|Dec 07, 2012
||Posted By: Monica Gostkiewicz
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For the second consecutive year, NBC 5 Chicago received an Emmy for its coverage of the 2012 Chicago Auto Show in the "Outstanding Achievement for Special Event Coverage" category. The NBC 5 Chicago team was among all of the A-list broadcast networks in this category including WGN News Chicago for its edited special event coverage of the 2012 Chicago Auto Show.
The NBC 5 Chicago team worked closely with the Chicago Automobile Trade Association, the board of directors and the 2012 Chicago Auto Show Chairman Steve Foley to produce the annual special.
"NBC 5's win and WGN's nomination confirm the commitment of the city's media to promote the nation's premier auto show," said Michael Ettleson, 2013 Chicago Auto Show chairman. "We do our part to present an auto show worthy of the coverage, and my hat is off to the stations for their work to broadcast the event in a manner worthy of an Emmy."
This year NBC 5 Chicago and its sister station, Telemundo Chicago, will once again be media partners for the 2013 Chicago Auto Show. The "NBC 5 Presents the 2013 Chicago Auto Show" TV special is scheduled to air on Saturday, February 9 - the opening day of the public show. Make sure to tune in!
NBC 5 Chicago the 2012 Chicago Auto Show captured the spotlight with the help of an amazing crew, including: Matt Piacente, Executive Producer; Geoff Glick, Carol Cooling, Producers; Ed Mann, Patrick Lake, Tony Vitale, Jan Golden, Trisha Hockings, Alison Ebert, Charles Bennette, Co-Producers; Brant Miller, Host/Reporter; Charlie Wojciechowski, Art Norman, LeeAnn Trotter, Cheryl Scott, Alicia Roman, Reporters; Jessica Kelly, Lici Lytle, Field Producers.
Congratulations to NBC 5 Chicago on another prestigious Emmy win! We look forward to helping make this year's TV special just as Emmy-worthy.