Halo Wins 130th Award for St. George's University

16-Year Partnership Yields Continuing Industry Honors for Agency

Jul 06, 2010, 05:20 ET from The Halo Group

NEW YORK, July 6 The Halo Group, a branding and marketing communications agency, announced today its 130th award for longtime client St. George's University with a 2010 Bronze Telly Award for three videos: the University Feature, the Veterinary Medicine Profile of Dr. Danielle Pugliese, and the School of Medicine Overview.

This award marks the 130th award won by The Halo Group in global, marketing effectiveness, creative, and specific category competitions for its partnership with St. George's University over the last 16 years.

"It is a remarkable achievement to be selected for such a prestigious honor," said Linda Passante, CEO of Halo. "This consistent recognition is a testament to The Halo Group and St. George's University successful partnership and is as significant as our 16 years of continued growth with SGU."

Halo's winning campaign videos celebrates the University's leadership position in international education. The University Feature was produced as an overview, explaining the overall philosophy of the School and showcasing its absolutely stunning Grenada campus. The Veterinary Medicine Profile of Dr. Danielle Pugliese offers insight into how an SGU degree will help prospective veterinary students follow a successful career path. Finally, the School of Medicine video highlights specific important aspects of the medical program critical for potential medical students to know and touches on the breadth and depth of the medical program. 

The 31st Annual Telly Awards honor the very best local, regional and cable television commercials and programs, as well as the finest video and film productions, and work created for the Web. Over 11,000 entries are received annually from the finest advertising agencies, production companies, TV stations, cable companies, interactive agencies and corporations in the world.

About The Halo Group

Founded in 1994, The Halo Group is an independent marketing communications and branding agency, specializing in the education, consumer products, travel/tourism and financial industries.  Halo brings together a roundtable of seasoned marketing, branding, creative, traditional, digital and mobile advertising, public relations and social media experts to work with a select group of international clients. Halo has been honored with more than 250 industry awards. Visit www.thehalogroup.net for more information.

About Telly Awards

Founded in 1978, the Telly Awards is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, as well as the finest video and film productions, and web commercials, videos and films. The Telly Awards annually showcases the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world. The Telly Awards is a widely known and highly respected national and international competition and receives over 11,000 entries annually from all 50 states and many foreign countries. To find out more about the Telly Awards, please visit www.tellyawards.com.

SOURCE The Halo Group