2014 TDS Video Contest Superlatives

Best Story: Karissa Simyab
Best TDS Message: Colby Cook
Best Editing: Riley Koidahl
Best Acting: Veronika Hill

Thanks to everyone who participated, and congratulations to all of the winners!

2014 TDS Video Contest Superlatives

And the winners are...

Here are the winners of the 2014 Teens Drive Smart Video Contest!

1st place: Austin Piedra
2nd place: Barry Oshiba
3rd place: David Ramirez
Critics’ Choice: Colby Cook

Check out the winners’ bios and videos here. We’re also giving superlative titles to a few videos in the coming days so stay tuned to see if any of your favorites won!

And the winners are...

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For more than a decade, Bridgestone Americas has educated teenagers and young adults on the importance of safe driving. Bridgestone is taking a stand with the U.S. Department of Transportation and so can you! Take the pledge with us to end distracted driving and help spread the word about Teens Drive Smart. Join us today!

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The Results Are In!

Without further ado, (insert drumroll here) it’s time to announce the winning videos in the 2014 Teens Drive Smart Video Contest! A record number of online votes helped determine the three winners.

And the winners are…

1st Place: Austin Piedra
2nd Place: Barry Oshiba
3rd Place: David Ramirez
Critics’ Choice: Colby Cook

In addition to their scholarships, the three winners will have the opportunity to have their video selected to air as a national public service announcement. All of the top 10 finalists will receive a new set of Bridgestone or Firestone tires for their innovative videos. 

Thanks to everyone who voted and congratulations to our winners!

Why Are We Doing This?
Simple: Safety is everyone’s business, and Bridgestone Americas believes an important way for us to make a difference is by educating young drivers behind the wheel. Teens Drive Smart is one way that Bridgestone is equipping the next generation of drivers with the knowledge and skills to become safer on the roadways.