Washington, DC – March 19, 2012. Hanley Wood, LLC, the premier media company serving housing and construction, won three awards at the 58th Annual Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards. Selected from a pool of 725 entries, winners were announced on March 16 during American Business Media's (ABM) annual Neal Awards ceremony in New York City.

"We are honored to be recognized by American Business Media," says Bob Benz, President of Content, Hanley Wood. "These awards acknowledge our dedication to delivering best-in-class publications and are a testament to the high level of achievement of Hanley Wood's editors and designers."

Hanley Wood won Neal Awards for the following:

  • BUILDER: Best Instructional Content, Class C, "Picking Up the Pieces"
  • REMODELING: Best Instructional Content, Class A, "About Face"
  • POOL & SPA NEWS: Best Technical Content, Class A, "Covering the Drain"

In addition, Hanley Wood was also recognized as a finalist for 14 other Neal Awards.
Established in 1955, the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards recognize and reward editorial excellence in business media. The awards are named after ABM's first managing director who remained active in promoting the industry throughout his life. The Neal Awards are presented annually to those editors who have submitted entries exhibiting journalistic enterprise, service to the field and editorial craftsmanship.

About American Business Media
Founded in 1906, ABM is positioned at the center of the global b-to-b ecosystem. As the only industry association focused on the integrated b-to-b media model—which includes business information, digital media, events, marketing services and print—ABM delivers intelligence to industry professionals worldwide, including Madison Avenue, Wall Street and the Beltway. ABM's 200-plus member companies reach an audience of more than 100 million professionals and represent nearly 4,000 print and online titles and over 1,000 trade shows, with more than $20 billion in annual revenues. For more information, visit AmericanBusinessMedia.com.

About Hanley Wood
Hanley Wood, LLC, is the premier media company serving housing and construction. Through four operating divisions, the company produces award-winning magazines and Websites, marquee trade shows and events, rich data and custom marketing solutions. The company also is North America's leading provider of home plans.