Congratulations and Augurissimi to Angelena-Ticinese Claudia Laffranchi, Winner of LA Press Club’s 53rd Journalism Award!
We congratulate and celebrate along with Claudia Laffranchi, Winner of LA Press Club’s 53rd Journalism Awards, honoring the best in broadcast, print and online media, in the category International – Entertainment News or Feature, with the article “Time to Give”, about stars and charity, published in the winter 2010 edition of Swiss Made Magazine. You can read it [PDF link] at http://www.claudialaffranchi.com.
Claudia was among many honorees of the evening, including 60 MINUTES’ Correspondent Lesley Stahl, NBC News Senior Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel and KTTV’s John Schwada were honored at the Awards Gala, Sunday June 26 in the legendary Crystal Ballroom at the historic Biltmore Hotel in downtown LA.
Claudia Laffranchi is a Swiss media personality with extensive experience in print, television and radio. She is the host of the Piazza Grande screenings at the Locarno Film Festival, Switzerland, http://www.pardo.ch, as well as the Festival’s Los Angeles correspondent. Currently she is the West Coast correspondent, specializing in cinema, for several Swiss and Italian media outlets.