The video marketing team at Dansons has earned the 2022 Communicator Award of Excellence for the I Am Pit Boss video series. The award comes from the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts (AIVA) and is to honor excellence in strategic, effective and meaningful communication in the video category.
Fresh off winning their Stevie Award for Sales and Customer Service, Dansons adds to their trophy case with the highest honor for a web series.
It’s a blessing to see the efforts of our Dansons team recognized at this level. The I Am Pit Boss video series came out of a collaborative effort, from Partnerships and Communications to Video and Social. We’re proud of all the hard work from those involved. This recognition is well-deserved.Dansons President, Jeff Thiessen
The now award winning video series allowed fans a chance to get to know the Pit Boss ambassadors better. I Am Pit Boss is a 15 episode series with each episode focusing on a different brand ambassador detailing why they choose to be a part of Pit Boss Nation. Beyond winning the highest honor for a web series, it also received a Bronze Telly Award in the Food and Beverage Online Series category.
The roster of brand ambassadors featured in the videos includes the following.
- Marty Smith
- Patrick Peterson
- Aric Almirola
- Archie Bradley
- Willie Robertson
- Brandi Burton
- Jess Lockwood
- Rich Froning
- Chad & Marsha Schearer
- Cooper Davis
- Jeb Burton
- Justin Martin
- Mason Taylor
- Shaun O’Neale
- Jake Lockwood
Dansons also received 5 Silver Telly Awards for excellence in video and television for the following.
- Louisiana Grills Founders Series Video
- Pit Boss Hardwood Pellets Promo
- Pit Boss Ultimate Griddle Video
- Pit Boss Spices – Bold New Flavors
- Pit Boss BBQ Spice and Sauces – Walmart