THR, ESQ., wins Web prize


The Hollywood Reporter, ESQ., The Hollywood Reporter's sister publication dedicated to entertainment and media law, was recognized at the Media Industry Newsletter's annual "Best of the Web" awards.

THR, ESQ., received best companion site honors, beating nominated sites from, among others, Frommer's Budget Travel, Self Magazine and the Walt Disney Internet Group.

A total of 19 awards were handed out April 19 at a luncheon at the Grand Hyatt New York known as the "Min Day Summit," which salutes the top magazines, digital campaigns, Web sites and individual pioneers in digital media in the digital world.

Digital editor of the year honors went to Jacob Weisberg, Slate Magazine editor, and editor Paul Maidment.