Miami, FL, US (PRWEB) May 21, 2010
OceansTV, the cruise industry’s leading TV entertainment production company and part of the Travel Entertainment Group (TEG), today announced that it had won four Telly Awards in recognition of original productions for its client, Royal Caribbean International, the world’s largest global cruise line.
From over 13,000 entries worldwide, OceansTV won three of the Telly Awards for its onboard TV program, Royal Caribbean International Menu Magic 2009. It won Silver Tellys, the highest award available, in the Travel / Tourism and Use of Graphics categories and a Bronze Award in the Use of HD category. For its informational short film, Oasis Cruise in Review, it won a Bronze Telly in the Use of Graphics category.
This brings OceansTV’s Telly Awards total to six after being awarded two in 2009 for original productions for Carnival Cruise Lines and fashion company, Dillard’s.
”OceansTV is delighted to receive such wonderful recognition from our peers in the creative community,” said Liz Motley, Executive Producer of OceansTV. “We are very pleased to share the honour of four prestigious Telly Awards with our client, Royal Caribbean International.”
Founded in 1978, the Telly Awards are the premier honour recognising the best local, regional and cable television commercials and programs, video and film productions and work created for the Web. Now in their 31st year, the awards aim to strengthen the visual arts community by inspiring, promoting and supporting creativity.
“To see Oceans TV win these awards only goes to reaffirm our belief in the calibre of the Travel Entertainment Group,” said Adam Maidment, Principal of Greenhill Capital Partners Europe, the private equity fund which took a minority stake in TEG in 2008. “We are greatly encouraged to see the business grow and prosper at such an impressive rate since making our investment in the business.”
For more information about OceansTV visit: http://www.oceanstv.com
OceansTV is the leading entertainment production company serving the in-cabin TV and interactive TV needs of the cruise industry globally.
Based in Miami, Florida in the US and Knutsford, Cheshire in the UK, OceansTV is the first company dedicated solely to providing full service turn-key content solutions for TV entertainment at sea in multiple languages. From original programming and custom-branded TV channels to licensing popular TV content and satellite channels, OceansTV is the single source serving all the needs of in-cabin cruise television at sea.
OceansTV is a privately owned company and part of the Travel Entertainment Group. Other companies within the group include IFE Services Ltd and World Footage Ltd.
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