FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Campbell, CA - June 14, 2013
Global Media Outreach (GMO), a leading Internet evangelism and discipleship ministry (www.globalmediaoutreach.com), announced today that it has been awarded the bronze in both the Charitable/Not-for-profit category and Religion/Spirituality category by the 34th Annual Telly Awards. The Telly Awards honor the finest film and video productions, groundbreaking web commercials, videos and films, and outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs.
According to the Silver Telly Council, “Our judging and oversight body is comprised of top industry professionals that are past winners of a Silver Telly, our highest honor. The Telly awards receives over 13,000 entries annually from the finest ad agencies, production companies, TV stations, cable companies, interactive agencies and corporations in the world. It is a remarkable achievement to be selected for recognition." - Silver Telly Council
“These videos were developed to share the impact online missions can have in helping people who are searching for God or are in spiritual crisis. Our media team has worked hard to develop creative and unique ways to share these stories and we feel blessed to have such a talented group with a heart for helping people," said Michelle Diedrich, Chief Marketing Officer.
The Telly Awards was founded in 1978 to honor excellence in local, regional and cable TV commercials. Non-broadcast video and TV program categories were soon added. Today, the Telly is one of the most sought-after awards by industry leaders, from large international firms to local production companies and ad agencies. With the quality of non-broadcast productions, traditional local & cable television commercials and programming on the rise, along with the world of online video continuing to rapidly evolve.
About Global Media Outreach
GMO’s vision is to give everyone on earth multiple opportunities to know Jesus Christ by 2020, build their faith and connect them to Christian communities in every country. GMO uses the Internet, mobile devices and social media in multiple languages to share the Good News of Jesus Christ across the globe. For more information about online missions at GMO visit www.globalmediaoutreach.com. These videos and others can be found on Global Media Outreach's YouTube channel at Youtube.com/globalmediaoutreach.
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Media Contact: Sharon Christian