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PromaxBDALocal Awards

2013 PromaxBDALocal Awards WINNERS Announced HERE!

The PromaxBDALocal Awards celebrate excellence, creativity and innovation in local television promotion, marketing and design.


JUN
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deadline

March 26, 2013

 

overview

Online Entry Deadlines
You may begin the entering process starting January 28, 2013. The final deadline for the competition is Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:59 p.m. PST (UTC/GMT -8 hours). Please see below for all pricing details and corresponding entry deadlines. All materials must be received in the PromaxBDA offices in Santa Monica by Monday, April 1, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. PST (UTC/GMT -8 hours).

All extensions are published - there will be no additional extensions.

key dates

The 2013 PromaxBDALocal Awards will be presented on Thursday, June 27, 2013.

Key dates* currently scheduled are:


Tuesday, January 22, 2013 Category Announcement
Monday, January 28, 2013 Competition Opens
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:59 p.m. PST FINAL DEADLINE – ENTRIES CLOSED
Monday, April 15, 2013 Online Judging begins
Friday, April 26, 2013
Onsite Judging begins
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 Finalists Announced
Thursday, June 27, 2013 PromaxBDALocal Awards

*Key dates are subject to change without notice. Please check back often for changes.

pricing tier

Date
January 28 - March 26
FINAL DEADLINE
Single Entry Fee $150
Campaign Fee $200

Competition ends at 8:59 p.m. PST (UTC/GMT -8 hours) on March 26, 2013.

SHIPPING INFORMATION: All physical materials submitted must be received by 5:00 p.m. PST (UTC/GMT -8 hours) on April 1, 2013 (Monday), at the PromaxBDA offices in Santa Monica, CA, U.S.

Questions?
Please contact us at:
Tel. 310.789.1503
Fax. 310.788.7616
E-mail: stacy@promaxbda.org

1522-E Cloverfield Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
United States

categories

view a full list of this year's categories HERE.

eligibility

Entrant can represent the client, vendor or their agent; there is no stipulation in any category regarding the entrant so long as the work was for air, broadcast, publishing or release solely in a local market by a local station or content platform in the United States and Canada.

What is Eligible: All promotion, marketing and design broadcast, published, released or aired between January 1, 2012 and December 31, 2012.

How to Enter: All entries must be processed through our online entry system. If you don't already have a PromaxBDA.org profile, click HERE to get one now. Becoming a member is not required to enter but it will allow you a discounted price. For the best possible chance of winning, please read the category descriptions and entry requirements carefully as categories have changed and new categories have been included.

2013 Winners

Download a PDF of 2013 Winners ▸




2012 PROMAXBDALOCAL AWARDS
FINALIST LIST

**PLEASE NOTE**
Due to select categories being judged at a later date, the finalists in some categories are not included on this list. Finalist/Winners in those categories will be announced at the awards show.

PROMOTION AND MARKETING CATEGORIES

TELEVISION – VIDEO PRESENTATION

GENERAL BRANDING/IMAGE: NEWS STATION IMAGE

CTV BC - CTV Morning Live
Bell Media Agency

Every Day Weather
KWQC-TV6

Keep Connected
NBC 4 New York

News 8 Thanks the First Responders of CT
WTNH News 8

We Are One
WPIX- TV NEW YORK

WMAQ - "World of Chicago" Image
WMAQ / Scott & Victor, LLC

GENERAL BRANDING/IMAGE CAMPAIGN

Canada Tourism: For the Fun Of It
NBC Owned Television Stations: Integrated Sales Marketing + Production

FOX 9: Big Fans
KMSP/FOX 9

Man on the Street Image Campaign 2012
Cox Media Group / Churchman Productions

The Now
NBC 4 New York

WGRZ Storm Team 2 Ready for Winter
WGRZ

WZZM13 Happy Fingers iPad App
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids

