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FCB Health Network Collects Top Honors at 2019 Global Awards For Third Consecutive Year

Press Release - New York, 15 November 2019

FCB Health Network Named “Global Network of the Year;” 

AREA 23 Awarded “Global Agency of the Year” and “Regional Agency of the Year” 

FCB Health Network took home top accolades at the New York Festivals 2019 Global Awards, with the Network and its agencies FCB Health New York and AREA 23 celebrating multiple wins. For the third consecutive year, FCB Health Network was named “Global Network of the Year” and AREA 23 was named “Global Agency of the Year.” AREA 23 was also named “Regional Agency of the Year.” FCB Health New York was honored with one Gold, three Silver and one Bronze, while AREA 23 was awarded three Gold, two Silver and seven Bronze.

“We’re thrilled to be recognized as ‘Global Network of the Year’ yet again, as this represents creative excellence for so many of our clients,” said Dana Maiman, FCB Health Network president and CEO. “This is a testament to our commitment to elevating creative while remaining committed to our clients, their brands and our people.” 

The annual Global Awards honor the best in healthcare and wellness advertising across healthcare agencies that produce only the most outstanding and creative communications for medical, pharmaceutical, and healthcare and wellness products and services. 

The full list of FCB Health Network New York Festivals Global Awards wins includes: 

  • FCB Health Network: Global Network of the Year
  • AREA 23: Global Agency of the Year
  • AREA 23: Regional Agency of the Year
  • FCB Health New York: Gold – Art Direction: Still Not Out of the Water
  • FCB Health New York: Silver – Photography: Still Not Out of the Water
  • FCB Health New York: Silver – Integrated Campaign: Still Not Out of the Water
  • FCB Health New York: Silver – Print/Publishing: Still Not Out of the Water
  • FCB Health New York: Bronze – Direct/Print Mail: Still Not Out of the Water
  • AREA 23: Gold – Innovation/Medium Innovation: Get Up Alarm Clock 
  • AREA 23: Gold – Animation & Visual Effects: One Word
  • AREA 23: Gold – Short Film: One Word 
  • AREA 23: Silver – Sound Design and Music: One Word
  • AREA 23: Silver – Direct/Print Mail: Impossible Operation
  • AREA 23: Bronze – Print Technique/Craft-Illustration: NO DEFENSE
  • AREA 23: Bronze – Poster/Out of Home: NO DEFENSE
  • AREA 23: Bronze – Activations/Events/Live Experiences: Get Up Alarm Clock
  • AREA 23: Bronze – Public Relations: Impossible Operation
  • AREA 23: Bronze – Digital/Mobile – Applications: See Sound
  • AREA 23: Bronze – Product Innovation: See Sound
  • AREA 23: Bronze – Printed Materials: Toilet Books

To view the full list of winners and finalists at this year’s New York Festivals Global Awards, visit


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 2,000 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, FCBVIO, Mosaic Group, Neon, ProHealth, Solve(d), Studio Rx and Trio. The FCB Health Network was named “Agency of the Year” by Med Ad News in 2006, 2009, 2015 and 2017, and by Medical Marketing & Media in 2007, 2010, 2015 and 2017. In eight of the past nine 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.”

About the New York Festivals Global Awards

Now in their 25th year, The Global Awards are dedicated to excellence in healthcare and wellness communications on an international basis. The Global Awards receives entries from healthcare corporations, hospitals, advertising agencies, production companies, and design studios that produce communication for medical, pharmaceutical, healthcare & wellness related products and services.