MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MSP Communications, an award-winning publisher and leading content marketing agency based in Minneapolis, is pleased to announce Gary Johnson, President, is the recipient of the 2016 John Caldwell Award from The Content Council.
The John Caldwell Award is presented to an individual who has made significant contributions to the industry by virtue of his or her leadership and success at promoting the use of custom media as a marketing channel and a standard for work that demonstrates excellence in content marketing. "We are delighted to honor Gary with the John Caldwell Award," said Andy Seibert, Chair of The Content Council and Managing Partner, Imprint. "Gary has been a huge supporter of our industry and a valuable contributor to The Content Council." Johnson joined Mpls.St.Paul Magazine in 1977 and was instrumental in its growth and development as a leading innovator in the city magazine industry. In 1993, Johnson oversaw the creation of Twin Cities Business, one of the most awarded regional business magazine brands in the nation. MSP Communications has been a frontrunner in the custom publishing business since 1978. In the years since, the company has established a digital content creation division that has produced more than 225 titles, platforms and brands for some of the country's most recognized companies and organizations.