AWE Recognized for “A Wealth of Entertainment” during the 41st Annual Pacific Southwest Emmy Awards
San Diego, CA – July 17, 2015 – AWE, the premiere lifestyle and entertainment channel, recently earned four Emmy Awards proudly accepted by AWE production staff members during the recent 41st Annual Pacific Southwest Emmy Awards ceremony held in Palm Springs, California. AWE was nominated for six Emmys and its sister channel, One America News Network, was nominated for one Emmy. AWE and its staff members were recipients of Emmy in four different categories, namely Arts & Entertainment Programming, Technology Programming, Public, Current, & Community Affairs Programming, and Audio.
AWE EMMY AWARD RECIPIENTS:
Arts/Entertainment – Program/Special, The Magic of the Venice Carnevale, Christina Cindrich, AWE
Technology – Program/Special, Boys Toys: Aviation Eye-Candy, Jenn Barlow, AWE
Public/Current/Community Affairs – Program or Special, Branded – The Story of Sex Slavery in the U.S., Brandon Ruta, Braulio Carvajal, AWE
Audio, Branded – The Story of Sex Slavery in the US, Stephen Estrada , AWE
Christina Cindrich, Emmy-award winning Producer and On-Air Talent for AWE, stated, “When you love what you do it shows in your work. AWE is not only a fun, vicarious channel to watch, but producing the content, from all corners of the world, is an amazing and enjoyable experience. We’re thrilled that a number of our productions have been recognized by our peers in the industry.”
The Pacific Southwest Emmy Awards includes nearly 450 members in the broadcast and cable television production industry. The purpose of the Emmy Awards is to recognize outstanding achievements in television by conferring annual awards of merit in the Pacific Southwest region. The annual presentation of these awards is intended to be an incentive for the continued pursuit of excellence for those working in television and to focus public attention on outstanding cultural, educational, technological, entertainment, news and informational achievements in television. Edited versions of the 2015 Emmy® Awards will be televised in Las Vegas on Cox Channel 96 on July 19 at 5 pm, in San Diego on Cox channel 4 on July 18th at 7 pm, and in Santa Barbara on Cox channel 8 at 5 pm.
AWE is available nationally on AT&T U-Verse, channel 147 and 1147 in HD, Verizon FiOS TV, channel 169 and 669 in HD, Centurylink Prism TV channel 470 and 1470, Frontier Communications, Charter Communications in multiple states, along with over one hundred regional cable providers across the nation.
About AWE – A Wealth of Entertainment
A Wealth of Entertainment (“AWE”) features a wide range of lifestyles and entertainment programming from exotic travel and outrageous homes to live world championship boxing. AWE is featured on over a hundred cable providers, including AT&T U-Verse, ch 147 and 1147 in HD, Verizon FiOS TV, ch 169 and 669 in HD, CenturyLink PRISM TV channel 470 and 1470 in HD. For more information, please visit www.awetv.com.
For additional information contact:
Stephanie Gonzalez, Press Coordinator for AWE