PUB 49

PUB 49

GOLD and SILVER Medal winners were announced at the SPD Gala on Friday, May 2nd at 4 WTC (brand new venue!)

Looking to see the list of Medal Finalists? Click Here

Want to know if you are a Merit Winner?  Go Here



 Step 1  Log on HERE

  This is the same system you used to enter.  All your winning entries are listed once you log-in.

Step 2  UPLOAD high-res CMYK tiffs at 350 dpi 8" wide for each winning entry

Choose based on your winning submission(s):

A. Magazine of the Year Winners - Submit 1 cover & 2 spreads/or single pages from EACH ISSUE (9 files total, 3 from each issue).   

B. Best Brand Winners - Submit 1 the cover from your print issue, and 1 tiff from the APP and another tiff from the website (3 files total).

C. Entire Issue & Redesign Issue Winners - Submit 1 cover & 3 spreads/or single pages (4 files total per winning entry ID#). For Redesign, only submit work from the "AFTER" issue. 

D. Story Winners & Section Multiple Issues - Submit 2 spreads or single pages of each winning entry (2 files total per winning ID#). Choose what you feel are the best, most representative 2 spreads from your story.

E. Cover,  Spread/Single Page, & Redesign Section Winners - Submit 1 cover, single page, or spread (1 file total per winning ID#). For Redesign, only submit work from the "AFTER" section. 

F. Digital Winners - Submit 2 representative CMYK tiffs of each winning entry (2 files total per winning ID#); except for APP Cover and Website Homepage,which should follow the step above - E.

G. Name each file to it's Entry ID# (i.e. E-1234-56) attached to each entry.  For MULTIPLE SPREAD ENTRIES (entire issue, redesign, story), mark the ID#s in the following manner (i.e. for a Photo, Feature Story winner, ID# E-1234-56): E-1234-56A, E-1234-56B, etc.

Step 3  COMPLETE, verify and approve credits.

Please proofread and spell-check all credit information as you want it to be published in the PUB 49 Annual.

Step 4  PAY YOUR PUB FEES, renew membership, buy gala tickets, and pre-order the PUB 49 Annual.
A publication fee is required for inclusion in the PUB 49 Annual; member rate of $50 per entry, and non-member rate, $100 per entry.  Late fees apply after April 4th. Submissions that have missing payment will not be published.

If you have any questions you can call (212-223-3332) or email us (


The Jury 

Print Co Chairs: 
Alex Grossman, Creative Director, Bon Appétit
Cybele Grandjean, Partner, Ligature

Digital Chair: 
Scher Foord, Executive Director of Design, Condé Nast Technology

Magazine of the Year Chair:
Robert Newman: @newmanology

See the list of jurors HERE.

Member's Choice

The only award selected by the SPD membership! Voting starts a couple of weeks before the Gala. Want to vote for your favorite? Join SPD today!



All winners will be featured in the 49th Publication Design Annual. This full-color, 300-page volume contains the work of the industry's leading designers, photographers and illustrators. It is an invaluable resource for publication design professionals worldwide. The Annual will be around Winter 2014. All SPD members receive a free copy, and may reserve additional copies for $35 each.


Become a Member Today

Click Here to join today and start saving on your competition entries!

Professional Individual (Located in ny, nj, ct)  $225

Corporate 3 or more professionals from the same organization  $200 each

Out of State For our community outside NY, NJ, CT $150

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