2013 Excellence in Broadcasting Recipients

We just completed our 51st Executive Conference at the Sagamore Resort Hotel in Bolton Landing.  We wish to congratulate those stations and broadcast professionals who received the “Excellence in Broadcasting Awards”.  You represent the best in broadcasting. Congratulations to this year’s winners:

LARGE MARKET RADIO
(RED GROUP)


OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL

WNOW, NEW YORK – “GUIFFRE AUTO GROUP – FORGET ABOUT IT”

OUTSTANDING PROMOTION ANNOUNCEMENT OR SERIES

WNOW, NEW YORK – “WE’RE ALL SANDY HOOK”

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT/CAMPAIGN

WFUV, NEW YORK – “STRIKING A CHORD”

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM OR SERIES

WFUV, NEW YORK – “CITYSCAPE”

OUTSTANDING SPOT NEWS

WFUV, NEW YORK – “SANDY’S AFTERMATH”

OUTSTANDING FEATURE STORY

WFUV, NEW YORK – “BIG ANDY, LITTLE ANDY, AND THE GIFT OF HOPE”

OUTSTANDING STATION SPONSORED EVENT

WQHT, NEW YORK – “HOT 97’s SUMMER JAM 2012 NICKI MINAJ”

OUTSTANDING ON-AIR BROADCAST PERSONALITY OR TEAM

WNOW, NEW YORK – “ZANN ON 92.3 NOW”

OUTSTANDING SPORTSCAST

WNYM, NEW YORK – “AL GATTULLO SPORTS REPORT”

OUTSTANDING COMMENTARY/EDITORIAL

WFUV, NEW YORK – “ROOMMATING 101”


SMALL MARKET TELEVISION
(GREEN GROUP)


OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL

WWNY-TV, WATERTOWN – “LA BELLA FONTE”

OUTSTANDING PROMOTION ANNOUNCEMENT OR SERIES

WBNG-TV, JOHNSON CITY – “ACTION NEWS EXPECT IMAGE”

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT/CAMPAIGN

WWNY-TV, WATERTOWN – “VICTIM’S ASSISTANCE CENTER”

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM OR SERIES

WRNN-TV, RYE BROOK – “CAUTION: BABY ON BOARD”

OUTSTANDING SPOT NEWS

WKTV-TV, UTICA – “VALLEY SHOOTING SPREE”

OUTSTANDING HARD NEWS STORY

WBNG-TV, JOHNSON CITY – “KURYLO FORECLOSURE”

OUTSTANDING FEATURE NEWS STORY

WBNG-TV, JOHNSON CITY – “TWO VETS REUNITED”

OUTSTANDING LOCALLY ORIGINATED NEWSCAST

WETM-TV, ELMIRA – “REMEMBERING CARL PROPER”

OUTSTANDING DOCUMENTARY PROGRAM

WUTR-TV, UTICA – “JACKPOT TURNING STONE”

OUTSTANDING LOCAL SPORTING EVENT

WUTR-TV, UTICA – “35TH BOILERMAKER ROAD RACE”

OUTSTANDING SPORTSCAST

WETM-TV, ELMIRA – “WETM SPORTS BLITZ – NASCAR AT WATKINS GLEN”

OUTSTANDING LOCALLY PRODUCED TV SHOW

WRNN-TV, RYE BROOK – “BODIES AT THE BEACH”


MEDIUM MARKET RADIO
(BLUE GROUP)


OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL

WBAB, BABYLON – “SECURITY DODGE – MAKING CAR BUYING FUN AGAIN”

OUTSTANDING PROMOTION ANNOUNCEMENT OR SERIES

WBAB, BABYLON – “LED ZEPPELIN DAY PROMO”

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT/CAMPAIGN

WBAB, BABYLON – “WOUNDED WARRIOR”

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM OR SERIES

WAMC, ALBANY – “BULLYING SERIES”

OUTSTANDING LOCAL NEWSCAST

WHAM, ROCHESTER – “WHAM FIVE O’CLOCK NEWS HOUR”

OUTSTANDING FEATURE STORY

WAMC, ALBANY – “LUCAS WILLARD ON NEIL LERNER’S VIDEO GAME SOUND”

OUTSTANDING STATION SPONSORED EVENT

WYJB, ALBANY – “B95.5 RADIOTHON 2012”

OUTSTANDING ON-AIR BROADCAST PERSONALITY OR TEAM

WBBS, SYRACUSE – “TOM & BECKY IN THE MORNING”

