We’re so excited and proud of Linda Longo for being recognized as a finalist for “Editorial Director of the Year” in Folio’s 2019 Eddie & Ozzie Awards.

“The ‘Eddies & Ozzies are like winning an Emmy or Oscar if you’re in the publishing business, and Linda’s recognition just reaffirms why enLIGHTenment is the best trade publication for the lighting industry,” comments Ace Rosenstein, President/CEO for Bravo Business Media. “I’m so proud to have her lead our magazine content and excited for Linda on this well-deserved public acknowledgement.”

For more than 25 years, the Eddie & Ozzie Awards have recognized excellence in uncompromising journalism and gorgeous design across all sectors of the publishing industry — and 2019 is no different! On October 30th, 300+ media executives will gather at The Hilton Midtown in New York City to see who will take home the gold across 33 categories.

This year’s short list features the crème de la crème of content creators and designers — a pool of roughly 1,100 finalists narrowed down from more than 2,500 entries.

The Folio: Eddie & Ozzie Awards Gala is co-located with The Folio: Show – the largest gathering of multi-platform publishers seeking breakthrough thinking and practical solutions to transform their publishing business.