Singapore, 8 August 2008 – LATITUDE ONE°15, the exclusive magazine of ONE˚15 Marina Club at Sentosa Cove, has clinched two awards at the Magnum Opus Awards and the APEX Awards for Publication Excellence. Both are international competitions recognising editorial and design excellence.
LATITUDE ONE°15 received a Bronze for Best Use of Colour Photography in the 2008 Magnum Opus Awards for its July-September 2007 issue. The same issue was also honoured with an Award of Excellence in the 2008 APEX Awards for Publication Excellence in the category of Design and Illustration – Photography. LATITUDE ONE˚15 is produced by SPH Magazines Pte Ltd ("SPH Magazines") on behalf of ONE°15 Marina Club.
The annual awards are intensely competitive with entries submitted from around the globe. The Magnum Opus Awards is the premier competition in the global custom publishing industry and the APEX Awards honour outstanding work based on overall communications effectiveness and excellence.
Says Mr Arthur Tay, Chairman of ONE°15 Marina Club, "We launched the publication to keep our members abreast of leisure pursuits focusing on the luxury marina lifestyle with a global perspective. Winning these awards particularly when the magazine is relatively young, proves we have succeeded, together with SPH Magazines as our publishing agent, in developing a top-notch publication of international stature.”
LATITUDE ONE°15, a quarterly magazine, is circulated to exclusive members of ONE°15 Marina Club. Readers enjoy the ultimate in luxury marina lifestyle, including yachting, travel and epicurean pursuits.
Says Mr Dennis Pua, Managing Director of SPH Magazines, "We are especially delighted that ONE°15 Marina Club had given SPH Magazines the opportunity to work with them. This publication is very unique and I am glad our team gave their best to reaffirm ONE°15 Marina Club’s confidence in us. We are very honoured to be acknowledged for our continued efforts to help our clients meet with the demands of their business and in this case, ONE°15 Marina Club’s very elite membership."
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About LATITUDE ONE°15
LATITUDE ONE°15 is a stylish, high-end lifestyle magazine for members of the exclusive ONE°15 Marina Club – Asia´s finest marina club located at Sentosa Cove. Readers are kept abreast on the latest in the luxury marina lifestyle scene, including yachting, travel, lifestyle trends and epicurean pleasures. Each issue delivers an engaging read, marked by captivating visuals and insightful content.
About ONE°15 Marina Club
The brainchild of Mr Arthur Tay, Chairman and Group Managing Director of SUTL Group of Companies, ONE°15 Marina Club is named after its strategic location at one degree, 15 minutes north of the Equator in nautical terms. Offering the best of world-class marina facilities and breathtaking sea views, ONE°15 is nestled within the exclusive Sentosa Cove enclave and is part of the emerging upscale luxury neighbourhood that is positioned to become one of the world´s most well-integrated waterfront lifestyle communities. Covering 142,000 square metres (including the water-site), ONE°15 was built at a cost of more than S$70m and offers a comprehensive range of luxurious private club facilities to members and amenities catering to both boaters and non-boaters alike. For more information, please visit www.one15marina.com
About Magnum Opus Awards 2008
The Magnum Opus Awards is the leading awards programme by McMurry Inc and Missouri School of Journalism dedicated exclusively to custom publishing. The Awards recognise editorial and visual excellence not only of entire publications but also for the best elements of those publications, from the strategic effectiveness of content to design elements such as photography, illustrations and typography. For more information, log on to http://www.magnumopusawards.com/award/magnumopus/
About APEX Awards 2008
Into its 20th year, the APEX Awards for Publication Excellence competition recognises excellence in graphic design, editorial content and the success of the entry - in the opinion of the judges - in achieving overall communications effectiveness and excellence.
For more information, log on to http://www.apexawards.com.