PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Apr 7, 2015) -  Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (, the health behavior change experts of Ogilvy & Mather (, and a WPP company (NASDAQ: WPPGY) (, today announced the organization's chairman & CEO, Matt Giegerich, has been selected to serve as a Final Round Judge for the 2015 North American Health Effie Awards competition to be held on April 9 in New York City. 

Founded in 1968, the Effie Awards are about effective advertising and marketing communications; how the various elements of insight, strategy, creative, media, and execution all come together to achieve bottom-line results. 

Two years ago, Effie Worldwide made a key change to the North American program by expanding to celebrate and learn from an industry that is utilizing creativity and innovation to create a healthier world. Established in 2013, the Health Effie Awards recognize and celebrate campaigns that effectively market OTC and RX healthcare products and services.

The 2015 Health Effie Final Round Judging session will be hosted by the American Association of Advertising Agencies on Thursday, April 9th at their headquarters at 5 Bryant Park, New York City. To learn more about the Effie Awards, please visit

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide is committed to creativity and effectiveness in healthcare communications, everywhere. Our global headquarters are in Parsippany, NJ, with additional hubs in New York, London, Paris and Singapore. We maintain multiple additional offices in markets critical to our clients' global aspirations. Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide provides marketing services including behavioral insights, content strategy and management, digital, interactive and new media services, marketing analytics and research, media planning and buying, medical education, payer marketing and market access, professional advertising and promotion, public affairs and relations, relationship marketing, sales training development, social media and social listening, and wellness and consumer advertising and promotion. The network also offers scientific communications and publications planning services through a wholly owned separate legal entity. The organization houses and maintains individual Ogilvy CommonHealth and Ogilvy Healthworld brand identities within the marketplace.

Contact Information:

Beth Paulino
Kerianne Slattery
Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide
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