08 May PIX11 Wins 6 Emmy Awards
Including Best Anchor, Best Sports Anchor, Best Public/Community Affairs Series, Best Reporter – Specialty Assignment, Best Reporter – Transportation and Best Promotion – Sports
May 6, 2017—PIX11, Tribune Broadcasting’s New York flagship television station is pleased to announce the station has been awarded 6 Emmy® Awards by the New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. To date, PIX11 has won over 350 Emmy® Awards.
The New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences’ 60th Annual New York Emmy® Awards honor outstanding achievement in the television industry.
The following are PIX11’s 6 Emmy® Award wins:
Talent: Anchor – News
Kori Chambers. September 22, 2015. (WPIX-TV).
Talent: Anchor – Sports
Scott Stanford. September 1, 2015. (WPIX-TV).
Talent: Reporter – Specialty Assignment
Kirstin Cole. November 12, 2015. (WPIX-TV).
Talent: Reporter – Transportation/Traffic
Greg Mocker. November 4, 2015. (WPIX-TV).
Public/Current/Community Affairs: Series
No Place to Call Home: The New Face of Homelessness. November 9, 2015. (WPIX-TV). Mario Diaz, Reporter; Jay Dow, Correspondent
Promotion: Program Promo – Sports
Two Teams, One Station. April 2, 2016. (WPIX-TV). David Hyman, SVP of Creative Services, Vas Mountzouros, Creative Director, Dave McDonald, Executive Producer, Mike Lee, Director of Photography, Jared Weitzman, Alon Sicherman
Founded in 1948 and owned by Tribune Broadcasting, a division of Tribune Media, WPIX-TV (PIX11) has long been regarded as a groundbreaking station in New York. In 2006, PIX11 became the flagship station of the CW Television Network and PIX11’s award winning news, successful primetime programming, off-network sitcom favorites, public affairs shows and outstanding event coverage have contributed to the station’s success. The station has been honored with numerous awards for excellence including 350 Emmy® Awards (two for Outstanding Morning News Program and multiple Awards for Outstanding Newscast.) PIX11 also has a long history of local sports coverage and in 2015 became the broadcast home of the New York Yankees. PIX11 is also the broadcast station of the New York Mets, since 1999. In 2014, PIX11 announced a long-term, exclusive content and marketing partnership with the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. PIX11 is also home to the New Jersey Lottery drawings. PIX11 engages with audiences across multiple social platforms; find us on Facebook at facebook.com/pix11news, on Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Periscope: @pix11news. For more information visit www.pix11.com.