PromaxBDA Announces Winners at 2011 Sports Media Marketing Awards
NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Recognizing the best and brightest in sports promotion and marketing, PromaxBDA announced the winners of the 2011 Sports Media Marketing Awards, celebrating the industry’s excellence, creativity and innovation. The honors were presented at a ceremony hosted by actor and comedian Norm Macdonald in New York City.
“This award show, in just its second year, has already become one of the most anticipated events in the industry,” said Jonathan Block-Verk, president and CEO of PromaxBDA International. “Tonight we celebrated the very best, most creative and effective work from the global sports media marketing industry. We congratulate all of the winners.”
Billy Beane (Game Changer), Peter Moore (Lifetime Innovator) and the New York Yankees (Just Cause) received special honors at the ceremony.
Gold International/National Winners:
Overall winners from the International/National competition are:
ESPN, Showtime, HBO, VERSUS, MLB on Fox, DirecTV, Wieden + Kennedy, TV Azteca, Spike, NBA Entertainment, Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, Turner Sports and EA Sports.
Gold Regional/Local Winners:
Overall winners from the Regional/Local competition are: MSG Networks, Astro MBNS, SNY, The Ether, FSN, Comcast SportsNet Bay Area, Comcast SportsNet NE, Tribune Creative Group, East – Pix 11, Mountain West Sports Network, Comcast SportsNet California and Comcast Sports Group.
Gold Sponsor & Corporate Partner Winners:
Overall winner from the Sponsor & Corporate Partner competition are: Proctor & Gamble, Heat, Verizon Wireless, ESPN and The Vault NYC.
Gold Teams/Leagues/Conferences/Collegiate Winners:
Overall winners from the Teams/Leagues/Conferences/Collegiate competition are: NFL, NHL, New York Knicks, NBA Entertainment, Chicago Blackhawks, St. Louis Rams, Houston Texans, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, MLB Advanced Media, RocketXL and the Philadelphia Flyers.
Six select categories were taken from the sector exclusive groupings to compete collectively for Titanium Awards. The Titanium winners were presented by NBA Hall of Famer, Walt “Clyde” Frazier. Winners were: NFL, VERSUS, Fox Sports Marketing, MSG Networks, HBO and Turner Sports.
For a complete list of winners please go to Sportsmediamarketing.com.
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