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Los Angeles Press Club
A non-profit organization with
501(c)(3) status
Tax ID 01-0761875


4773 Hollywood Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90027
Phone: (323) 669-8081
Fax: (310) 464-3577
info@lapressclub.org
www.lapressclub.org


PRESS CLUB OFFICERS

President
Robert Kovacik
NBC4LA

Vice President
Patt Morrison
Los Angeles Times/KPCC

Treasurer
Anthony Palazzo
Bloomberg News

Secretary
Christina Villacorte
Los Angeles Daily News

Gloria Zuurveen
Pace News

Executive Director
Diana Ljungaeus
International Journalist

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BOARD MEMBERS

Barbara Gasser
International Journalist

Jahan Hassan
Ekush News

Gabriel Kahn
USC Innovation Lab

Fernando Mexia
Spanish EFE News Service

Tony Pierce
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Carolina Sarassa
MundoFox

Ben Sullivan
ScienceBlog.com

______________________ ADVISORY BOARD

Eli Broad
Founder, The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation

Rick J. Caruso
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Caruso Affiliated

Madeline Di Nonno
Chief Executive Officer, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

David W. Fleming
Counsel, Latham & Watkins LLP

Sherry Lansing
CEO, The Sherry Lansing Foundation

George E. Moss
Chairman, Moss Group

Constance L. Rice
Co-Director, Advancement Project

Hon. Richard J. Riordan
former Mayor of Los Angeles

Ramona Ripston
former Executive Director, ACLU of Southern California

Hon. Bill Rosendahl
former Councilmember, City of Los Angeles

Angelica Salas
Director, CHIRLA

Carol E. Schatz
President & CEO, Downtown Center Business Imrovement District

Gary L. Toebben
President & CEO, Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce

Matt Toledo
Publisher, Los Angeles Business Journal

Stuart Waldman ­
President, Valley Industry & Commerce Association


Robert Redford & Pitzer College Announce Conservancy at LA Press Club News Conference

Pitzer College Announces First Ever Conservancy Devoted Entirely to Southern California Environmental Sustainability Issues New Conservancy Named in Honor of Southern California Native Robert Redford [...]

National Entertainment Journalism Award

Rate Card - Tickets & Tables - Sponsorship - Invite - AD Specs - Silent Auction Donation Form

Stars keep coming out for the NEJ awards gala Nov. 18 at the Biltmore.

Robert Redford will be [...]

NEJ - Finalists Announced

For a full list of Finalists, click here

Jane Fonda to be Honored by Los Angeles Press Club -- A Special Introduction by Robert Redford

Janice Min introduced by Kathy Griffin.

Los Angeles Press Club will honor Jane Fonda with its inaugural Visionary Award at the National Entertainment.
Journalism Awards Gala on [...]

Page Views vs. Good Journalism

“Are Page Views Killing Good Journalism Click by Click?” moderated by LA Weekly Managing Editor Jill Stewart, at the Los Angeles Press Club on Thursday, [...]

THR's Janice Min Honored by L.A.Press Club

Los Angeles Press Club names editorial director of The Hollywood Reporter to receive its NEJ Luminary Award at its 5th Annual National Entertainment Awards Gala [...]

Reporting from the Danger Zone

Early Bird Savings Extended to Oct. 3 for Club Members

Paid-up members of the Los Angeles Press Club may enter the National Entertainment Journalism Awards at the lower Early Bird rate through October 3. Apply

Call for Entries Now Underway for 5th Annual National Entertainment Journalism Awards

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Arts & Entertainment Journalists In All Media To Be Honored For Their Best Work in 2011-12

Los Angeles Press Club has expanded [...]

Lecture: Avoiding Libel/Slander for Journos

Los Angeles Press Club and Loyola Law School co-host session at the Downtown Campus, Thurs., Sept. 6 at 6 pm RSVP

New Member Drive: 100 Journos, 100 Associates

Support the Club that supports the Journos Who Bring You the News

More info @ Join

Club to Screen Award-Winning Doc; Director Q & A

LAPC member and volunteer Rouslan Ovtcharoff has produced a documentary that has been winning awards at film festivals. He has arranged for the Club to [...]

Bernstein Accepts President's Award; Woodward, On Deadline, Participates Via Video

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At the June 24 LA Press Club Journalism Awards at the Biltmore, nearly 500 journalists and media executives heard Carl Bernstein address the importance of [...]

Winners 54th SoCal 2012

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Stars Come Out for Awards Gala

When Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward receive the Los Angeles Press Club’s President’s Award on the 40thanniversary of Watergate at the Biltmore, the trophy will [...]

54th SoCal Journalism Awards: Gala at Biltmore to honor Woodward & Bernstein, David Goldstein, Pearl Family

Tickets, tables, sponsorship, ads are available now for the 54th Annual LA Press Club Journalism
Awards Gala at the Biltmore on June [...]

Finalists SoCal 2012

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For Tickets and Tables: LA Press Club Shop

WATERGATE: The Press, Politics and the Presidency

KPCC Frank Stoltze, John Dean, Richard Reeves–photo by KPCC

 

John Dean, President Nixon’s former special council, promised new revelations on the Watergate cover-up in his [...]

