Evolve IMG Wins the 2014 Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Journalism
For the Second Consecutive Year, Creative Team at Evolve Recognized for their Work with ESPN
June 03, 2014 --
Evolve IMG (www.evolveimg.com), a boutique creative production company, announced today it has won the 2014 Sports Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Journalism. This is the second consecutive year that the ESPN E:60 Team, along with Evolve, has been recognized with this Emmy Award. The team also received a nomination for outstanding cinematography. The Emmy Award was presented for outstanding journalism for the ESPN E:60 feature from Thailand, Children of the Ring (the program is available here: https://vimeo.com/78683235).
The TV feature was shot on location in Thailand by DP Joel Edwards, Mike Bove and Bill Roach. The award winning production team was led by producer Beein Gim, reporter Jeremy Schaap, and was edited by Tim Horgan and the Bluefoot Entertainment Team (bluefoottv.com) and executive produced by Andy Tennant, Michael Baltierra and Ben Houser.
More information on the 2014 Sports Emmy Awards can be found by visiting the Offical Emmy winners page: http://emmyonline.com/sports_35th_winners. The Sports Emmy Award recipients were chosen by a Blue Ribbon Panel of industry peers. The awards recognize outstanding achievement by individuals and programs broadcast throughout the 2014 calendar year.
"We are thrilled to be a part of the team recognized with this prestigious award," said Joel Edwards, co-founder and director of production for Evolve IMG. "To win this challenging category two years in a row is a testament to the leadership and incredibly talented team ESPN has been putting together. We're so honored to be a part of this!"
About The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) is a professional service organization dedicated to the advancement of the arts and sciences of television and the promotion of creative leadership for artistic, educational and technical achievements within the television industry. It recognizes excellence in television with the coveted Emmy® Award for News & Documentary, Sports, Daytime Entertainment, Daytime Creative Arts & Entertainment, Public & Community Service, and Technology & Engineering. Regional Emmy® Awards are given in 19 regions across the United States. NATAS also presents the Global Media AwardsTM which recognizes excellence in the world-wide intersection of digital entertainment and technology. Emmy® Awards given out for primetime programming are presented by our sister organization, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS). Beyond awards, NATAS has extensive educational programs including Regional Student Television Awards for outstanding journalistic work by high school students, as well as scholarships, publications, and major activities for both industry professionals and the viewing public. For more information, please visit the website at www.emmyonline.tv
About Evolve IMG
Evolve is a boutique creative production company that produces digital film, TV, HD video, motion & graphic design and photography. Our Process is simple. We are on a never ending quest to capture, create, design and produce extraordinary stories and images. As a full creative and technical shop, we facilitate entire campaigns or can provide a la carte services.
We work with ideas, networks, brands, agencies, directors and producers to collaboratively craft content. We are based in Chicago, IL but take our services anywhere on the globe.
Evolve has crafted content for ESPN, National Geographic, Fox, NBC, ABC, TLC, Disney, Samsung, Gatorade, Nike, SkullCandy, Bloomberg TV, Abbott and many other networks and brands. Over this time span Evolve has been recognized with numerous industry awards. In the past 4 years alone, Evolve has been nominated for 24 National Emmy Awards, winning 4 of them in Best Promo Campaign, Outstanding Cinematography and Journalism categories. For more information, please visit www.evolveimg.com.