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Plant Services digital editor wins Rising Star award

By Folio: news release and Plant Services editors

Jul 26, 2018

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Folio:, the magazine and digital publishing industry’s go-to source for news, business intelligence and peer-to-peer networking, is pleased to announce its 2018 class of Rising Star honorees. Each year, a savvy group of young professionals is selected to represent the best and brightest up-and-comers in the media industry.

The 2018 class of honorees includes Plant Services digital editor Alexis Gajewski, who manages

"We're thrilled that Alexis is being recognized for her contributions to both Plant Services and to the media industry," said Plant Services editor-in-chief Thomas Wilk. "Over the past four years, she has driven the mobile optimization of our enewsletters while increasing online reader engagement across all Plant Services assets and properties. Also, her DIY-focused blog, Plant Nexus by Alexis, is one of the most popular areas on our website."

Adds managing editor Christine LaFave Grace: "Alexis's digital acumen and tireless commitment to delivering a positive (and ever-improving) experience for readers is an example and an inspiration to her peers. It's terrific to see a light shone on her exceptional work."

View the 2018 Rising Star Honorees.

“While all of our award programs acknowledge the outstanding work the Folio: community does, our Rising Stars are among our most special honorees,” said Caysey Welton, content director of Folio. “After all, these standout individuals will grow to become the leaders and trailblazers of our industry. And based on this year's finalists, I can say with certainty that the future looks bright!”