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IBC Winning Team

Platform clients, are once again, up for a whole raft of awards at the IBC Conference with 9 nominations at the ConnectedWorld.TV Awards 2013 and a further 10 nominations at the CSI Product of the Year Awards.

The Connected World.TV awards, organised by BPL Broadcast, IBC’s partners in the development and marketing of the IBC Connected World, celebrate the ever evolving developments in television and video at the intersection of broadcast and the internet. These nominations are to honour creative broadcasters, innovative technology companies and consumer electronics manufacturers at the forefront of this ever expanding industry.

ACCESS, Genius Digital LTD and Tvinci are nominated for two awards each whilst Ericsson, Civolution and Clearleap are nominated for one. Platform has clients nominated in 6 of the 10 categories at the Connected TV awards.

Winners will be announced at a gala dinner on the penultimate evening of the global broadcast industry’s annual gathering in Amsterdam on Monday 16th September at the Okura Hotel, Amsterdam, during Connected World at IBC 2013.

Platform clients will also feature at the CSI Awards – one of the most comprehensive and competitive technology awards in the world – which focus upon the technical and product marketing excellence in the cable, satellite, terrestrial broadcasting, mobile and IPTV sectors.

Organised by CSI magazine, the awards are now into their eleventh year and attract over 150 entries every year, gaining the endorsement of the industry’s leading technology suppliers. Judged independently by a panel of industry experts, the awards also ensure that the result takes into account a diverse range of opinions and backgrounds.

Ericsson is nominated for four awards, Tvinci have three nods while Grass Valley have two and Civolution have one.

The CSI Awards 2013 will take place on Friday 13th September 2013 at IBC Conference, Amsterdam in Room E102.

Gay Bell, Platform PR CEO, said: “Having specialised in digital TV and mobile entertainment for over 15 years we have an enduring record of helping clients win awards at IBC and beyond. We are delighted to be able to continue this tradition of helping our clients achieve their goals and are immensely proud of the work we have done with each of these companies. We would like to take this opportunity to wish all our clients luck at these two prestigious award shows.”