TIFFEN SPONSOR FOR NEW YORK PRESS ASSOCIATIONS
75TH ANNUAL AWARDS DINNER
Hauppauge, N.Y., June 1, 2010 – The Tiffen Company, a leading manufacturer of award-winning accessories for the still imaging, motion picture and broadcast markets, proudly announced its continuing support as a sponsor of the 75th Annual Awards Dinner for the New York Press Photographers Association, on June 11, 2010 at Terrace on the Park, Flushing Meadow Park, Queens, NY.
“We’re delighted to again be a part of this prestigious event in support of this organization,” said Hilary Araujo, VP of Marketing at The Tiffen Company. “Tiffen has worked with many of the founding members of the NYPPA, and it gives us great pride to keep that tradition ongoing,” continued Araujo. The Tiffen Company has been serving the needs of photo-journals for over 70years.
The New York Press Photographers Association dates back to 1913 and its roots include the Press Photographers of New York. In those days the city was served by eleven daily newspapers and was the headquarters of numerous wire services and syndicates. Although many of these newspapers are gone, New York is still the media capital of the world and the New York Press Photographers Association is the oldest press organization the world, still existing to serve working photographers as a professional and social organization with over 375 active members.