HOLIDAY/SPECIAL EVENT PROMOTION

CP24 - Buskerfest "Seeing Is Believing"
Bell Media Agency

CP24 - Pride Spot
Bell Media Agency

Et Tutu, Jason?
KDFW FOX 4

KXAN FORMULA ONE IMAGE
KXAN

OLYMPIC STORIES WORTH SHARING
KING 5

WMAQ - "Snow Globe"
WMAQ

TELEVISION – VIDEO PRESENTATION - CONTENT PROMOTION

PROGRAM PROMOTIONAL SPOT

CP24 - Pride Spot
Bell Media Agency

“6,149 Days [OFFICIAL TRAILER]”
WRAL-TV

CP24 - Buskerfest "Seeing Is Believing"
Bell Media Agency

CTV BC - Best Place
Bell Media Agency

FOX 50 Lip Dub
WRAZ FOX 50

CTV Calgary - Bond Week
Bell Media Agency

PROGRAM PROMOTIONAL CAMPAIGN

CTV BC - Fair Weather
Bell Media Agency

Daybreak Early Club Campaign
LIN Media (WOOD TV)

FOX 50 Lip Dub
WRAZ FOX 50

Global Toronto: Making People's Mornings Better
Global Toronto

Twilight Zone/Outer Limits Marathon
Tribune Creative West/KTLA

WCCO Morning Mascots
WCCO-TV

NEWS/INFORMATION PROGRAM SPOT

CP24 - WDYW Breakfast
Bell Media Agency

LeDuff
WJBK, Fox 2 Detroit

Mobile 5
KPIX 5

News13 at 10 on FOX23 "Sleep More"
WPFO FOX23

WGN Investigates/Pension
WGN-TV

CTV BC - CTV Morning Live
Bell Media Agency

SPECIAL NEWS REPORT OR EVENT PROGRAMMING

"Raleigh's Invisible Homeless"
WRAL-TV

2 NEWS - Girls with Guns
WDTN-TV

Election Coverage- Just The Facts
Tribune Creative West/KTLA

Tired Tommy
WOAI-TV

WBZ-TV:Borderland
WBZ-TV

WMAR ABC2 Daycare Inspections
WMAR ABC2

SPORTS PROGRAM SPOT (NOT A LIVE EVENT/GAME)

Bright House Sports Network In the Spotlight
Bright House Sports Network

Chicago Bulls Launch 2012
WGN-TV

Chicago White Sox Launch 2012
WGN-TV

Friday Night Blitz: Rose Ceremony
ABC 33/40 (WBMA/WJSU/WCFT)

TVA sport Forecast SFX
Groupe TVA inc.

Vote for High 5 Sports!
FOX 5 Atlanta/WAGA-TV

LIVE EVENT SPOT

Butler Dawgs Campaign
MyINDY-TV

KCAL9 Dodgers Baseball We’re Ready
CBS2/KCAL9

TXA 21 Rangers Respect 2012
KTXA

WBZ-TV: Boston Marathon 2012
WBZ-TV

WMAQ - "BoA Chicago Marathon"
WMAQ

KCAL9 This is Lakers Basketball
CBS2/KCAL9

ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAM SPOT

@630 Prime Tie-in
WOAI-TV

Prise 2 Ciné-Souvenir
Groupe TVA inc.

