Locals Win Food Journalists Awards

Congrats are in order for Drew Lazor and Drexel’s Shelby Vittek who took home first place prizes in the Association of Food Journalists’ 2013 awards. Lazor won for his profile of Will’s Chris Kearse. Vittek actually took home two awards for food writing by a student.

Jason Wilson of TableMatters.com and Drexel took home second place in Beer, Wine and/or Spirits writing and Laurie T. Conrad of the Philadelphia Daily News received third place in writing for a newspaper with more than 200,000 in circulation.

Congrats to all the local winners.

Association of Food Journalists Names Its Contest Winners [Jim Romensko]