Business Insider wins a Young Walkley

Ben Collins, one of the launch journalists for Business Insider Australia, won a prestigious Walkley Young Journalist Of The Year Award, in the text based journalism category.

Ben’s winning stories included his profile of the Australian artist Nigel Milsom, stories about the forgotten residents of Grantham, and his story of an Iraqi refugee who repaid welfare after building a successful business.

The judges stated “Collins three submissions showed versatility across diverse subjects, with the common thread of thorough research and impeccable storytelling.”