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Sweet 16 for Gleaner 180

Published:Tuesday | December 2, 2014 | 12:00 AM
Raymond Simpson, joint winner with Tickoya Joseph for Excellence in Online Journalism. Presenting is Fae Ellington.
Petrina Francis Taylor, accepting on behalf of husband Orville Taylor, the Morris Cargill Award for Opinion Journalism. Presenting is Chevar Harris, senior business development officer for Supreme Ventures.
Erica Virtue (left) accepting, on behalf of The Gleaner's Anastasia Cunningham, the Sagicor Award for Excellence in Reporting on Health and Wellness. Presenting the award is Karen Richards, regional manager, Sagicor Investments.
Some members of The Gleaner's award-winning team pose for the camera. They are (front row, from left) Petre Williams-Raynor, Ryon Jones, Petrina Francis Taylor, who accepted the award for her husband, Orville Taylor, and Tennesia Malcolm. In the back row are (from left) Christopher Serju, Raymond Simpson, Gladstone Taylor, Janet Silvera, Adrian Frater and André Lowe.
Tennesia Malcolm, winner of the award for Best Cover Design - Newspaper Magazine.
André Lowe (left) and Ryon Jones display their awards for excellence in journalism.
Christopher Serju took home the Carl Wint Award for Human Interest Feature Stories - Print.
Petre Williams-Raynor receives the NHT Award for Excellence in Journalism: Housing and Sustainable Development - Print. Presenting is Dwayne Berbick.
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- Media house caps off anniversary by dominating PAJ Awards

The multimedia Gleaner Company continued its dominance by capping off its yearlong
180th anniversary celebration on a high note, taking the lion's share of 16 of the
25 Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) awards.

Held at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in St Andrew last Friday, PAJ's National Journalism
Awards Banquet recognised media practitioners for excellence displayed over the
past year.

Here are The Gleaner 180 PAJ winners:

SPECIAL AWARDS

1. Ryon Jones - UNICEF Media Award for Excellence in Reporting on Children's
Rights - Print

2. Anastasia Cunningham - Sagicor Media Award for Excellence in Reporting
on Health and Wellness - Print

3. Petre Williams-Raynor - NHT Award for Excellence in Journalism: Housing
and Sustainable Development - Print

PAJ AWARDS

4. Gladstone Taylor - Aston Rhoden Award for News Photography for
'Final Salute'

5. Tennesia Malcolm - Best Cover Design (Newspaper Magazine)

6. Andewale McLaughlin -Best Cover Design (Newspaper)
for 'Golden Glory'

7. Sadeke Brooks - Best Entertainment Journalist - Print - for 'When the
smoke clears' (series on hooka parties)

8. Christopher Serju - Carl Wint Award for Human Interest Feature Stories
- Print - for series on ganja smoking

9. Petre Williams-Raynor -Excellence in Tourism and
the Environment Reporting Award for 'Cockpit Country Now'

10. Raymond Simpson and Tickoya Joseph - Excellence in Online Journalism
for 'Jonathan Francis, Quite the Exception'

11. Janet Silvera and Adrian Frater - Hector Bernard/Theodore Sealy Award
for News - Print - for the series on the Mario Deane killing

12. Ian Allen - Junior Dowie Award for Sports Photography for 'Spectacular'

13. Lascelles May - Livingston McLaren Award for Cartoons

14. Orville Taylor - Morris Cargill Award for Opinion Journalism

15. Ryon Jones - President's Award for Investigative Journalism

16. André Lowe - Raymond Sharpe/Hugh Crosskill Award for Sports Reporting.