Oak Ridge Boys Win Telly Award For 'A Salute To Christmas'
June 25, 2015 at 2:00 PM (PT)
The OAK RIDGE BOYS recently won a 2015 TELLY AWARD for Outstanding TV Production for their TV special, "A Salute to CHRISTMAS." The one-night only special honored the work of THE AMERICAN LEGION and its efforts to aid veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
The TELLY AWARDS are the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, video and film productions, and web commercials, videos, and films. The international competition receives more than 12,000 submissions annually from around the world.
“This project is very special because the heart of it is to bring attention to the needs of our veterans," said TRACY TROST, who produced the TV special. "For me personally, being able to work so closely with the OAK RIDGE BOYS has been a highlight in my career. Winning this award just shows how excellent they and THE AMERICAN LEGION are. I am honored to be a part.”