May 16, 2013

EIE's Internet Safety 101® Television Series Receives Two Emmy Award Nominations

Internet Safety 101®, the three part TV series which premiered on PBS Virginia stations in 2012,was nominated this week for two Emmy awards. The National Capitol Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS-NCCB) serving the Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. television community announced the 2012 Emmy Award nominations chosen from over 700 entries.

Donna Rice Hughes is nominated in the Program Host/Moderator category and Internet Safety: Alicia's Story, Confessions Of A Predator, Grooming, Risky Behavior in the Information/Instruction Program/Special category. Internet Safety 101® producers are Donna Rice Hughes, President of Enough Is Enough®, Mari Bonnemaison and Brooks Moore of Bonnemaison, Inc., and Paul Roberts of WCVE Richmond PBS. 
The winners will be announced at the 55th Emmy Awards Gala Saturday, June 15, 2013 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront. The Emmy Awards Gala will honor excellence in television production in various sectors of the television industry including entertainment programming, news and documentary shows, sports programming and craft categories.
The Academy's EMMY Award is the industry's benchmark for the recognition of television excellence and the premier television production award presented in various sectors of the television industry, including entertainment programming, news and documentary shows, and sports programming. The awards are presented in various area-specific ceremonies held annually throughout the year.
The Internet Safety 101® DVD series also received two national Telly awards, which honors the finest film and video productions.

Pictured:Gwendolyn, Lillian, Donna, Mari and Nancy at Emmy Nomination Party