Emmy® Awards

Congratulations to 2013 Gold Circle Award recipients Neil Zurcher, Dennis Goulden, and Fred Griffith. No Silver Circle Award honorees were named for 2013. To find out more about our latest Gold and Silver Circle inductees, click here.

2013 Emmy® Award Winners
Title Production Company Member Name Program Credit
1 Newscast - Evening - Market 1-20
19 Action News @ 11PM WOIO Daniel Brown Producer
Denise Dufala Anchor
Romona Robinson Anchor
2 Newscast - Evening - Market 21-40
RTV6 News at 11 WRTV Brady Gibson Executive Producer
Philip Cannelongo Producer
3 Newscast - Evening - Market 41+
Toledo 11 News at 5 WTOL Jason Matthews Producer
Chrys Peterson Anchor
Jerry Anderson Anchor
Mike Hnatiak Director
4 Newscast - Morning/Daytime - Market 1-20
Good Morning Cleveland 5a WEWS Kelly Hainer Executive Producer
Sara Roth News Producer
Mike Dunston Morning Co-Anchor
Macie Jepson Morning Co-Anchor
5 Newscast - Morning/Daytime - Market 21-40
Eyewitness News at Noon - Protest & Super Bowl WTHR Bobbie Brooks Producer
6 Newscast - Morning/Daytime - Market 41+
Toledo 11 Your Morning WTOL Jill Rood Producer
Jenna Lee Anchor
Ann L. Harenda Executive Producer
Jonathan Walsh Anchor
Chris Vickers Metorologist
7 Weekend Newscast - Market 1-20
Good Morning Cleveland Saturday WEWS Joshua Boose Anchor
Colin McDermott Producer
Eric Ristow Producer
8 Weekend Newscast - Market 21-40
Fox59 News at 10: Southside Disaster WXIN Ross Lines Producer
Olivia Dangler Executive Producer
Fanchon Stinger Anchor
Daniel Spehler Anchor/Reporter
Ryan Minnaugh Assistant News Director
Lee Rosenthal News Director
9 Weekend Newscast - Market 41+
13abc Action News Weekend WTVG William Hormann Anchor
Christopher Gierowski Editor
Baylor Long Producer
10 General Assignment Report - Within 24 Hours
Symphony Stalemate WISH Troy Kehoe Reporter
Brett Bensley Photographer
11 General Assignment Report - No Time LImit
Flashes of Hope WTHR Anne Marie Tiernon Reporter
John Duong Editor
12 Breaking News
Chardon School Shootings WKYC Erin Kennedy Anchor
Chris Tye Anchor
Russ Mitchell Anchor
Lisa Lowry Assignment Manager
Danielle Fink Assignment Manager
Maureen Kyle Reporter
Monica Robins Reporter
Claire Donovan Producer
Tom Meyer Reporter
Brooke Whitney Producer
Shane Snider Photojournalist
Stephanie Coueignoux Reporter
13 Team Coverage
Deadly School Bus Crash WRTV Philip Cannelongo Producer
14 Spot News
Where Are We Going to Sleep Tonight? WTHR John Duong Editor
15 Continuing Coverage
Cashing In On Cleveland WEWS Melissa Watson Executive Producer
Ron Regan Reporter
Joe Pagonakis Reporter
Ted Kortan Photojournalist
Robert Gardner Editor
16 Investigative Report - Single Story
Released Too Soon? WTHR Bob Segall Investigative Reporter
William Ditton Photojournalist
Cyndee Hebert Producer
17 Investigative Report - Series
Investigating the IRS WTHR Bob Segall Investigative Reporter
William Ditton Photojournalist
Cyndee Hebert Producer
Jacob Jennings Photojournalist
18 Feature News - Report
London's Sensational Ride WTHR Scott Swan Reporter
Steve Rhodes Photojournalist
19 Feature News - Series
Edward's Story WXIN Ray Cortopassi Reporter
James Suiter Photographer/Editor
19 Feature News - Series
Eyewitness to England WTHR Scott Swan Reporter
