Chicago, IL.  — (June 24, 2011) The Winners of the 32nd Annual Telly Awards have been announced.  With nearly 11,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, this year’s Telly Awards has been one of the most successful and competitive in the long history of the Telly Awards. Fig Media is honored to be among the winners !

Founded in 1979, the Telly Awards is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and web commercials, videos and films. Winners represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world.

This year fig media won 3 Telly awards for work produced with clients from the 2010 season. Taking home bronze awards for cinematography, corporate employee messaging and online campaign series.

Take a look at our award winning work below. This year’s Winners include companies, agencies and organizations of all sizes, from large multinational media companies to small ad agencies and local production houses. A sample of Winners includes: FOX SPORTS NET, Nickelodeon, Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, Outdoor Channel, Time Warner Cable, Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, Turner Studios and The Lighthouse Film Company.

view fig’s winning work

Best Cinematography, Non-Broadcast Film/Video, Bronze Award Winner

. Client: Veuve Clicquot. Title: The Arrival. A documentary of the 102nd Race to Mackinac Island presented by Veuve Clicquot. Executive Producers: Anna Kimball and Timothy Norris. Producers: James Gustin and Andrew Ettenofer. Director: Melissa Martens. Cinematographers: James Gustin, Tim Musho and Melissa Martens. Music: Erin McDougald and Skimasks.

Best Employee Communications, Non-Broadcast Film/Video, Bronze Winner

Client: Starwood Hotels. Title: The Starwood Journey. Executive Producers: Rick Ueno and Mike Cassidy. Producers: Andrew Ettenofer and James Gustin. Director: Melissa Martens. Cinematography: Tim Musho and Melissa Martens. Editor: Melissa Martens.

Best Online Campaign Series, Non-Broadcast Film/Video, Bronze Winner (4) films in a campaign. Christmas Storybook.


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 Come Back

Client: The Resort at Paws Up. Executive Producers: Larry Libson and John Romfo. Producer: James Gustin. Director: Melissa Martens. Cinematography: Billy Rood, Melissa Martens, James Gustin and Tim Musho. Writer: Larry Libson. Music Composition: Michael Conroy. Editor: Melissa Martens.