FT.com won the EPPY Award for “Best News Website with 1 million unique monthly visitors and over” from Editor & Publisher today. A top honour for media-affiliated websites worldwide, judges selected a winner based on website content, design, functionality, overall impression and usability.
Borzou Daragahi, the FT’s North Africa correspondent, has been honoured by the American Academy of Diplomacy with the Arthur Ross Media Award for Daily Reporting. Other honorees in today’s ceremony included Robert Gates (former US secretary of defence) and Amb. Edmund J. Hull (former US ambassador to Libya and author of High Value Target: Countering Al-Qaeda in Yemen).