The Northern California Chapter of the National Television Academy has recognized FSN Bay Area with 10 Emmy Award nominations in six categories. The announcement was made by Ted Griggs, Vice President of Programming and Operations, FSN Bay Area.
The San Jose Sharks broadcast team was strongly represented in the nominations.
“We’re proud of their excellence and dedication to their craft,” said Sharks Executive Vice President of Business Operations Malcolm Bordelon. “We have always felt we have one of the best production teams and on-air talent combinations. They deserve the recognition.”
SPORTS - FEATURE/SEGMENT Brotherhood Through Baseball: A Kidney Transplant Story, FSN Bay Area Kevin Eck, Executive Producer; Amy Gutierrez, Producer/Writer; Renel Brooks-Moon, Talent; Franck Battelli, Directory of Photography; Jack Pavelick, Editor
SPORTS – PROGRAM/SPECIAL San Jose Sharks Hockey: Shark Byte # 406, FSN Bay Area Frank Albin, Ted Griggs, Executive Producers; Kevin Eck, Producer/Writer/ Editor; Richard Tomassini, Associate Producer; Drew Remenda, Talent
SPORTING EVENT/GAME A's vs Boston Red Sox "Lucky Charms," FSN Bay Area Ted Griggs, Executive Producer; Devon Ferris, Coordinating Producer; David Koppett, Producer; Ray Fosse, Glen Kuiper, Tim Roye, Talent; Tom Adza, Director
San Francisco Giants Baseball: A Must-Win with Winn, FSN Bay Area Ted Griggs, Executive Producer; Joe Washington, Coordinating Producer; Jeff Kuiper, Producer; Mike Krukow, Duane Kuiper, Talent; Jim Lynch, Director
Sharks vs Calgary Flames: Shootout in San Jose, FSN Bay Area Ted Griggs, Executive Producer; Devon Ferris, Coordinating Producer David Koppett, Producer; Randy Hahn, Play-By-Play Talent; Glen Kuiper, Sideline Talent; Drew Remenda, Color Talent; Frank Albin, Director; D'Aulaire Louwerse, Associate Director
PROMOTION - PROGRAM - SINGLE SPOT A's vs New York Yankees "Underdog" Promotion, FSN Bay Area/Jamination Productions, Inc. Tom Pellack, Producer/Director; Aaron Buckles, Animator
ON CAMERA TALENT - SPORTS PLAY-BY-PLAY/ANALYST Golden State Warriors Basketball, FSN Bay Area Bob Fitzgerald, Play-By-Play Talent; Jim Barnett, Color Talent; Glen Kuiper, Sideline Talent; Matthew Steinmetz, Sideline Talent
San Jose Sharks Hockey, FSN Bay Area Randy Hahn, Play-By-Play Talent; Drew Remenda, Color Talent; Glen Kuiper, Sideline Talent
DIRECTOR Adza Composite, FSN Bay Area Tom Adza, Director
Lynch Composite, FSN Bay Area Jim Lynch, Director
“Being nominated for 10 Emmy Awards is indication of the collective efforts of the entire FSN Bay Area programming and production staff,” said Griggs. “We are honored by the recognition, and feel privileged to work among some of the most talented people in the industry.” The 35th Annual San Francisco/Northern California Area Emmy Award ceremony takes place Saturday, May 20th at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco.