Hector San Miguel Fund Professional Development Award sends former American Press reporter to NYC

Lance Traweek, former journalist of the American Press, was awarded the Hector San Miguel Fund Professional Development Award. Traweek, now with the New Orleans CityBusiness attended the Society of American Business Editors and Writers, Inc. fall conference along with writers from across the country. 

From left: Crystal Stevenson(American Press Editor), Lance Traweek, Tom Sherman (American Press Publisher)

From left: Crystal Stevenson(American Press Editor), Lance Traweek, Tom Sherman (American Press Publisher)

 Traweek says, "After spending three years as the business reporter at American Press, I'm reminded of the people who welcomed me and impacted me personally and professionally. Although I never met Hector, I learned a lot about him through my friendship with Theresa and others. I'm honored to be affiliated with his legacy through this award". 

For more information on the Hector San Miguel Memorial Award and the annual Award Luncheon, click HERE.