On June 5th, Eve Georgiou – president of The Business of Ohio, publisher, editor, and all around A+ person – received a Mercury Award for Best Magazine Rep in the Dayton area. The Mercury Awards are hosted by the American Advertising Federation Dayton and honors advertising professionals and support professions. Only members of AAF-Dayton may nominate, but those nominated do not have to be members. Ballots are sent to members, and the nominee who receives the most votes in their category is honored with the Mercury Award.
Ms. Georgiou, prior to publishing, worked radio. In 2004, she bought Discover the Dayton Region with Steven Feaster and began The Business of Ohio – a publishing company dedicated to promoting Ohio as a leader in a number of industries and a place of innovation and success. The 10th edition of Discover the Dayton Region will be released August 2013.