The Press Club of Western Pennsylvania will honor Rick Sebak with the President's Award for lifetime achievement at the 49th annual Golden Quill Awards, May 13 at the Sheraton Station Square Hotel, South Side.
Mr. Sebak, WQED-TV Pittsburgh senior producer, writer and narrator, is known for his documentaries about Pittsburgh, its traditions, landmarks and quirks. He recently celebrated his 25th anniversary with WQED.
Winners of the Golden Quills competition, recognizing professional excellence in written, photographic, illustration, broadcast and online journalism in Western Pennsylvania, also will be announced at the May 13 event.
The Press Club also will honor Nancy Jones, retired journalism educator, with this year's Service to Journalism Award. Jessica Tully, a junior at Penn State University, will receive the 2013 Bob Fryer Memorial Scholarship.