Casino Collectible News wins American Numismatic Assn. award
September 29, 2017 8:57 AM
by Staff & Wire Reports
The “Casino Collectible News,” a publication of The Casino Chip & Gaming Token Collectors Club, Inc., d/b/a/ Casino Collectible Association, has been awarded the Outstanding Specialty Numismatic Publication Award by the American Numismatic Association. CCN is the quarterly publication of CC>CC.
CCA President Jerry Vergatos was recently notified of this prestigious award for 2016. Members of CCA are very pleased its magazine has again received First Place in this competition, said Sheldon Smith, the club’s publicity director.
Mr. Vergatos said, “Truly a great honor due to the fantastic efforts and achievements of our great editors, Steve Miller and Robb McPherson. Their hard work and vision are greatly appreciated. They are the best!”
The Outstanding Specialty Numismatic Publication Award is given out yearly by the American Numismatic Association. The magazine has received numerous first place awards.
The award is based on general appearance, newsiness, composition, aptness of illustrations and relative interest. Publications must have been issued on a regular basis; monthly, quarterly or otherwise.
Receiving this prestigious award is an honor and a validation of the chip collecting hobby.