Ward’s wins two national awards in the 2009 American Society of Business Publication Editors’ annual editorial excellence competition.

WardsAuto.com took a first place national award in the Members/Subscribers-Only Premium Content Website category, securing a Gold prize for the third-straight year.

WardAuto also earned a bronze national award in the Web Database category.

Earlier this year, Ward’s won four ASBPE awards for editorial excellence, including two Golds, a Silver and Bronze.

Founded in 1964, the ASBPE is a professional association for full-time and freelance editors and writers employed in the business, professional, association and trade magazines, newsletters and digital publications. Its annual awards competition attracts more than 1,000 entries.