Steve Rhodes Editor
20 News Special
Rock Comes Home WEWS Julie Flynn Producer
20 News Special
Indy's Super Week WTHR Mike Wilhite Producer
Matt Whisner Photographer
John Duong Photographer
21 Arts/Entertainment
Applause Composite: Museum of Divine Statues, Joel Grey Comes Home, David Cole's 13-ton Musicbox WVIZ/PBS ideastream Dennis Knowles Producer
Dee Perry Senior Host/Producer
Mark Rosenberger Executive Producer
Dave DeOreo Producer
Dan Polletta Producer
22 Business/Consumer
Her Lifeline WXIN Brittany Ann Keil Reporter
James Suiter Photographer
23 Children/Youth Program/Special
The Friday Zone WTIU Eric Bolstridge Producer
Phil Meyer Station Manager
24 Health/Science - Single Story
A Dangerous Mix: Driving and Sleeping Pills WKYC Monica Robins Reporter
Susan Moses Producer/Writer
Randy White Videographer
25 Health/Science - News Series
Prescription For Profit WEWS Ron Regan Reporter
Melissa Watson Executive Producer
26 Health/Science - Program or Special
About Blood: Sickle Cell Anemia WVIZ/PBS ideastream Kay Colby Producer
David Molpus Executive Editor
27 Historical/Cultural Program or Special
Invisible Women WFYI Todd Gould Producer
28 Human Interest
Surprising Sarah Greene WJW Annette Lawless Multimedia Journalist
29 Military: News Single Story/News Series/Feature or Segment
The Next Battle WISH Karen Hensel Investigative Reporter
Douglas Moon Photographer-Editor
30 Politics/Government
Disciplined With Pay WKYC Tom Meyer Reporter
Sarah Bachmann Editor
30 Politics/Government
Going Free WRTV Kara Kenney Investigator
Paul Chiodo Photographer
Susan Batt Producer
31 Societal Concerns
Day Care Divide WTHR Jeremy Brilliant Reporter
Matt Whisner Photographer/Editor
32 Sports - Single News Story
Mrs Hughes and the Cereal Killer WTHR Jeremy Brilliant Reporter
John Duong Producer
33 Sports - Sportscast
Manning Free Agency WTHR Dave Calabro Field Anchor
34 Sports - Program
Border Battle WTVG David Holmes Host
Shelly Gorringe Producer
35 Sporting Event/Game - Live/Unedited
Division VI State Championship: Marion Local vs Newark Catholic SportsTime Ohio Joseph Ranyak Producer
Michael Reghi Talent
Patrick J. Murray Director
Greg Frey Talent
36 Sports - One-Time Special
Trackside 6 WRTV Dave Furst Producer-Anchor
Brad Brown Reporter
Brady Gibson Executive Producer
37 Teen Program/Special
After I'm Gone: Suicide Awareness OutreachArts, Inc. Richard Wilson Writer-Filmmaker
38 Weather - News Weathercast
Christmas 2012 - 'Twas the Night Before the Blizzard WKYC Betsy Kling Meteorologist
40 Crime - News Single Story/Series
WOIO Food Card Bust WOIO Carl Monday Reporter
Bill Loomer Investigative Producer/Researcher
John Potter Photographer
41 Crime - Program/Special/Program Feature/Segment
The Amy Mihaljevic Story Pinpoint Media Christopher Rech Executive Producer
Brandon Kimber Director
Bob Frantz Host
Ralph McGreevy Executive Producer
42 Documentary
Staging Success: The PlayhouseSquare Story Think Media Studios & WVIZ/Ideastream Kit Jensen Executive Producer
Geoff Yaw Director/Producer
Keith Potoczak Producer
Caleb Crossen Producer
Brian Glazen Producer
Jane Temple Project Manager
43 Informational/Instructional - Program/Series or Special
