Inland Empire Media Awards

Inland Empire Media Awards

Congratulations To Our 2014-15 Winners!!

Radio or Television Station of the Year

Winner:  
KFRG

Finalists:
KCAL-FM
KOLA
KTIE
KCAA
KVCR-TV

 

 Newspaper or Magazine of the Year

Winner:  
San Bernardino Sun

Finalists:
Southern California PGA PROgram Magazine
Chino Champion
Inland Empire Magazine
Voice

 

Local Website of the Year

Winner:  
LifeInCorona.com

Finalists:
BlueRiverside.com
KGGIFM.com
ilegacies.com
IEShineOn.com

 

Blog/Podcast of the Year

Winner:  
VOICE Rants & Raves

Finalists:
Explore Riverside Weekly
Ictus Marketing Podcast

 

Agency of the Year

Winner:  
Firm Media

Finalists:
The Creative Bar
Gatorwraps
Red Fusion
Arkside Marketing

 

Self-Promotion of the Year

Winner:  
Inland News Group

Finalists:
Ileagaces.com
i-herb

 

Governmental Media Outlet of the Year

Winner:  
City of Perris Website

Finalists:
City of Riverside Channel 3
City of Beaumont Newsletter
City of Upland Website
City of Diamond Bar Television
City of Corona Online

 

Locally produced radio or television show of the Year

Winner:  
KVCR Now (KVCR-TV)

Finalists:
The Green Power Report (590 am)
The Inland Sports Show (Fox Sports 1350 KTDD)
Stu, Tiffany & Jimbo (KCAL-FM)
On the Brink with Erin and Tobin (KCAA)

 

Public Service Campaign or Event of the Year

Winner:  
Healthy Chino (City of Chino)

Finalists:
Water Conservation (Riverside Public Utilities)
Eat and Be Well (Firm Media)
Huck Finn Jubilee Bluegrass Music Festival (Ontario Convention & Visitor’s Bureau)
Inland Empire Hispanic Image Awards (Hispanic Lifestyle)

 

Best Coverage of a local news story of the Year

Winner:  
San Bernardino Sun (Rialto School District Embezzlement)

Finalists:
KVCR Radio (Disneyland measles outbreak)
KVCR Radio (Palm Spring’s Modernism Week)
San Bernardino Sun (San Bernardino bankruptcy anniversary)
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin (Return of Local control of Ontario Airport)

 

Printer of the Year

Winner:  
Crown Printers

Finalists:
Artworx Design
951 Design

 

Media Professional of the Year

Winner:  
Sandra Martinez (La Prensa)

Finalists:
Robert Topping (KCAL/KOLA)
Beatriz Valenzuela (San Bernardino Sun)
Jacob Poore (Cal State San Bernardino)
Richard Sandoval (Hispanic Lifestyle)

 

Media Talent of the Year

Winner:  
Lacey Kendall (KCAL-FM/Coyote Radio)

Finalists:
Anthony Donatelli (KFRG-FM)
Jim Dorsey (Inland Empire Magazine)
Aubrey Noelle (Inland Empire Magazine)
Tammy Minn (Inland Empire Magazine)

 

Agency Professional of the Year

Winner:  
Jonathan M. Burgess (Red Fusion)

Finalists:
Adrian Hyatt-Ward (HyattWard Advertising)
Russ Cornilius (Brand Savants)
Victor Suarez (Your Silent Outburst)
Mary Winter (Winter Advertising Agency)
Mark Landon (Figlo & Landon)

 

Young Achiever Award

Winner:  
Rasheed Louis

Finalists:

Victor Suarez (Your Silent Outburst)
Kristine Elledge (W.F. Taylor)
Michael Anderson (Moss Bros Auto Group)
Anthony Victoria (Inland Empire Community Newspapers)

 

Best College Media Outlet of the Year

Winner:  
Coyote Radio (Cal State University San Bernardino)

Finalists:
Local Matters – Television (Cal State University San Bernardino)
Highlander Newspaper (UC Riverside)

 

Best College Web Site/Blog of the Year

Winner:  
HIghlandernews.org (UC Riverside)

Finalists:
MissRemiAshten (UC Riverside)

 

Best Student Media Representative of the Year

Winner:  
Amanda Fernandez (Cal State University San Bernardino)

Finalists:
Kevyn Ruiz (Cal State University San Bernardino)
Matthew Ornelas (Cal State University San Bernardino)