New York--Advanstar Communication Inc.'s Pharmaceutical Executive
won the Grand Neal Award Wednesday at the 48th annual Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards. The monthly publication, based in Eugene, Ore., addresses management and marketing issues in the pharmaceutical industry worldwide. Winners were announced before a crowd of more than 450 b-to-b media executives at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York. Pharmaceutical Executive
also won a Neal Award for best subject-related series of articles. Its series titled "Discovery" examined broad therapeutic areas, assessed the science leading to new drug breakthroughs and outlined marketing challenges.