Great Job! Composite: Plant Ecologist & Civil Engineer, Spider Biologist, Aquarist WVIZ/PBS ideastream Mary Fecteau Producer
Mark Rosenberger Executive Producer
George Viebranz Instructional Designer
44 Interview/Discussion - Program/Series or Special
Super Bowl Special Inside INdiana Business Lauryn Gray Associate Producer
Tracy Chen Producer
Gerry Dick Host
45 Magazine Program - Feature Segment
Dear England WTHR Scott Swan Reporter
Steve Rhodes Editor
46 Magazine Program - Program/Series or Special
My Ohio With Leon Bibb WEWS Ann Geyser Producer
Leon Bibb Anchor
Cynthia Edwards Editor
47 Nostalgia Program - Program/Special/Series
Naptown Rock Radio Wars Videopolis.TV Dave Fulton Producer/Director
48 Public/Current/Community Affairs
Neighborhood WJW Chuck Rigdon Editor
Hubert Thomas Photojournalist
49 Special Event Coverage
Hospice Concert 2012 featuring Three Dog Night Wood Innovative Group, LLC Bernard D. Wood Producer
49 Special Event Coverage
Super Celebration WXIN Angela Ganote Anchor
Ray Cortopassi Anchor
Jim O'Brien Anchor/Meteorologist
Chris Hagan Anchor/Reporter
Jeremiah Johnson Anchor/Reporter
Scott Doll Producer
Cheryl O'Brien Field Producer
Robert Gordon News Operations Manager
Lee Rosenthal News Director
50 Community/Public Service (PSA) - Single Spot or Campaign
Carson Scholars Fund WOIO Chris Stabile Producer
Robert Weske Executive Producer
51 Promotion News Promo - Single Spot/Campaign
Snow Car WPTA Robert Anderson Photographer/Editor
52 Promotion News Promo - Image
Storm Approach WPTA Robert Anderson Photographer/Editor/Writer
52 Promotion News Promo - Image
WXIN Fall 2012 News Image: Manifesto WXIN Andrew Witham Executive Producer
Michael Brouder Creative Director
Shelby Simpson Producer
Jeff Pinilla Producer
52 Promotion News Promo - Image
13 Eyewitness News - We Believe WTHR Kelly Richards Producer
Kerry Williams Producer
Kyle Duell Videographer
53 Promotion - Program Single Spot/Campaign
WKYC See the Possible Campaign WKYC Micki Byrnes Producer
Monique Jackson Producer
Stacy Yacobozzi Producer
Steve Pullen Videographer
54 Promotion - Program Sports
Cleveland Cavaliers: "Invincible" 2012 In-Arena Game Open Think Media Studios Keith Potoczak Producer/Editor
Ryan Hardy Producer-Visual Effects
Brian Glazen Producer
Caleb Crossen Director of Photography
Alex Johnson Producer
55 Promotion - Program Image
Fans For Life 2012 SportsTime Ohio Michael Roche Associate Producer/Writer
Marc Battaglia Director/Writer
Horse Hardesty Director of Photography
Nick Righi 2nd Camera
Sarah Fischer Editor/Designer
Howard Kleinfeld Composer
Ty Towriss Producer
Tom Knight Voiceover
56 Commercial
Be the ICC - Anastasia SceneStream Films Matthew Hill Producer
John Wynne Producer
Laura Neidig Producer
57 Community Service
Building Better Neighborhoods WEWS Melissa Watson Executive Producer
Joe Pagonakis Reporter
Ron Regan Investigative Reporter
WEWS-TV NewsChannel 5 Station Team
Tara Sutton Producer
Ted Kortan Photojournalist
Robert Gardner Editor
Gary Abrahamsen Photojournalist
58 Journalistic Enterprise
Bob Segall / 13 Investigates WTHR Bob Segall Producer
59 Station Excellence
WFYI-Station of Excellence WFYI Lloyd Wright President and CEO
60 Crafts: Audio
Angels Sing WTHR Laura Eisner Audio Operator
Dan Bordenkecher Audio Operator
