PRLog - Oct. 3, 2011 - HOLLYWOOD -- Now in its 17th year, the California On-Location Awards™ (COLA) is the premiere awards ceremony saluting location professionals, production companies and public employees for professional excellence while working on location in the State of California. COLA is a project of Film Liaisons in California, Statewide (FLICS), a group that seeks to promote and facilitate in-state filming. In December 2010, FilmL.A., Inc. — Los Angeles’ not-for-profit film office — was tapped by FLICS to serve as COLA event coordinator, financial agent of record and volunteer organizer.
COLA salutes Location Managers, Assistant Location Managers and Location Teams of the Year in an assortment of film project genres, plus city, county, state and federal Public Employees of the Year for their efforts to facilitate local filming. To date, COLA has bestowed honors on more than 80 individuals, 60 teams and 55 public employees. Learn more about our honorees here.
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