OUTSTANDING LOCAL SPORTING EVENT

WOFX, ALBANY – “U ALBANY WIN OVER VERMONT”

OUTSTANDING SPORTSCAST

WTKW, SYRACUSE – “DAVE COOMBS SPORTS”


MEDIUM MARKET TELEVISION
(BLUE GROUP)


OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL

WKBW-TV, BUFFALO – “PROTOCOL RESTAURANT”

OUTSTANDING PROMOTION ANNOUNCEMENT OR SERIES

WSYR-TV, SYRACUSE – “NEWSCHANNEL 9 ON THE LOOKOUT-PARTNERSHIP WITH POLICE”

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT/CAMPAIGN

WSTM-TV & WCNY-TV, SYRACUSE – “MOTHER MARIANNE: A SAINT FOR CNY”

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM OR SERIES

WRGB-TV, SCHENECTADY – “TOWN HALL: GUNS IN AMERICA”

OUTSTANDING SPOT NEWS

WHAM-TV, ROCHESTER – “FIREFIGHTERS AMBUSHED”

OUTSTANDING HARD NEWS STORY

WIVB-TV, BUFFALO – “MIKEY”

OUTSTANDING FEATURE NEWS STORY

WSTM-TV, SYRACUSE – “BABY EASTON”

OUTSTANDING LOCALLY ORIGINATED NEWSCAST

WHEC-TV, ROCHESTER – “CHRISTMAS EVE TRAGEDY”

OUTSTANDING DOCUMENTARY PROGRAM

WSTM-TV & WCNY-TV, SYRACUSE – “A SAINT FOR CENTRAL NEW YORK”

OUTSTANDING LOCAL SPORTING EVENT

WGRZ-TV, BUFFALO – “LIVE HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL WEBCAST”

OUTSTANDING INDIVIDUAL PROGRAM OR SERIES DESIGNED FOR CHILDREN

WXXI-TV, ROCHESTER – “HOMEWORK HOTLINE”

OUTSTANDING LOCALLY PRODUCED TV SHOW

WLIW-TV, LONG ISLAND – “METROFOCUS: SUPERSTORM SANDY”


SMALL MARKET RADIO
(GREEN GROUP)


OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL

WCQL, QUEENSBURY – “NEW STUDENT HOUSING AT SUNY ADIRONDACK”

OUTSTANDING PROMOTION ANNOUNCEMENT OR SERIES

WVTT, OLEAN – “DISNEY GIVEAWAY”

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT/CAMPAIGN

WCKM, QUEENSBURY – “CANCER SERVICES PROGRAM”

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM OR SERIES

WBNR, BEACON – “RADIOROTARY: PUPPIES BEHIND BARS”

OUTSTANDING SPOT NEWS

WIBX, MARCY – “MOHAWK VALLEY SHOOTING SPREE”

OUTSTANDING LOCAL NEWSCAST

WAVR, WAVERLY – “CHOICE NEWS FEATURING CHUCK CARVER”

OUTSTANDING FEATURE STORY

WIBX, MARCY – “9-11 FEATURE”

OUTSTANDING STATION SPONSORED EVENT

WAVR, WAVERLY – “SCHOLARSHIP CHALLENGE”

OUTSTANDING ON-AIR BROADCAST PERSONALITY OR TEAM

WPIE, LANSING – “BETWEEN THE LINES – SEGMENT 1”

OUTSTANDING LOCAL SPORTING EVENT

WPIE, LANSING – “NYS BASKETBALL SEMIFINAL”

OUTSTANDING SPORTSCAST

WCKM, QUEENSBURY – “HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCOREBOARD”

OUTSTANDING COMMENTARY/EDITORIAL

WENT, GLOVERSVILLE – “EDITORIAL LEXINGTON”


LARGE MARKET TELEVISION
(RED GROUP)


OUTSTANDING HARD NEWS STORY

WPIX-TV, NEW YORK – “DANGER ON THE WATER”

OUTSTANDING FEATURE NEWS STORY

WPIX-TV, NEW YORK – “ROTATOR CUFF SURGERY”

OUTSTANDING LOCALLY ORIGINATED NEWSCAST

WPIX-TV, NEW YORK – “PIX NEWS AT FIVE”

OUTSTANDING DOCUMENTARY PROGRAM

WPIX-TV, NEW YORK – “SANDY: FROM HEARTBREAK TO HOPE”

OUTSTANDING LOCALLY PRODUCED TV SHOW

WNYW-TV, NEW YORK – “HAMPTONS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL”


Our Congratulations to all the award winners!