Rarely do individuals in media have an opportunity to have the spotlight shone on them. But we are about to change that with our first 2012 Best in Media acknowledgements. Let’s face it without these individuals the world would be less informative.
Ruth Ferguson keeps people informed at the North Dallas Gazette but also online. She has her pulse on all news and understands the importance of sharing great news with her followers. Ruth’s ability to edit last minute features is impressive and her dedication to media is outstanding.
Best Free Publication
AMPS Magazine – Dallas Edition is dedicated to telling the stories of the community. This free publication is derived from the passion of franchise owner Connie Morgan. Morgan hits the streets of Dallas to come up with interesting topics and views from all over Dallas.
The North Dallas Gazette has been a staple in the community for over 20 years. With its publisher Thurman Jones at the helms this publication has transcending being a focused African American publication to being a premier publication that addresses the issues in all communities.
Best Gospel Show Host
Inside Gospel with Frankie Wilson is a spirit moving, soul stirring show that inspires listeners through talk radio and inspirational songs. Frankie’s inspiring advice gives listeners one more day of praise.
Best Sports Publication Publisher
Cedric Lyons of 411 Sports and News is passionate about the publishing world and even more passionate about sports. Lyons started his publication in the 1990s and through ups and downs remained true to his calling passion for delivering the best in sports and entertainment news.
Cheryl Smith is noted around the world. Just say her name and journalists young and old light up. Her extensive background in media and journalism helps her deliver cutting edge stories that are real and thought provoking.
Best Talk Show
Antonio ‘AJ’ Johnson is no stranger to the limelight. He started out as a comedian and eventually became the host of The Antonio Johnson Show. He uses the airways to inspire listeners to believe and trust in God’s awesome ability for their lives.
Best Internet Host
This recognition goes to not one but two individuals who host The Every Woman Show on DFWiRadio. Dr. Regina and Ms. Terri are known for their ‘tell it like it is’ approach to inspire women around the world. With more than 30,000 active listeners and growing these two ladies are destined to be the next Oprah and Gale of the internet airways.
Best Internet Broadcasting Company
DFWiRadio is your one stop listening shop for internet radio and music. With several shows produced right in house, DFW takes to the airways through your computer and even your smartphone. Nothing better than listening on the go.
Best Fashion Blogger
Lanette Kincaide also known as Just Pearlz has a passion for all things pearls. She loves accessories like nobody’s business. Kincaide took a huge step in her career and went from exclusively selling jewelry pieces to telling women about pieces and sharing her passion for fashion with her audience.