Central Louisiana Marketing Firm Wins GOLD Telly Award

Queen Bee Marketing WINS GOLD

New York, NY (May 21, 2019) ALEXANDRIA, LA Marketing Firm, Queen Bee Marketing wins GOLD for “Best Video Promotion” for client, The Trish Leleux Group, Keller Williams Cenla Partners with a unique social video ‘We all Belong Here’, and video editing and production from Bonton Media, also from Alexandria, LA. 


Queen Bee Marketing and Bonton Media, both fairly new to the social video creation world, were launched into outerspace with “We All Belong Here” winning GOLD along side other media giants such as CBS Interactive, Dow Jones, Viacom just to name a few. The unique style and perspective of this social video, wowed the panel of over 40 judges earning them a GOLD Telly award. 



Direct link to TELLY the winner page for Queen Bee GOLD win and to view social video 



The 40th Annual Telly Awards Celebrate Multi-Screen Winners Netflix, Condé Nast, DC Entertainment, Univision, AJ+, Adult Swim, CNN, Verizon, T Brand Studio and Viacom

CBS Interactive recognized as Telly’s first ever Company of the Year while Branded Content and Social Video take center stage

 Marking its 40th anniversary as the world’s largest honor for video and television content across all screens, The Telly Awardsannounced this year’s winners, including animated, environmentally-conscious standouts like Passion Pictures & CNN’sThere’s a Rang-Tan in my Bedroom“, live streaming favorite DC Entertainment’s “DC Daily Live with Kevin Smith”, Netflix’s drag show music video of Dolly Parton’s legendary “Jolene” and CBS Interactive’s viral juggernaut for “The Late Late Show with James Corden: The Biggest Baby Shark Ever” starring a crooning Josh Groban and Sophie Turner. A resurgence of documentary filmmaking also prompted top honors for a diverse range of companies: ESPN, AETN, AJ+, HBO Latin America, and PBS


Founded in 1979, the Telly Awards honors video and television made for all screens and is judged by The Telly Award Judging Council; a group of leading video and television experts from some of the most prestigious companies in entertainment, publishing, advertising, and emerging technology.

View all of the winners of the 40th Annual Telly Awards winners at www.tellyawards.com/winners.

Also, for the first time ever, The Telly Awards has crowned a Telly Company of the Year: CBS Interactive – recognizing years of achievement across platforms with video content from its many properties like Chowhound, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, and CNET who created the widely shared video “Mark Zuckerberg explains the internet to old people”. Their commitment to creating great work, online and off, truly embodies the full breadth of platforms and screens the Tellys honor.

This year’s winners not only represent a further broadening of the online landscape to embrace more documentary, scripted and even episodic pieces, but an increased focus on Branded Content and innovative new platforms like VR and Social Streaming. 

“We spend a lot of time listening to the creative community and our industry to better understand where the opportunities are for storytelling, and Social and Branded Content rose head and shoulders above the rest,” said Telly’s managing director Sabrina Dridje. “CBS Interactive especially should be commended for its approach to social and online video. These are areas that take a specific set of skills to produce great work, and as an organization honoring video and television content, spotlighting their efforts is fundamental to our mission.”

In addition to a refreshed mission and recent rebrand, this year’s Telly Awards boasted a new roster of judges, comprising the most diverse and elite group of television and video industry leaders in the award’s history.  Entries were evaluated by jury members from creative powerhouse Droga5, next generation motion picture studio Ryot, Condé Nast, Framestore, Vimeo, Vice, A&E Networks and more.

Additional 40th Annual Telly highlights from this year’s winners include:

Branded Content

· Passion Pictures & CNN won for "What is Beauty?" in 2D Animation

· National Geographic won for "A Wild Lager Story" in Videography / Cinematography

· Univision Communications Inc. won for "Target Holiday" in Commercials

· WeTransfer won for "Breaking The Circle" in Directing

· Dow Jones won for "Chasing Ambition" in Campaign: Branding

Social Video

· PBS Digital Studios won for PBS Digital Studios "It's Okay to be Smart " in Series: Education & Discovery

· AETN won for "Native American Campaign" in Series: Culture & Lifestyle

· AJ+ won for "Canada's Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women" in General: News & Information 

· Condé Nast won for Wired's "Former CIA Chief Explains How Spies Use Disguises" in General: Education & Discovery



· CBS Interactive won for "Paul McCartney Carpool Karaoke" in Comedy

· ESPN Films won for "30 for 30 Shorts: Locked In" in Documentary: Individual

· HBO Latin America won for  "O Negócio" in Directing

· Adult Swim won for "Final Deployment 4: Queen Battle - Walkthrough" in Use of Humor

· AETN won for "We Are One" in Sports


Online Series/Shows/Segments

· Viacom Media Networks won for "Real Life Love" in Webseries: Documentary

· Culture Trip won for "Hungerlust" in Documentary: Series

· The Daily Show with Trevor Noah won for "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah" in Entertainment

· Fast Company & Inc Magazine won for "Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper turned their chemistry into a side career" in Entertainment 

· PBS Digital Studios won for "Do We Need a President of the United States | America From Scratch" in Social Issues

Best Client Promotion in a social video

· Queen Bee Marketing  won for "We All belong Here”

· Dalmastro Advertising & Production won for ‘Zappos Running - Winter Campaign’

· Deloitte Deloitte Business Chemistry Mashup won for “We're better together”


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About The Telly Awards

The Telly Awards is the premier award honoring video and television across all screens. Established in 1979, The Telly Awards receives over 12,000 entries annually from all 50 states and 5 continents. Entrants are judged by The Telly Awards Judging Council—an industry body of over 200 leading experts including advertising agencies, production companies, and major television networks, reflective of the multi-screen industry The Telly Awards celebrates. Partners of The Telly Awards include NAB, StudioDaily, Stash Magazine, Storyhunter, ProductionHub, VR/AR Association, The Wrap and Digiday.




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