Selection movie awards editor Clayton Davis has been awarded the excellence in leisure journalism award by the Nationwide Affiliation of Latino Impartial Producers. NALIP made the announcement on Thursday.
“Latinx voices are important within the leisure business, which is why we need to emphasize the significance of journalists spreading the message by their platforms,” NALIP wrote in its announcement on Twitter. “We’re honored to current Clayton Davis with this award as he has labored diligently as an editor at Selection.”
Latinx voices are important within the leisure business, which is why we need to emphasize the significance of journalists spreading the message by their platforms.We’re honored to current Clayton Davis with this award as he has labored diligently as an Editor at @Variety. pic.twitter.com/off9R2JyqE
— NALIP (@NALIP_org) October 15, 2021
The award was given as part of the NALIP’s Latino Media Pageant, an annual two-day occasion meant to have fun the very best of U.S. Latinx content material throughout all media platforms, together with narrative brief movies, TV pilots, digital content material, documentary shorts and tech narratives. The pageant additionally helps up-and-coming business leaders from the Latinx neighborhood by varied mentorships, connections and sources, striving to fill the media business with extra Latinx illustration each on and off display.
NALIP is a non-profit advocacy group selling the skilled wants of Latinx artists in media. Based in 1999, the group has gathered producers, content material creators, lecturers and media advocates to assist the Latinx neighborhood be heard and represented within the media business.
Clayton Davis is Selection’s movie awards editor. Apart from contributing written awards season protection, Davis can also be the host of the “Selection Awards Circuit Podcast” and the video net sequence “The Take.” Davis joined Selection in Sept. 2020 after overlaying the movie awards season for greater than 15 years. Davis can also be the founding father of the Latino Leisure Journalists Affiliation, the primary Latino-based critics’ group in the USA. Moreover, he’s a member of a number of different skilled critics organizations, together with the Critics Selection Affiliation, African American Movie Critics Affiliation, New York Movie Critics On-line and Black Reel Awards.