten to Watch in 2024 - Brian Thorp

https://www.wealthmanagement.com/people/ten-watch-2024-brian-thorp




Finalist - Editorial Staff - Informa Connect - Wealth Management Magazine - Best Industry Coverage - Brand Revenue of $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 - 2024 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) Jesse H. Neal Awards


On March 14, 2024, the Jesse H. Neal Awards, B2B media industry’s oldest and most prestigious awards for content creators, announced the 212 finalists for the 70th annual program. The full list of finalists can be found here.

Among the finalists was the Editorial Staff of Informa Connect's Wealth Management Magazine in the Best Industry Coverage – Brand Revenue of $3,000,000 to $7,000,000 category.



The entry recognized its RIA Industry Coverage, a section I have contributed several stories to over the years, including these, which were published in 2023:

2023-07-12 - WM - AI Will Heighten Cybersecurity Risks for RIAs

https://www.wealthmanagement.com/technology/ai-will-heighten-cybersecurity-risks-rias

2023-09-01 - WM - Advisors Express Cautious Optimism Ahead Of Schwab, TD Ameritrade Labor Day Account Conversion

https://www.wealthmanagement.com/technology/advisors-express-cautious-optimism-ahead-schwab-td-ameritrade-labor-day-account

(This story was co-written by reporter Rob Burgess and senior technology editor Davis Janowski.)