“PenFed Digital is humble to be recognized at this year’s Telly Awards,” said PenFed vice president and chief content officer Andrea McCarren. “We are passionate about using video to capture the compelling stories of the exceptional members of the military and our credit union. Our team had to be creative and innovative to produce engaging content amid the challenges of last year’s pandemic, it’s incredibly rewarding to see how our hard work and these meaningful stories are recognized. “
PenFed’s “Gold Star MemorialThe video won the highest honor with a Gold Award in the People’s Telly category. This moving video shows a memorial to Gold Star families who lost a service member in the Iraq war. The memorial was created by Hershel Woody Williams Medal of the Honorary Foundation in partnership with a local brewery, A family brewto make sure the memories of these victims are never forgotten.
PenFed’s “Ace Your Finances” video series with Ace, a service dog in training by America’s VetDogs Currently educated and trained by McCarren, he won a Silver Award in the Branded Content: Financial Services and Banking category and a Silver Award in the Branded Content: Campaign / Advertising category. The videos show various PenFed products and the benefits of being a PenFed member. A video entitled “Finding an ATM is not difficult“Promotes PenFed to give its members access to nearly 85,000 toll-free ATMs by showing Ace visiting a local ATM with a short walk around the corner. In another video titled”Looking for a home update? “Ace is decorating its kennel with a PenFed Home Equity line of credit.
Other award-winning silver videos are PenFeds Stellate Ganglion Block Seriesplaced in the Social Video Series: Health & Wellness category. This exclusive PenFed Digital range offers veterans and first aiders a breakthrough treatment for PTSD called the Stellate Ganglion Block (SGB). Two videos won silver in the General Social Video category, including “Heart donation meeting, 20 years in the works“Video of an organ donor’s family being reunited with the heart of their deceased son through the transplant recipient, and that of PenFed”Veterans roasters: help veterans“Video that a Chicago Coffee Roaster and PenFed Member Employing Veterans.
PenFed Digital’s exclusive videos also received four Bronze Awards. PenFed’s “Dracula enters a bank“Video received two bronze awards in the” Social Video: General Products and Services “category and in the” Social Video: Craft-Use of Comedy “category and in the” PenFed “category.”What to do with your stimulusThe video also received a bronze award. PenFed’s Gold Star Memorial video also received a bronze award.
The 2021 Telly Awards received over 12,000 entries from all 50 states and five continents. The Telly Award winners represent some of the most respected advertising agencies, television stations, production companies and publishers around the world.
Members of the PenFed Digital team responsible for these award-winning videos include multimedia producer Brian Burdett, project coordinator and social media specialist Tamara Möller, Content producer Shauna McNally Scarnato, content producer Julianna Myers, vice president and chief content officer Andrea McCarren, Creative Content Director Chris Mullenand Director of Content Strategy John Mogor.
Click to view all of the PenFed Credit Union Telly Award-winning videos Here. For more information on the content of the PenFed Digital team, see PenFed Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube and LinkedIn Accounts.
About PenFed Credit Union
The Pentagon Federal Credit Union (PenFed) was founded in 1935 and is America’s second largest federal credit union with 2.3 million members worldwide $ 28 billion in assets. PenFed Credit Union offers market leading certificates, checks, credit cards, personal loans, mortgages, auto loans, student loans, and a wide range of other financial services. Our mission is to empower members of our community to achieve their financial well-being. The PenFed Credit Union is insured nationwide by the NCUA and a lender for equal living conditions. To learn more about PenFed Credit Union, visit PenFed.org, like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter at @PenFed. Would you like to work for PenFed? Check us out on LinkedIn. We pride ourselves on being an equal opportunity employer.
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