Requirements for membership in the Commercials Peer Group
Please note that requirements (as outlined below) must be met within the four (4) years preceding one's application for membership or membership review; also, such requirements apply in each instance to the production and/or distribution of nationally exhibited audio visual works. All episodes should be a minimum of thirty (30) minutes in length unless defined otherwise specifically for short form programming. Individuals who have received a Primetime or Daytime Emmy Nomination, specific to this peer group, within the past four (4) years are eligible for Active membership.
Employment in one of the classifications covered by the other Peer Groups (except Performers) on at least twenty (20) national commercials
Or Employment as a Performer in at least ten (10) national commercials
Or Employment in a minimum of twelve (12) segments of brand-driven content
Or Employment as a Producer or Director on at least twenty (20) national on-air promos - each promo must have more than 50% original content
Or A combination of the above requirements approved by Peer Group Executive Committee.
Employment by any person in a position which would normally qualify for Active Membership, but who has not compiled sufficient credits for Active membership
Or May also be drawn from Advertising Agencies, Commercial Production and Post-Production companies and the Creative Support Services Community.
Members whose membership is based on their work in on-air promos are not eligible to run for Governor.