Carolyn Dunnigan, Dallas Morning News Journalist, Has Passed Away At The Age Of 75

Carolyn Dunnigan, who became a staff writer at The Dallas Morning News in 1965 and received one of the first early Headliner awards from the Press Club of Dallas, passed away Monday at the age of 75.

By |February 14th, 2018|PCD News, Uncategorized|1 Comment

ExxonMobil Lecture Series at SMU: “Navigating the Belief Economy” with David Baldwin

Award-winning advertising executive, filmmaker and author to discuss how brands must address customers’ beliefs and ethical concerns

DALLAS (SMU) – David Baldwin, award-winning founder of advertising agency “Baldwin&,” filmmaker and author of the acclaimed new book The Belief Economy: How to Give a Damn, Stop Selling, and Create Buy In, will be the guest speaker for […]

By |February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

November 2017 Board Meeting Agenda / Minutes

November 28, 2017 | 4 – 6 p.m.

The meeting was called to order at 4:07 PM on November 28th by President Cary Broussard

Visit Dallas (325 N. Saint Paul St, Suite 700)

Attending: Cary Broussard, Jo Ann Holt, Barry Hoffman, Hugh Aynesworth, Ayona Anderson, Frank Librio, Cory Smith, Martha Tiller, Scott Goldstein, Angela Madison, Tristan Hallman, Kevin […]

By |January 28th, 2018|Board Minutes|0 Comments

Press Club January 2018 Newsletter

Happy January! We are reaching out to let you know about scholarships that are available for current college students who are pursuing a degree in the communications field.

The Press Club Foundation Scholarship Fund awards one or more one-year scholarships up to a total of $5,000 to current college students who have […]

By |January 22nd, 2018|Newsletters|0 Comments

Journalism Mentorship Collaborative: Apply by Feb. 2

Supporting inclusive mentorship programs

The Journalism Mentorship Collaborative is a network of newsrooms committed to diversifying their organizations through mentorship opportunities. The Collaborative includes a chance for 15-25 news professionals to receive funding for their mentorship program, in-person training and access to an expert coach.

Apply for funding by Feb. 2.

By |January 21st, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

The American Legion announces its Call For Entries in their Fourth Estate Awards journalism contest

INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 8, 2018) – The American has announced a call for entries in its annual Fourth Estate Award, presented for excellent journalism works that have had a positive impact on society.  The deadline for submissions is March 1, 2018  and winners are expected to attend the  award presentation at The American Legion’s 100th National Convention in Minneapolis […]

By |January 11th, 2018|Industry News|0 Comments

October 2017 Board Meeting Agenda / Minutes

Board of Directors Meeting Agenda

October 24, 2017 | 4 – 6 p.m.

The meeting was called to order at 4:09 PM on October 24th by President Cary Broussard

VisitDallas, 325 N. St. Paul Street, Suite 700

Attending: Cary Broussard, Barry Hoffman, Hugh Aynesworth, Ayona Anderson, Frank Librio,, Tristan Hallman, Scott Goldstein, Cory Smith, Martha Tiller, Jo Ann Holt, […]

By |December 18th, 2017|Board Minutes|0 Comments

Shaken + Stirred: The Search for The Official Cocktail of VisitDallas

Shaken, stirred, muddled, and mixed—and everything in between—Savor Dallas’s popular Shaken + Stirred festival event returns for a festive soiree this fall, presented by VisitDallas. Seven of the city’s best mixologists will sling their best drinks and battle it out to be The Official Cocktail of VisitDallas 2018. Enjoy a truly uncommon experience with cocktail […]

By |December 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

27 finalists named in second annual Hugh Aynesworth Awards for Texas Journalism

Dallas, TX, Oct. 31, 2108 – The Press Club of Dallas has selected 27 finalists in 16 categories for the second annual Hugh Aynesworth Awards for Texas Journalism.

The competition was open to Texas reporters, columnists, editors, photographers and videographers from throughout the state of Texas for work done in calendar year 2017.

“We increased the number […]

By |December 2nd, 2017|Off the Record, PCD News, Press Releases|0 Comments

The Hugh Aynesworth Awards for Excellence In Journalism

Presented to Texas journalists and their organizations for outstanding investigative, spot news and feature reporting, as well as photography and videography, during calendar year 2016

This competition is open to journalists and their news outlets in the following categories:

Daily newspapers – 3 circulation groups
Television stations – 3 market areas
Radio stations – 3 market […]

By |November 30th, 2017|0 Comments

David Ignatius – The Quantum Spy

Presenting Sponsor – Cher & David Jacobs
Sponsor: American Airlines Group

KRLD Promotional Sponsor: Money Matters with Ken Moraif and Bank of America

Media Sponsor: The Dallas Morning News and KERA

 (Books included in ticket price)

David Ignatius of The Washington Post has been a pundit powerhouse of page and screen for twenty-five years. After graduating magna cum laude from Harvard College in 1973, […]

By |November 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Walter Isaacson – Leonardo da Vinci


Walter Isaacson is a celebrated journalist, biographer, intellectual leader, and humanist. He has been CEO of the Aspen Institute since 2003 and previously was editor of TIME Magazine and CEO of CNN.

He is currently serving as University Professor in the history department at Tulane University in his hometown of New Orleans. In 2005, he was […]

By |November 28th, 2017|0 Comments