Richard Hiller Amberg, Jr.

Title:  Associate Publisher (Retired), General Manager (Retired)

Company:  The Washington Times

Location:  Washington, D.C.


  • Inductee, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement (2018)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who In Finance and Industry, Marquis Who’s Who (1989-1990, 1992-1993)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in America, Marquis Who’s Who (1987-1996)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in the South and Southwest, Marquis Who’s Who (1988-1989, 1991-1996)
  • Recipient, Pulitzer Price, Local Reporting (1988)
  • Recipient, Lifetime Philanthropy Award, Central Alabama Chapter, National Society of Fund Raising Executives (1997)
  • Recipient, Award, National Business Committee for the Arts (1996)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Eagle Scout Award Boy Scouts of America (1994)
  • Recipient, Silver Beaver Award (1991)
  • Recipient, Tree of Life Award, Jewish National Fund (1991)
  • Recipient, Citizen of the Year Award, Montala Chapter, Civitan International (1988)
  • Recipient, Silver Medal Award, Montgomery Advertising Federation (1992)
  • Inductee, Order of St. John of Jerusalem, Knight of Malta (1992)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Service Medal, State of Alabama (1992)
  • Recipient, Outstanding Service Award, Brentwood Children’s Home (1992)
  • Recipient, Volunteer of the Year Award, Alabama Division, American Cancer Society (1993)
  • Recipient, National Dome Award, American Cancer Society (1994)
  • Recipient, Alexis De Tocqueville Award, Montgomery Area United Way (1994)
  • Recipient, Paul Harris Fellowship, Rotary (1994)
  • Recipient, Mary Katherine Archibald Blount Special Friend of MACOA Award (1995)
  • Recipient, Medal of Honor, Alabama Senior Citizens Hall of Fame (1987)
  • Recipient, Special Award for Outstanding Service, Better Business Bureau of Central Alabama (1995)
  • Recipient, Advocates for Children Award, Montgomery County Council of PTAs (1996)
  • Recipient, Administration Volunteer of the Year, American Red Cross of Central Alabama (1996)
  • Recipient, Candles in the Dark Award, King Hill Family Life Center (1996)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Service Award, Montgomery YMCA (1997)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Service Award, Montgomery Rotary Club (1997)
  • Recipient, Citizen of the Year Award, Montgomery Advertiser (1997)
  • Recipient, Delegates Award, American Cancer Society National Assembly (1997)
  • Recipient, Outstanding Dedication Award, American Red Cross of Central Alabama (1997)
  • Recipient, Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation Award, National Society of Fundraising Executives (1995)
  • Recipient, First CMR Spotlight Award, Center for Military Readiness (2001)
  • Recipient, National Silver Bell Award, Advertising Council (2004)


  • Honorary LLD, Troy State University
  • BA, Harvard University

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