Tricolor TV won the Golden Ray 2017, Ninth National Prize for Satellite, Cable and Online Television in the nomination for the Best Package Deal of Pay TV Operator.
The award ceremony took place on November 21, 2017 in Moscow’s ICON HALL. There were a total of 19 nominations, including Best Channel (serials, information and journalism, education, travel and adventure, entertainment, TV for children, women and men, sports, music, lifestyle, and regional TV programs), Best TV Channel Style and Design, Best TV Programs for Off-the-Air Television, Best Online Cinemas, Best Interactive Platforms and Hosts.
Special prizes were also awarded for development of satellite television in Russia, for contribution to development of satellite communications, for technological innovations. Tricolor TV won its first Golden Ray award in 2016 for introducing new technologies and solutions in television. Awards were also presented for the best regional syndication, unconventional journalism, and the discovery of the year.
The full list of winners of the 2017 edition of the prize can be found on the main page of the Prize’s website.
Golden Ray National Award was established in 2009 by the National Association of TV and radio broadcasters (NAT) with the support of Hot Bird TV Awards, a European prize.