LHWH Advertising Wins 42 New National Awards, Bringing 2018 Total to 63

LHWH Advertising and Public Relations (LHWH) in Myrtle Beach, S.C., has won an additional 42 awards for its creative work in five separate national and international competitions. The agency was recognized for its work in website design, video production, social media, print ad campaigns and outdoor advertising. The awards are for clients in a wide range of industries including healthcare, entertainment, tourism, restaurants, consumer packaged goods, corporate and real estate.

Competing against work submitted from all over the world, LHWH Advertising won 16 Hermes Creative Awards, 10 Telly Awards, 7 Healthcare Advertising Awards, 5 Creativity International Awards and 4 Aster Awards. In the last two years, LHWH has now won 82 awards in 13 national/international competitions, proving once again that world-class creative is being produced in Myrtle Beach.

“It’s gratifying to see our company’s creative excellence compete so successfully on the world stage. Most of our awards have been concentrated in website design and video production.

We’re grateful to have clients that appreciate the quality differential that our creative team brings to these kinds of marketing tools,” said Andy Lesnik, president of LHWH. “These competitions attract entries from all over the world and our work has consistently been honored at a high level. The Gold Telly we recently won, for example, is awarded only to the top 3% of entries.”

LHWH won a total of 16 Hermes Creative Awards. The Hermes Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals involved in the concept, writing and design of traditional and emerging media. Administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, it recognizes companies and individuals whose talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry.

LHWH won a total of 10 Telly Awards. The Telly Awards annually showcases the best work created within television and video, for all screens. This year, the Telly Awards received a record-setting 12,000+ entries from all 50 states and five continents. The winners represent work from some of the most respected advertising agencies, television stations, production companies and publishers from all around the world.

LHWH won a total of seven Healthcare Advertising Awards. In its 35th year, the Healthcare Advertising Awards is the oldest, largest and most widely respected healthcare advertising competition in the nation. A national panel of judges evaluate entries based on creativity, quality, message effectiveness, consumer appeal, graphic design and overall impact. This year more than 4,000 entries were received, making it not only the largest healthcare advertising awards competition but also one of the 10 largest advertising awards competitions in the nation.

LHWH won a total of five Creativity International Awards. The Creativity International Design Awards is one of the longest-running, independent advertising and graphic design competitions. This year entries from 20 countries were judged based on quality of art, advertising impact or both. Showcasing work from the winning agencies, the Creativity Winner Exhibit travels around the world to high-profile design and advertising conferences, museums, festivals and expos.

LHWH won a total of four Aster Awards. The Aster Awards, one of the largest, most respected national competitions of its kind, is hosted by Marketing Healthcare Today Magazine and Creative Images, Inc. This elite program has recognized outstanding healthcare professionals for excellence in their advertising/marketing efforts for more than 17 years. The 2018 Aster Awards received thousands of entries from across the United States as well as several foreign countries.


About LHWH

For more than three decades, LHWH Advertising & Public Relations has been a leading marketing and PR firm in the Carolinas. As a full-service marketing agency, it has represented national, regional and local clients in real estate, golf, tourism, entertainment, restaurants, banking and healthcare.

LHWH has an exceptional understanding of how to bring together brand personality and user experience into elegant web design and compelling video. In 2017 and 2018, LHWH has won 82 international/national awards, including Best Mobile Website in the Nation for McLeod Health.

LHWH’s current client list includes McLeod Health, Broadway at the Beach, Barefoot Landing, Burroughs & Chapin, Lucy Buffett’s LuLu’s, Eggs Up Grill, Founders Group International, Family Kingdom, Hilton Head Island MLS and other prominent area companies.