Disney Channel Scores at PROMAX&BDA Asia Awards

Walt Disney Television International-Asia Pacific’s Disney Channel won gold and silver PROMAX awards at the PROMAX&BDA Asia Awards held last night in Singapore. The honors join the 13 awards received by Walt Disney Television Int’l at the prestigious Int’l PROMAX&BDA Awards in New York last June and the six awards received at PROMAX&BDA Australia/New Zealand in Sydney last September.

Disney Channel Japan took Best In-House Station Image Promo. In addition, WDTVI-AP’s creative services team, headed by director of creative services Joseph Liu and deputy director of creative services Natalie Gee, received the silver in the category Best Children’s Program Promo for a Wonderful World of Disney image spot titled "Every Night." The promo previously bagged the gold PROMAX for Best Use of Original/Existing Music at the PROMAX&BDA Australia/New Zealand Awards.

This month’s wins brings the total PROMAX&BDA Awards won by WDTVI-AP to 32 Gold awards and 31 Silver awards from PROMAX& BDA Asia, Australia and New Zealand and USA .

The PROMAX Awards is organized and presented by PROMAX, the world’s premiere association of promotion and marketing professionals in the electronic media. The BDA Awards is organized by BDA, the world’s leading association of designers involved in all aspects of electronic design for the broadcast, broadband and multimedia worlds. A full list of 2004 winners can be found at www.promaxasia.tv/asia04.html.