PPA Blog

29 Jul 2020
PPA Blog

The Magazine Diaries 2020

Six years ago, publishing consultant and co-host of Media Voices Podcast, Peter Houston, reached out to friends and colleagues in the magazine industry and asked what it felt like to be working in magazine publishing during the 'biggest disruption in publishing history.' However, the Coronavirus crisis is now the biggest disruption in publishing history and so Houston has resurrected The Magazine Diaries to chronicle how magazine people are coping and to support The Big Issue.

8 Jul 2020
PPA Blog

The PPA (Virtual) Awards 2020: How We Did It

The PPA Awards 2020 was due to take place at the Grosvenor House Hotel with an in-person audience of 800, black tie, three-courses, celeb host, the whole shebang. However, due to event restrictions, the ceremony took the form of an online-only event on June 30. Since announcing the pivot to virtual, the PPA team has been inundated with requests for more information about how we managed the whole process. So here’s how we did it...

8 Jul 2020
PPA Blog

The PPA (Virtual) Awards 2020: How We Did It

The PPA Awards 2020 was due to take place at the Grosvenor House Hotel with an in-person audience of 800, black tie, three-courses, celeb host, the whole shebang. However, due to event restrictions, the ceremony took the form of an online-only event on June 30. Since announcing the pivot to virtual, the PPA team has been inundated with requests for more information about how we managed the whole process. So here’s how we did it...

1 Jul 2020
Industry News

The PPA Awards 2020 Winners

An evening of virtual celebrations saw record numbers attend the PPA Awards 40th Anniversary ceremony. Immediate Media came out on top, scooping four awards, Property Week and New Scientist taking the Business and Consumer Magazine Brand Awards and Claire Warren of Work and Edward Enninful of Vogue named Business and Consumer Editors. Cosmopolitan’s historic front cover featuring TV star, Jonathan Van Ness took home Front Cover of the Year Award, voted for by the public.