Mark your calendars to join journalism colleagues and friends at your Greater Charlotte chapter of Society of Professional Journalists’ inaugural Outstanding Journalism Awards presentations.
It’s at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 14, at AZN Azian Cuizine restaurant, 4620 Piedmont Row Row Drive in the South Park area. The event is free, and heavy hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available. If you haven’t already, please RSVP at http://bit.ly/1Pv1DfU
Investigative reporter Stuart Watson will be the keynote speaker and finalists and winners in the Professional and College divisions of the contest will be recognized.
The Outstanding Journalism Awards are underwritten by a generous contribution from founding Charlotte SPJ president Frank Barrows and his wife, Mary Newsom.
Come and celebrate the best in Charlotte-area journalism next Thursday! If you have questions, contact me or awards committee chairman Corey Inscoe.
Keith L. Cannon, president
Greater Charlotte SPJ