NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann Health, winner of this year's Cannes Lions Health Network of the Year, was named 'Global Healthcare Agency Network of the Year' at the 2016 Global Awards, a worldwide creative awards show that honors the World's Best Healthcare & Wellness Advertising℠.
This was the fifth year in a row that McCann Health earned this top worldwide recognition as Healthcare Agency Network of the Year at the Global Awards. The McCann Health network this year won 7 Global Awards and 17 Finalist Certificates, with the wins representing 11 McCann Health agencies across six continents.
"Winning the Global Healthcare Network of the Year from the Global Awards, for the fifth year in a row, is an absolute honor," said Jeremy Perrott, Global Chief Creative Officer, McCann Health. "It not only shines a light on the consistently high level of creative performance by the McCann Health global network but it reflects what we strive for, and what our clients have come to expect from us -- the absolute best -- in every market, every day. A huge thanks and congratulations goes to everyone at McCann Health for their incredible energy and commitment to raising the creative bar and generating life-changing ideas that improve the health of humanity."
Among the winners, McCann Health UK received 2 top Global Awards, McCann Japan earned 2 Global Awards, and McCann Echo USA, McCann Health India and McCann Worldgroup South Africa each earned a Global Award. Additional winners include McCann Health Australia, McCann Health Brazil, McCann Health China, McCann Healthcare France, McCann HumanCare USA, and McCann Health Japan.
John Cahill, Global CEO, McCann Health, said, "I couldn't be more proud of this very special recognition by the Global Awards for five years running which demonstrates the strength of McCann Health's vision to help our clients brands and businesses play a meaningful role in people's lives. I'm grateful for the trust that our clients put in us, to our great network and to Jeremy's inspiring creative leadership."
About McCann Health
McCann Health, the winner of the coveted Network of the Year Award at 2016 Cannes Lions Health Festival, is one of the world's most awarded global healthcare marketing networks. Comprising the world's most connected community of health and wellness experts, McCann Health specializes in a wide array of professional and consumer practices. McCann Health (www.mccannhealth.com) consists of three strong marketing communications global networks: McCann Torre Lazur, McCann Healthcare (professional) and McCann HumanCare (consumer health & wellness). Specialty units include Consulting at McCann Health (strategic consulting), McCann Echo (professional), McCann Global Health (public health), McCann Pharmacy Initiative, McCann Managed Markets and McCann Complete Medical. McCann Health is part of McCann Worldgroup and the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG).
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