Great Ideas Awards Winners 2010

Creative promotion and solid sales efforts were evident in the newspaper products that won over the judges at the 2010 Great Ideas Awards. The awards were presented during a luncheon on May 13, 2010 during the INK+BEYOND conference at the Sheraton Centre Hotel in Toronto.

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


Newspaper Marketing and Promotion

Small Market

  • 1st Lethbridge Herald: Valentine's Day
  • 2nd Northumberland Publishers: A New Beginning
  • Hon Mention Lethbridge Herald: Food for Thought

Large Market

  • 1st Hamilton Spectator: Mental Health
  • 2nd Winnipeg Free Press: Manitoba's Legacy
  • 3rd Montreal Gazette: Buy Low
  • Hon Mention Calgary Herald: Christmas Fund
  • Hon Mention Toronto Star: Expressions


Promotional Campaigns

  • 1st Winnipeg Free Press: Winnipeg's Gone Wacky
  • 2nd Truro Daily News: Masstown Market
  • 3rd National Post: Medecins sans frontieres
  • Hon Mention Chronicle: Journal Better Buys


Special Sections

  • 1st Montreal Gazette: Hockey Inside Out
  • 2nd Hamilton Spectator: Celebrate Hamilton
  • 3rd Calgary Herald: Make the Most of Your…
  • Hon Mention Regina: Leader Post Mosaic
  • Hon Mention Hamilton Spectator: Waterfalls



  • 1st Northumberland Publishers: Behind This Door
  • 2nd Hamilton Spectator: Men's Magazine
  • 3rd Nanaimo Daily News: NDN Magazine
  • Hon Mention Calgary Herald: Get the Party Started
  • Hon Mention Chronicle Journal: New Horizons