RAVENS PRODUCTIONS EARNS RECORD SIX EMMY AWARDS
The Baltimore Ravens broadcasting group, Ravens Productions, won a franchise-record six Emmy Awards from the National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, it was announced this past Saturday.
With the six awards, the group has now captured 26 Emmys in its 22-year history.
"We are honored to be recognized with a team-record six Emmy Awards," Ravens vice president of broadcasting and gameday productions Jay O'Brien stated. "These awards are a testament to the talent and dedication of the Ravens Productions team and our commitment to providing Ravens fans with outstanding video content. We share these Emmys with the entire Ravens organization who contributed to this success."
Ravens Productions creates all video content for the team's digital platforms, television programming and in-stadium gameday productions. This year, the group received a record-high 12 nominations, which were the most among any sports organization taking part in the Emmys program.
"I'm very proud of the team of creative and talented artists that is Ravens Productions," senior vice president of Ravens media Michelle Andres said. "Six Emmys are just reward for their hard work."
Those included in the nominations were executive producer/writer O'Brien, director/technical director Steve Groff, senior producer Matt Brevet, photographer/editor/producer Eddie Coughlan, photographer/editor Phil Cunningham, producer/editor Jessie Knaak, photographer/editor Nick Modisett, photographer Jeff Atkinson, animator/production assistant Brittany Jorge, production assistant Jack Dana, production assistant Mackenzie Smith and host Keith Mills.
Kristen Berset, who hosted Ravens Report, was also honored with the Ted Yates Award recognizing her courageous battle against breast cancer.
Here's a look at the six categories the Ravens won:
Sports – Feature/Segment: Homes in Haiti
Promotion – Program – Sports: We Are the Flock
Sports – Daily or Weekly Program: Ravens Report
Photographer – Sports (Single Camera Only):
Baltimore Ravens Composite – Eddie Coughlan
Ravens Wired – Jeff Atkinson
Baltimore Ravens Composite – Brittany Jorge