FireRock Productions Receives Four 2013 Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy Nominations

Emmaus, PA, August 04, 2013 --( FireRock Productions, the Emmaus-based video production company operated by Rocky and Julia Urich, has received four 2013 Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy Award nominations from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

The 31st Annual Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Awards will be presented Saturday, September 7, 2013, at the Sheraton Society Hill in Philadelphia.

FireRock received one nomination in the "Human Interest – Program Feature/Segment" category, for Laughing at My Nightmare. The other three FireRock nominations were for craft achievements for Rocky Urich as editor and photographer.

Laughing at my Nightmare provides a closer look at Bethlehem, PA native Shane Burcaw, who faces his Muscular Dystrophy with laughter and a smile.

In 2007, Rocky’s eye for editing earned him his first Emmy nomination for “Leadership,” a children’s segment for WLVT PBS39.

FireRock – 2013 Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy Award Nominations

Program Feature / Segment (1)
Laughing At My Nightmare

(Craft Achievements: 3)
Editor – Rocky Urich
Photographer – Rocky Urich (2 nominations)

About FireRock Productions

FireRock Productions is a full-service video production company located in the Lehigh Valley run by the husband and wife team of Rocky and Julia Urich. Rocky received an Associate’s degree in Radio/TV, and a specialized degree in multimedia from Northampton Community College. He later graduated with a

Bachelor’s degree in TV/Film from DeSales University. Julia earned her Bachelor of Arts in both Theater and Music from Muhlenberg College. Together, they have won multiple Telly Awards and ADDYs, and have worked for some of the region’s most well known companies, including Capital BlueCross, Northampton
Community College, and The Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce.

If you’d like more information, or to schedule an interview with Rocky or Julia Urich, please call 610-657-5829 or e-mail
FireRock Productions
Stephanie Sigafoos