Marking Excellence: The Gold Book Awards

ADP’s Gold Book Awards competition is a jury and peer voted recognition of the best of the best in the Yellow Pages industry in both directory production and marketing expertise. The Association presents the Awards to the deserving publisher during its Annual Convention in recognition of their outstanding directory products and marketing innovations.

Starting January 31st, members can enter both the Directory and Marketing and Promotion Divisions. All entries in both divisions should be shipped directly to the hotel for onsite voting. There will be no online submissions for 2019 and all voting will be done onsite. Please refer to the category instructions on how to prepare each entry. To register please fill out the registration form below and send to

Thank you for taking the time to help us recognize excellence in the Yellow Pages industry. If you have any questions regarding the Gold Book Awards contest please contact us at 800-267-9002 or email

Gold Book Registration Form

Entry Description Forms – Directory

Entry Description Forms – Marketing & Promotion

NEW FOR 2019

Based on discussions with the ADP Board of Director’s and the Gold Book Committee, all entries in both divisions will be submitted and judged onsite. There will be no electronic submissions or voting.

Download all Category instructions here

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ADP wants to thank Gold Book Chairman, Mark Smith and the Gold Book Committee for the many hours they devoted to ensuring a successful Awards competition.

If you have any questions regarding the Gold Book Awards, call 800.267.9002 or email

View the 2018 Gold Book Winners here

Celebrating our Members’ Achievements