Fidelity Local 6 in Rolla, MO Awarded Gold at 2018 AVA Digital Awards

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Fidelity Communications is celebrating a recent Gold Medal Award win at the 2018 AVA Digital Awards competition. The Fidelity Local 6 broadcast team in Rolla, MO was honored with the Gold Award for Video Production for their show "The Weekly Recap with Matt Wacker."

The AVA Digital Awards is an international competition that recognizes outstanding work by creative professionals involved in the concept, direction, design, and production of digital media. The competition is hosted and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, which consists of media, marketing, and advertising, and communications professionals. The AVA Digital Awards honor outstanding achievements in, and service to, the communications professions. Over 2,500 entries were sent in from across the United States, as well as 18 other countries from around the globe.

This win marks the fourth award for "The Weekly Recap with Matt Wacker" since the show premiered in June of 2015, following three People’s Telly Awards. "The Weekly Recap" provides high-energy, hyper-local news and entertainment for the Rolla area. In addition to his hosting duties, Matt Wacker serves as the video production manager for the Fidelity Local 6 broadcast team, which produces the show along with a variety of other local broadcasts, including community events and local sports.

“Fidelity is proud to be deeply engaged with every community we serve, and our Local 6 broadcast teams are an integral part of that connection,” said Fidelity’s Director of Marketing, Danica LaFaire. “They give our communities the opportunity to share and engage with stories and events that matter, and that might get passed up by larger networks. Our broadcast teams live in our communities, and it’s important to us to be able to put a spotlight on meaningful local stories and events. Our entire company congratulates Matt and his team; we are very proud of the work they do.”

Fidelity Local 6 broadcasts are available in most of Fidelity Communications’ service areas, though not all. Local 6 broadcasts can be found on Channel 6 (SD) and Channel 406 (HD).

For more information about Fidelity’s Digital TV, telephone, and internet services, visit

Source: Fidelity Communications Co.


Categories: Telecommunications

Tags: AVA Digital Awards, Broadcast, Local 6, Rolla, Sullivan, TV

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Based in Sullivan, Missouri, Fidelity Communications has a history of success through innovation to meet customer needs. Since 1940, Fidelity has been offering its customers the most advanced telecommunications services and features available.

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