2012 Emmy Recipients

2012 Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Recipients

 1- Newscast – Evening- Larger Markets (markets #1-38)
“Channel 11 News 11 at 11: Paterno, Spanier Fired”- WPXI-TV
Michael Goldrick, News Director
Julie Fine, Reporter
Courtney Brennan, Reporter
Debora Gaita, Executive Producer
Kelly Eschberger, Producer

2- Newscast – Evening- Medium Markets (markets 39 & smaller)
“69 News at 10:30”- WFMZ-TV
Miranda Villei, Producer
Janelle Hill, Senior Producer
Rob Vaughn, Anchor
Wendy Davis, Anchor

3- Newscast- Morning
“Channel 11 Morning News: PSU Riots”- WPXI-TV
Michael Goldrick, News Director
Maureen Feltz, Producer
Shawn Twardy, Producer

4- General Assignment Report- Within 24 Hours
“Rally at Joe Pa’s House”- KDKA-TV
David Highfield, Reporter
Dave Colabine, Photographer
Steve Willing, Photographer

5- Team Coverage
“Western Psych Shooting”- WPXI-TV
Michael Goldrick, News Director

6- Spot News
“Hospital Shooting Rampage”- KDKA-TV
Anne Linaberger, News Director

7- Continuing Coverage- No Time Limit
“Flooding of 2011”- WGAL-TV
John Mason, Executive Producer

“Penn State Continuing Coverage”- NBC Philadelphia
Rosemary Connors, Reporter
Katy Zachry, Reporter
Brad Berner, Photographer
Matthew Pantaleno, Photographer
Brian Wasilauski, Photographer
Justin Pizzi, Reporter
LuAnn Cahn, Reporter

8- Investigative Report- Single Story or Series
“Check In At Your Own Risk”- CBS3
Ben Simmoneau, Reporter
Andrea Korff, Photographer
Joan Sill, Producer
Mike Henry, Editor

9- Feature News Report
“Storage Battles”- KDKA-TV
David Highfield, Reporter
Ian Smith, Photographer

10- Feature News Report -Serious Feature
“Venomous Snakes for Sale”- FOX29
Gary Scurka, Senior Investigative Producer
Sean Bernard, Photographer/Editor

11- Feature News Report- Series
“Susan’s Story”- KDKA-TV
Ken Rice, Anchor
Ian Smith, Photographer
Michael Challik, Photographer

12- Arts/Entertainment Program Feature/Segment
“State of the Arts: Steve Tobin”- PCK Media
Eric Schultz, Producer/Director/Writer
Joseph Conlon, Owner/Director of Photography

13- Arts Program/Special
“Pittsburgh is Art!”- WQED Multimedia
Pierina Morelli, Producer

14- Business/Consumer – News Feature or Series
“Sticker Shock”- CBS3
Jim Donovan, Producer
Jennifer Coleman, Producer
Mike Henry, Producer
Andrea Korff, News/Special Projects Photographer
Terence Brownley, News Photographer

15- Children/Youth/Teen (19 and under)- Program or Special
“Cosmo’s World II – Water”- eMediaWorks
Teri Haddad, Producer
Brandon Pousley, Editor
Scott Paul, Director

16- Crime News- Single Story or Series
“The Murder of the Rabbi’s Wife”- NBC Philadelphia
Edward Dress, Investigative Producer
Harry Hairston, Investigative Reporter
Michael Hickey, Video Editor
Steve Gresham, Photographer
Matt Pantaleno, Photographer

17- Education/Schools – News Single Story or Series
“Bully Teacher?”- NBC Philadelphia
Edward Dress, Investigative Producer
Harry Hairston, Investigative Reporter
Michael Hickey, Video Editor
Kristen Catalanotto, Photographer
Greg Durgin, Video Journalist
Michael Hurst, Video Editor

18- Education/Schools Program Feature or Segment
“Roboclass: Reconnecting a Homebound Student”- WQED Multimedia
Maria Kakay, Producer
David Cohen, Editor

19- Education/Schools- Program/Special
“Pitch Perfect”- WQED Multimedia
Minette Seate, Senior Producer

20- Entertainment- Program/Special
“American Beer Blogger – Pilot”- Green Leaf Productions, Inc
Rudy Vegliante, Producer/Director
John T. Wright, Director/Editor

21- Environment/Science – News Single Story or Series
“Drilling Dangers”- WPXI-TV
Mike Goldrick, News Director
Tim Holoman, Photographer/Editor 

22- Health- News Single Story or Series
“Do You Know Your Doctor?” – CBS3
Stephanie Stahl, Reporter/Writer
Ellen Czajkowski, Producer
Andrea Korff, Photographer
Danielle Dolan, Editor

23- Health/Environment/Science- Program Feature/Segment
“Melissa Pihos”- Eagles Television Network
Douglas Interrante, Producer/Editor
Eric Long, Producer

