Congrats 2017 Sunshine State Award Winners

The Sarasota Herald-Tribune took home 22 Sunshine State Awards — including eight first place spots — on Saturday, July 22 at the 23rd Annual Sunshine State Awards, held at the Newman Alumni Center at the University of Miami. Other big winners include the Sun Sentinel, Tampa Bay Times, and Miami Herald. See the full list […]

2017-2018 SPJ Florida Pro Nominating Slate

The SPJ Florida Professional Chapter’s annual election meeting is scheduled for the evening of Saturday, July 22, 2017, following the Sunshine State Awards ceremony in Miami. Meet the 2017-2018 Florida Pro Nominating Slate: Officers President: Christiana Lilly A web poster for Newsmax, Lilly also freelances and has been published in outlets like the Miami Herald’s Indulge magazine, […]

Run for the SPJ Florida Pro Board

The Society of Professional Journalists’ Florida Professional Chapter is looking for dedicated members interested in running for the board. We are now accepting nominations to fill positions on the 2017-2018 chapter board. You may nominate yourself or others. To be eligible to serve, candidates must: Be SPJ professional members in good standing (if running as a […]

Join Us: May/June Board Meeting

Join the SPJ Florida board for our June 1 meeting at 7 p.m. at the Panera Bread in Boca Raton. We’ll go over recent events, programs, conferences, and more. Do you plan on coming and want to add something to the agenda? Email President Dori Zinn and let her know what you’re thinking! Can’t make […]

2017 Sunshine State Awards Finalists Announced!

  2017 SPJ Sunshine State Awards Finalists in each category are presented in alphabetical order by organization. First-, second- and third-place finishers will be announced at a special event this summer (details to come). To correct errors or omissions, please contact Tim Dodson, tim@timdodson.com SPECIAL CATEGORIES James Batten Award for Public Service Sarasota Herald Tribune […]