TP Wins 3 International Awards For Excellence & Distinction

TP-Productions wins three Videographer Awards. The winners were announced Monday on the 2017 Videographer Awards website. Over 1,500 entries were submitted into the international 21st Annual Videographer Awards. 



"A Tribute To My Grandfather" Ret. Col. Marty Mahrt    

Category - Tribute



Ret. Col. Marty Mahrt “Veteran’s Day Segment”          

Category - Editing



"Capture The Moment" Mattke Wedding                      

Category - Wedding


Entries receiving scores of 90-100 are Excellence Winners. Scores of 80-89 are Distinction Winners and 70-79 are Honorable Mention Winners. There may be no winners or multiple winners in a category.

TP Wins National Award In THREE Categories

TP-Productions is involved in three Hometown Media Award-winning productions. The winners were announced late last night on the Alliance For Community Media website. Over 1,100 entries were submitted into the national 2017 Hometown Media Awards. Award recipients will be presented with their plaques at the 2017 ACM Annual Conference on July 14 in Minneapolis.

Best Of Documentary Biography:

Independent Producer division: Veteran’s Day Segment- Ret. Col. Marty MahrtTommy Platek, TP Productions

Best Of Arts & Entertainment Series:

Independent Producer division: Shoes Of SteelPatricia DeGidio, Producer/Director and Writer; and Tommy Platek, Editor

Best Of Arts & Entertainment Single Episode:

Independent Producer division: Shoes Of Steel -Episode 3 Show JumpingPatricia DeGidio, Producer/ Director and Writer Tommy Platek, Editor

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TP honored with 2017 Telly Award

Over 13,000 submissions from all 50 states and five continents. TP Productions is honored to be awarded with a 2017 Bronze Telly for the "Ret. Col. Marty Mahrt Veteran's Day Segment" in the web platform category of, "Shows/Videos/Segments- History". 

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. 

SOS Season Two; Premieres April

"Shoes Of Steel" Season Two will premiere on their Facebook Page in April 2017. The magazine format show features all things equestrian related, including segments highlighting women in the horse industry. Tommy works as a remote editor for "Shoes Of Steel" and occasionally helps with on-location videography. 

In Season Two, events like mounted shooting, show jumping, polocrosse, eventing, ranch rodeo, and thoroughbred racing will be featured.

Tommy Platek Nominated for Midwest Emmy

October 2016- Tommy Platek set to attend the Upper Midwest Regional Emmy's® for his nomination in the "Editor- Short Form" craft category. The video honored is a documentary trailer created to be used as a fundraising tool, which generated over seventeen thousand dollars. The piece was produced and submitted to The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences: Upper Midwest Chapter by Town Square Television.