Jeff Skoll Honored with 2010 Environmental Media AwardOctober 17, 2010 by Eddie Scher
Last night Jeff Skoll received an honoree award from the Environmental Media Association in a ceremony at Warner Brothers Studios in Burbank, CA. Actor Natalie Portman presented Skoll with his award, naming the work of the Skoll Foundation and, specifically, the support of grantees the Amazon Conservation Team, the American Council on Renewable Energy, and Global Footprint Network. The EMA presents Environmental Media Awards in seven categories, recognizing efforts by the entertainment industry to educate the public about environmental issues and inspire action. Along with Skoll, Ted Turner was recognized as an honoree at the ceremony.