June 28, 2022

Future PLC brands, Marketforce and The Week Junior, win big at the 2022 PPA Awards

The Professional Publishers Association (PPA) held its awards ceremony on 28 June in London and global brand powerhouse Future brands, Marketforce and The Week Junior were amongst this year’s winners. 

Marketforce won Industry Partner of the year which recognises suppliers who have gone the extra mile in their partnerships with professional publishers. 

“The winner provided evidence of very impressive results that were easily measurable, highlighting their success. This entry stood out for being innovative and forward thinking,” Judges agreed. 

The Week Junior won Children’s Magazine of the Year which is open to any brand or magazine who publishes specifically for the younger reader, including the teen market. 

“The winning magazine demonstrates proven results, novel initiatives and has had astounding growth since launch,” Judges agreed. 

One judge noted that it is an exemplary magazine with exceptionally good content.

Anna Bassi, Editorial Director of The Week Junior says: “I’m absolutely thrilled that The Week Junior has won this award in honour of  the outstanding work of the entire team – past and present – who have worked tirelessly to make it such an astounding success story. When we launched the magazine almost seven years ago, our simple mission was to help children make sense of the world. It’s been incredibly rewarding to see and hear about the positive impact we’ve had on our many young readers and their families. We’re so proud to now have earned the recognition of our professional peers.”