Who are the industry’s top communicators? What are the best campaigns across Broadcast, Cable, TV and Tech?
Final Deadline: March 17
Awards Reception:
June 9, 2017
The entry period has ended for this program. Please join Cablefax on June 9, 2017 to celebrate the incredible talent in our industry at the FAXIES and Best Sellers Awards Breakfast.
The FAXIES awards program has long recognized excellence in PR and marketing throughout the cable, broadband and television industry. And now as content flows to myriad screens and upends established business models, there has never been a better time to highlight the most innovative and effective PR and marketing campaigns and executives driving the industry forward. You and your team continue to push the envelope, whether it’s advertising, event marketing, public affairs, digital outreach, social media, or simply the creation of press kits that dazzle.

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The FAXIES sets the industry benchmark for excellence across all areas of marketing and PR as the industry strives to develop new audiences, expand revenue streams and ultimately thrive through business innovation. As our team of judges seek the most groundbreaking, engaging, interactive and creative campaigns, we look forward to seeing your entries and saluting the best marketing, communications and PR efforts of the year.



Marketing Awards

  • Acquisition and Upgrade Marketing
  • Affiliate and Partnership Marketing
  • Marketing of a New Series or Show
  • Marketing of a Continuing Series
  • Marketing of a Special or Documentary/ Documentary Series
  • Media Event
  • Multicultural Marketing
  • Press Kit
  • Programming Stunt
  • PR Stunt
  • Shoestring Marketing
  • Sweepstakes and Games Marketing
  • Tchotchke
  • Trade Show Marketing/PR
  • Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality Marketing

Social Awards

  • Social Media During a Program
  • Social Media Marketing


Campaign Awards

  • Advertising Campaign for a Single Program
  • Advertising Campaign for a Network
  • Brand Image and Positioning Campaign
  • Integrated Marketing Campaign
  • Marketing Campaign
  • Media Relations Campaign
  • Public Affairs Campaign

Communication Innovators

  • Marketer of the Year, VP Level and Above
  • Marketing Team of the Year
  • PR Executive of the Year, VP Level and Above
  • PR Team of the Year

Community Awards

  • Corporate Social Responsibility / Green Campaign
  • Community Relations
  • Nonprofit Partnerships

Category Descriptions


To be eligible, the entry/campaign initiative must have taken place (either in part or in full) between January 2016 – February 2017. Some of the work must have occurred during this time, but it’s not necessary for it to be completed during the eligibility period.

Who Should Enter

Our team of judges is seeking the best innovative, engaging, interactive and creative campaigns of the year in cable, broadcast and beyond.

All areas of communication are encouraged to enter, including:

  • Social Media
  • Publicists
  • Bloggers
  • and more!
  • Public Relations
  • Content Developers
  • Advertising
  • Marketing

Third Parties are eligible to compete on behalf of a client; the program is open to national and international entrants.

Deadlines & Fees


Entry Fee Information:

The price of each primary entry is $350. If you submit the same entry into multiple categories, the additional fee is $230 per category. Late entry surcharge of $230 per entry. Payment in full must accompany the entry. Entry fees are not refundable. Multiple Entries are accepted and encouraged. A single entry can be entered into one or more categories.

View Past Winners: 

2016 | 2015 | 2014 | All

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Save the Date: Spring 2017

Winners will be honored at a celebratory event in June 9 2017

Want to Sponsor the event?

Contact your sales rep:
Rich Hauptner | Olivia Murray

Have Questions?

Contact us! We are available Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. ET

Mary-Lou French, 301-354-1851

Alex Virden, 301-354-1619

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