Congratulations to our European correspondent Amon Cohen on winning Business Travel News Journalist of the Year in the Online/Broadcast category at the United Kingdom's Business Travel Journalism Awards. Amon's coverage of controversial changes to Lufthansa's corporate programs
in Business Travel News
garnered praise from the judges: "Amon uncovered important industry issues with balanced writing and solid research. Amon’s strong articles broke significant stories in the business travel sector. They showed his skills as an investigative reporter while illustrating his ability to portray a balanced fair account." [more]
Pictured below, from left, are event emcee Julia Hartley-Brewer, Amon Cohen, Julie Jones from BMI and Dominic Ponsford from Press Gazette.
Other winners included Alex McWhirter of Business Traveller
, the Daily Telegraph
's David Millward, Conference News'
Paul Colston, Bob Papworth of Buying Business Travel
, Chris Maxwell of Director
, Business Traveller
's Jenny Southan, Magda Ibrahim of Conference & Incentive Travel
, Sarah O’Donnell with Conference News
, Conference & Incentive Travel
's Susanna de Dios and Rose Dykins of Business Traveller
The awards are hosted by Carlson Wagonlit Travel with sponsorship by BMI, Business Travel Show, Finnair, Gulf Air, Heathrow Airport, IHG, The Lufthansa Group, The Rezidor Hotel Group, Travelport, United Airlines, and American Express Corporate Card Payments.