PBA30 TV Honored with GABBYs and SE Emmys
In only two days, PBA30 TV collected two GABBY Awards from the Georgia Association of Broadcasters and four Southeastern Regional Emmy Awards from the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences.
"We accept these awards as recognition of our talented staff and their steadfast commitment to serve our community," said Milton Clifford, President and Chief Executive Officer of Public Broadcasting Atlanta.
PBA30 TV’sJack Walsh, Gordon Ray and Trevor Keller won Emmys in the category of “Television News and Program Specialty Excellence-Arts and Entertainment” as well as “Excellence in Photography (Non News)” for the PBA30 TV special, Cosplay! Crafting a Secret Identity.
For achievement in “Audio- Live and Post Production,” Jack Walsh was awarded the Emmy for the PBA30 show This Is Atlanta. Jack also won “Director – Post-production” for Cosplay! Crafting a Secret Identity.
The Georgia Association of Broadcasters also recognized Cosplay! Crafting a Secret Identity as award-worthy, naming it the “Best Locally Produced Program (Class AA - Non news/sports).” Finally, the “Best Photographer – Videographer” GABBY was presented to Jack Walsh for a compilation of his work on several PBA30 shows.