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July 27, 2018

Wyanoke Group Wins 9 Awards for Publication Excellence

APEX 2018 Winner Thorofare, NJ – Two Wyanoke Group companies, SLACK Incorporated and Association & Meeting Solutions, were presented with 9 prestigious APEX awards, with Infectious Disease News winning the highest recognition of Grand Award.

APEX Awards recognize excellence in graphic design, editorial content and the ability to achieve overall communications excellence. APEX Grand Awards honor the outstanding works in each main category, while APEX Awards for Publication Excellence recognize exceptional entries in each of the individual categories. Of more than 1,408 entries in APEX 2018, a total of 100 Grand Awards were presented in 12 major categories.

“This recognition for publication excellence is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our editorial, marketing and design teams.  Congratulations to all for your outstanding achievements,” saidJohn C. Carter, COO of the Wyanoke Group. “I’m extremely proud of these teams for consistently delivering high-quality content to the medical specialists they serve.”

The 9 APEX Awards include:

  • Infectious Disease News: Print Media, Grand Award for “Infectious Disease News 30th Anniversary,” SLACK Incorporated
  • Cardiology Today’s Intervention: Magazines, Journals & Tabloids – Print +32 pages, Cardiology Today’s Intervention Editorial Team, SLACK Incorporated
  • Healio Education Lab CME App: Apps – Education, Gabrielle Mostello, SLACK Incorporated
  • Premium Cataract Surgery Knowledge Challenge: Websites, SLACK Design & Marketing, SLACK Special Services, Wyanoke Information Technology, SLACK Incorporated
  • HemOnc Today New York 2018: Campaigns, Programs & Plans – Events & Meetings, Nancy Chernitsky, Trisha Caruso, Jess Arno, Association & Meeting Solutions
  • Writing – Feature Writing, “Trying to understand and close the rural health care gap,” (June 2017) Janel Miller, Healio Internal Medicine, SLACK Incorporated
  • Cardiology Today and Healio News Coverage of the American College of Cardiology 2017 Scientific Session: Writing – News Writing, Cardiology Today Editorial Team, SLACK Incorporated
  • PCON Reports: Writing – Regular Departments & Columns, Abigail Sutton, Primary Care Optometry News, SLACK Incorporated
  • Orthopedics Today Redesign: Redesign & Illustration – Best Redesigns, Justin Dalton, SLACK Incorporated 

For more information, visit, or contact Lee Gaymon, Vice President, Marketing and Audience Development, at 856.848.1000 ext. 356.


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About The Wyanoke Group
The Wyanoke Group is the holding company for SLACK Incorporated, Vindico Medical Education, Association & Meeting Solutions, and Cyrus Express. From journals and newspapers to websites and live events, it is our mission to deliver the highest quality information, education and communications to customers around the world.

About SLACK Incorporated
SLACK Incorporated is a leading provider of information to targeted health care specialties. SLACK produces 42 publications in print and online; publishes more than 250 medical and allied health books; creates custom print and Internet-related projects; and produces convention daily newspapers and meeting supplements.

About Association & Meeting Solutions 

Association & Meeting Solutions serves as a trusted extension of its association clients to provide exhibit and sponsorship sales, meeting management, registration and promotional services.