The CMA has announced winners of the media achievement award and several international awards. Alanna Nash, a longtime magazine journalist and biographer, accepted the media achievement award at a reception prior to the CMA Awards on Tuesday (Nov. 9). Jeff Green, executive director of the Americana Music Association, earned the Jo Walker-Meador International Award for marketing country music outside North America. Allied Artists Australia was named the international talent buyer/promoter, and Nikos Garavelas won the international country broadcasters award. As previously announced, Dolly Parton accepted the international artist achievement award backstage during the CMA Awards.