We’re delighted to announce that American Way and Celebrated Living, the prized inflight magazines for American Airlines, have been shortlisted as finalists in the 2016 Western Publishing Association (WPA) Maggie Awards.

The annual Maggie Awards promotes the pursuit of excellence among publishers & media professionals. For 64 years, the WPA has bestowed awards of excellence to deserving individuals and companies whose work is deemed "The Best in the West" in a wide variety of categories.

Below is a list of the nominated categories: 

Quarterlies (Circ. over 75,000)/Consumer
Celebrated LivingWinter issue

Best Overall Publication Design (Circ. over 75,000)/Consumer
Celebrated LivingFall issue

Travel & In-Transit/Consumer
American Way - November issue

Best Signed Editorial or Essay/Consumer
American Way – Story of a Life – June

Best Regularly Featured Department, Section or Column/Consumer
American Way - The Last Word - AugustOctober
A full list of the 2016 Maggie Awards nominees can be found on the WPA website

The 2016 MAGGIE Banquet is the most prestigious publishing event in the West and will be held the evening of Friday May 6, 2016, at the Sheraton Gateway Hotel.