Cynopsis Media announced the call for entries for the TV Awards, saluting excellence in national TV programming, from writing and directing to casting and hosting, recognizing outstanding achievement across teams and platforms. The worldwide competition is accepting entries through November 10, 2017; winners will be announced at a special gala in February 2018, in New York City.
“We were thrilled with the response to our inaugural Cynopsis TV Awards, and this year’s promises to be even bigger and better,” says Roberta Caploe, Cynopsis Publisher. “As the early morning must-have source for the industry, Cynopsis understands and appreciates genres from talk shows to true crime, and the ingenuity and talent it takes for initiatives like successful network rebrands and cross-platform campaigns. Winning a Cynopsis TV Award is an acknowledgement that whatever your focus, you’re a leader in the field.”
Presented by Cynopsis, the industry’s most-read and trusted publication, the TV Awards are open to all individuals and teams worldwide including: production companies/studios, producers, networks, composers, lyricists, animators, licensing companies, marketing companies, pr firms, ad agencies, creative services teams, developers, interactive advertising/media, online film/video, and social content. Vendors are also eligible to compete on behalf of a client. The program is open to national and international entrants. The eligibility period is from May 1 2017, to November 17, 2017. (Online entries have now been opened.
The Awards encompass every aspect of the industry, including linear TV, digital content, marketing, and more, with over 40 categories, including:
- Reality Series
- Network Diversity
- Ad-Supported Cable Network
- TV Group
- Team of the Year
- Marketing Campaign
- OTT Service
- Social Media Campaign
- Use of Companion Video
- Production Company
- and more
To see the complete list of categories, go to http://www.cynopsistvawards.com.
Winners and honorable mentions will be saluted during the TV Awards ceremony in February 2018 in NYC and profiled in a special edition of Cynopsis. For entry questions, contact Marketing Coordinator Cathy Pearson at cathyp(at)cynopsis.com. For advertising or sponsorship information, contact VP of Sales & Marketing Mike Farina at mike(at)cynopsis.com.