2022 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Coverage of Business and the Economy ( Weeklies: 4,301 - 11,000) Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Sacramento Business Journal
    Entry Title: Climbing too high: A once high-profile fitness entrepreneur leaves a trail of legal claims and retail center vacancies
    Entry Credit: Sonya Sorich
    Judge Comment: Very thorough reporting requiring lots of digging.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Silicon Valley Business Journal
    Entry Title: Were Red-Hot SPACs Just a Flash In the Pan for Wall Street?
    Entry Credit: Cromwell Schubarth
    Judge Comment: Lots of good infographics to go along with a solid narrative.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Silicon Valley Business Journal
    Entry Title: A Little Trust Goes A Long Way
    Entry Credit: Tomas Ovalle
    Judge Comment: Good storytelling, lots of good photos to go with it (often overlooked on business stories).
  • Competition Comment: Top stories showed a willingness to go in-depth with story, infographics and photography. All entries were well-written and nice reads.