Georgia Trend wins national, regional awards


The Society for Professional Journalists (SPJ) and the Alliance of Area Business Publishers (AABP) has recognized Editor-at-Large Susan Percy and Co-editor in Chief and Publisher Neely Young with awards for journalism excellence.

The AABP recognized Susan Percy with a Gold award in the Best Bylined Commentary category, and the SPJ presented her with a Second Place Green Eyeshade Award in the Serious Commentary/Magazine category for a collection of her 2015 Business Casual columns, including:

Percy also won an AABP Silver for Best Feature for her March 2015 article about the restaurant industry, “Eat, Drink and Enjoy.”

The SPJ awarded Neely Young with a Third Place Green Eyeshade in the Serious Commentary/Magazine category for his 2015 From the Publisher columns, including:

Congratulations to Susan and Neely!


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