Great Idea Awards Winners 2009

The awards were presented on May 22, 2009 during the INK+BEYOND conference at Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel in Montreal.

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Click the links below to view the winners in each category.

Newspaper Marketing and Promotion

Large Market

  • 1st The Gazette
  • 2nd The Gazette
  • 3rd Calgary Herald
  • Hon Mention The Hamilton Spectator

Small Market

  • 1st Lethbridge Herald
  • Hon Mention Lethbridge Herald

Advertising - Print

Large Market

  • 1st Canwest
  • 2nd The Chronicle Journal
  • 3rd The Hamilton Spectator

Small Market

  • 1st Northumberlandtoday

Integrated Ad Campaign

  • 1st Canwest
  • 2nd Canwest
  • 3rd The Standard

Special Sections

  • 1st The Hamilton Spectator
  • 2nd Calgary Herald
  • 3rd The Hamilton Spectator


  • 1st Calgary Herald
  • 2nd Canwest
  • 3rd The Windsor Star

Promotional Campaign

  • 1st The StarPhoenix
  • 2nd Toronto Star
  • 3rd The Hamilton Spectator

Special Projects

  • 1st Calgary Herald
  • 2nd Winnipeg Free Press
  • 3rd Winnipeg Free Press

Special Sections/Magazines (Small market)

  • 1st Chatham Daily News
  • 2nd Northumberlandtoday
  • 3rd Northumberlandtoday