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Merestone President, Camille Luce Hill Selected to be a Judge for the 38th Annual Telly Awards


Camille Hill, President of Merestone has been selected to do judging for the Telly awards. This is the sixth time she has participated in the judging aspect of the stellar awards.

The Telly Awards is the premiere award honoring the finest film and video productions, groundbreaking web commercials, videos and films, and outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs. Our mission has been to strengthen the visual arts community by inspiring, promoting, and supporting creativity.
The Telly Awards was founded in 1979 to honor excellence in local, regional and cable TV commercials. Non-broadcast video and TV program categories were soon added. Today, the Telly is one of the most sought-after awards by industry leaders, from large international firms to local production companies and ad agencies. With the quality of non-broadcast productions, traditional local & cable television commercials and programming on the rise, along with the world of online video continuing to rapidly evolve, Camille is excited to see this year’s class of entries
As a member of the Silver Council, Camille is a dedicated fan of the Telly Awards. “It is a pleasure to participate in the Telly Awards judging because, it gives me a chance to see some excellent industry work and the Telly Awards is a quality organization.”

 

Camille Luce Hill, President Merestone selected to be a Judge for the 37th Annual Telly Awards.

Camille Hill, President of Merestone has been selected to do judging for the Telly awards. This is the fifth time she has participated in the judging aspect of the stellar awards.

The Telly Awards is the premier award honoring the finest film and video productions, groundbreaking web commercials, videos and films, and outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs. Our mission has been to strengthen the visual arts community by inspiring, promoting, and supporting creativity. The 36th Annual Telly Awards received over 13,000 entries from all 50 states and 5 continents.

The Telly Awards was founded in 1979 to honor excellence in local, regional and cable TV commercials. Non-broadcast video and TV program categories were soon added. Today, the Telly is one of the most sought-after awards by industry leaders, from large international firms to local production companies and ad agencies. With the quality of non-broadcast productions, traditional local & cable television commercials and programming on the rise, along with the world of online video continuing to rapidly evolve, Camille is excited to see this year’s class of entries

As a member of the Silver Council, Camille is a dedicated fan of the Telly Awards. “It is a pleasure to participate in the Telly Awards judging because, it gives me a chance to see some excellent industry work and the Telly Awards is a quality organization”

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Merestone Receives 2015 Best of Scottsdale Award

Merestone has been selected for the 2015 Best of Scottsdale Award in the Services Allied To Motion Pictures category by the Scottsdale Award Program.

Each year, the Scottsdale Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Scottsdale area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2015 Scottsdale Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Scottsdale Award Program and data provided by third parties.

About Scottsdale Award Program

The Scottsdale Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Scottsdale area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Scottsdale Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community’s contributions to the U.S. economy.

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Merestone President Chosen as Silver Telly Judge

TellyAwardsWe’re pleased to announce that our very own President, Camille Hill, has been chosen as a Silver Telly Judge for 2015. She joins a prestigious judging panel of over 650 accomplished industry professionals, each a past Winner of a Silver Telly and a member of The Silver Telly Council. The judges strive to uphold the historical standard of excellence that Telly represents, evaluating entries to recognize distinction in creative work. We’re proud to have one of our own designated with this honor of helping perpetuate industry excellence. Congratulations, Camille!
The Telly Awards honors the very best film and video productions, groundbreaking online video content, and outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs. For more information about the Telly Awards, please visit: www.tellyawards.com

Merestone: Telly Award Winner!

Merestone: Telly Award Winner!

Merestone won for last year’s production of the Scottsdale Chamber’s Sterling Awards night, featuring an amazing Graphic Novel video opening combined with interactive live performers that brought the evening’s hero theme to life in an unforgettable way.
The Telly Awards was founded in 1979 and is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and online commercials, video and films. Winners represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world.
A prestigious judging panel of over 500 accomplished industry professionals, each a past winner of a Silver Telly and a member of The Silver Telly Council, judged the competition, upholding the historical standard of excellence that Telly represents. The Silver Council evaluated entries to recognize distinction in creative work – entries do not compete against each other – rather entries are judged against a high standard of merit. Less than 10% of entries are chosen as Winners of the Silver Telly, our highest honor. Approximately 25% of entries are chosen as Winners of the Bronze Telly.
“The Telly Awards has a mission to honor the very best in film and video,” said Linda Day, Executive Director of the Telly Awards. “Merestone’s accomplishment illustrates their creativity, skill, and dedication to their craft and serves as a testament to great film and video production.”
To find out more about the Telly Awards, visit www.tellyawards.com.

Phoenix Business Journal “Best Places To Work”

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A little rain did not slow us down today while we celebrated the awesome companies honored by the Phoenix Business Journal as “Best Places to Work”. With over 600 attendees at the event, Valley companies that put their employees first with things like: hosted family outings, fabulous anniversary gifts and required sabbaticals were showcased.

The event theme was TEAMWORK and featured Merestone’s Arena Entrance as the backdrop for the stage. As the exclusive production company for the Phoenix Business Journal, we would like to congratulate each company that was honored today!

Award Winning Work with the Arizona National Livestock Show

Camille & Cindy,

I wanted to share exciting news I have meant to share with you sooner. As you know we submit for several different award programs this time of year. We recently won the following awards with one of those for our television ads you produced for us. The awards below are from the APS AzTEC Awards– Arizona Talent in Event Concepts. We submitted awards for the International Associations Fairs & Expositions which we will hear about the beginning of December and in the midst of applying for awards this week for the Western Fairs Association. We will keep you posted about the television ads for those award programs.

• Gold in Best Event Website
• Gold in Outstanding Media Partner with Real Country 96.3
• Silver in Best Television Advertising
• Silver in Best Radio Spot
• Silver in Best Kids Element
• Silver in Best Event Program
• Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award – Louis Maxcy, Exhibitor Breakfast Chair

Rochell Planty, CMP, CFE
Arizona National Livestock Show