NewsWatch, the successful and growing consumer reviews television show, continues to receive many extremely positive reviews from both consumers and technology firms alike. In a recent interview with Nathalie van Wijkvliet, the Marketing Director for Avanca, she praised the company for helping Avanca kickstart several really successful marketing campaigns for their new product lines. Avanca had initially started an Indiegogo campaign to raise support for their latest marketing push, and astonishingly NewsWatch helped the company raise 29 times more funds than what they had initially set out to achieve. Avanca expressed how they could not be more pleased, owning so much of their recent success directly to NewsWatch coverage.
For those of you who are unfamiliar with NewsWatch, they’re a tv show that focuses on technology, consumer reviews, mobile apps, electronics, and even news pertaining to government or different fields of medicine. They typically run episodes that last for 30 minutes at a time. NewsWatch has received numerous awards over the years, reflective of just how popular the show has become, due largely to the modern and fun format that they use to showcase their news pieces.
As of late 2017, NewsWatch has produced over 1,200 episodes ranging back all the way to episode 1 in March 1990. The company is based out of Washington, DC, and has several smaller offices in New York City, New York, Denver, Colorado, and Fairfax, Virginia. The parent company of NewsWatch is Bridge Communications, an internationally renowned communications and video production organization.
Regarding the various awards that NewsWatch has received over the years, they were recently the recipient of a Gold and Platinum Marcom Award for the year 2017. They also won a 2017 national Videographer Award for excellence in the category of half-hour entertainment programming. Prior to that they also won a Silver Telly Award for 2016, and they were even nominated for an additional award that same year.