FSN Prime Ticket Receives Gold Broadcast Design Association Award for "Clippers Insider"
“The creativity and professionalism displayed in our on-air marketing is what differentiates FSN WEST and FSN PRIME TICKET with the viewers and makes us valuable partners with our teams and clients,” said Steve Simpson, senior vice president and general manager, FSN WEST and FSN PRIME TICKET. “Kudos to Steve, Greg and James: not only are you our best, you are among the best there is at what you do.”
In the category of “Art Direction and Design: Image Campaign”, Graphic Designer Steve Guerrero received a Gold BDA (Broadcast Design Association) Award, the top honor given by the organization, for his efforts on the 2006 Clippers Graphic Package. The package was created for “Clippers Insider” and included a promotional spot, show tease and in-show elements.
Director of Creative Services/OAP Greg Taylor and Producer/Editor James Freeman were recognized for their work promoting the April 2006 re-brand of FSN West 2 as FSN PRIME TICKET. Taylor and Freeman received Silver and Bronze Promax/BDA 2007 Promotion and Marketing Awards for their tease and eventual unveil of the new network name. The creative effort featured the Clippers’ Elton Brand, Roger Cross (Curtis Manning on “24”), Tommy Lasorda and Brian May of Queen, featuring the band performing “We Will Rock You”.
The FSN PRIME TICKET promotions, along with all other winning entries, have been added to the permanent collection of Promax/BDA media at the United States Library of Congress as part of The Robert Neer Promax/BDA Promos.tv Collection. The collection contains over 6,900 winning promotional spots from Promax/BDA competitions worldwide since 1999.
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FSN PRIME TICKET and its sister network, FSN WEST, have provided local sports coverage to Southern California, Nevada and Hawaii for over 20 years. Together, FSN PRIME TICKET and FSN WEST present more live, local sports programming than any other network or broadcast system in the market, producing over 700 live sporting events and telecast 5,000 hours of original programming every year. For complete national and regional sports news, provocative opinions, telecast schedules and updated statistics, log-on to www.foxsports.com.