NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Heartbeat Digital, a New York–based interactive agency, has been named a MANNY Awards finalist for Agency of the Year. Med Ad News, a premier healthcare industry trade magazine, holds the MANNY Awards every year.
Heartbeat Digital CEO Bill Drummy responded to the news, “I know 2009 was rough for lots of folks, so I feel especially grateful for Heartbeat’s results for the year—25% growth, more than a dozen awards, and now an Agency of the Year nomination. It’s all very gratifying.”
In 2009, the agency continued work with long-term clients Amgen, GSK, sanofi-aventis, Schering-Plough/Merck, and UCB. In addition, Heartbeat landed major new accounts including allMusic, Estée Lauder, Auxilium, Bayer, and Cephalon, while expanding work with Amgen into the global arena.
In addition to the MANNY nomination, Heartbeat won 13 industry awards in 2009.
For over 20 years, the MANNY Awards have paid tribute to the creative work of agencies serving the healthcare market, the people at those agencies, and their contributions to the industry.
Winners will be announced at the MANNY Awards gala on April 22 at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers.
Heartbeat Digital is one of the country’s leading interactive marketing companies. Founded in 1998 and privately held, the company conceives and creates sales and marketing solutions for the consumer products, healthcare and beauty industries.
The agency’s healthcare clients include Amgen, Auxilium, Bayer, Becton Dickinson, Cephalon, Endo Pharmaceuticals, Life Line Screening, Mayo Clinic, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Merck, Millennium, Otsuka, sanofi-aventis, and UCB.
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