SBN Video News Wrapper Honored by Garden State Journalists Association

Steve Lubetkin reporting from in front of Russel Hall at Fort Monmouth, NJSteve Lubetkin reporting from in front of Russel Hall at Fort Monmouth, NJ

CHERRY HILL, NJ–(SBN)–A video news feature produced by SBN for its content partner has won second place in the TV Feature category in the 2015 Memorial Journalism Awards sponsored by the Garden State Journalists Association.

The video report, which documents a tour of the decommissioned Fort Monmouth military base in Monmouth County, was among four entries honored in the TV Feature category. SBN News Director Steve Lubetkin, who reports on New Jersey and Pennsylvania commercial real estate news for, was videographer and on-camera reporter for the video news wrapper.

The original news story is here and the SBN version of the news report is here.

You can watch the video in the player below.

“We are deeply honored to be recognized by our journalism colleagues,” said Lubetkin. “We look forward to continuing to produce audio and video news content that lives up to the high standards of the journalism profession.”


About the Author

Steve Lubetkin
Steve Lubetkin is the news director for Steve’s journalism background includes print and broadcast reporting for NJ news organizations. In May 2019, he began anchoring and reporting for the new weekly podcast, "The CRE News Hour," a news and features program focusing on the commercial real estate industry. From 2014 to 2019 he was New Jersey and Philadelphia editor for and filled in covering Chicago/Midwest and Atlanta. He has won numerous awards for his audio and video news reporting from the Garden State Journalists Association, and he has also been recognized for video by the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. He has produced audio podcasts on CRE topics for the NAR Commercial Division and the CCIM Institute. Steve has also served (from August 2017 to March 2018) as national broadcast news correspondent for, a news website focused on practical advice for senior executives in small- and medium-sized companies. Steve also reports on-camera and covers conferences for, a public policy news coverage website focused on New Jersey government and industry; and for clients of, a division of The Lubetkin Media Companies LLC. In March 2021, he was elected to the board of directors of the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. Steve has been the computer columnist for the Jewish Community Voice of Southern New Jersey, since 1996. Steve is co-author, with Toronto-based podcasting pioneer Donna Papacosta, of the book, The Business of Podcasting: How to Take Your Podcasting Passion from the Personal to the Professional. You can email Steve at