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NYC MEDIA WINS FIVE EMMYS IN 53rd ANNUAL NEW YORK EMMY AWARDS


Network Had Been Nominated For Over a Dozen Awards in the Year's Competition, Wins Five During Ceremony Held at Marriott Marquis

NYC Media, the official television network of the City of New York, takes home five Emmys in the 53rd Annual New York Awards. The Annual New York Emmy Awards honors the craft of television regardless of the delivery platform and celebrates excellence in the industry honoring the best in video storytelling. The awards were presented on Sunday, April 18 at the Marriot Marquis in Times Square.

“We’re proud of our whole team at NYC Media and humbled by the academy for recognizing everyone’s hard work,” said Katherine Oliver, President & General Manager of  NYC Media. “NYC Media appreciates the hard work, dedication, and creativity of our staff. It is wonderful to see that our peers in the industry recognize their fine work too.” 

“I’m thrilled that Kelly Choi, Andrew Guidone, the We Are New York staff and the whole production team at NYC Media have been honored by the Academy,” said Diane Petzke, Director of Programming for NYC Media. “It has been terrific to become part of the NYC Media team. We are all excited about last night and look forward to more successes in the weeks, months and years to come.”

NYC Media’s five winners included Kelly Choi for her on-air work as a Features Reporter, producer Andrew Guidone for Educational Programming for That’s So New York: Henry Hudson 400th Anniversary, the writers of We Are New York, an English as Second Language (ESL) show for Best Writer category and as well as for Best Photographer, and New York 360 Angle: Shanghai Restoration Project for Best Entertainment News.

NYC Media is the official TV, radio and online network of the City of New York, informing, educating and entertaining New Yorkers about the City's diverse people and neighborhoods, government, services, attractions and activities. As a unique public media entity, NYC Media produces award-winning content that is accountable, useful and compelling. NYC Media is the quintessential source of information about New York City. For more information on NYC Media, visit http://www.nyc.gov/media.