Company news from 09/23 News Brief

U.K.-based advertising agency GSW Worldwide/Junction 11 has received 12 silver awards and one bronze at the 11th annual 2005 HAAG (Healthcare Advertising Agencies Group) Awards for its work with Janssen-Cilag and GSK. Judges at the presentation, held June 16 in London, gave six silvers for professional ad campaigns the agency created for Janssen-Cilag's Risperdal and another six for work done on the GlaxoSmithKline Requip professional account. The bronze award came for the GlaxoSmithKline travel health campaign called "Going the Extra Mile."

Kreatech Biotechnology, which provides technologies and reagents for genomics and proteomics research, has established a U.S. office and appointed Brent Keller as general manager.