SOURCE: Scranton Gillette Communications

October 23, 2013 16:15 ET

Award: Construction Equipment's Senior Editor Frank Raczon Wins Construction Writers Association's 2013 Boger Award

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL--(Marketwired - Oct 23, 2013) - Construction Equipment magazine's Frank Raczon, senior editor, captured a 2013 Robert F. Boger Award in the Blogs category for "Considering Customer Service," presented at the Construction Writers Association's 55th anniversary "CONNECTED" annual meeting and Grand Awards Dinner in Chicago on October 22.

Raczon also received an Honorable Mention in the Boger Award Features category for his February 2013 Construction Equipment feature "Outsourcing Decisions," part of the publication's Management Challenge series.

Raczon has been a construction industry scribe for more than 25 years. He has the distinction of being the only writer to garner both a journalism award (the Robert F. Boger Award) and a marketing communications award (for previous work with agency Fergus/Peters Group on behalf of John Deere Construction) from the Construction Writers Association. He also has received awards from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, the Business Marketing Association, BtoB magazine, and the Quad Cities Advertising Federation.

Boger Awards are named after CWA founding member and McGraw-Hill publisher Robert F. Boger. Independent communications professionals served as judges, with awards in six journalism categories and eight marketing and communications categories.

Construction Equipment magazine is published by SGC Horizon/Scranton Gillette Communications and has captured 13 prior Boger Awards and a Godfrey Body of Work Award from the CWA. The most authoritative national equipment publication in the industry, Construction Equipment, in tandem with, delivers news, insights and product information to managers of construction equipment fleets, including heavy equipment and trucks.

For more information on Construction Equipment and to read Frank Raczon's blogs, visit

SGC Horizon serves the infrastructure, equipment, residential and commercial construction markets with award-winning publications, websites and events. Brands include Professional Builder, Professional Remodeler, Custom Builder, HousingZone, Show Village, Building Design+Construction and Construction Equipment.

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