2018 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Coverage of Business News ( Weeklies: 11,001 - 25,000)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: San Francisco Business Times
    Entry Title: Curing AIDS
    Entry Credit: Ron Leuty
    Judge Comment: Fascinating look at efforts behind a cure. I appreciated how facts and statistics were woven in with an easy to read and understand appeal. The graphics and pull quotes were well chosen and top notch. I also appreciated the look and feel of the Staging a Cure section.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: San Francisco Business Times
    Entry Title: Leaving California
    Entry Credit: Mark Calvey
    Judge Comment: Fantastic job at taking a taxing topic and relaying it in an easy to read and understand way. The choice of layout was well done and helped to add different elements of understanding and personality to the article.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Mountain View Voice
    Entry Title: Conflicts over profits and pricing at Del Medio apartments
    Entry Credit: Mark Noack
    Judge Comment: Great balance of showing both sides of the conflict in the article. I really felt an understanding for both parties interviewed. Great Journalism right there.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Bohemian
    Entry Title: The Fate of Chanate
    Entry Credit: Peter Byrne
    Judge Comment: Great balance of news, backstory and personalized, gripping details.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Mountain View Voice
    Entry Title: Firm behind local ADA lawsuits is being sued
    Entry Credit: Mark Noack
    Judge Comment: Excellent coverage of topic. Layout could have benefited from a sidebar graphic showing the number of businesses targeted or something to add another layer of supporting depth to help break up the text.