April 7, 2003
Michael P. Gaughan, Producer/Director/Shooter of the feature story FDNY Fireman’s Thank You Bike Tour for “BikeTV” received the Bronze Statuette in the 2003 TELLY Awards in the Television or Cable Program/News Feature Category.
Other entrants in this category came from such names as The History Channel, The Discovery Channel and NBA Entertainment. Richard Brause provided sound recordist skills. Michael also supervised the editing of the piece which was ablily edited by N’Quavah Owusu of Edit Decisions, Ltd.
The TELLY Awards were founded in 1980 to recognize non-network and cable TV commercials and were expanded a few years later to include non-network TV programing. Each entry is judged against a standard of excellence. The bronze statuette signifies that a project has exceeded industry standards.