2006 Friends of Lulu Award Winners

The 2006 FoL awards were presented in a ceremony at the Bristol Hotel this evening. The winners are:

WOMEN OF DISTINCTION AWARD:
(Honoring women in the comic book industry in non-creator roles [editors, publishers, retailers].)
Diana Shutz (Editor, Dark Horse)

WOMEN CARTOONISTS HALL OF FAME:
Roberta Gregory (Naughty Bits, Artistic Licentiousness)

LULU of the YEAR:
(Recognizing those whose work best exemplifies Friends of Lulu’s mission of promoting diversity in comics.)
SCHOLASTIC/GRAPHIX (Publisher: Babysitters Club, Queen Bee, Breaking Up)

KIM YALE AWARD for BEST NEW FEMALE TALENT:
Leigh Dragoon (www.bythewayside.net)

VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR AWARD
Donnie Tracy of Gotham City Limits

Comments

  1. me says

    Cant believe Ronee Garcia Bougeious didnt win the woman of distinction award! After all she works for FOL and should have had the inside track. I guess self dealing and a reporting debacule isnt enough anymore.

  2. says

    Woo hoo! For Leigh Dragoon! Butt dance!
    A six-pack of Mike’s Hard Cider for Lisa Jonte. I was really hoping!

  3. says

    leigh you rock girl. i’m so freaken proud of you. hi fives all around and next time we are in the same country- i’ll totally buy you a cold organic fruit beverage.

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