FT.com WIns Online Awards

FT.com, the Financial Times web site, has won two EPpys, the leading US online news awards, it was announced on Friday.

The site took the awards for the best online business news and the best non-US news site, presented at the annual Editor & Publisher Interactive Newspapers Conference in New Orleans.

"These awards cap a year of achievement for FT.com and provide a wonderful start for our new site," said Paul Maidment, editor, FT.com.


Editor & Publisher is a 115-year-old magazine covering the newspaper industry in North America. The company's news and industry information Web site, Editor & Publisher Interactive, is located at http://www.mediainfo.com

The complete list of EPpy winners can be found here

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