2011 Winners


CATEGORY A: LARGE NEWSPAPERS


Winners (left to right) Ben Casselman, Russell Gold and Doug Blackmon pose for a photo.

"Deep Trouble," by Ben CasselmanRussell GoldDouglas A. BlackmonVanessa O'ConnellAlexandra Berzon and Ana Campoy, The Wall Street Journal


CATEGORY B: MEDIUM & SMALL NEWSPAPERS


Winner Michael J. Berens (right) poses for a photo with presenter Brian Ross (left) of ABC.

"Seniors for Sale," by Michael J. Berens, The Seattle Times



Presenter Brian Ross (left) of ABC poses for a photo with (left to right) Thomas Buckingham, winner Glenn Howatt and Todd Stone.

"Hounded -- Debtors and the New Breed of Collectors," by Chris Serres and Glenn Howatt, Minneapolis Star Tribune


CATEGORY C: MAGAZINES


Winners Amanda Bennett (left) and Charles R. Babcock (right) pose for a photo.

"End-of-Life Warning at $618,616 Makes Me Wonder Was It Worth It," by Amanda Bennett and Charles R. Babcock, Bloomberg Businessweek

CATEGORY D: COMMENTARY


Winner Paul Krugman (right) poses for a photo with presenter Erik Schatzker (left) of Bloomberg.

 "Paul Krugman Columns," by Paul Krugman, The New York Times


CATEGORY E: BREAKING NEWS


Presenter Margaret Brennan (left) of Bloomberg and winners (left to right) Jenny Strasburg, Tom Lauricella, Mary Pilon, Robin Sidel and Scott Patterson pose for a photo.

"Flash Crash," by Tom Lauricella, Peter A. McKay, Scott Patterson, Jenny Strasburg, Robin Sidel, Carolyn Cui and Mary Pilon, The Wall Street Journal


CATEGORY F: BEAT REPORTING


Presenter Jim Cramer (second to right) of CNBC and winners (left to right) Daniel Golden, John Hechinger and John Lauerman (far right) pose for a photo.

"Education Inc.," by Daniel Golden, John Hechinger and John Lauerman, Bloomberg News

CATEGORY G: NEWS SERVICES


Winner David Evans (right) poses for a photo with presenter Sue Herera (left) of CNBC.

"Profiting From Fallen Soldiers," by David Evans, Bloomberg News

CATEGORY H: EXPLANATORY


Winners Tim Logan (middle) and David Nicklaus (right) pose for a photo with presenter Matt Murray (left) of The Wall Street Journal.

"Edifice Complex," by David Nicklaus and Tim Logan, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

CATEGORY I: ONLINE ENTERPRISE


Winners Julia Angwin (left) and Scott Thurm (right) pose for a photo.

"What They Know," by Julia Angwin, Emily Steel, Scott Thurm, Christina Tsuei, Paul Antonson, Jill Kirschenbaum, Jovi Juan, Andrew Garcia Phillips, Sarah Slobin, Susan McGregor, Tom McGinty and Jennifer Valentino-DeVries, The Wall Street Journal


CATEGORY J: BLOGGING


Winner Kara Swisher poses for a photo.

"Liveblogging Yahoo Earnings Calls in 2010 (They're Funny!)," by Kara Swisher, All Things Digital

CATEGORY K: PERSONAL FINANCE


Winner Ron Lieber (right) poses for a photo with presenter Poppy Harlow (left) of CNN.

"Student Debt," by Ron Lieber, The New York Times


CATEGORY L: TELEVISION ENTERPRISE


Presenter Rebecca Jarvis (left) of CBS and winners (left to right) Mitch Weitzner, Scott Cohn and Jeff Pohlman pose for a photo.

 "Remington Under Fire: A CNBC Investigation," by Mitch Weitzner, Scott Cohn, Jeff Pohlman, Emily Bodenberg, Steven Banton and Gary Vandenbergh, CNBC


CATEGORY M: BUSINESS BOOKS


Presenter Bob Simon (left) of CBS poses for a photo with Peter Rudegeair (right) accepting the winning award on behalf of Sebastian Mallaby.

"More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite" by Sebastian Mallaby, The Penguin Press