2018 – Outstanding Trans-Media Sports Coverage (Won by Fox Sports)
Fox was honored with the Outstanding Trans-Media Sports Coverage Award for its digital coverage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. HBS CEO Dan Miodownik was included in the Emmy roster as Executive Producer, and HBS Director of Production, Stefan Wistuba, was also recognised for the win of this prestigious award as a Producer.
2011 – Live Sports Special (Won by ESPN)
ESPN claimed an Emmy Award in the prestigious Live Sports Special category for its coverage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ Final between Spain and the Netherlands on 10 July 2010 in Johannesburg. ESPN then associated HBS to its win by including HBS CEO Francis Tellier in its roster as Coordinating Producer.
In an accompanying letter, ESPN Senior Vice President and Executive Producer Jed Drake thanked HBS for the efforts of its “tremendous team” and went on to explain that HBS’ “superlative coverage was vital” to ESPN’s success.