10/22/19 – For Immediate Release:
Mad River Glen Today was named a first place winner in the Alliance for Community Media (ACM) Northeast Video Festival. The TV show won a best General Talk Show award for Episode #13.
Mad River Valley TV and Mad River Glen collaborated on a brand new TV program last ski season that was streamed live to Mad River Glen’s Facebook page and MRVTV’s YouTube channel. The program was also re-broadcast on Channels 44 (standard-definition) and 244 (high- definition) on Waitsfield Cable.
The 16 episodes produced 30,500 views on Mad River Glen’s Facebook page and 4,417 views on MRVTV’s YouTube channel. Replays were also shown on Mad River Glen’s YouTube channel, adding 7,185 views. Overall, the show generated over 42,000 views.
The show was hosted and produced by Eric Friedman, the former Marketing Director at the ski area.
“We are honored the show was recognized by ACM and we congratulate the entire cast at Mad River Glen. It was a great partnership and we are very excited the show helped Mad River Glen share its special story,” said Keith Berkelhamer, Executive Director of the station.