Jersey Awards

Doug Harter with his son, Jack, a Matheny student, being interviewed by WCBS-TV's Cindy Hsu on the day before Miles for Matheny 2011.

Matheny won two awards at the 44th Annual Jersey Awards, held June 7 by the New Jersey Advertising Club at the Chart House in Weehawken, NJ. The awards, both in the “Public Relations Feature Media Placement” category were: 2nd place for WCBS-TV coverage of Miles for Matheny 2011; and 3rd place for “Walking Miles for Matheny” coverage of Miles for Matheny 2011 in the Bernardsville News.

The awards were presented by co-hosts Herb Barry, former radio personality and current senior sales executive at transit advertising firm Titan 360; and Terrie Carr, music director and midday host at WDHA 105.5FM, “The Rock of New Jersey.”