SOURCE: American Business Media

September 16, 2008 13:13 ET

ABM to Honor Best in Business Advertising at 13th Annual CEBA Awards

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - September 16, 2008) - Join American Business Media and a room full of industry superstars on Wednesday, October 1, when the 13th Annual Creative Excellence in Business Advertising (CEBA) Awards ( take over Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City.

The CEBA Awards, celebrating outstanding business advertising achievements in publications, digital media and face-to-face events, have become business media's most coveted creative award, drawing thousands of entries and enhancing relationships among advertisers, agencies and publishers. John Colasanti, president of Carmichael Lynch, and Nina DiSesa, chairman of McCann-Erickson New York, will host the evening.

Rub shoulders with the best in b-to-b media and advertising while celebrating business media's top creative talents, and find out which entry among these finalists ( will take home the prestigious Grand CEBA and accompanying $25,000 prize!

During the October 1 ceremony, ABM will honor four new CEBA Hall of Fame inductees -- DDB Worldwide, The Martin Agency, Gordon Bowen, founder/CCO of mcgarrybowen, and Tom Stein, president/CEO/founding partner of Stein Rogan + Partners -- giving due recognition to those agencies or individuals who have left an indelible mark on business media advertising and creative communities with their unforgettable campaigns. Once again, ABM will also honor those member publishers whose nominations garnered CEBAs with its special Publisher's Award.

Find out more about the grand history of the CEBA Awards and the 2008 judges at

The 2008 CEBA Awards are sponsored by Adweek Media (, BBN Networks (, BtoB (, Nielsen Business Media (, Reed Exhibitions ( and United Business Media (

About American Business Media:

Founded in 1906, American Business Media is the association of business information providers, delivering business intelligence to industry professionals worldwide, including Madison Avenue, Wall Street and the Beltway. Its 300-plus member companies reach an audience of more than 100 million professionals and represent nearly 6,000 print and online titles and over 1,000 trade shows, with well over $26 billion in annual revenues.

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