24- Health/Environment/Science – Program/Special
“The Race to Save Pennsylvania’s Bats”- WQED Multimedia
Gina Catanzarite, Producer
David Cohen, Editor
David Forstate, Videographer
Glenn Syska, Videographer
Paul Ruggieri, Videographer

25- Historic/Cultural Program Feature/Segment
“Wilt’s Perfect Number”- Comcast SportsNet
Brad Nau, Producer
Justin Krapf, Editor 

26- Historic/Cultural Program/Special
“Cresson: Remembering Life at the San”- WQED Multimedia
David Solomon, Producer/Writer
Paul Ruggieri, Photojournalist

“Remembering 9/11: Ten Years Later”- CBS3
Rich Edwards, Executive Producer
Susan Barnett, Anchor
Chris May, Anchor

27- Human Interest – News Feature
“The Trick Shot Artist”- WHP CBS21
Jason Bristol, Sports Director
Justin Raub, Photojournalist

“Compassion Project” WTAE-TV
Alexandra Bongiorno, News Director
Wendy Bell, News Anchor
Michael Lazorko, Editor

28- Human Interest Program Feature/Segment
“Harvey… by the Numbers”- Comcast SportsNet
Brad Nau, Producer

29- Human Interest Program/Special
“2011 Challenger Exhibition Game”- WVIA-TV
Ben Payavis, Producer/Director
Tom Curra, Senior VP/Executive Producer
William Kelly, Executive Producer
Kathryn Davies, Producer 

30- Politics/Government- News Single Story or Series
“Welfare Red Tape”- WGAL-TV
Matt Belanger, Reporter
Thomas Knier, Photojournalist

“Inmates on Unemployment” – WHP CBS21
Chris Papst, Reporter

31- Sports- News Single Story or Series
“Manheim Magic: A Local Girl Inspires Community Through Basketball”- Blue Ridge Cable Communications
Jacquie Franciulli, Reporter/Photographer

32- Sports- Program Feature/Segment
“The Boys of BP”- Comcast SportsNet
Brad Nau, Producer

33- Sports- Daily Program or Sportscast
“Toyota SportsNite”- Comcast SportsNet
Rob Kuestner, Assistant News Director
Michelle Murray, VP- News Programming
Michael Mulhern, Show Producer
Rob Michel, Producer
William Markel, Director
Pat Devlin, Assignment Editor
Lisa Hillary, Anchor

34- Sports- Program Series
“The Players Show”- Eagles Television Network
Douglas Interrante, Producer
Bryan Thomas, Producer
Kiel Leggere, Editor/Designer

35- Sports- Program One-Time Special
“Bringing Harry Home”- Wipe Out Productions
Scott Graham, Executive Producer
Dave Petrelius, Producer
Curtis Albucher, Videographer/Editor

“Flyered Up For The Winter Classic”- NBC Philadelphia
Colin Macaulay, Producer
Matthew Maiorano, Photographer/Editor
Tim Furlong, Reporter
Jason Ryan, Photographer
Derek Robinson, Graphic Artist

36- Sporting Event/Game – Live/Unedited Program/Special/Series
“Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs 7/8/11”- ROOT Sports TV
Douglas Johnson, Executive Producer
Pete Toma, Director
Andy Kosco, Producer
Adam Elmore, Tape AD
Jason Steele, Associate Producer

“Philadelphia International Cycling Championship”- Comcast SportsNet
Shawn P. Oleksiak, Senior Executive Producer
Scott Faccenda, Vice President Operations
Brian McLendon, Production Manager
Nicola Marchetta, Broadcast Director

37- Documentary
“Remembering The Scranton Sirens”- WVIA-TV
Gregory Matkosky, Creative Director
Thomas M. Curra, Executive Producer
Andrew Sordoni, Executive Producer
Kris Hendrickson, Producer/Editor
William Kelly, President
Kathryn Davies, Producer
Ben Payavis, Producer 

38- Interview/Discussion Program/Special
“Due Process – Justice Breyer: On Democracy”- NJN Public Television
Sandra King, Producer/Co-host
Tania Ivanova, Associate Producer
John Farmer, Executive Producer
Raymond Brown, Co-host
Peter Troost, Lighting Director
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography

39- Interview/Discussion Series
“Due Process Composite”- Rutgers, The State University of NJ
Sandra King, Producer/Co-host
Tania Ivanova, Associate Producer
Raphael Caprio, Executive Producer
John Farmer, Executive Producer
Raymond Brown, Co-host
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography/Technical Manager
Patricia Scannella, Floor Director

40- Magazine Program/Special
“The Scene – Eastern State Penitentiary”- NBC Philadelphia
Eileen Matthews, Producer/Writer
Lauren Bacigalupi, Executive Producer
Brendan Conway, Camera/Photographer
Paul Quimby, Camera/Photographer
Michelle Grossman, Host
Vince Lattanzio, Host

