Martinez Creative Group of St. Charles, Ill. received a 2014 Telly Award for Max Armstrong’s “Tractor Boy” music video in the category of Internet/Online Video – Entertainment.
The video features a juxtaposition of vintage tractors with an edgy, high-energy editing style. The video chronicles agricultural broadcaster Max Armstrong and his vintage 1953 Farmall Super H tractor.
The “Tractor Boy” music video gained popularity on YouTube and the “Tractor Boy” song is available for download on iTunes, Google Play, and Amazon MP3. Max Armstrong’s Tractor App, featuring Armstrong’s distinctive voice, is also available for free download from iTunes for iPhone and iPad and from Google Play for Android smartphones and tablets.
About the Telly Awards Founded in 1978, the Telly is now one of the most sought-after awards by industry leaders, from large international firms to local production companies and ad agencies. The Telly Awards is the premier award honoring the finest film and video productions, groundbreaking web commercials, videos and films, and outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs.
About Max Armstrong Max Armstrong is one of the most widely recognized and highly regarded agricultural journalists in America. He is director of broadcasting for Penton/Farm Progress Companies; co-host of the television show This Week in AgriBusiness, seen across the United States each weekend; and he helps host a weekly hour-long ag program on WGN Radio in Chicago. His radio broadcasts “Max Armstrong’s Midwest Digest” and “Farm Progress America” are carried daily on more than 140 stations from New York to California. Millions of farmers, ranchers and consumers have viewed Armstrong’s TV programs and heard his radio broadcasts during his nearly 40 years of industry experience.