Donaldson To Receive RTNDA Award
January 31, 2008 at 7:43 AM (PT)
The RTNDA will honor ABC NEWS' SAM DONALDSON with the 2008 PAUL WHITE Award at its convention in LAS VEGAS on APRIL 14th. DONALDSON has been with ABC for 41 years and presently hosts a show for ABC NEWS' digital network. He started his career in radio in EL PASO and hosted a daily talk show for ABC RADIO NETWORKS.
"This award is one of the most distinguished individual honors in our industry. It recognizes those rare individuals who embody the very best in our profession, a dedication to our craft, a commitment to service and a passion for excellence," said RTNDA past Chairwoman ANGIE KUCHARSKI. "SAM DONALDSON has been a guiding force in broadcast journalism for a half-century. His devotion to seeking the truth and holding the powerful accountable can serve as a model to all of us in this political year ... and always."