Edison, N.J. – News 12 New Jersey was honored by The New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences with four New York Emmy® Awards. The awards were presented last night at the 55th Annual New York Emmy® Awards Ceremony at The Marriott Marquis Times Square in New York City.
“In a high-pressure industry competition like the New York Emmy® Awards, it is a testament to our efforts to win four prestigious New York Emmy awards,” said Randal Stanley, News 12 New Jersey News Director. “I am especially proud of Walt Kane and our Kane In Your Corner Investigative team for taking home three Emmys last night. Also congratulations to Kurt Siegelin and Matthew Pantaleno for their win in the competitive Politics/Government category."
We congratulate the following News 12 New Jersey New York Emmy® Award Winners:
POLITICS/GOVERNMENT: PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT – Union County Seal and State Archives Tour (Kurt Siegelin, Matthew Pantaleno)
ON-CAMERA TALENT: REPORTER-INVESTIGATIVE – Walt Kane, Kane in Your Corner. (Walt Kane)
ON-CAMERA TALENT: REPORTER-SPECIALTY ASSIGNMENT: Walt Kane, Political Composite.(Walt Kane)
HARD NEWS: SERIES – Red Light Cameras. (Walt Kane, Matt Murphy, Anthony Cocco, Edgar Ojeda, Eric Simnor, Kristopher Schoenleber)
The New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, founded in 1955, is the preeminent membership organization serving the television industry. NY NATAS encourages the pursuit of excellence and promotes the highest standards of quality in television by conferring the industry’s classic and most coveted peer-recognition symbol of distinction – the Emmy®.