CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST SELECTED AS WINNER IN THE 36th ANNUAL TELLY AWARDS
Memphis, TN (April 10, 2015) – The Telly Awards has named the Church of God in Christ (COGIC) Public Relations Department as a winner in the 36th Annual Telly Awards for their show titled Holy Convocation-All Access Pass. With nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, this is truly an honor.
Holy Convocation-All Access Pass is a half-hour show that highlighted the various events of the 107th Holy Convocation of the Church of God in Christ. This show was streamed to thousands online and available in hotel rooms throughout the ten-day convention.
“The Telly Awards has a mission to honor the very best in film and video,” says Linda Day, Executive Director of the Telly Awards. “The Church of God in Christ PR department’s accomplishment illustrates their creativity, skill, and dedication to their craft and serves as a testament to great film and video production.”
Robert Coleman, COGIC-PR Director says, “This award is incredible recognition to the team that worked so hard on this show. I cannot say thank you enough to Presiding Bishop Charles E. Blake, Sr. for the opportunity, the shows host Lady Shirley Jordan, Mr. Cormac Parker, crew Eric Reinig, Dave Lowther, David George Newsome, Darris Adkins, Will Hampton, Melba Newsome, Robin Smith and the entire PR staff.”
The Telly Awards was founded in 1979 and is the premier award honoring the finest video and film productions, and online commercials, video and films. Winners represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate public relation departments in the world.
A prestigious judging panel of over 500 accomplished industry professionals, each a past winner of a Silver Telly and a member of The Silver Telly Council, judged the competition, upholding the historical standard of excellence that Telly represents.
About the Church of God in Christ:
The Church of God in Christ is one of the oldest Pentecostal denominations in the world and the 4th largest Protestant group in the United States with churches in 63 countries worldwide and a membership of nearly 6.5 million adherents.