Lots of of media professionals met, dined and celebrated on the MDDC Press Affiliation Awards Luncheon on the Doubletree by Hilton in Annapolis, Maryland, on Could 5. Outfitted with highly effective speeches, awards shows and a tacos buffet, along with Cinco de Mayo, the occasion honored the laborious work that goes into relaying information, significantly on an area degree.
A number of information retailers, together with the Baltimore Solar, AFRO American Newspapers, Catholic Overview, Baltimore Fishbowl and Coastal Level have been a few of the many winners through the afternoon. The Washington Informer additionally walked away with a pair accolades.
Dan Olds and WI Managing Editor Micha Inexperienced garnered first place within the class: “Information-driven Particular Part, Division E,” for his or her work on the “2022 12 months in Overview,” which Inexperienced known as a real, “staff-wide effort.”
Olds additionally swept the “Division E Information Web page Design” class, successful first place for “A New World: Construct for Mom Nature’s Wrath,” and second place for “Again to Faculty 2022.”
WI Contributing Author Brenda Siler positioned second for her work, “Energetic Shooter Preparedness Coaching Supplied by DC Authorities,” within the “Division E, Public Service” class.