Condé Nast Leads 2012 'Ellies' Finalists with 24 Nominations

'The New Yorker', 'New York' each receive 6 nods

The American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) has released the list of finalists for the 2012 National Magazine Awards, and Condé Nast led the pack, racking up a total of 24 nominations. Hearst followed with 10 nods while Time Inc. came in third place with seven.