Awards of Excellence

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The Atlanta Press Club would like to congratulate all our finalists and winners from our 2015 Awards of Excellence. Atlanta-area journalists were able to enter themselves or be nominated by someone else. Entries were judged by volunteers from the National Press Club on quality of content, demonstrated reportorial skill and the impact of their work.

 

Award of Excellence – Print/Online Daily
(Judging resulted with a tie)

Moni Basu, CNN

Jeff Schultz, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

  

Award of Excellence – Print/Online Nondaily

Max Blau, Atlanta Magazine

 

Award of Excellence – Documentary or Series

Richard Halicks and Bill Rankin, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

 

Award of Excellence – Radio Reporting

Molly Samuel, WABE

 

Award of Excellence – TV Reporting
Mark Winne, WSB-TV

 

Award of Excellence – Videography
Jonathan Samuels, WXIA

  • Links to winning work pending.

 

Award of Excellence – Use of Sound
Lisa Hagen and Ely Yu, WABE

 

Award of Excellence – Single Image Photography

Robert Andres, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

 

Award of Excellence – Photo Gallery
Noah Berger, The Weather Channel

 

Award of Excellence – Investigative Reporting

Brendan Keefe, WXIA

Rising Star Award
(Judging resulted with a tie)

Blayne Alexander, WXIA

 

Elly Yu, WABE

  

Award of Excellence – Civil and Human Rights Reporting
(Judging resulted with a tie)

CNN Special Report, CNN Documentary Unit

 

Danny Robbins, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

  

Award of Excellence – Impact Award

David Armstrong, Georgia News Lab