Armstrong Chamberlin Wins Telly Award for Friends University TV Campaign

News Date: 
Fri. 06/21/2013

The 34th Annual Telly Awards has honored Armstrong Chamberlin Strategic Marketing with a 2013 Bronze Telly Award for its Friends University regional TV campaign, “Are You Ready?” The campaign included television commercials and online pre-rolls, written and directed by Armstrong Chamberlin and produced by Digital Brand of Wichita.

“This campaign does an excellent job of representing our beautiful university as well as highlighting the school’s vision,” said Tracy Muirhead, vice president of institutional Advancement of Friends University. “It reminds viewers that we are a regional university with national programs and an international presence. And, it underscores the university’s dedication to impacting the lives of its students in ways that improve our world.”

Susan Armstrong, president and CEO of Armstrong Chamberlin, added, “We are thrilled to accept a Telly Award on behalf of Friends University. It is always nice to receive recognition for good work, and we look forward to seeing an increased interest in the University because of the campaign.” 

“The Telly Awards has a mission to honor the very best in film and video,” said Linda Day, executive director of the Telly Awards. “Armstrong Chamberlin’s accomplishment illustrates its creativity, skill and dedication to its craft and serves as a testament to great film and video production.”

Founded in 1979, the Telly Awards is the premier competition celebrating the very best in local, regional and cable TV commercials, programs and segments, as well as film and video production and online video content. It received nearly 11,000 entries from all 50 states and several countries.

Founded in 1981, Armstrong Chamberlin is a full-service advertising, marketing, public relations and interactive agency. It serves clients in a range of industries, including business-to-business, finance, higher education, retail and more. For more information, visit

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