41- Public/Current/Community Affairs Feature/Segment
“Chad Lewis at Mt Kilimanjaro”- Eagles Television Network
Joseph Helder, Senior Producer
Eric Long, Producer
Mike O’Connor, Editor

42- Public/Current/Community Affairs Program/Special
“Open For Business”- WGAL-TV
Jere Gish, Reporter

43- Special Event Coverage- Live (other than News or Sports)
“Celebrate 2012: New Year’s Eve Fireworks Special”- CBS3
Joseph Kern, Director
Jim Spering, Chief Photographer
Christopher Brady, News Operations Supervisor

44- Promotion- News and Program and PSA- Single Spot
“Phillies Aces”- Comcast SportsNet
Eugenia Krug, Creative Director
Matthew Hess, Writer/Producer

45- Promotion- News and Program and PSA- Campaign
“The Online Coach for CSNPhilly.com”- Comcast SportsNet
Eugenia Krug, Creative Director
Cynthia Weiss, VP Marketing
Kimberly Stewart, Marketing Director

46- Commercial – Single Spot
“You’ll Understand”- Take One Productions
Kevin Martorana, Director
John Morrison, Director of Photography
Bob Greenberg, Graphic Artist

47- Station Excellence
Raymond Carter, General Manager

48- News Excellence
“Eyewitness News”- CBS3
Susan Schiller, News Director

49- Community Service
“Facing Cancer Together”- WITF-TV
Kathleen Pavelko, President & CEO
Cara Williams Fry, Sr. VP & Chief Content Officer
Katie Carpenter, Interactive Producer
Mitchell Mathias,Video Edit Manager

50- Musical Composition/Arrangement
Jamie Peck, WQED Multimedia

51- Director
Douglas Interrante, Eagles Television Network

52- Editor-Program
Justin Krapf, Comcast SportsNet

53- Editor- Short Form
Dana Heberling, Eagles Television Network

54- Editor- News
Mike Henry, CBS3

55- Graphic Arts/Animation
Dana Heberling, Eagles Television Network

56- On-Camera Talent – Anchor – News
Chris May, CBS3

57- On-Camera Talent – Anchor – Weather
Kathy Orr, CBS3

58- On-Camera Talent – Anchor- Sports
Jason Bristol, WHP CBS21

59- On-Camera Talent – Program Host/Moderator
Walter Staib, Multi Media Productions

60- On-Camera Talent- Reporter- Features/Human Interest
Wendy Bell, WTAE-TV

61- On-Camera Talent- Reporter- General Assignment
Walt Hunter, CBS3

62- On-Camera Talent- Reporter- Specialty Assignment
Stephanie Stahl, CBS3
Jim Donovan, CBS3

63- On-Camera Talent- Reporter- Sports
Chris Fischer, WHP CBS21

64- On-Camera Talent- Sports Analyst/Play-by-Play
Marc Zumoff, Comcast SportsNet
Mick Moninghoff, Sports Traditions Network

65- Photographer- Program
Douglas Interrante, Eagles Television Network

66- Photographer- News
Eric Heisler, WHTM abc27

67- Video Essay (Single Camera Only)
Matthew Maiorano, NBC Philadelphia

69- Writer- Program
Neal Slotkin, Comcast SportsNet

70- Writer- News/Commentary/Short Form
Walt Hunter, CBS3

71a- College Production Newscast
“Academy of Natural Sciences”- Drexel University/DUTV
Alexa Fuentes- Associate Producer
Ian Jabour- B Unit Photography
Sam Moskowitz- Gaffer
Dennis Mullen- Audio
Courtney Thomas- Talent, Associate Producer
Maria Papadakis- Talent, Associate Producer
Chelsea O’Rourke- DP/Editor

71b- College Production- News: General Assignment
“Neumann University: Uniquely Personal”- Neumann University
Cortney Brooks, Producer/Photographer
Athena Thompson, Editor
Katie Orr, Producer/Photographer
Michele Furgeson, Writer
Crystal Bianchi, Writer
Megan Scott, Writer
Karen Thomas, CMA Instructor

71c- College Production- Arts and Entertainment/Cultural Affairs
“Three Students, Three Expressions of Art at Moravian College”- Moravian College
Brittany Garzillo, Writer/Reporter/Producer
Emily Cohen, Executive Producer/Editor/Director of Photography

71d- College Production- Sports
“Red Raider Goes For Gold”- Shippensburg University
Brandon Bubba Smith, Multimedia Journalist

71e-College Student Production- Public Affairs/Community Service
“Camden: The Forgotten City”- Neumann University
Casey Jones, Producer
Dan Angelo, Photographer/Editor
Amy Cockerhill, Writer
Karen Thomas, CMA Instructor

71f- College Student Production- Long Form: Fiction/Non-Fiction
“Study Away: South Africa”- Temple University/TUTV
Lauren Hertzler, Producer