Edward R. Murrow regional award to Spencer Christian for podcast with ChessPals founder Henry Lien
Updated: May 25
Congratulations Spencer and the team at KGO ABC7 for winning back to back Edward R. Murrow awards! Here are the words of Tom Cibrowski, President & General Manager of ABC7/KGO-TV:
...KGO won two regional Edward R. Murrow Awards this morning! Congrats to Spencer, Leonard and Marcus Young for winning in the PODCAST category. They continue to do wonderful work on their “After the Weather” podcast and they were recognized for it. Here is the entry: https://youtu.be/lPzQEGHs464
With more than 50 years of experience as a broadcast journalist and weathercaster, ABC7’s Spencer Christian and his guests bring you engaging conversations ranging from difficult dialogue on race relations and climate change, to amusing anecdotes and deeply personal revelations. On this episode of After the Weather, Spencer sits down with a Bay Area teenager who turned his passion for chess into a pathway to progress for underserved immigrant children. And kudos to basically everyone here who contributes to our ABC 7 digital experience for winning back to back Murrows in the DIGITAL category. Big thanks to our core rock star digital team who puts it all together and makes sure our excellent content shines across every platform!!! And a shout out to our data team and visual designers for some really awesome work too! ... Congrats everyone!!!