NEW YORK, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ:TST) announced today that it has won a 4 Awards & 1 Finalist recognition in April 2015. These include 2 awards from the New York Press Club in this year's competition which recognizes excellence in journalism by New York metropolitan area news organizations and individual journalists. TheStreet, Inc was also honored with 2 recognitions from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers S.A.B.E.W. This prestigious competition honors excellence in business journalism across all news platforms. In addition TheStreet,Inc. has also won an award from The Society of The Silurians, an organization of distinguished veteran journalists dedicated to excellence and journalistic integrity.
"Here at TheStreet, we are proving that excellent journalism can support a sustainable and growing business. From our ad supported internet site, to our subscription supported newsroom at The Deal, we are growing our audiences and our revenue streams. I am particularly proud that SABEW has awarded The Deal its Digital General Excellence Award for the second year in a row," said Elisabeth DeMarse, Chairman and CEO of The Street.
TheStreet, Inc. won the New York Press Club awards for the following categories with details:
- TheStreet for Consumer Reporting – Internet "Congress to Launch Probe into Escort and Prostitution Services on Twitter,"
- The Deal for Continuing Coverage – Internet "Activist Investing." Awarded to Staff of The Deal.
TheStreet, Inc. won the S.A.B.E.W. awards for the following categories with details:
- The Deal FINALIST for DIGITAL BREAKING NEWS, Division 1 – "Unsolicited bid puts Cleco on the block," by Amanda Levin.
- The Deal for DIGITAL GENERAL EXCELLENCE, Division 1 – Awarded to The Deal Staff.
TheStreet, Inc. won the The Society of the Silurians award for the following category with details:
- TheStreet.com for ONLINE NEWS COMMENTARY Medallion Winner Award for "Unaccountable Bureaucracy" and other columns, by Susan Antilla.
"Being honored by two prestigious journalism organizations – SABEW and the New York Press Club – is a testament to the hard work and expertise The Deal's staff brings to bear on complex financial stories. Winning SABEW's General Excellence award for two straight years is especially gratifying as a recognition of the consistently high quality of our work," said Jeff Kanige, Editor in Chief of The Deal.
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TheStreet, Inc. is the leading independent digital financial media company providing business and financial news, investing ideas and analysis to personal and institutional investors worldwide. The Company's portfolio of business and personal finance brands includes: TheStreet, RealMoney, RealMoney Pro, Stockpickr, Action Alerts PLUS, Options Profits, MainStreet and RateWatch. To learn more, visit www.thestreet.com. The Deal, the Company's institutional business, provides intraday coverage of mergers and acquisitions and all other changes in corporate control. To learn more, visit www.thedeal.com.
About The Deal
The Deal is a media and relationship capital company providing over 100,000 users with business opportunities sourced from proprietary deal news and a relationship discovery tool. Law firms, investment banks, private equity and hedge funds use The Deal's insight and analysis about potential and announced transactions to find their next deal and BoardEx's service and database for building relationships. The Deal is the institutional arm of TheStreet, Inc. and has offices in New York, London, Washington, D.C., Petaluma, CA and Chennai, India. For more information, visit www.thedeal.com.
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