RAD5 MEDIA WINS TWO PRESTIGIOUS FILM AWARDS
43rd ANNUAL TELLY AWARDS has awarded Rad5 Media two prizes in Branded Content for General-Cause Marketing and Best Recruitment for their film Mandy’s Farm | Grow, A Caregiver’s Story.
Albuquerque, NM – March 25, 2022 – Rad5 Media announced today its film, Mandy’s Farm | Grow, A Caregiver’s Story, has received two awards in Branded Content for General-Cause Marketing and Best Recruitment Film at the 43rd Annual Telly Awards. The Telly Awards is the premier award honoring excellence in video and television across all screens. Established in 1979, The Telly Awards receives over 12,000 entries from all 50 states and 5 continents. Entrants are judged by the Telly Awards Judging Council, an industry body of over 200 leading experts reflective of the multiscreen industry representing a variety of video platforms, television, streaming networks, and production companies including Adobe, Netflix, Dow Jones, A&E Networks, Hearst Media, Nickelodeon, ESPN Films, and Vimeo.
“Now, more than ever, it is necessary to celebrate video work that reflects the top tier of our industry, such as Rad5 Media,” says Telly Awards Executive Director Sabrina Dridje. “This year’s submissions reflect an industry that has returned to the important work of storytelling, one that has returned with a new perspective that values innovation, agility, equity, and tenacious creativity.”
“The level of compassion and dedication provided by the caregivers at Mandy’s Farm is something to take notice of, open your hearts, and share. We’re honored to be recognized for the two Telly awards, and most importantly, work on projects that inspire,” says Mike Radigan, President of Rad5 Media.
Today’s winner’s announcement caps a year-long celebration of creators producing work reflecting an ever-changing landscape emerging from the difficulties and opportunities of the last few years. “Whether it’s new ways of remote working, placing purpose at the center of a business’s key values or providing Employee Resource Groups for communities to gather and support each internally”, says Dridje, “this year’s incredible group of winners perfectly exemplifies the many artful and unique ways video is being used to tackle these timely topics.
Last year, the Telly Awards attracted more than 12,000 entries from top video content producers including Netflix, HBO Latin America, Microsoft, Condé Nast, Adobe, Nickelodeon, and Partizan.
ABOUT MANDY’S FARM
Mandy’s Farm is a nonprofit organization that assists individuals with developmental disabilities in achieving their goals for living, learning, and working in the community. It serves over 200 adults with developmental disabilities living in the Albuquerque metro area. The services at Mandy’s Farm allow individuals with disabilities to successfully participate in their community, obtain and retain employment, and reduce instances of abuse, neglect, and exploitation.
ABOUT TWILIGHT HOMES
Twilight Homes, an award-winning homebuilder and one of the largest locally owned homebuilders in New Mexico. It has been named to the INC 5000 list, one of New Mexico’s Top Private Companies of 2021 by Albuquerque Business First.
ABOUT RAD5 MEDIA
Rad5 Media is an award-winning Digital Marketing Agency and Video Production Studio proudly based in Albuquerque, NM. They value the creative process, enriching people’s lives, and delivering results that transform businesses. More information at rad5media.com or call 505.302.0516.
ABOUT THE TELLY AWARDS
The Telly Awards is the premier award honoring video and television across all screens. Established in 1979, The Telly Awards receives over 12,000 entries from all 50 states and 5 continents. Entrants are judged by The Telly Awards Judging Council—an industry body of over 200 leading experts including advertising agencies, production companies, and major television networks, reflective of the multiscreen industry and includes executives from Dow Jones, Duplass Brothers Productions, Complex Networks, Bloomberg, Weta Digital, A&E Networks, Hearst Media, ESPN Films, RYOT, Vice+ and Vimeo. Past winners include Red Cross, Bloomberg, BBC Global, BET, Christies, Condé Nast, DC Entertainment, Discovery Communications, Disney, ESPN, FORTUNE, HBO, Hearst, Microsoft, MLB, NBC, Nickelodeon, Netflix, PBS Digital Studios, PlayStation Studios, Sesame Workshop, Sony Music Entertainment, Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture,Square,The Guardian,Time Warner, Under Armour, Universal, Univision, ViacomCBS.