December 8, 2016
WPP AUNZ agencies receive global accolades for health campaigns
WPP AUNZ agencies J. Walter Thompson Sydney and Ogilvy CommonHealth have both received high accolades at this year’s Clio Health Awards, for outstanding campaigns in the specialised health sector.
J Walter Thompson scored a Silver in Film Technique and a Bronze in Film for Parkinson's NSW ‘The Lucky Ones’. View details here. Simon Langley, ECD J Walter Thompson Sydney said: "We are incredibly proud, that the work we developed to raise donations and help find a cure for this debilitating disease, is also receiving creative accolades on the global stage.”
Ogilvy CommonHealth also took home a Silver in Integrated for the Metacam ‘Still Going Strong’ campaign which can be viewed here. Creative Director Toby Pickford said: “This award is the result of Boehringer Ingelheim having the guts to do something different. And like us, they are thrilled with the results.”
Announced this week, the Clio Health Awards are seen as the benchmark for excellence in this highly specialised field, recognizing creativity that not only meets the advanced needs of consumers but addresses the sophisticated challenges, demands and opportunities of a fast-evolving, rapidly expanding marketplace and industry.
The Health Clios add to an outstanding list of awards and recognition that both agencies have received for their health industry work.
This year J. Walter Thompson Sydney has received a Bronze Lion in the Cannes Lions Health plus one finalist, two Cannes Lion finalists, two Silver Spikes (film) and two Bronze Spikes (outdoor) for its Parkinson’s NSW campaign.
Ogilvy CommonHealth has received three Bronze Cannes Lions, one Cannes Lion Finalist, a Bronze Spike, two Global Awards plus two Global Finalist Awards for its Metacam work in 2016.
Congratulations to both agencies and their teams – outstanding results for outstanding work.