August 23, 2010
Full Sail University (www.fullsail.edu), is proud to recognize 2003 Full Sail University graduate Daryl Fontenault, on his personal nomination and win of a Creative Arts Primetime Emmy® Award. Fontenault won for his work as a Sound Editor on the hit Fox series 24, at the 2010 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy® Awards held at the NOKIA theatre L.A. LIVE in downtown Los Angeles on August 21, 2010.
In addition to Fontenault’s win for “Outstanding Sound Editing for a Series,” Full Sail University graduate Geordy Sincavage was also nominated in the same category as Sound Editor for the acclaimed ABC series, Lost. Both Fontenault and Sincavage are graduates of Full Sail’s Recording Arts Program.
“Full Sail University is pleased to provide our students with the real world experience that enables them to strive for success by following their passion for the entertainment industry,” said Jay Noble, Director of Alumni Relations/Event Producer. “The entire Full Sail family is immensely proud of all of our nominated graduates, and we congratulate Daryl on his Emmy win, while looking forward to his continued success in the future.”
Additional Full Sail University Recording Arts graduates who were personally nominated in three different sound mixing categories are:
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series
Dexter: Hello Dexter Morgan
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Miniseries or a Movie
The Pacific: Part Eight
Outstanding Sound Mixing for Non-Fiction Programming
Life: Challenges of Life
About Full Sail University:
Full Sail University is an award-winning educational leader for those pursuing careers in the entertainment and media industry. Founded in 1979, Full Sail has been recognized as one of the Top Five Game Degree Programs by Electronic Gaming Monthly, one of the Best Music Programs by Rolling Stone Magazine, and one of the Best Film Programs by UNleashed Magazine. In 2011, Full Sail received the “21st Century Best Practices in Distance Learning Award” from the United States Distance Learning Association, was named the “School/College of the Year” by the Florida Association of Postsecondary Schools and Colleges, and was recognized as one of the Top 100 Social Media Colleges by Studentadvisor.com.
Full Sail offers Master, Bachelor, and Associate campus and online degree programs in areas related to animation, art, business, education, graphic design, film, marketing, web development, music, recording arts, sports, and video games. Full Sail graduate credits include work on OSCAR®, Emmy®, GRAMMY®, ADDY®, MTV Video Music Award, and Spike Video Game Award nominated and winning projects.