Videographer Chris Casaburi of Government PhotoVideo and Lisa Kaslyn of Prosper Communications, each Lake Carmel residents, have been named Neighborhood Occasion Activism/Rallies Unbiased Producer class winners of the 2021 Hometown Media Award from the Alliance for Neighborhood Media Basis.
The awards program was established to honor and promote group media and radio and native cable packages which can be distributed on Public, Instructional and Governmental (PEG) entry cable tv channels. Proceeds go to the ACM Basis, which is solely used for facilitating, preserving and selling schooling in group media.
Designed to coach and encourage Putnam residents and guests to assist native eateries in the course of the pandemic, the successful submission featured a collection of highly effective interview vignettes with Putnam County restaurateurs, in addition to visuals demonstrating the security and sanitization protocols that Putnam eating places have applied to make sure the well being, security and luxury of patrons in the course of the pandemic.
Kaslyn stated that with assist of enterprise sponsors, together with Tompkins Mahopac Financial institution, Titan Concrete, Downey Power, Schech’s Pool Spa Patio and Christopher X. Maher, Esq., the Putnam County Enterprise Council funded growth of a public service marketing campaign to assist the hospitality trade, which was onerous hit by COVID-19.
“Working with a proficient cinematographer, like Chris Casaburi, really raised the bar on high quality and enabled us to visually painting a real and persuasive story acknowledging our hospitality heroes,” Kaslyn stated.
Putnam County Restaurant Rally featured institutions from throughout the county, together with Catherine’s Tuscan Grill; Clock Tower Grill; Chilly Spring Depot; The Freight Home Café; Limni; Mezzaluna; Florrie Kaye’s Tea Room; Dolly’s; Bucci Brothers Deli; Arturo’s; Savor Ristorante; Prato Trattoria; Valley Restaurant; Hudson Hil’s Cafe; Trattoria Sei; Le Bouchon; and Riverview Restaurant.
View the video at https://youtu.be/Tc7ynpD_bNA to satisfy a few of Putnam’s extraordinary eatery bosses as they share their dedication to security, good meals and nice environment.
Every year, almost 1,000 entries are submitted. These entries, or packages, are evaluated on a number of elements leading to greater than 100 award winners. A panel of judges from the trade evaluates the entries. Awards are offered to essentially the most inventive packages that tackle group wants, develop numerous group involvement, problem standard business tv codecs and transfer viewers to expertise tv another way.
Prosper Communications labored with native public entry channels in Carmel (Comcast Channel 21) and Putnam Valley (Channel 18) to broadcast the general public service announcement to Putnam residents.
“The Hometown Media Awards have fun each the excellence of labor and the range of media that seems on group channels being produced across the nation,” stated Mike Wassenaar, president & CEO of Alliance for Neighborhood Media. “The ACM Basis is happy with their achievement and of how they signify their communities of their work.”