Two more Telly Awards / by Victor Currie

We just picked up two more Telly Awards for our Online Commercial "Daddy's Boat" for Here's the spot and a press release:



Newport Beach, CA The Telly Awards has named Currie Visual Media as a Bronze winner in the 33rd Annual Telly Awards for their online Insurance industry video for titled “Daddy’s Boat.”   With nearly 11,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, this is truly an honor.  The internet video was honored with two awards, one for media targeted to the insurance industry and another for lower-budget production.

The humorous spot highlights the importance of having local agents review policyholders’ coverage regularly, and is seen on insurance agent members of the National Association of Local Advertisers websites across the county, as well as the association site,

The Telly Awards was founded in 1979 and is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and online commercials, video and films.  Winners represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world.

A prestigious judging panel of over 500 accomplished industry professionals, each a past winner of a Silver Telly and a member of The Silver Telly Council, judged the competition, upholding the historical standard of excellence that Telly represents.  The Silver Council evaluated entries to recognize distinction in creative work – entries do not compete against each other – rather entries are judged against a high standard of merit.

“The Telly Awards has a mission to honor the very best in film and video,” said Linda Day, Executive Director of the Telly Awards.  “Currie Visual Media’s accomplishment illustrates their creativity, skill, and dedication to their craft and serves as a testament to great film and video production.”

“Working with the team at on their online commercial initiative has been a real pleasure as a producer and director,” said Currie Visual Media President Victor Currie. “Online budgets can be challenging, but they gave us the creative freedom to work around those challenges and we ended up with something special.”

About Currie Visual Media

Currie Visual Media is the production company of director/photographer Victor Currie, headquartered in Newport Beach, CA. Currie has overseen projects for Fox Television Studios, A&E Networks, satellite broadcasters, syndicators, and more. He has directed award-winning commercials in both the USA and Europe, multi-camera live and live-to-tape broadcasts, and corporate marketing media. For more information, visit

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