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BSME Rising Stars 2015 – The Winners

The British Society of Magazine Editors’ Rising Stars Awards were announced on 1 June at 1901 Restaurant at Andaz Liverpool Street.

The BSME’s Rising Stars Awards – Celebrating Talent at Every Level – were introduced in 2013 to recognize the outstanding work done by teams and individuals working in every area of magazine and digital publishing, says the BSME.

The winners of the 2015 BSME Rising Stars Awards were:

BEST DIGITAL DESIGNER

Mat Mannion – BBC TopGear, Immediate Media

BEST PRINT DESIGNER

Lisa Rahman – Elle, Hearst Magazines UK

BEST DIGITAL WRITER

Sophie Wilkinson – thedebrief.co.uk, Bauer Media Group

BEST PRINT WRITER

Tom Whipple – Intelligent Life, The Economist Group

Highly Commended: Alex Perry – Newsweek, IBT Media

BEST PICTURE EDITOR

Tom Gormer – Stylist, ShortList Media Ltd

Highly Commeded: Emily Murphy – Women’s Health, Hearst Rodale

BEST ORIGINAL FEATURE IDEA – DIGITAL

JessicaDady, Anneliese Giggins & Anna Sbuttoni – Goodtoknow.co.uk, Time Inc. UK

BEST ORIGINAL FEATURE IDEA – PRINT

Victor Sebestyen – Newsweek, IBT Media

BEST USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA

Ross Bryant – Dezeen, Dezeen Limited

BEST SUBBING / PRODUCTION TEAM

Jane Anderson, Dave Crawford, Caroline Meyer & Sue Oates – Radio Times, Immediate Media

Highly Commended: Chris Bryant, Camilla Doodson, Kirsty Hunter & Carolyn Parris – Immediate Media Teen & Pre-Teen Titles, Immediate Media

BEST ART TEAM

VictoriaHorn, Jessica Lockett & JessicaTurner – Cosmopolitan, Hearst Magazines UK

Highly Commended: Sonja Burri, Rachel Escudier, GinaHollingsworth & Natalie Mosquera – Harrods Magazine, Harrods Publishing

BEST SECTION TEAM

Samantha Flowers, Joanna McGarry & Shannon Peter – Stylist, ShortList Media Ltd

Highly Commended: Francesca Babb & Shannon Mahanty – ASOS, ASOS