annual report awards, annual report competition, annual report contest
advancing excellence in communications™

home | help | email  


Annual Report Best Practices2009 Vision Awards Annual Report Competition Results


Best Practices in Annual Report Design & Communications
As Updated & Compiled from Award-Winning Annual Reports of LACP's 2009 Vision Awards Competition



Welcome to this year's Report on the Best Practices in Annual Report Design & Communications!  You can now BOOKMARK this page for easy access in the future.  You and your colleagues are also entitled to reference this report on any other computer by registering at

Be sure to take advantage of the 'Share' link ( Share ) at the top of this page.  This icon can be used to disseminate the current page to clients, colleagues or others who may be interested.


This is the eighth edition of LACP's Best Practices Report in Annual Report Design & Communications.  Each year, we update the content to reflect the trends and evolution of the industry.  The report is divided into three major parts:

  • Analysis of key trends in annual report development. (Pages 3-12)

  • A hands-on review of the best entries from the past year.  (Special Feature, Page 5)

  • An overview of what we look for when judging an entry, per the guidelines of our Competition Scorecard. (Pages 13-23)

We are fortune enough to have the greatest visibility to this industry on a worldwide basis, so it's our pleasure to pass along the insights we collect on to you.


This report is prepared in full by LACP LLC, who maintains a copyright and reserves all rights on its complete contents.  Reprint requests can be sent to:

11622 El Camino Real, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92130

Phone: +1 (858) 227-9200
FAX: +1 (858) 227-9201


This report is Copyright © 2001-10 LACP LLC.  All Rights Reserved.  No part of this report can be reproduced without the express written consent of LACP LLC.  Vision Awards is a trademark of LACP LLC.

Copyright © 2001-2010 - League of American Communications Professionals LLC - All Rights Reserved
LACP and SPIN are trademarks of League of American Communications Professionals

Updated August 23, 2010