USA Swimming’s Assistant Executive Director Wins Third Sports Emmy Award
USA Swimming’s assistant executive director Mike Unger won his third Sports Emmy Award on May 7 in New York City as part of the NBC production team in London.
At the 34th Annual Sports Emmy Awards, Unger was associate producer on NBC’s XXX Olympiad production team that won Outstanding Live Event Turnaround. Unger was also part of the production team that won the Outstanding Live Event Turnaround Emmy Award in both 2004 and 2008. He has assisted with NBC’s television production in the last five Summer Games.
Of the 170 nominees up for awards in 34 categories, the NBC Sports Group led with 58 nominations. The London 2012 Olympic Games, which was aired on NBC network, accounted for 14 nominations.