Singapore: For the second year in a row, Media Asia at its Agency of the Year Awards named McCann Healthcare Worldwide Asia Pacific ‘Specialist Agency of the Year.’
Amar Urhekar, McCann Healthcare EVP, Japan and Asia Pacific, said, “The winning of this award is a spectacular achievement for us as individuals, and for each of our offices/countries and the APAC network. Congratulations to all and a big thanks to all our clients and partners for their commitment and support to us during the most difficult economic situations. Every single employee across APAC has contributed with their passion and hard work that has helped us win this significant award — not once, but twice in a row!”
Jeremy Perrott, Global Executive Creative Director for McCann Healthcare Worldwide, said, “Creative excellence and innovation are the bars we must clear in every task we undertake. The work obviously is working quite well, which is the best reward, but this most welcome recognition also confirms that our unbridled creative resolve resonates in the marketplace.”
John Cahill, Chairman of the Office of the CEO for McCann Healthcare Worldwide, said, “This award validates our strategic emphasis in creating a more agile, client-responsive organization built on effectiveness, innovation and implementation excellence at every point of the globe. To win two years in a row is an outstanding endeavor given the high caliber of the competition. “
Last year, Media Asia Magazine set up a new awards category in its Agency of the Year competition called “Specialist Agency awards” that covers all specialist communications agencies such as Healthcare, CRM, PR, Events, Digital, etc.
Here is how Media Asia explained why it picked McCann Healthcare Worldwide Asia Pacific as its Specialist Agency of the Year: