WXYZ-TV brings home six Michigan Chapter Emmy Awards

DETROIT (WXYZ) - Congratulations to our colleagues for bringing home six Michigan Emmys!

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences held it's annual Michigan Chapter Emmy Awards at Sound Board in Motor City Casino and Hotel Saturday night.

WXYZ-TV won in the following categories:

Magazine Program

Tammy Sortor, Pravin Staraman and Andrzej Milosz for "It's Michigan Made"

Special Event Coverage (Other than news or sports)

Mary Mercado and Donn Bousquet for "Woodward Dream Cruise"

News Producer

Tim Kochenderfer for "Tim Kochenderfer Composite"

On-Camera Talent (News Anchor)

JoAnne Purtan for "JoAnne Purtan Composite"

Video Journalist

John Ciolino for "Old Friends"

Promotion Program - Image

Aaron Liversedge for "Detroit 2020 Music Video"

Please join us by congratulating the winners in the comment section below!

We are also proud to announce three additional Emmy awards thanks to our partnerships with Friendship Circle and St. Joseph Mercy Health.

On-Camera Talent

Eli Zaret Productions/WXYZ (Friendship Circle)


Michael Fitzsimmons (Friendship Circle)

Public/Current/Community Awards

Discover Remarkable/Meningitis Special (St. Joseph Mercy)

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