The Hardware Journal wins top B2B magazine award

Double win: The Hardware Journal won the Business to Business Magazine of the Year Award at the Irish Magazine Awards, and IFP Media was named Publishing Company of the Year. Rebecca Markey, Chief Executive, IFP Media and Annemarie Harte, CEO, HAI are pictured with the awards.

The Hardware Journal , the official magazine of HAI, recently scooped the Business to Business Magazine of the Year Award at the Irish Magazine Awards, Ireland’s premier event celebrating world-class talent in Ireland’s professional publishing community.

The Hardware Journal was cited by the Awards judges in particular for “innovation with a real understanding of readers’ needs” and “developing new sections and services for its readers”. The Hardware Journal is published by HAI in partnership with publishers, IFP Media.

Annemarie Harte, CEO of HAI, commented: “We’ve come a long way with the magazine’s design and content but fully intend to keep investing in The Hardware Journal and look forward to broadening its content and web presence in 2017”. Rebecca Markey, Chief Executive, IFP Media, said: “This award is welcome as objective and independent recognition by publishing industry peers of what has been achieved by HAI and IFP Media over the past three years. “The success of The Hardware Journal is attributable to the strategic direction and industry access provided by the team at HAI HQ, under the leadership of CEO Annemarie Harte and the HAI editorial board, combined with the publishing expertise and creativity of the editorial, advertising, design and production departments at IFP Media.”