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Fleming, Deborah

Occupation
Journalist, Producer and Television Journalist

Summary

Deborah Fleming is the executive producer of ABC televion's Australian Story. She won a Walkley Award in 2005 for Journalism Leadership for her work on the program. Her citation described her as a 'visionary' and a 'consummate newshound', who 'fosters creativity and a willingness to take risks' amongst the people who work with her. She has "a rare talent for team-building and the loyalty and support she gives her staff are near legendary.' Prior to working with Australian Story since it began broadcasting in 1996, Fleming worked as an executive producer on The 7:30 Report in Brisbane and Sydney.

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Events

c. 1990 -
Career in journalism active
2005
Walkley Award (Senior Journalism Awards) - Journalistic Leadership, Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.walkleys.com/winners/database.html.

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