News Industry Mega-Conference

Vince Johnson (center), group publisher of The Sumter Item and Gulf Coast Media and one of the judges for the Mega-Innovation Award, presents the 2022 award to, The Times-Picayune, The Advocate and The Acadiana Advocate's (l-r) Kevin Hall, chief revenue officer; Judi Terzotis, president and publisher; Alisha Owens, vice president, sales; and Robert Young, vice president, digital solutions. (Photo by Phelan M. Ebenhack / PME Photography, Inc.), The Times-Picayune, The Advocate and The Acadiana Advocate were honored with the 2022 Mega-Innovation Award at the News Industry Mega-Conference for the sports betting website was launched in summer 2021, around the time that legal sports betting started in Louisiana. The site features articles, podcasts and videos about sports betting along with live odds provided by Caesars Sportsbook. Caesars is’s sports betting content partner.

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