Entries Set Record for 54th Journo Awards

SEE NEWS RELEASE

New Officers Elected at LA Press Club

Los Angeles Press Club board has elected its officers for 2012.

Will Lewis, KCRW emeritus, was re-elected president; Martha Sarabia, LA Opinion, is vice president; Beth [...]

Leap Day Ends So Cal Journo Awards Early Bird

You have one extra day—Leap Day Feb. 29—to enter and win a Los Angeles Press Club SoCal Journalism Award and save on every entry with our Early Bird rates.
We’re looking for the best work of 2011 in print, broadcast and the Internet, including the social networks.
If there were ever a year to become a finalist in the LA Press Club’s SoCal Journalism Awards, 2012 is the [...]

KCET JOURNO TEAM TO RECEIVE PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD

SoCal CONNECTED SERIES ON SPENDING AT HOUSING AUTHORITY SHAKES UP AGENCY
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CBS2/KCAL9 Investigative Reporter David Goldstein Wins Quinn Award for Lifetime Achievement

CBS2/KCAL9 investigative reporter David Goldstein has been named by the board of directors of the Los Angeles Press Club as the 2012 winner of the [...]

Martin Luther King Birthday

Panelists discuss "What If King had Tweeted the Movement" at the Los Angeles Press Club (Photo: Ian Foxx)

What if Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. [...]

Year End Message From Your President

For a tax deduction in 2011, join, renew or contribute to your Los Angeles Press Club by Dec. [...]

Now Join, Renew, Contribute & Manage Your Press Club Account at our New Online Shop

Now you can keep all your membership information up-to-date with a couple of strokes of your keyboard–all password protected.

Join, renew, contribute, order a press card [...]

Book Party - Alive Inside the Wreck

Book Party – Alive Inside the Wreck: A Biography of Nathanael West, by Joe Woodward

Thursday, December 8, at 7:00 pm. Event over. 

Woodward & Bernstein to be Honored On 40th Anniversary of Watergate Break-in

Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein to Accept 2012 Los Angeles Press Club’s President’s Award

 WATERGATE REPORTERS WHO REDEFINED INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM WILL ACCEPT [...]

Big Night for Entertainment Journalism; Dick Gregory Pays Tribute to Hugh Hefner

At Thursday’s LA Press Club’s 4th Annual National Entertainment Journalism Awards, The Hollywood Reporter walked off with four first place trophies, including best entertainment publication.

There [...]

Winners 2011 NEJ Awards

The full list of Winners from National Entertainment Journalism Awards:

 

A – ENTERTAINMENT JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR, ALL PLATFORMS

 

Tie: Tara Wallis-Finestone, NBC-LA

        Dylan Howard, RadarOnline.com

Judge’s comments: [...]

Attend the 4th NEJ Awards Honoring Hugh M. Hefner!

Hugh M. Hefner, Jack Maxwell, Sarah Sweet, Dick Gregory, Robert Kovacik

INVITE *** RATE CARD *** FULL LIST OF FINALISTS *** DONATE TO SILENT AUCTION *** BUY TICKETS *** WIN AIRLINE TICKETS

The tables will be turned [...]

Journo-related Jobs in Radio

SCBA has published radio jobs as of Nov. 1. LAPC is listing those where a journo background is necessary and/or useful.

See the full list:

2012 Board Elections Underway

The Press Club has been able to recruit a number of strong candidates either to run for open seats, or to be appointed to vacant [...]

Attend NEJ Gala Honoring Hugh M. Hefner, Donate to Club's Silent Auction

 ONLINE AUCTION PREVIEW’S WED. NOV. 3,  LAUNCHES, NOV. 10.

Hugh M. Hefner, the legendary editor-in-chief and founder of  Playboy Magazine, will receive a lifetime achievement award [...]

Free Screening of Award-Winning Documentary

“A Bitter Taste of Freedom” a film by Marina Goldovskaya.

It is a documentary about slain Russian reporter Anna Politkovskaya. While it is a personal and touching [...]

8 Ball Club News

ELECTION FOR 2012 BOARD UNDERWAY

8 Ball Award presented to President Truman in 1948

Thurs., Oct. 13

2012 Board Elections and LAPC Annual Meeting. Candidates for next [...]

Annual Meeting Thursday, October 13

The Los Angeles Press Club is fielding candidates for the 2012 Board of Directors. For print, broadcast and Internet journalists, this is an opportunity to [...]

NEJ Closes Oct. 11; Extensions Must Be Approved

Call Diana @ 310-210-1860 or email her at diana@lapress club.org  CALL FOR ENTRIES  ENTRY FORMS

 

LAPC Co-Sponsors Award Presentation

Larry Mantle, Warren Olney, Patt Morrison honored on Oct. 18 at Central Library

Press Club Mourns Death of Gene Webster, Former President

Gene Webster, former Los Angeles Press Club president, died Sept. 16, following an illness. A memorial will be held Saturday October 1, 2011 at the [...]