TONY PHYRILLAS

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Communications or Media
Occupation Editor/Columnist
Location Pennsylvania, United States
Introduction Tony A. Phyrillas is a leading conservative columnist, commentator and blogger based in Pennsylvania. A veteran newspaperman with 33 years experience as a reporter, editor, photographer and columnist, Phyrillas received a first place award in 2010 for best column from the Pennsylvania Associated Press Managing Editors and a first place award in 2007 for Best Opinion Column from Suburban Newspapers of America. He was recognized for column writing in 2007 by the Society of Professional Journalists, Keystone Chapter and in 2006 by the SPJ Greater Philadelphia Chapter. Phyrillas is ranked among the most influential political bloggers in Pennsylvania by BlogNetNews.com. Odyssey: The World of Greece magazine named Phyrillas one of the leading Greek-American bloggers in the world. A Penn State University graduate, Phyrillas is the editor/content manager of The Mercury, a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning daily newspaper in Pottstown, Pa. Phyrillas is a frequent guest on talk radio and panelist on the "Journalists Roundtable" program on the Pennsylvania Cable Network. He co-hosted a weekly radio program on WPAZ 1370 AM for 2 years.
Interests Blogging - More than 2.5 million page views at Tony Phyrillas on Politics
Favorite Movies The Godfather, The Godfather Part II
Favorite Music Green Day