- Achievement in Publishing -- Joyce Byrne, group publisher for RedPoint Media & Marketing Solutions
- Editor of the Year -- Jaelyn Molyneux, executive editor of digital content for Avenue Calgary.
- Volunteer of the Year -- Allan Lacey, the treasurer of AMPA
- Best New Magazine -- League, the publication of the League of Landscape Photographers
Finalists for Magazine of the year are:
- Avenue Edmonton
- Eighteen Bridges
- New Trail
Finalists and winners will be celebrated at the 2018 Alberta Magazine Awards Gala on Thursday, March 8 at the Carriage House Inn in Calgary.