GLOCK Receives Telly Awards for G43 Product Release VideoJune 23, 2015 —
For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Kie Wagner
770-432-1202 x6290 or Kie.wagner@GLOCK.us
SMYRNA, Ga. – Jun. 23, 2015 GLOCK, Inc. was honored for the G43 Product Release broadcast commercials and Internet video at the 36th Annual Telly Awards, announced last week. In partnership with Rogin Entertainment, the Awards were received in five varied categories.
The Telly Awards are widely known, and highly respected globally, as the premier panel for honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV Commercials and programs, as well as the finest video and film productions, web commercials, videos, and films. The G43 video, released late in March of 2015, stood out amongst the more than 12,000 entries received by the 650 judges.
“We are proud of the production and also the recognition from the industry professionals of the Telly Awards panel,” said Josh Dorsey, vice president of GLOCK. “The video conveys the confidence that the G43 brings to the GLOCK customer base and to the general market.”
Of particular mention, the G43 video was recognized with the highly coveted Silver Telly Award for Institutional/Corporate Image in the Online Video Commercial category. The additional 13 Telly Awards fell under the remaining four categories, Campaign – Business-to-Consumer, Videography/Cinematography, Business to Consumer and Promotional Branding.
About GLOCK, Inc.
The GLOCK GROUP is a leading global manufacturer of pistols and accessories. GLOCK's superior engineering has produced a pistol with only 34 parts and a rugged polymer-frame, providing industry-leading reliability shot after shot. GLOCK is renowned for its pistols which are safe, featuring three safeties; simple, offering a low number of components to provide reliability; and fast, with no encumbering parts to slow the speed to fire. This combination makes GLOCK pistols the first choice among consumers and law enforcement, with approximately 65 percent of agencies within the United States choosing to carry GLOCK. Austrian-engineered, the group has manufacturing facilities in the United States and Austria. Based in Smyrna, Ga., GLOCK, Inc. is an advocate for our nation's law enforcement and military personnel, as well as all citizens' Second Amendment right to bear arms. For more information, please visit https://us.glock.com/.