John Stackhouse AJAs Guest Speaker

HALIFAX, April 28 /CNW/ - The Atlantic Journalism Awards (AJAs) is pleased to announce that The Globe and Mail's Editor-in-chief John Stackhouse, will be the guest speaker at this year's Atlantic Journalism Awards. The 30th AJAs will be presented at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel, on Saturday, May 7, 2011.

John Stackhouse is the Editor-in-chief for the Globe and Mail. He has worked for Report on Business Magazine, the Financial Times, London Free Press and The Toronto Star. Stackhouse has won five national newspaper awards, a national magazine award and an Amnesty International Award for human rights reporting.

Tickets for the show and gala dinner are available online at www.AJAs.ca, or by calling (902) 425-2727. For daily updates, follow the AJAs on Twitter and join its Facebook group.

Professional development workshops will also be held during the day on May 7.

For further information:

Jessica Wilson
Project Coordinator
Atlantic Journalism Awards
(902) 425-2727


The Atlantic Journalism Awards has been a continuous annual celebration of journalistic excellence and achievement in Atlantic Canada since 1981. It is now managed by a volunteer industry board of directors representing print and broadcast news organizations. Contact the AJAs office (Email) office@AJAs.ca