Excellence in Journalism Award

2023 Excellence in Journalism Honoree

Eric King, WHAS News

In 2018, the Landmarks of Excellence Awards introduced the Sheldon Shafer Excellence in Journalism Award to recognize a member of the media in the Greater Louisville area who consistently delivers quality reporting, demonstrates fairness, is receptive to conversations with public relations professionals and is focused on producing stories with impact.

Past Honorees

2018 – Sheldon Shafer, Courier-Journal
2019 – Kerry McGee, WDRB News
2020 – The Courier-Journal Staff
2021 – Lisa Benson, Louisville Business First
2022 – Shay McAlister, WHAS News
2023 – Eric King, WHAS News