American Society of Magazine Editors

2009 National Magazine Awards

Winners of the 44th National Magazine Awards
General Excellence Winners
Chris Anderson, Wired, and David Remnick, The New Yorker
From Backpacker: Kris Wagner, Tracy Ross and Jonathan Dorn
Evan Smith, Texas Monthly, and Peggy Northrop, Reader's Digest
From AARP The Magazine: Marilyn Milloy and Nancy Perry Graham
From Automobile: Jamie Kitman and Jean Jennings
Chris Johns, National Geographic Jim Nelson, GQ
James Oseland, Saveur Anthony Licata, Field & Stream
Loren Mooney, Bicycling, and
Steve Madden, Rodale
From Rolling Stone: Jann Wenner, Will Dana and David Lipsky
Acclaimed photographer Annie Leibovitz (center) was the first recipient of ASME's Creative Excellence Award. Her presenters included (l-r): Graydon Carter, Vanity Fair; Anna Wintour, Vogue; Jann Wenner, Rolling Stone; and Tina Brown, The Daily Beast
Award presenters: "Ugly Betty" exec producer Silvio Horta and cast member Becki Newton (who plays Amanda), with NBC Late Night host Jimmy Fallon and actor/comedian Will Arnett
Will Arnett with ASME's Sid Holt
ASME's Marlene Kahan (center) with award presenters Richard Kirshenbaum of Kirshenbaum Bond + Partners and Francisco Costa, creative director of Calvin Klein
Sid Holt with (l-r) ASME President David Willey of Runner's World and Larry Hackett of People
Award presenters Tobias Meyer, auctioneer at Sotheby's, and "hard core troubador" Steve Earle


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