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The Global Awards World’s Best Healthcare Advertising Hosts Celebrations in New York City & Sydney, Australia

November 8, 2013


New York, NY – November 6, 2013: The Global Awards World’s Best Healthcare Advertising™ will honor the 2013 Global Award winners at awards ceremonies globally, in New York City and Sydney, Australia. Both celebrations will be held on Friday, November 15th, 2013.

“Celebrations taking place in New York and Sydney allow The Global Awards to honor the creative talent in the international healthcare advertising industry and award brilliance on both sides of the planet,” said Michael Demetriades, Global Awards Executive Director. "The Global Awards sets the creative bar for the industry and attracts the best work the industry has to offer, we’re thrilled to be celebrating all of 2013’s award winners!”

The Global Awards will host their New York City celebration at the Helen Mills Event Space & Theater located at 137 West 26th Street, in the heart of lively midtown-Manhattan. The evening kicks off with a cocktail reception and a showcase of the 2013 award-winning work, awards ceremony, followed by an after-party celebrating this year’s award-winners. Trophies will be presented to this year’s attending award-winners by Michael Demetriades, Global Awards Executive Director; Tom Domanico, Global Awards Advisory Board Chairman & Draft FCB Healthcare Chairman Emeritus; and members of this year’s Grand & Executive Jury.

The Global Awards and Bravo!, a committee of Australian healthcare professionals with representation from healthcare agencies and the Communications Council of Australia will also host the Global Awards ceremony in Sydney, Australia. The gala will take place at The Blue Beat, located at 16 Cross Street, Double Bay Sydney. Global Award winners and guests will celebrate with cocktails and view a showcase of this year’s award-winning works from the Asia/Pacific region, followed by an award presentation.

“This year Australia and New Zealand have achieved an amazing 43shortlisted Global Award entries. Although we consistently do well, this is a huge leap in shortlisted entries, and testament to the success of a Bravo! - a night of celebration which was instigated to raise the creative bar. This year the Bravo! Party will be even bigger and better than ever, with live music by the very talented Craig Calhoun late into the night,” said June Laffey, Executive Creative Director, McCann Health, Sydney and Bravo Committee Head.

All Global Award winners and attendees are invited jet to the awards ceremony of their choice on Friday, November 15, 2013. Tickets for the New York Global Awards ceremony are $75.00 USD per person with group ticket discounts available and may be purchased HERE. Tickets for the Global Awards and Bravo! ceremony in Sydney are $110.00 AUD per person with group ticket discounts available. To purchase tickets for the Sydney celebration click HERE.

The Global Awards receives entries from healthcare corporations, hospitals, advertising agencies, production companies and design studios that produce communications for medical, pharmaceutical and healthcare related products and services. All entries are judged by the Global Awards Grand and Executive Juries comprised of international industry experts, representing the top creative minds in the field of healthcare advertising.

All press inquiries are welcome and should be directed to Gayle Mandel: gmandel@internationalawardsgroup.com. Phone 212 643 4800.

About the Global Awards World’s Best Healthcare Advertising™
Now in their 19th year, The Global Awards are dedicated to excellence in healthcare communications on an international basis.

About International Awards Group
International Awards Group (IAG), organizes advertising and programming competitions for the following brands: New York Festivals World’s Best Advertising™; New York Festivals World’s Best Radio Programs™; New York Festivals World’s Best TV & Films™; AME Awards World’s Best Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness™; The Global Awards World’s Best Healthcare Advertising™; and Midas Awards World’s Best Financial Advertising™. Entries to each of the competitions are judged around the world by panels of peers in their respective industries. For more information, go to: www.NewYorkFestivals.com.