Media Awards: PPA Scotland Awards (incl Scottish Magazine of the Year)

DC Thomson’s teenage magazine, Shout, has been named Magazine of the Year at the 2014 Scottish Magazine Awards hosted by PPA Scotland.

The title also won Consumer Magazine of the Year, as well as the award for Online Presence for their Project Smile social media campaign.

The winners were announced last night at a ceremony held in Glasgow.

Scottish Magazine of the Year

Shout – DC Thomson

Backstage Star

Torty Cocks – Scottish Field, Wyvex Media

Brand Extension 

Life On The Land supplement – Dumfries & Galloway Life, CN Group Magazines

Business & Professional Magazine 

The Drum – Carnyx Group

Business & Professional Magazine Design 

The Journal – The Law Society of Scotland, Connect Publications

Business & Professional Magazine Editor 

Robert Outram – CA, Think

Business & Professional Magazine Feature Writer 

Henry Hepburn – Times Educational Supplement Scotland, TSL Education

Consumer Magazine 

Shout – DC Thomson

Consumer Magazine Design 

Hot Rum Cow – White Light Media

Consumer Magazine Editor 

Andrea Thompson – Dumfries & Galloway Life, CN Group Magazines

Consumer Magazine Feature Writer 

Adam Forrest – The Big Issue

Customer Magazine

Discover NLS – National Library of Scotland, Think

Digital Magazine 

In Depth – Rolls Royce, Connect Publications

Employee or Internal Magazine 

Spirit – WM Grant & Sons, Connect Publications

Magazine Cover 

The Big Issue Christmas cover 2013 – The Big Issue

Member Magazine

Unfiltered – The Malt Whisky Society, Connect Publications

Online Presence 

Project Smile social media campaign – Shout, DC Thomson


Joanna Cummings – Edinburgh Napier University


John Innes – Think

Sales Performance 

The Drum Commercial Team, led by Liz Hamilton – The Drum

Small Publishing Company Magazine 

Living Orkney – Orkney Media Group