For the last five years and so Gulf News have bagged hundreds of SND design awards with Design Director Miguel Gomez captaining them.Now they are preparing for yet another competition.In this aspect Miguel Gomez share with SND 19 and www.newspaperdesign.ning.com on how the SND design awards helped his publication and the design team
1 Abroad: Gulf News is now recognized between the design community as a publication with good design standards. Almost everywhere I go, I find people that know about Gulf News and want to know how we are organized.
2 Marketing: The sales department uses design as one of the strong elements to promote Gulf News for subscribers and advertisers. Design places us ahead our competitors.
3:Design Team: Motivates the team and encourage them to do better, awards are also a great addition to each designer portfolio.
4.Selection process. This is a good opportunity to go thru all the pages produced during the year to evaluate them and recap about what works and what doesn’t.