Red Carpet Conversation- Critic's Choice Awards
Tribune Creative West/KTLA

September To Remember
WRAZ FOX 50

Steve Harvey Funk
WRAZ FOX 50

The List - Premiere Week Contest
ABC Action News - WFTS

HOLIDAY/SEASONAL/SPECIAL EVENT PROGRAM SPOT

CP24 - Buskerfest "Seeing Is Believing"
Bell Media Agency

CP24 - Pride Spot
Bell Media Agency

CTV BC - Fair Weather
Bell Media Agency

Meeting Street: Tony & Nathan
WPRI

Thanksgiving Pix11 Style
Tribune Creative Group

CTV Calgary - Holiday Help Week
Bell Media Agency

DAYTIME PROGRAM SPOT

CTV Calgary - Winter Week / Holiday Help Week / Bond Week
Bell Media Agency

CTV BC - CTV Morning Live
Bell Media Agency

CP24 - Pride Spot
Bell Media Agency

Blend Bombshell
FOX 4 WFTX-TV

WALA - Studio10 Image
WALA

CP24 - WDYW Breakfast
Bell Media Agency

DAYPART/BLOCK OF PROGRAMS SPOT

Big Bold Comedy
WRAZ FOX 50

Family Rock Your Mother Men
Tribune Creative Group

Jimmy Kimmel Live: I'm Following You!
WJLA-ABC7

News4 & Today
WRC/NBC4

Up All Night
KBCW-TV

WMAQ - "The N-B-3!"
WMAQ

STUNT PROMOTION: ON-AIR ONLY

@630 Telenovela
WOAI-TV

Anchor Expecting WTNH ID
WTNH News 8

CP24 - Buskerfest "Seeing Is Believing"
Bell Media Agency

DNC Hints
WCCB

Simpsons Halloween at Christmas
WCCB

CP24 - Pride Spot
Bell Media Agency

ON-AIR CONSUMER TIE-IN PROMO

CTV BC - Fair Weather
Bell Media Agency

CTV News Toronto - Caribbean Carnival PSA "A Little Caribbean In All Of Us"
Bell Media Agency

Fiora: Stay Bright
NBC Owned Television Stations: Integrated Sales Marketing + Production

Guggenhiem and Thirteen Dual Membership Spot
THIRTEEN

Royal Caribbean: Royal Deck-athlon
NBC Owned Television Stations: Integrated Sales Marketing + Production

