NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kathy Delaney, Global Chief Creative Officer of Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, has been named to the prestigious Association of Independent Commercial Producers' (AICP) Show awards jury in the Public Service Announcement (PSA) category. The Show will take place during the 25th annual AICP Week at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City from June 7 through June 9th, 2016.
The AICP Show recognizes excellence in creative work and thought leadership from the past year. Those honored will be included in the archives of the MoMA's Film Department, a part of AICP's ongoing project to celebrate work displaying cultural and artistic significance. As a part of the PSA jury, Delaney will judge campaigns produced for nonprofit or governmental agencies, which disseminated information or promoted services to serve the public interest.
"It's an incredible honor to join the AICP Show PSA jury, especially during its 25th anniversary year," said Kathy Delaney, Global Chief Creative Officer of Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness. "PSAs are close to my heart because they have the power to ignite important conversations and as creatives in this industry, we have a unique position to bring attention to these issues. I look forward to honoring the best work of the year."
In addition to producing award-winning work for Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness' corporate clients, Delaney was instrumental in the production of a recent PSA for the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, which encouraged Americans to vote for politicians who support sensible gun laws.
Delaney's peers have recognized her as a leader in the industry. She was selected as President of the Health & Wellness Jury at the inaugural Cannes Lions Health in 2014. Delaney has served on juries for other prestigious awards such as the 4A's Partner Awards, CLIO Healthcare Awards, Effies, and the Global Awards.
Under Delaney's leadership, 2015 was a record-breaking year for Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness. The agency received honors from the most distinguished competitions for advertising including Cannes Lions, Lions Health, Graphis, One Club, W3 Awards, The Webby Awards, New York Festivals and MarCom Awards, among others. The agency was also recently named by Advertising Age as one of the Top Places to Work 2015.
About Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness
Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness is a fully integrated wellness agency. The agency handles integrated marketing for clients along the entire wellness spectrum including Nestle, Genentech, Surgeons of Hope, AbbVie, and Sanofi, among others. The agency provides a full range of marketing solutions including advertising, digital, direct promotion and social marketing strategies. The agency was created to leverage the value of marketing wellness as a differentiator for healthcare, lifestyle, food and other brands. SSW is headquartered in New York City and part of the largest healthcare communications group in the world, Publicis Healthcare Communications Group (PHCG) global network. www.saatchiwellness.com / @saatchiwellness
About AICP Week
AICP Week is a celebration of creativity and thought leadership. The Week is anchored by the Premieres of The AICP Next Awards and the AICP Show: The Art and Technique of the American Commercial, the latter culminating with the most anticipated celebration in the industry: The gala at the Museum of Modern Art. Additionally, in each year, various educational seminars and events highlighting the state of marketing in the motion image are staged.
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