61 Crafts: Musical Composition/Arrangement
I'll See You There The Plain Dealer & Jon Fobes Jon Fobes Soundtrack
62 Crafts: Research
Naptown to Super City WFYI Ted Green Researcher
63 Crafts: Director - LIve or Live to Tape
Dan Sevic - Directing Fox Sports Ohio Daniel Sevic Director
64 Crafts: Director - Newscast
Eyewitness News @ 5pm Super Bowl 2012 WTHR Loretta Goode Director
65 Crafts: Director - Post Production
Made in Indiana WIPB Joseph Vella Director
66 Crafts: Technical Director
Eyewitness News At Noon: Right To Work March At Super Bowl Village WTHR Russ Henry Technical Director
67 Crafts: Editor - Program
Wings Over Indiana WFYI Bradley Hoehner Editor
Brian Paul Editor
68 Crafts: Editor - Short Form
STO Promos & Opens Compilation NLX Broadcast Design Ty Towriss Collaborative Editor
Pat Kenny Collaborative Editor
69 Crafts: Editor - News/Sports
Edit Composite WTHR Steve Rhodes Editor
70 Crafts: Graphics/Animation
Local Foods - Sustainable Cleveland North Water Partners Graham Veysey Creative Director
Kyllea Kerg Motion Graphics Designer
71 Crafts: Graphic Arts - Set Design
2012 Indians Baseball on STO NLX Broadcast Design Ty Towriss Designer
Pat Kenny Designer
73 Crafts: Lighting - Location
Andrew Warren - Craft Lighting - Location - Composite Entry WFYI Andrew Warren Lighting Director
74 Crafts: On Camera Talent - Anchor News
Scott Sander Compilation WISH Scott Sander Anchor
75 Crafts: On Camera Talent - Anchor Weather
Kevin Gregory Weather WRTV Kevin Gregory Chief Meteorologist
76 Crafts: On Camera Talent - Anchor Sports
Dave Furst Sports WRTV Dave Furst Sports Director
77 Crafts: On Camera Talent - Reporter
Best Reporter, Ron Regan WEWS Ron Regan Reporter
78 Crafts: On Camera Talent - Performer/Host/Narrator
2012 Hosting WTVG David Holmes Host
79 Crafts: Photographer - News
Ali's body of work 2012 WJW Ali Ghanbari Photographer
80 Crafts: Photographer - Non-News
Staging Success: The PlayhouseSquare Story WVIZ/PBS ideastream Caleb Crossen Director of Photography
81 Crafts: Video Essay
Autistic Artist WKYC Lynn Olszowy MMJ
82 Crafts: Video Journalist
Indy Honor Flight WXIN Jill Glavan Video Journalist
83 Crafts: Technical Achievement
Wings Over Indiana WFYI Aric Hartvig Videographer
84 Crafts: Writer - Commentary/Editorial
Thoughts from Under the Hat Lilly Broadcasting Scott Bremner Writer, Producer, Presenter
85 Crafts: Writer - Program
Naptown to Super City WFYI Ted Green Writer
86 Crafts: Writer - Short Form
Be the ICC - Anastasia SceneStream Films Matthew Hill Writer
Laura Neidig Writer
87 Crafts: Writer - News
Inside College Admissions WRTV Todd Connor Writer
Susan Batt Writer
88 Student: Newscast & Information
Ball State Sports Link: The Best of Be A Fan (2012) Ball State Sports Link Chris Taylor Instructor
89 Student: Arts and Entertainment/Cultural Affairs
Indianapolis Island Anderson University Andrew Stuart Producer
Collin Rudkin Director
Josh Blankenship Cinematographer
Andrew Brice Editor
Brittany Johnson Sound Recordist
90 Student: Long Form
Love Never Fails Ball State University David Sheets Writer, Director, Cinematographer, Editor
91 Student: Sports - Live Event
Ball State Sports Link: Softball vs. Central Michigan Ball State Sports Link Chris Taylor Instructor