Working with non-profits like Big Brothers Big Sisters is such a privilege. It gives us the opportunity to apply our skills in media to a cause. When the cause is making a positive difference in a kids life there’s no downside. - Steve Gatena
Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) November 14, 2013
The Telly Awards has named Video Production Agency, REP Interactive as a Silver winner in the 34th Annual Telly Awards for their piece titled Big Brothers Big Sisters – Save A Life. With nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, this is truly an honor.
The Save A Life short film created and produced by REP Interactive for Big Brothers Big Sisters is a special piece of branded content. It gives the non-profit organizations supporters and volunteers a personal look at the impact Big Brothers and Big Sisters make on children’s lives. REP Interactive won 11 Telly awards this year, three for their pro-bono work with non-profit organizations, with their short film “Save A Life” for Big Brothers Big Sisters taking hope the top honor for the cause marketing category.
The Telly Awards was founded in 1979 and is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and online commercials, video 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.
For its 34th season, The Telly Awards once again joined forces with YouTube to give the public the power to view and rate videos submitted as part of the People’s Telly Awards. In addition to recognition from the Silver Telly Council, the judging panel that selects the Telly Awards winners, the Internet community helps decide the People’s Telly Awards winners.
A prestigious judging panel of over 500 accomplished industry professionals, each a past winner of a Silver Telly and a member of The Silver Telly Council, judged the competition, upholding the historical standard of excellence that Telly represents.
“The Telly Awards has a mission to honor the very best in film and video,” said Linda Day, Executive Director of the Telly Awards. “REP Interactive’s accomplishment illustrates their creativity, skill, and dedication to their craft and serves as a testament to great film and video production.”
“Working with non-profits like Big Brothers Big Sisters is such a privilege. It gives us the opportunity to apply our skills in media to a cause. When the cause is making a positive difference in a kids life there’s no downside. We graciously accept the award and we encourage as many people as possible to go out and give back to their communities,” Steve Gatena, CEO of REP Interactive.
Fortune 500 Companies trust REP Interactive to produce award winning Video & Broadcast Media solutions. REP Interactive is the premiere video agency of choice for companies looking to create video assets that increase revenue, decrease expenses, and achieve communication goals.