American Society of Magazine Editors

Winners and Finalists Database

Title Year Category Winner or Finalistsort descending Editor
IEEE Spectrum 1986 Single-Topic Issue Finalist Donald Christiansen, editor and publisher
National Geographic 1982 Design Finalist Wilbur E. Garrett, editor
Architectural Record 1979 Specialized Journalism Finalist Walter F. Wagner
People 2011 General Excellence (News, Sports & Entertainment Magazines) Finalist Larry Hackett, Managing Editor
Esquire 2012 Essays & Criticism Finalist David Granger, Editor in Chief
Bon Appétit 2014 Design Finalist Adam Rapoport, Editor in Chief; Alex Grossman, Creative Director
New York 2015 Personal Service Finalist Adam Moss, Editor in Chief
New York 2016 Feature Photography Finalist Adam Moss, Editor
Harper's Magazine 2018 Public Interest Finalist James Marcus, Editor
National Geographic 2010 Photojournalism Finalist Chris Johns, editor-in-chief
W 2009 Photography Finalist Patrick McCarthy, chairman and editorial director, Dennis Freedman, creative director, Edward Leida, group design director, Nathalie Kirsheh, art director, Nadia Vellam, photo editor
W 2008 General Excellence Finalist Patrick McCarthy, chairman and editorial director
Vogue 2007 Photo Portfolio Finalist Anna Wintour, editor-in-chief, Grace Coddington, creative director
Aperture 2005 Photo Portfolio/Photo Essay Finalist Melissa Harris, editor-in-chief, Yolanda Cuomo, art director
Harper's Magazine 2003 General Excellence Finalist Lewis H. Lapham, editor
Newsweek 2002 Columns and Commentary Finalist Richard M. Smith, chairman and editor-in-chief, Mark Whitaker, editor
Esquire 2000 Feature Writing Finalist David Granger, editor-in-chief
Slate 1999 General Excellence in New Media Finalist Michael Kinsley, editor
Entertainment Weekly 1995 Design Finalist James W. Seymore, Jr., managing editor, Robert Newman, design director
Vanity Fair 1994 General Excellence Finalist E. Graydon Carter, editor-in-chief