Honorable Mention / 2018 / Press / Sports

Head First

  • Company
    ZUMA Press, Inc.
  • Photographer
    Paul Kitagaki Jr./ZUMA Press

February 16, 2018 - Pyeongchang, South Korea - Freestyle skier
XU MENGTAO, 27 of China competes during the Women's
Freestyle Skiing final at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic
Games at Phoenix Snow Park.

Agent/Artist/Designer/Educator/Entrepreneur/Father/Philanthropist/Photojournalist/Picture Editor/Publisher/Technologist/VISUALIST
Scott Mc Kiernan is a media industry leader. Mc Kiernan’s dynamic leadership of the ZUMA Press family of companies, as well as decades of wide-ranging experience in photojournalism have proven to be instrumental in establishing one of the largest editorial photo news agencies in the world and the first digital age picture agency: ZUMA Wire. Go To: ZUMAPRESS.com, zReportage.com, ThePicturesofTheDay.com or DOUBLEtruck Magazine.

Awards 2016: Jim Gordon Editor of the Year Award (One of NPPA's top awards. The award honors an outstanding newspaper, magazine, video, movie, Web, book, or other publications editor who supports and promotes strong photojournalism, best use of photography, and whose individual dedication and efforts have moved photojournalism’s standards forward.)
2019 thru 1980: Won numerous awards from over last decades and in 2019 from Communications Arts Photography awards of excellence. As well as OPC (Overseas Press Club), POYi, BoP (NPPA), SPJ, PDN, ASMP, SPE, Headliner Awards and many other major photography, design and journalism contests world wide.