• 2013 TMAC Travel Writing Awards; best people photo
  • 2013 TMAC Travel Writing Awards; honorary mention best service feature
  • 2011 International Regional Magazine Association, Award of Merit, feature story
  • 2010 Atlantic Journalism Awards, Gold, Magazine profile
  • 2010 Northern Lights Award, finalist, best travel piece Canadian destination
  • 2009 TMAC Travel Writing Awards, Best outdoor/adventure story
  • 2009 TMAC Travel Writing Awards, Best people photo
  • 2009 TIAC National Awards for Tourism Excellence, presented by The Globe and Mail, Tourism Toronto Travel Media Award
  • 2008 Atlantic Journalism Award, Best Magazine Article, Silver,  Saltscapes Magazine
  • 2008 Atlantic Journalism Award, Best Magazine Profile, Silver, Saltscapes Magazine
  • 2006 Northern Lights Award, finalist, best travel piece Canadian destination (co-author)
  • 2004 Atlantic Journalism Award, Best Article , Silver, Atlantic Business Magazine
  • 2004 Professional Writer’s Association of Canada, Volunteer of the year award