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Friday, October 13 • 12:50pm - 1:20pm
SABEW Business and Award Presentation

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Congratulations to the following honorees:

2017 Larry Birger Young Business Journalist Award
Winner Jillian Berman, Reporter, MarketWatch.
Sponsored by rbb Communications.

2017 University of South Carolina David J. Morrow Business Journalism Scholarship
Scholarship Recipients Larissa Johnson and Michael Woodel.

2017 University of Georgia Cox/SABEW Fellows
Fellows Denver Ellison, Lisa Fu, Zach Hansen, Reann Huber, Mollie Simon and Alex Sonderstrom.


Speakers
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Kathleen Graham

Executive director, SABEW
Kathleen Graham is executive director of SABEW. She is responsible for advancing the mission of the organization and overseeing membership, awards, training conferences and networking opportunities for business journalists. 
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Josh Merkin

Vice President, rbb Communications
Josh can “walk the talk” in developing and implementing media relations and communications strategies, having worked as a news producer for the Palm Beach County NBC-affiliate as well as a staff writer for a local newspaper. This experience gives Josh a keen understanding of how the news works and what stories interest reporters. He manages PR campaigns for leading local and national B2B and professional services clients. Prior to joining rbb, he was the public relations manager of a not-for-profit organization... Read More →

Honorees
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Jillian Berman

Reporter, MarketWatch, 2017 Larry Birger Young Business Journalist Award Winner
Berman is a reporter at MarketWatch, where she focuses on student debt. Previously, she worked as a business reporter for HuffPost, covering retail and food companies as well as gender politics at work. Her work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, USA Today and Bloomberg.
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Larissa Johnson

2017 University of South Carolina David J. Morrow Business Journalism Scholarship Winner
Larissa Johnson is a senior multimedia journalism student in the University of South Carolina Honors College. She is from Dayton, Ohio, where she grew up with her parents, older sister and two cats. She was editor-in-chief of The Daily Gamecock in spring 2017 after working on the ... Read More →
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Michael Woodel

2017 University of South Carolina David J. Morrow Business Journalism Scholarship Winner
Michael Woodel was born and raised in Erie, Pennsylvania - Let's Go Otters - before moving to South Carolina with his parents after he began studying at USC. He entered college as an accounting major in August 2014, and transferred into USC's journalism program in December 2015 as... Read More →


Friday October 13, 2017 12:50pm - 1:20pm
CUNY Graduate School of Journalism - Newsroom 219 W 40th St, Third Floor, New York, NY 10018