The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) has announced the fantastic news that Nickelodeon has been nominated for four awards in the prestigious 2017 NAMIC Vision Awards!
Nickelodeon's hit original animated series (Nicktoons) Sanjay and Craig and The Loud House have both been nominated for the "Animation" award, with Nickelodeon's hit live-action series All in with Cam Newton and Game Shakers both receiving a nomination for the "Children’s" award in the 24th Annual NAMIC Vision Awards!
Presented in partnership with NAMIC – Southern California, the awards honor original and digital programming content that depicts the lives, spirit, and contributions of people of color and best reflects the ethnic and cultural diversity of the viewing audience.
The NAMIC Vision Awards competition extends eligibility to national broadcast and cable networks; local affiliates; local origination programs from cable operators; and VOD content produced for digital platforms. Entries were judged by a distinguished panel of entertainment industry executives. Judging is based on overall imagery (creative merit, originality, and presentation quality), sensitivity (the consideration given to cultural nuances), writing (the depiction of issues relevant to people of color) and the quality of acting in the performance categories.
A complete list of 2017 NAMIC Vision Awards nominees follows. For more information, visit www.namic.com.
NAMIC (National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications) is the premier organization focusing on multi-ethnic diversity in the communications industry. Founded in 1980 as a non-profit trade association, today NAMIC comprises over 3,000 professionals belonging to a network of chapters nationwide. Through initiatives that focus on education, advocacy and empowerment, NAMIC champions equity and inclusion in the workforce, with special attention given to ensuring that the leadership cadres of our nation's communications industry giants reflect the multi-ethnic richness of the populations they serve. For more information, please visit www.namic.com and stay connected to NAMIC on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.
A huge congratulations to Nickelodeon, casts and production crews who work on The Loud House, Game Shakers, Sanjay and Craig and All in with Cam Newton!
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Additional source: PRNewswire; H/T: Radio Facts.
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