WPLJ's Dan Kelly Vs. Dublin's Paul Duffy For 2013 Iron Imager
Finals Held At Worldwide Radio Summit
April 29, 2013 at 4:31 AM (PT)
CUMULUS MEDIA Hot AC WPLJ/NEW YORK Creative Services Dir. DAN KELLY has been chosen as finalist in the BENZTOWN's second annual IRON IMAGER Contest. He'll now compete for cash and the coveted title of World’s Best Imager against IRON IMAGER 2012 titleholder, PAUL DUFFY of DUBLIN, IRELAND.
The finals will be held on MAY 3rd at the WORLDWIDE RADIO SUMMIT at the ROOSEVELT HOTEL in HOLLYWOOD. DUFFY and KELLY will demonstrate their top caliber imaging skills using audio ingredients handpicked from BENZTOWN’s 20 production libraries, paired with prepackaged voiceover from some of BENZTOWN’s newest world-class voice talent.
Judging the final round will be SPARKNET RESEARCH & CONSULTING Pres. KEN BENSON, ALPHA BROADCASTING/PORTLAND PD LOUIE DIAZ and KROQ/LOS ANGELES and ROGERS BROADCASTING/CANADA Imaging Producer & Writer TREVOR SHAND.
"With two of the world’s very best production professionals -- both at the top of their game -- competing as finalists, Iron Imager Contest 2013 will be a true battle of skill and will," BENZTOWN Pres. DAVE "CHACHI" DENES said. "We are pleased that KEN BENSON, LOUIE DIAZ and TREVOR SHAND have taken on the difficult task of determining which of these two brilliant imagers will take home the title of World’s Best Imager for 2013."
"We are proud to showcase radio’s top imaging professionals and thank everyone who threw their hats in the ring this year," BENZTOWN CEO ANDREAS SANNEMAN said. "All the entries were very strong, but DAN KELLY really put it out there this year. He will be a formidable opponent of PAUL DUFFY, who currently holds the title of World’s Best Imager. May the best man win!"