Langland has been named 2015 Global Healthcare Agency of the Year at The Global Awards℠ for the World’s Best Healthcare & Wellness Advertising℠  at the New York Academy of Sciences in New York City.

The UK agency took home six Global Awards: four for ‘Sniffers,’ a mockumentary video to raise awareness of home-testing kits for sexually transmitted infections and two for JINARC, a mode of action film:

  • Global Award, Art and Technique animation: JINARC
  • Global Award, Advertising to the Consumer/Patient (Direct to Consumer Medicines): Sniffers
  • Global Award, Advertising to the Consumer/Patient (Educational Awareness): Sniffers
  • Global Award, Art and Technique (Humour): Sniffers
  • Global Award, Advertising to the Healthcare Professional (Internal Medicines): JINARC
  • Global Award, Advertising to the Consumer/Patient (Over the Counter Products & Treatments): Sniffers

It was also awarded seven Finalist Certificates for Art and Technique (Animation) ADPKD; Art and Technique (Art Direction) JINARC; Art and Technique (Art Direction) ADPKD; Best use of Media, (Digital) Sniffers; Art and Technique (Direction) Sniffers; Best Use of Media (Social Media) Confidante; Art and Technique Web Design (Online) ADPKD.

Langland Chief Executive Philip Chin said the awards cap off an extraordinary year, which has seen the Windsor-based agency join Publicis Healthcare Communications Group (PHCG),  the world’s largest health-oriented agency network and a part of Publicis Groupe.

“We are thrilled that the work we do for our clients has been recognised internationally. The standard of creative work this year which reached shortlist and beyond, was exceptional,” he said. “Our congratulations go to all of the winners. To win Global Healthcare Agency of the Year for the fourth time is a brilliant achievement and testament to the hard work put in by the Langland team and the trust placed in us by our clients.”

Philip Chin was joined on stage by Andrew Spurgeon, Executive Creative Director, Langland. “The Globals gives us the opportunity to see how we stack up creatively against the rest of the world. To once again receive the accolade of Global Healthcare Agency of the Year is both a huge honour, and a solid indicator that we are doing something right. Making work that is well regarded by our industry peers, whilst demonstrating to clients that we are an agency that believes in the power creative ideas.”