Thank you KTLA and Los Angeles Press Club! Awards 2019

 

Congratulation to all of the KTLA Finalists for the Southern California Journalism Awards! I am so honored to be nominated!

I10. LIFESTYLE FEATURE
Lisa Niver, KTLA, “Money Smart: Ogden Ski Getaway Giveaway Package”

Learn more about my KTLA segments in this article: “Who is a KTLA TV finalist for the SoCal Journalism Awards?

Lisa Niver at Los Angeles Press Club Awards 2019
Lisa Niver at Los Angeles Press Club Awards 2019, Photo by Liz H. Kelly

KTLA FINALISTS

A3. TELEVISION JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR
Courtney Friel, KTLA

A7. SPORTS JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR
David Pingalore, KTLA

A8. PHOTOJOURNALIST/VIDEOGRAPHER
Phil Ige, KTLA 5 News

I1. REGULARLY SCHEDULED NEWSCAST
KTLA 5 News at 10pm Team, KTLA, “KTLA 5 NEWS AT 10”

I2. ANCHOR/HOST
Cher Calvin and Micah Ohlman, KTLA, “KTLA 5 News at 10”

I4 BREAKING NEWS
Steve Kuzj, KTLA 5 News, “Racing to Find Survivors: The Deadly Montecito Mudslide”

I7. NEWS FEATURE, under 5 minutes
Kacey Montoya and Paul Sanchez, KTLA, “Inmates, Shelter Dogs Seek Mutual Rehabilitation”

I9. HUMAN INTEREST FEATURE, under 5 minutes

Dave Mecham and Paul Sanchez, KTLA, “Construction on Kagel Canyon Home Leads to ‘Nuts’ Discovery Hidden in the Walls”

I10. LIFESTYLE FEATURE
Lisa Niver, KTLA, “Money Smart: Ogden Ski Getaway Giveaway Package”

I13. NON-ENTERTAINMENT PERSONALITY PROFILE/INTERVIEW
Courtney Friel, KTLA 5 News, “7 year old girl stuns with National Anthem”

I14. SPORTS
Courtney Friel, KTLA 5 News, “Blind Baseball Team”

K25. WEBSITE, TRADITIONAL NEWS ORGANIZATION
KTLA Digital Team, KTLA 5 News, KTLA.com

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KTLA 5 with Henry Winkler at 2019 Press Club Awards
KTLA 5 with Henry Winkler at 2019 Press Club Awards
Lisa Niver at Los Angeles Press Club Awards Red Carpet 2019
Lisa Niver at Los Angeles Press Club Awards Red Carpet 2019
Cher Calvin and Lisa Niver on the red carpet at the Southern California Journalism Awards 2019
Cher Calvin and Lisa Niver on the red carpet at the Southern California Journalism Awards 2019
Liz H. Kelly, Lisa Niver and Susan Bejeckian at LA Press Club Awards 2019
Liz H. Kelly, Lisa Niver and Susan Bejeckian at LA Press Club Awards 2019
Lisa Niver and Chris Palmeri
Lisa Niver and Chris Palmeri
At the Los Angeles Biltmore
At the Los Angeles Biltmore
Lisa and BJ
Lisa and BJ, The Hollywood Moment

Thank you KTLA

With Jim Hill
With Jim Hill
With Anson Williams: Potsie from Happy Days!
With Anson Williams: Potsie from Happy Days!
Lisa Niver and Diana Ljungaeus
Lisa Niver and Diana Ljungaeus
With Henry Winkler!! The FONZ
With Henry Winkler!! The FONZ
Lisa & Louie: Team KTLA
Lisa & Louie: Team KTLA

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Steve Burrows WINS 1st place "Bleed Out" HBO
Steve Burrows WINS 1st place “Bleed Out” HBO
Lisa Niver is a finalist for broadcast TV on KTLA
Lisa Niver is a finalist for broadcast TV on KTLA
KTLA table at 2019 Press Club Awards
KTLA table at 2019 Press Club Awards
KTLA table at 2019 Press Club Awards with Steve Burrows
KTLA table at 2019 Press Club Awards with Steve Burrows

Cher Calvin wins!
Cher Calvin wins!
Lisa Niver and Cher Calvin
Lisa Niver and Cher Calvin

Team KTLA
Team KTLA

Lisa Ellen Niver

Lisa Ellen Niver, M.A. Education, is a science teacher and is an award-winning travel expert who has explored 101 countries and six continents. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, she worked on cruise ships for seven years and backpacked for three years in Asia. You can find her talking travel at KTLA TV and in her We Said Go Travel videos with over 1.3 million views on her YouTube channel. As a journalist, Niver has interviewed an Olympic swimmer and numerous bestselling authors and has been invited to both the Oscars and the United Nations. She is the founder of We Said Go Travel which is read in 235 countries and was named #3 on Rise Global’s top 1,000 Travel Blogs. She was named both a Top 10 Travel Influencer and a Top 50 Female Influencer for 2021 by Afluencer and is the Social Media Manager for the Los Angeles Press Club. She has been nominated for the inaugural Forbes 50 over 50/Know Your Value list due out in Summer 2021. She has hosted Facebook Live for USA Today 10best and has more than 150,000 followers across social media. Niver is a judge for the Gracies Awards for the Alliance of Women in Media and has also run 15 travel competitions publishing over 2,500 writers and photographers from 75 countries on We Said Go Travel. For her print and digital stories as well as her television segments, she has been awarded two Southern California Journalism Awards and two National Arts and Entertainment Journalism Awards. From 2017 to 2021 in the Southern California Journalism Awards and National Arts and Entertainment Journalism Awards, she has won four times for her broadcast television segments, print and digital articles. Niver won in 2021 as Book Critic and in 2019 for one of her KTLA TV segments NAEJ (National Arts and Entertainment Journalism) award. Niver won an award for her print magazine article for Hemispheres Magazine for United Airlines in the 2020 Southern California Journalism Awards and a 2017 Southern California Journalism Award for her print story for the Jewish Journal. Niver has written for National Geographic, USA Today 10best, TODAY, Teen Vogue, POPSUGAR, Ms. Magazine, Luxury Magazine, Smithsonian, Sierra Club, Saturday Evening Post, AARP, American Airways, Delta Sky, En Route (Air Canada), Hemispheres, Jewish Journal, Myanmar Times, Robb Report, Scuba Diver Life, Ski Utah, Trivago, Undomesticated, Wharton Magazine and Yahoo. She is writing a book, “Brave(ish): It's All About Perspective 50 Adventures Before 50,” about her most recent travels and insights. When she's not SCUBA diving or in her art studio making ceramics, she's helping people find their next dream trip.  http://lisaniver.com/one-page/

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