PASADENA, CA– The North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA) recently announced their 2011 competition winners. Now in its 20th year, the NATJA awards honor the “best of the best” in travel writing, photography and promotion that cover all aspects of the travel industry worldwide.
Spafax media winners include: Air Canada’s enRoute (5 awards), Air Canada’s OnAir e-zine (1 award), Fairmont Magazine for Fairmont Hotels & Resorts (1 award) and Bombardier Business Aircraft’s Experience Magazine (1 award).
Gold awards were won by Bombardier’s Experience magazine for food writer Alan Richman’s “Bubble Economics” in the Culinary Travel category, and by Air Canada’s enRoute magazine for Susan Nerberg, Alex Redgrave and Stephen Marche’s stories in “Geek Odysseys” in the Travel Series – Magazines category. enRoute also earned a Silver for best in-flight magazine.
“This speaks to our overall commitment to quality content marketing,” said Raymond Girard, President, Content for Spafax. “It’s our calling card and it’s always nice to see our hard work rewarded.”
“At Spafax we believe in great content,” said Arjun Basu, Content Director. “Winning these awards is a testament to the talents of our staff and contributors, and to the dedication of our clients not just to their brands but to excellence overall.”
NATJA is the second largest travel media association in North America. Members include travel media professionals, convention and visitors bureaus, social media, hotels and attractions, and other travel marketing agencies. Members are provided with professional development workshops, peer-to-peer evaluation, web tools and networking opportunities. NATJA also publishes Travelworld International Magazine (www.travelworldmagazine.com). For more information about NATJA or a complete list of 2011 award-winners, visit www.natja.org.