NEW YORK, May 30, 2014—Kantar Health, a leading global healthcare consulting firm, won the prestigious “agency I would most like to work with” award at the 2014 BHBIA (British Healthcare Business Intelligence Association) Annual Conference. In addition, the Creative Impact team’s workshop “Putting Treasure on Display” was named Most Innovative Syndicate Session at the conference.
The “agency I would most like to work with” award recognizes high-quality and innovative work and is awarded to the agency that other BHBIA members would most like to work with or currently most enjoy working with. The BHBIA recommended the following criteria to voters for this award:
- They listen to the client and understand the business need
- Professional, ethical and hard-working
- Passionate and enthusiastic
- Provide actionable recommendations
- A supportive, communicative team
- Fun to work with
One nomination read, “This team can always be relied upon to deliver high-quality market research with passion and integrity. They have excellent knowledge and experience and are responsive to customer needs, proving great service and guidance that helps the client to look good.”
“We are thrilled and proud that our clients have recognized us with this prestigious award,” said Jim Needell, Managing Director, Kantar Health UK. “We have dramatically changed the way we work with our clients over the past few years, with significantly more focus on deeper understanding of their business issues, more thoughtful research techniques and industry-leading, impactful delivery that targets different stakeholders’ needs. This award is further evidence that this new approach is paying off.”
The Creative Impact team’s award-winning workshop explored the growing trend for improving the visualization of data and provided practical tips for designing impactful slides and discussing the role of alternative deliverables in increasing stakeholder engagement.
“The level of interest in the workshop from clients was phenomenal,” UK Creative Director and presenter Chris Donaldson said. “We’re starting to create real momentum around the importance of visual impact and the need to provide more innovative deliverables.”
About Kantar Health
Kantar Health is a leading global healthcare consulting firm and trusted advisor to many pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device and diagnostic companies worldwide. It combines evidence-based research capabilities with deep scientific, therapeutic and clinical knowledge, commercial development know-how, and brand and marketing expertise to help clients evaluate opportunities, launch products and maintain brand and market leadership.
Kantar Health deeply understands the influence of patients, payers and physicians, especially as they relate to the performance and payment of medicines and the delivery of healthcare services. Its 700+ healthcare industry specialists work across the product lifecycle, from preclinical development to launch, acting as catalysts to successful decision-making in life sciences and helping clients prioritize their product development and portfolio activities, differentiate their brands and drive product success post-launch. For more information, please visit www.kantarhealth.com.