3 Questions: Greg Manifold

Judging

Greg Manifold is deputy design director for news at The Washington Post. He is a judge on the long form team.

What was it like being a judge?
“It’s been more personally more powerful than even the convention. It was a great opportunity to see things in other papers to aspire toward.”

Do you have any advice for designers entering the contest next year?
“You have to be really critical and honest with yourself and not shy away from constructive criticism from your peers before you even get to this point.”

What do you like to geek-out on?
“Golf. Anything golf-related. I take a golf trip every spring that I look forward to.”

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