12 The Morton Frank Award 2020

Best international business news reporting in TV, video, radio, audio or podcast

AWARD DATE: 2020

AWARD NAME: The Morton Frank Award 2020

AWARD RECIPIENTS: Monte Reel and Topher Forhecz

AWARD RECIPIENT AFFILIATION: Bloomberg Green

AWARD HONORED WORK: “Blood River”

AWARD SPONSOR: Marc Lemcke

Through dramatic storytelling and deep reporting into the murder of an environmental activist in the Honduras, Bloomberg Green reveals (in a 7-part audio series) how corrupt corporate and government forces will do anything to get an international development project launched in that country.

Read the winning work here: “Blood River

Citation for Excellence:
Alan Jeffries, Austin Carr, Michael Smith and Jordan Oplinger
Bloomberg Businessweek
“Inside Carnival’s Coronavirus Nightmare”