Diablo Custom Publishing Takes Home Two Honors at the 2012 Pearl Awards

Walnut Creek, California (EastBayDaily) — Diablo Custom Publishing (DCP) was honored on November 5 at the 2012 Pearl Awards ceremony at the Liberty Theater in New York City with two awards for its client work in custom magazine strategy and tablet app content. DCP was awarded the Pearl Awards for Best Achievement of Corporate Objectives for John Muir Health magazine and Best Interactive Content for its newly released Advanced Tablet App.

The Pearl Awards are an annual event created by the international association the Custom Content Council to honor excellence in editorial, design, and strategy in the custom content industry. The 2012 competition drew a total of 628 entries from 15 countries.

“We are delighted to have our custom content projects for our clients recognized at the Pearl Awards,” says Barney Fonzi, Group Publisher at Diablo Publications. “The awards are a testament to DCP’s expertise in developing new and strategic solutions for our clients to further their reach and customer engagement.”

DCP received a Silver Pearl Award in custom publishing for John Muir Health magazine in the category of Best Achievement of Corporate Objectives. The custom publication was created to position John Muir’s brand as the reliable partner in health for families in its service area and to lead the audience to important contact points within their organization. These contact points are where the system begins relationships with new and existing patients.

DCP also received a Silver Pearl Award for Best Interactive Content for Tablet Devices. The combination of progressive designs and engaging editorial, combined with state-of-the-art videos, content overlays, audio, slideshows, and more showcased DCP’s client as a cutting-edge and innovative company.

About the Custom Content Council and the Pearl Awards The Custom Content Council (CCC) is the leading association for the custom publishing industry in the United States and is focused on promoting the growth and vitality of this dynamic marketing discipline. Marketers across the country and other interested constituencies rely on the CCC as the authoritative source of industry news, data and trends, and information on the effectiveness of custom publishing, and for referrals to the top custom publishers in North America.

About Diablo Custom Publishing Diablo Custom Publishing, the Bay Area’s leading custom publisher, provides complete print, online and mobile custom publishing services to a diverse group of clients, including Dignity Health, the Oakland Museum of California, Chevron, University of California Hastings College of the Law, the Oakland Athletics, and the San Francisco Giants. With 32 years of experience and an award-winning creative team, DCP develops integrated marketing solutions that help companies communicate brand value, deepen customer loyalty, and increase revenue. For more information, visit dcpubs.com.


Dave Reik
Diablo Publications