2016 Mike Quinn Awards Luncheon

September 17, 2016  |  The Headliners Club   |  11:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Join the Headliners Foundation in:
Celebrating Texas Journalism 

2016 Mike Quinn Awards Luncheon
Saturday, September 17, 2016
11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The Headliners Club
Chase Tower
221 West Sixth Street, 21st Floor
Austin, Texas 78701

$50 per person

11:00 – 11:30 a.m. – Reception
11:30 a.m. – Luncheon Begins
Noon to 1:30 p.m. – Program

The program will include recognition of the Foundation’s 2015 Journalism Award winners, 2016-2017 Scholarship winners, and special guests Sarah and Ernest Butler, followed by a panel discussion on “New Directions in Opinion and Commentary” featuring award-winning journalists:

Tara Trower Doolittle

Lisa Falkenberg

Mike Hashimoto

Jacquielynn Floyd






Tara Trower Doolittle, editor, Austin American-Statesman

Lisa Falkenberg, columnist, Houston Chronicle, 2015 Pulitzer Prize winner,
and 2015 Green Award winner, Star Opinion Writer of the Year

Mike Hashimoto, blogger/columnist, The Dallas Morning News

Jacquielynn Floyd, columnist, The Dallas Morning News


Reservations are required. Any cancellations for the luncheon should be made no later than 48 hours before the event to info@headlinersfoundation.org to avoid being charged. Parking is available in the garage adjacent to the Chase Tower. If you have any questions, please contact Araminta Sellers, Executive Director, at (512) 496-0272.

Note: If you will be staying overnight in Austin, please note that the Circuit of the Americas will host its Le Mans race the same weekend and hotels will fill quickly.

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