Small World Awards

Executive Producer: John Givens
  • 2015 National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Gold Circle Award
Real Rail Adventures-Switzerland Awards
  • Real Rail Adventures: Switzerland—2015 Silver Telly Award, "Travel & Tourism"
  • Real Rail Adventures: Switzerland—2015 Emmy Nomination, Photography
Adventures with Purpose Awards
  • Geneva and the Matterhorn: Quest for the Water Castle—2012 Bronze Telly Award “Documentary”
  • Basel and Lucerne: Quest for the Crossroads—2012 Bronze Telly Award “Travel & Tourism”
  • Pearl River Delta: Quest for Harmony—2012 Bronze Telly Award “Documentary”
  • Pearl River Delta: Quest for Harmony—2012 Bronze Telly Award “Travel & Tourism”
  • Hong Kong: Quest for the Dragon—2011 Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Gold Award
  • Greece: Quest for the Gods—2011 CINE Golden Eagle Award
  • Hong Kong: Quest for the Dragon—2011 Bronze Telly Award “Documentary”
  • Hong Kong: Quest for the Dragon—2011 Bronze Telly Award “Travel and Tourism”
  • Assam: Quest for the One-horned Rhino—2010 Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Gold Award
  • Morocco: Quest for the Kasbah—2010 Emmy Award “Cultural Documentary”
  • Assam: Quest for the One-horned Rhino—2010 Emmy “Cultural Documentary”
  • Assam: Quest for the One-horned Rhino—2010 Silver Telly Award “Documentary”
  • Assam: Quest for the One-horned Rhino—2010 Bronze Telly “Travel & Tourism”
  • Norway: Quest for the Viking Spirit—2010 Bronze Telly “Travel & Tourism”
  • Norway: Quest for the Viking Spirit—2010 Bronze Telly Award “Documentary”
  • Norway: Quest for the Viking Spirit—2009 Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Gold Award
  • Switzerland: Quest for the Sublime—2009 Silver Telly Award “Documentary”
  • Switzerland: Quest for the Sublime—2009 Silver Telly “Travel & Tourism”
  • Morocco: Quest for the Kasbah—2009 Silver Telly Award “Documentary”
  • Morocco: Quest for the Kasbah—2009 Bronze Telly Award “Travel and Tourism”
  • Switzerland: Quest for the Sublime—2009 Emmy Nomination “Photography”
  • New Zealand: Quest for the Kaitiakitanga—2009 Emmy Nomination “Documentary”
  • New Zealand: Quest for the Kaitiakitanga—2008 CINE Golden Eagle Award
  • New Zealand: Quest for the Kaitiakitanga—2008 Bronze Telly “Documentary”
  • Adventures with Purpose Series—2008 American Public Television Program Excellence Award
  • New Zealand—2008 Environmental Media Association Nomination—the “Green Oscars”
  • Egypt: Quest for the Lord of the Nile—2007 Silver Telly Award “Documentary”
  • Egypt: Quest for the Lord of the Nile—2007 Silver Telly “Travel & Tourism”

According to CINE, other recent Golden Eagle winners include: Ken Burns, American Masters, Nature, and 60 Minutes. Recent Telly winners include: Columbia Pictures, Discovery Communications, Harpo Productions, Miramax Films, MSNBC, NASA, NBC, Reader's Digest, and Time Life.

Smart Travels Awards
  • Smart Travels Series—2007 American Public Television Program Excellence Award
  • Smart Travels #101—Naples and the Amalfi Coast, CINE Golden Eagle Award
  • Smart Travels #103—Venice, CINE Golden Eagle Award
  • Smart Travels #103—Venice, Silver Telly Award
  • Smart Travels #103Venice, Silver Telly Award for Music
  • Smart Travels #110English Countryside, Silver Telly Award
  • Smart Travels #112Amsterdam and the Netherlands, International Communicator Crystal Award
  • Smart Travels #203The French Riviera, Silver Telly Award
  • Smart Travels #207—Salzburg and the Lakes District, Silver Telly Award
  • Smart Travels #203—The French Riviera, CINE Golden Eagle Award
  • Smart Travels #207—Salzburg and the Lakes District, CINE Golden Eagle Award
  • Smart Travels #207—Salzburg and the Lakes District, International Communicator Crystal Award
  • Smart Travels #309—Oslo and Norway, CINE Golden Eagle Award
  • Smart Travels #309—Oslo and Norway, Emmy Award
  • Smart Travels #305—Bologna and Emilia Romagna, New York Film Festival Finalist Award
  • Smart Travels #406—France’s Bordeaux and Dordogne, Emmy Award
  • Smart Travels #410—Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast, Golden Pen Grand Prix Award from the Government of Croatia
  • Smart Travels Executive Producer, John Givens – American Public Television Most Valuable Producer Award for year 2000
  • Smart Travels #501—Maui and Hawaii’s Big Island, Silver Telly Award
  • Smart Travels #505—Shanghai, CINE Golden Eagle Award

According to CINE, "Golden Eagle Awards recognize the excellence of production as judged by at least two juries of your peers and acknowledge excellent filmmaking craftsmanship evident in your productions." Other recent Golden Eagle winners include: Ken Burns, American Masters, Nature, and 60 Minutes.

According to the Telly Awards "Tellys are the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV programs, as well as the finest video and film productions. The Telly Awards annually showcases the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operator, and corporate video departments in the world. About 7% of the 10,000 entries each year are "Winners" and receive the Silver Telly." Recent Telly winners include: Columbia Pictures, Discovery Communications, Harpo Productions, Miramax Films, MSNBC, NASA, NBC, Reader's Digest, and Time Life.