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FCB Health Network Agencies Win 10 Accolades at 31st Annual Manny Awards

Press Release - New York, 22 June 2020

AREA 23 wins coveted trifecta of “Most Admired Agency,” “Agency of the Year – Category I”

And “Most Creative Agency” for the third time in its history

FCB Health Network had much to celebrate at Thursday night’s 31st annual Manny Awards, taking home 10 total awards across four agencies. AREA 23 was awarded “Agency of the Year” for the fourth time, “Most Admired Agency” for the fifth consecutive year and “Most Creative Agency” for the fifth time – taking home this coveted trifecta for the third time in its history – along with “Best Patient Engagement Campaign,” “Best Medical Device Campaign,” “Best Professional Print Campaign” and “Best Consumer TV/Radio Campaign.” This is the ninth time in 11 years that an FCB Health Network agency has been crowned “Most Creative.” Sister agency FCB Health New York was honored with “Best Launch Campaign” and “Best Philanthropic Campaign,” while a joint effort from Trio and Studio Rx was awarded “Best Experiential Campaign.”  

“I am so proud of the FCB Health Network agencies that continue to create groundbreaking, behavior-changing work,” said Dana Maiman, president and CEO of FCB Health Network. “With a total of 22 nominations across six of our agencies – including our four AOR agencies; one of the network’s three medical communications agencies, Trio; and our global production company Studio Rx – we are honored to be recognized by the industry for our tireless efforts and innovative ideas. “We remain relentlessly committed to our clients’ products and are energized by the opportunity to come up with solutions to their challenges every day.” 

For more than three decades, the Med Ad News Manny Awards have honored the creative work of agencies serving the healthcare market, their people and their contributions to the industry. 

The full list of FCB Health Network 2020 Manny Awards wins can be found below: 

Agency of the Year – Category I: AREA 23

Most Creative Agency: AREA 23 

Most Admired Agency: AREA 23

Best Launch Campaign: FCB Health New York and imre Health for Vyleesi

Best Experiential Campaign: Trio and Studio Rx, An FCB Health Network Company: Challenges of Relapse Escape Room   

Best Consumer TV/Radio Campaign: AREA 23: One Word 

Best Philanthropic Campaign: FCB Health New York: Cough It Up   

Best Patient Engagement Campaign: AREA 23: Grabber Claw  

Best Medical Device Campaign: AREA 23: One Word   

Best Professional Print Campaign: AREA 23: Toilet Books


About FCB Health Network

FCB Health Network is one of the world’s most awarded communications networks, focused on creating game-changing marketing solutions for consumers, patients and healthcare professionals. With specialized units covering a wide range of wellness practices, FCB Health Network employs more than 2,500 people across an extensive global network, delivering multichannel capabilities that include DTC and HCP communications, professional education, branding, scientific services, strategic planning and media services. Its integrated agency offering includes AREA 23, AREA 23 ON HUDSON, BX – Brand Experience Design Group, FCB Health Amsterdam, FCB Health Brasil, FCB Health Canada, FCB Health Energy Milan, FCB Health Frankfurt, FCB Health Hampshire, FCB Health LL Conseil Paris, FCB Health London, FCB Health Madrid, FCB Health New York, FCB Health Reaktör, FCB Health Zurich, FCBCURE, Mosaic Group, Neon, ProHealth, Solve(d), Studio Rx, Trio and YuzuYello. The FCB Health Network was named “Agency of the Year” by Med Ad News in 2006, 2009, 2015, 2017 and 2020, and by Medical Marketing & Media in 2007, 2010, 2015 and 2017. In nine of the past 11 years, an FCB Health Network company has received “Most Creative Agency” honors. Cannes Lions, the world’s preeminent annual creative awards festival, named its AREA 23 unit “Healthcare Agency of the Year” in 2017, and named FCB Health Network “Healthcare Network of the Year” in 2018. In 2019, Med Ad News named FCB Health Network “Network of the Year.” The FCB Health Network also received “Network of the Year” honors at the 2019 Clio Health Awards.