Taking Action For Your Health
ABC Action News - WFTS

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

CTV Montreal 'Spirit of Giving'
Bell Media Agency

Nursing Careers 4 Life
WRC/NBC4

CP24 - Pride Spot
Bell Media Agency

Sign the Pledge
WIAT-TV

CTV Calgary - Gift of Safety
Bell Media Agency

XtheTXT Jeff
WWLP

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT CAMPAIGN

2012 Take the Pledge
KXAS-TV

CTV Winnipeg- Siloam Mission Chapters Campaign
Bell Media Agency

Hispanic Heritage Month
NBC 4 New York

KXAN READ-A-THON CAMPAIGN
KXAN

WMAQ - "2012 Black History Month"
WMAQ

XtheTXT
WWLP

TELEVISION – VIDEO PRESENTATION
SYNDICATED/DISTRIBUTED PROGRAM CATEGORIES

PROGRAM PROMOTION SPOT OR CAMPAIGN: ENTERTAINMENT

Dayton's CW November Sweeps Campaign
WBDT-TV

Great Song, Great Show
WTTO CW 21

Medal Moments
SFL-TV

Paper Dolls
WSFL-TV

Springer Wilkos - Show Titles
WCIU

Simpsons Halloweek
WSFL-TV

MARKETING VIDEO/PRESENTATION

Bill Cunningham Presentation
Tribune Creative Group

CBS Synergy Sales Video
CBS2/KCAL9

Family Fest Sales Tape
WRAZ FOX 50

New Building Presentation
KXAS-TV

PHL17 2012 Sizzle
WPHL

WGRZ Hello
WGRZ

SPECIAL CATEGORIES

BEST WORK NEVER SEEN

Early Bird
WRC/NBC4

Fats Oils Grease
Global Edmonton

KCAL9 IMAGE
CBS2/KCAL9

KXAN ONE WEEK
KXAN

Morning news - Dan
ABC Action News - WFTS

WGRZ This is the Place
WGRZ

FUNNIEST PROMO

Key Art Awards - Call for Entries
Phoenix Media Group

News13 at 10 on FOX23 "Sleep More (Car)" Promo
WPFO FOX23

Snow Day
KSDK

The Devil is in the Details
WIAT-TV

The Truth About Lying
WIAT-TV

Victorian Smackdown
TVO

CRAFT CATEGORIES

EDITING

CTV BC - CTV Morning Live
Bell Media Agency

"6,149 Days [OFFICIAL TRAILER]"
WRAL-TV

CP24 - Buskerfest "Seeing Is Believing"
Bell Media Agency

CP24 - CP24 HD
Bell Media Agency

Wild_Image_Spot.mov
KCET

COPYWRITING

CP24 - Pride Spot
Bell Media Agency

FOX 50 Holiday Storybook
WRAZ FOX 50

The Remote
WRC/NBC4

Tools of the Trade
KOMO 4 TV

TVO Arts & Docs Image
TVO

WE ARE ONE
WPIX 11 NEW YORK

DIRECTING

CTV Calgary - Bond Week
Bell Media Agency

CBS 11 News Karen Borta Expert
KTVT-KTXA

CP24 - Buskerfest "Seeing Is Believing"
Bell Media Agency

Mets Memoribila Campaign
Tribune Creative Group

CTV News Toronto - Clocks
Bell Media Agency

FOX 50 Lip Dub
WRAZ FOX 50

USE OF ORIGINAL MUSIC IN A PROMO

@630 Telenovela
WOAI-TV

CBS2 Thats My City
CBS2/KCAL9

Lip Dub
WRAZ FOX 50

Our City
Global Edmonton

WDTN You Are Here
Stephen Arnold Music

We Love Dale
KRIS Communications

MUSIC OR INSTRUMENTAL THEME WITH OR WITHOUT VOCALS

CTV BC - Open House
Bell Media Agency

CTV News Toronto - Clocks
Bell Media Agency

Lip Dub
WRAZ FOX 50

News 8: Who’s Got Your Back?
WTNH News 8

STORM CENTER Rap
WCSH 6

This Is The Place
Stephen Arnold Music

SOUND DESIGN

"6,149 Days [OFFICIAL TRAILER]"
WRAL-TV

2012 CLIO Awards - Show Open
Phoenix Media Group

2012 Key Art Awards - Show Open
Phoenix Media Group

22News Chicopee Shooting
WWLP

See the Difference
WOAI-TV

Turn Down the Noise
WIAT-TV

OUTDOOR, OUT-OF-HOME, PRINT AND POSTER
GENERAL AND CONTENT PROMOTION

OUTDOOR/ENVIRONMENTAL/TRANSIT AD

CTV Winnipeg - My Manitoba Is Campaign
Bell Media Agency

Houston Eye Opener
Tribune Creative West/KIAH

News 18 Bus Wrap
WLFI

SFL-TV Billboards
WSFL-TV

WGN Morning News Must Watch Outdoor
WGN-TV

WMAQ - "World of Chicago" - Outdoor Media
WMAQ


DESIGN CATEGORIES

INTEGRATED MEDIA

TOTAL PACKAGE DESIGN – STATION/CHANNEL: ON-AIR

CP24 - CHANNEL HD RE-FRESH
Bell Media Agency

Form Graphics Package
NBC ArtWorks

WALA - HD Graphics Package
Giant Octopus

WISH-TV 2012 Graphics
WISH-TV

WLIW Package Design
THIRTEEN (Sister Station of WLIW21 under WNET)

WMAQ - Station Re-Design
WMAQ

CAMPAIGN DESIGN: ALL MEDIA

Global Toronto: Making People's Mornings Better
Global Toronto

Original Charlie Campaign
Tribune Creative West

Target 12 City Slacker
WPRI

True Stories: Stories Worth Sharing
KING 5

WMAQ - "World of Chicago" - Campaign Design
WMAQ

Your Q to Explore
KQED Public Television

TELEVISION/VIDEO PRESENTATION: GENERAL ENTERTAINMENT

GENERAL ENTERTAINMENT: PROGRAM PACKAGE

1st Look Live: On The Red Carpet
NBC ArtWorks

Indy Style Open
WISH-TV

INSIDE the LA Autoshow 2012 Open
CBS2/KCAL9

Pioneers of THIRTEEN Series Open
THIRTEEN

Treasures of New York
THIRTEEN

TV Diner Open
NECN

NEWS: OPEN/TITLES/BUMPERS

Art Prize Open
LIN Media (WOOD TV)

London Underground Bumper
NBC ArtWorks

On the Record Open
THIRTEEN

Political Connections Open
Bay News9

Revista DNC Convention Open
Infomas

WGRZ Sabres Special open
WGRZ

SPORTS: OPEN/TITLES/BUMPERS

Comcast SportsNet Live Event Animations
NBC Sports Regional Networks

Generic Channel Open
Bright House Sports Network

High School Football Game of the Week Open
WKBN - My Valley Sports

KXAN ON TRACK OPEN
KXAN

Seahawks Open
Tribune Creative West/KCPQ

Varsity TV
Bright House Sports Network

SET DESIGN

2 NEWS HD Set Design
WDTN-TV

The Morning Blend
Devlin Design Group

WCCO-TV Studio Set
FX Design Group and WCCO-TV

WMAQ - Tower Studio Set Design
WMAQ / Clickspring

WTMJ News Set
Devlin Design Group

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