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On Target v2.0- Training Substance Detector Dogs- Detection 1 wins a 2018 AVA Platinum Award

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Canine Training Systems Wins a 2018 Ava Digital Awards Platinum Award for On Target v2.0- Training Substance Detector Dogs with Randy Hare- Detection 1 Canine Training Systems Wins a 2018 Ava Digital Awards Platinum Award for On Target v2.0- Training Substance Detector Dogs with Randy Hare- Detection 1! As the second title in our new, updated series with Randy Hare nears completion, On Target v2.0- Training Substance Detector Dogs with Randy Hare- Detection 1 has won it's FIRST International Award!  We've received tremendous feedback and reviews for this product.  Any dog, any breed, any age, any substance.  Randy Hare’s Substance Detection Dog System is now more popular than ever.  With an evolving seminar demographic, Randy is now seeing a new generation of trainer and handler emerge.  His system has likewise evolved and because it is an open, changing system, is applicable to a wider range of substances, including those for civilian detection sports such as Nose Work.  Because both the equipment and technique has evolved, a new series of videos is available to showcase the updates, innovations and steps forward for those who wish to remain on the cutting-edge of detection training.
This new title is incredibly popular and of the same quality Canine Training Systems is known for!  We're pleased with our 2018 Ava Digital Awards Platinum Award- the highest honor awarded!
About The Telly Awards
The Ava Awards recognizes outstanding work by creative professionals involved in the concept, writing, direction, shooting, and editing of audio-visual materials and programs. Entrants include video and film production companies, web developers, advertising agencies, PR firms, corporate and government communications departments, producers, directors, editors and shooters. Judges are industry professionals who look for companies and individuals whose talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry. There were 2500 entries from throughout the United States and 17 other countries in the 2018 AVA Digital Awards Competition.
The AVA Digital Awards is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP), one of the oldest, largest, and most respected evaluators of creative work in the marketing and communication industry. Founded in 1994, AMCP has judged more than 200,000 entries and given away over $250,000 to charitable endeavors. As part of its mission, AMCP supports the altruistic efforts of its entrants by not charging entry fees for work done pro bono. 
To learn more about our 49 International Production Awards, please visit our awards page.
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Producer Doug Calhoun recognized on StudioDaily 50 list

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The StudioDaily 50 is populated by executives and producers who make great work happen; directors, cinematographers and editors who push the creative envelope; and scientists, engineers, inventors and other innovators who keep pushing the state of the creative arts. With this crowd, most of them spend their professional lives crossing boundaries on a daily basis.

Adding to an already long list of production industry awards, Doug Calhoun, the innovative producer, cinematographer and editor at Canine Training Systems (Forest Run Productions) is gaining his own notoriety and has been named to StudioDaily’s esteemed Top 50 list. The inaugural list was compiled by the leading and award-winning news source for creative digital media, StudioDaily, with a focus on innovation in the production of movies, TV shows, commercials and music videos.

Doug Calhoun, who is President at Canine Training Systems, the world-renowned firm responsible for crafting the industry standard in instructional videos for sport, service and pet dogs has been honored in The Specialists category. “Producing content in what’s considered a Specialist category is about passion for dogs and dedication to our customer base. We love the variety of dog sports that not only we enjoy, but our customers participate in. It’s incredibly gratifying to get testimonials from our customers and resellers about the caliber of teamwork our titles help create, strengthen and demonstrate across the globe. I’m proud of our products, and am honored to be on the StudioDaily 50 list alongside so many other talented individuals.”

Recipients were announced and honored at the prestigious Prime Awards held by Studio Daily, during NAB, the National Association of Broadcasters Show in Las Vegas, one of the industry’s biggest and most anticipated broadcast production industry conferences. The event was streamed live from the show floor world-wide.

“I enjoy all aspects of the process. Editing makes for a better videographer and understanding the information and concepts you need to convey allows the information to be crafted in a variety of ways.” Having gained a footing in production with firms like Gates Corporation, Digital Lava, American Airlines, IonCleanse, RecoverFast, The Outdoor Channel and Kiwanis Club International among many others, Calhoun has filled the shelves with production awards.

To learn more about the StudioDaily 50, visit their website.

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