Tribune Broadcasting Receives 20 PromaxBDA Local Station Promotion and Marketing Awards

Tribune Broadcasting Receives 20 PromaxBDA Local Station Promotion and Marketing Awards

Tribune Creative Group, Tribune Broadcasting’s in-house creative team, was awarded 20 PromaxBDA Local Station Promotion and Marketing Awards (7 Gold, 6 Silver and 7 Bronze) at the Promax Station Summit Conference in Las Vegas.

All of Tribune’s award-winning creative, production and design work was done entirely in-house.

The awards honor outstanding promotion, marketing and design content in the entertainment industry throughout North America during the eligibility period of January 1 through December 31, 2012.

The following are Tribune’s PromaxBDA Local Station Promotion and Marketing Awards:

General Branding/Image
NY Perspective
Tribune Creative Group East /WPIX

Program Promotional Campaign
Twilight Zone/Outer Limits Marathon
Tribune Creative Group West/KTLA

Program Promotion Spot or Campaign: Entertainment Paper Dolls WSFL

Special News Report or Event Programming Election Coverage- Just the Facts Tribune Creative Group West/KTLA

Entertainment Program Spot
Red Carpet Conversation- Critic’s Choice Awards Tribune Creative Group West/KTLA

Outdoor/Environmental/Transit Ad
WGN Morning News Must Watch Outdoor

Art Direction & Design: Informational Graphics- Sports

Seahawks Open

Tribune Creative Group/KCPQ


Sports Program Spot (Not a Live Event)
Chicago Bulls Launch 2012

Interstitial/Promo-Tainment/Program Wraps Campaign

WGNO Burlesque and Cocktail Culture


Program Promotion Spot or Campaign: Entertainment

Medal Moments


General Branding/Image
Original Charlie “Women”
Tribune Creative Group West

Art Direction & Design: ID

Sports: Open/Titles/Bumpers
Seahawks Open
Tribune Creative Group/KCPQ


News/Information Program Spot
WGN Investigates/Pension

General Branding/Image
Charlie Lives: Salty and Twisted
Tribune Creative Group West

Marketing Video Presentation
PHL17 2012 Sizzle

Mets Memorabilia Campaign
Tribune Creative Group East/WPIX

Art Direction & Design: ID
Syndication Branding
Tribune Creative Group West/KTLA

Art Direction & Design: Image Promo – News
Beat of Southern California Campaign
Tribune Creative Group West/KTLA

We Are One
Tribune Creative Group East /WPIX

View the award-winning creative here:


WGN-TV is Chicago’s CW network affiliate, programming a strong schedule of news, sports and entertainment, with most WGN Sports telecasts, WGN News and CW programs in high definition on WGN 9.1. WGN News now programs more news than any other Chicago TV station for WGN-TV and cable news channel CLTV in Chicago; Rockford, IL; and South Bend, IN. WGN 9.2 is Chicago’s home of Tribune Broadcasting’s new classic TV network, Antenna TV. WGN also programs for WGN America on cable, telco and satellite throughout the U.S. and Canada. WGN-TV is a Tribune Broadcasting station. For additional information on Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV, go to

TRIBUNE MEDIA COMPANY is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. TRIBUNE MEDIA is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, available in 72 million households, Tribune Studios, and Tribune Digital Ventures, including the websites Zap2it and TVByTheNumbers, and Gracenote, one of the world’s leading sources of TV and music metadata powering electronic program guides in televisions, automobiles and mobile devices. TRIBUNE MEDIA also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds other strategic investments in media.

Media contact:

Tribune Company
Gary Weitman
312 222.3394