1st Annual Sync Awards Winners

For Immediate Release: May 12, 2018 · Please add to your listings/announcements

 

Canadian Music Week &

The Guild of Music Supervisors, Canada

Announce Winners For The First Annual

Canadian Sync Awards

 

Canadian Music Week (CMW) and The Guild of Music Supervisors, Canada (GMSC) are excited to announce the winners for the 1st Annual Canadian Sync Awards sponsored by songtradr, which took place Saturday May 12, 2018 at The Sheraton Centre.

 

Hosted by Raina Douris and Odario Williams of CBC Radio 2, the Canadian Sync Awards included performances by singer-songwriter Hannah Georgas, and pop sensation Francesco Yates.

 

The Canadian Sync Awards are the only awards in Canada to recognize the contribution synch makes to the creative industries. Canadian Sync Awards nominees included music supervisors, synch teams, publishers, record companies plus the worlds of broadcast and advertising. This celebratory event honoured the achievements of music in film, television, advertising and brands, video games and online media. Each category has been selected to acknowledge the importance of music placement and the collective achievements of an individual artist.

 

Complete List of 2018 Canadian Sync Awards Winners:

 

BEST SYNC - PROMO                                                                                                  

Velma Barkwell: “I’m On My Way” by The Proclaimers for

Mr. D, Season 7, Premiere

 

BEST MUSIC SUPERVISION - INTERACTIVE (VIDEO GAME/MOBILE APP/VR) 

Janesta Boudreau: Jurassic World Evolution

 

BEST SYNC - EPISODIC TV                                                                                         

Michael Perlmutter: “Heart Of Glass” (Crabtree Remix) by Blondie X Glass for The Handmaid's Tale, 103

 

BEST SYNC - COMMERCIAL                                                                                       

Heather Gardner: “What The World Needs Now” by Sarah Blackwood for Presidents Choice - #Eattogether

 

BEST SYNC TEAM - MAJOR LABEL AND/OR MAJOR PUBLISHER  

Universal Music Inc.

 

BEST SYNC TEAM - INDIE LABEL AND/OR INDIE PUBLISHER

Third Side Music

 

BEST SYNC - FEATURE FILM                                                                                      

Natasha Duprey: “(You're A) Strange Animal” by Gowan, ‘Another Wolfcop’

 

BEST SYNC - SPORTS PROGRAM OR PROMO                                                      

David Hayman: “Trainwreck 1979” by Death From Above 1979 for Toronto FC

 

SYNC ARTIST OR SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR

The Tragically Hip

 

BEST MUSIC SUPERVISION - FEATURE OR DOCUMENTARY FILM                    

Dondrea Erauw: Kiss & Cry

 

BEST MUSIC SUPERVISION - SCRIPTED OR FACTUAL TV PRODUCTION/SERIES          

Michael Perlmutter: The Handmaids Tale (Season 1)

 

Canadian Music Week is Canada’s leading annual entertainment event dedicated to the expression and growth of the country’s music, media and entertainment industries. Combining multifaceted information-intensive conferences; a trade exposition; awards shows and the nation’s largest new music festival, CMW spans a seven-day period from May 7 - 13, 2018 at the Sheraton Centre Hotel, and in more than 40 downtown Toronto venues, attracting participants from across the globe.

 

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Media Contact: FLIP PUBLICITY, 416.533.7710, Damien Nelson, damien@flip-publicity.com

 

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