Linda Ellerbee To Receive 2011 Gracie Tribute Award
April 6, 2011 at 5:26 AM (PT)
ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA will honor EMMY AWARD-winning journalist and producer and bestselling author LINDA ELLERBEE with a 2011 Gracies Tribute Award at the 36th Annual GRACIE AWARDS Gala on TUESDAY, MAY 24th at The BEVERLY HILTON in LOS ANGELES. This award was first presented on the 25th anniversary of The GRACIES Gala and recognizes an individual who truly plays a key role in laying the foundation for future generations of women in the media.
"LINDA ELLERBEE is an inspiration to women in our field, and I'm delighted that we are honoring her with the GRACIES Tribute Award," said AWM Chair VALERIE K. BLACKBURN. "LINDA's intellect, compassion and wit have earned her the respect and admiration of television audiences as well as her colleagues. LINDA's adaptability and spirit make her an outstanding role model for women navigating a changing media landscape."