XIV Premio Manuel Alvarez Argüelles – Costa Galana
The journalist Marcelo Longobardi was awarded the 14th prize Don Manuel Álvarez Argüelles to the journalistic trajectory
On the occasion of celebrating the journalist’s day, on Saturday, June 3, Hotel Costa Galana presented the Manuel Alvarez Argüelles Prize to the Journalistic Trajectory in an exclusive cocktail. The event was a successful event and was attended by important journalists and environmental personalities such as Nequi Galotti, Diego Brancatelli, Ari Paluch, Claudio Rígoli, Luis Otero, Paula García, among others.
During the meeting, the guests had fun with the music and tasted exquisite drinks of the author. In addition, they enjoyed an emotional video about the importance of journalism in the day to day and, when the time came, Claudia Álvarez Argüelles, CEO of the chain and General Manager of Hotel Costa Galana, dedicated a few words to the honorees, To the announcement of the winner of this year: the journalist Marcelo Longobardi. Although he could not be present for work reasons, the journalist sent a thank you video.
Recognizing the journalistic trajectory is a tradition of the Álvarez Argüelles Family that has already been 14 years old. The same began when the directors of the renowned chain decided to honor the profession they considered best represented the values of its founder: Don Manuel Álvarez Argüelles, seeking to highlight the trajectory and appreciating the effort, passion and ethics of those who work day after day in Search for truth.
The important award is the creation of the renowned silversmith Adrián Pallarols. Forged and chiselled in the form of a pen, with handmade techniques of the XVIII century, it is made entirely by hand and was conceived as a unique piece that is signed, as such, on the back of the chiselled.
In this way, for the 14th consecutive year, the famous Don Manuel Álvarez Argüelles Award was presented, through a large tribute to the career of renowned journalists who honor their profession day by day.