ORLANDO – June 28, 2017 – Orlando’s WFTV Channel 9 was honored at the 2017 PromaxBDA Local Awards in Las Vegas where the Creative Services team took home a Promax Gold Award in the Weather Program Image category.
The campaign focused on the moments when Hurricane Matthew threatened Central Florida and the days after the storm cleared.
“We are honored to be recognized for our creative work during Hurricane Matthew, ” said Sean Garcia, Director of Marketing at WFTV Channel 9. “During the storm the entire station delivered unmatched coverage and our creative team was right there to capture every moment of it.”
The annual PromaxBDA Local Awards at Station Summit celebrates and honors the best in local media, marketing and design, driving excellence, creativity and innovation from the local market.
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