Presidents Award for Impact on Media

Presidents Award Winners

The following distinguished group of journalists have received the Presidents Award for Impact on Media and dedication to the Press Club.

The President’s Award was initiated in 1994 by that year’s president, Dusty Brandel.

The award was conceived to recognize an individual member’s dedication of energy and effort on behalf of the Greater Los Angeles Press Club, and whose work has the most impact on media.

  • 1993 - Warren Wilson, Above & Beyond Award Winner
  • 1994 - Christina Gonzalez, Above & Beyond Award Winner
  • 1995 - NA
  • 1996 - Linda Deutsch
  • 1997 - David Hume Kennerly
  • 1998 - Jose Rios
  • 1999 - Pete Noyes
  • 2000 - Bill Rosendahl
  • 2001 - Virginia Ellis
  • 2002 - Bill Maher
  • 2003 - Al Martinez
  • 2004 - Jeff Greenfield
  • 2005 - Linda Deustch
  • 2006 - Larry King
  • 2007 - Gustavo Arellanor
  • 2008 - Steve Lopez
  • 2010 - Anderson Cooper
  • 2011 - Lesley Stahl
  • 2012 - Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein
  • 2013 - Carl Reiner
  • 2014 - Michael Bloomberg and Matthew Winkler
  • 2015 - Charlie Rose, Gayle King and Norah O'Donnell

Presidents Award Features