Pin It
Favorite

Monday, July 11, 2016

Gambit food writer Helen Freund wins national award

Posted By on Mon, Jul 11, 2016 at 12:18 PM

click to enlarge screen_shot_2016-07-11_at_12.15.57_pm.png
Gambit food writer Helen Freund won top honors at the Association of Alternative Newsmedia Awards in Austin, Texas July 9. Freund’s stories on blind culinary workers in New Orleans, as well as the restaurant scenes on Tulane Avenue and Kenner’s Williams Boulevard, won first places in the category of Food Writing among papers with a circulation of less than 45,000.

click to enlarge screen_shot_2016-07-11_at_12.12.06_pm.png
Freund is a veteran reporter who worked for the New York Post for four years as a general assignment and crime reporter. She covered crime for NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune before moving to Gambit in April 2015. Before moving to New York, Freund reported on dining and nightlife in Seattle. Freund also has worked as a professional chef and attained a culinary degree at Paris’ Le Cordon Bleu.

The Association of Alternative Newsmedia is the umbrella organization for 114 alternative newspapers and websites across North America, each of which focuses on local news, culture and the arts.

Tags: , , , , ,

Pin It
Favorite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Submit an event Jump to date

Latest in The Latest

More by Kevin Allman

© 2017 Gambit
Powered by Foundation