of the Promax and BDA World Gold Awards were announced during the awards ceremony in New York, June 12-14. From India, there are seven winners for the Promax World Gold Awards and four winners for the BDA World Gold Awards.
The Promax World Gold Awards are awarded for promotion and marketing related activities in the electronic media. The seven winners for the Promax World Gold Awards from India include Star India, Nick India and MTV Networks, Media Content and Communications, SET India, Filmy Sahara One Media & Entertainment, Discovery Communications and TV18 India.
Star India won a total of 18 awards for Channel [V]. These include seven gold awards, seven silver awards and four bronze awards. The gold awards have been won in categories such as Branding/Image Campaign Using One or More Media, Consumer Promotion, Promotional Item, Branding Image, Editing, Directing and Use of Original Music Composition for a Promo.
Nick India and MTV Networks have got six awards. These comprise four gold and two bronze awards. The gold awards have been won in the categories, Branding/Image Campaign Using One or More Media, Promotional Animation Campaign, On-Air Sales Promotion and Consumer Promotion. The bronze awards are in the Non-Promotional Animation and Sound Design categories.
Media Content and Communications bagged a total of eight awards, including two gold, three silver and three bronze. The gold awards are in the Editing and Directing categories. The silver awards are for the categories, News Programme Promotion, Branding/Image and Directing. And the bronze awards have been won in the Holiday/Seasonal Programme Promotion, Copywriting and Non-Promotional Animation categories.
SET India bagged four awards. These include one gold, two silver and one bronze.
The gold award has been won in the Online Advertising category. The silver awards are for SAB TV in the Special Event Programme Promotion and Out-of-House Programme Promotion categories. The bronze award is for SAB TV, again in the Out-of-House Programme Promotion category.
Filmy Sahara One Media & Entertainment scored one gold, one silver and one bronze. The gold award is in the Movie Promotion - For Made-for-TV Movies category, the silver award in the Directing category and the bronze award in the Promotional Item category.
Discovery Communications and TV18 India have one bronze award each. Discovery Communications has won the award in the Use of Original Music Composition for a Promo category and TV 18 has won it in the Branding/Image category.
The BDA World Gold Awards, which encourage designers and professionals involved in all aspects of electronic design in broadcast, broadband and multimedia, have four winners from India. These include Media Content and Communications Service, Filmy Sahara One Media & Entertainment, Star India and TV18 India.
Media Content and Communications Service bagged one gold, four silver and three bronze awards. The gold award has been scored in the News - Bumper category. The silver awards are in the Art Direction & Design: Topical Promo, Art Direction & Design: Image Promo, Art Direction & Design: Special Events Promo and News - Bumper categories. The bronze awards are in categories such as News - Open, News - Bumper and Sports - Bumper.
Filmy Sahara One Media & Entertainment got one gold, one silver and two bronze awards. The gold award is in the Folded Piece category, the silver is in the Interactive Applications Promotion category, and the bronze awards are in the Topical Publication Advertising Campaign - Colour and Promo for Website categories.
TV18 India won a gold award in the Art Direction & Design: Image Promo category. And Star India scored a silver for Channel [V] in the Art Direction & Design: On-Air Illustration category.