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Interlex Rolls Out Major New Campaign to Reduce Soda Consumption

“Life’s Sweeter with Fewer Sugary Drinks,” Say Health Officials

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

WASHINGTON-Reducing the consumption of soda and other sugary drinks will be the focus of a new national campaign created by advocacy marketing agency Interlex to reduce diet-related disease. The campaign, created by Interlex for the nonprofit Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), was announced today by CSPI, health departments in several major cities as well as the American Heart Association, the American Diabetes Association, and other groups.READ MORE

Interlex selected by national advocacy group in push for reduced consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages

cspi2March 17, 2011 (SAN ANTONIO, TX) –San Antonio-based Interlex, a leading advocacy, cause-related and corporate social marketing firm, has been selected by the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) to develop media campaigns aimed at reducing the consumption of soda and other sugary drinks that promote obesity, diabetes and other health-related problems.READ MORE

Interlex makes the Inc. 500

inc500NEW YORK – Interlex Communications has earned a position on the 2010 Inc. 500, Inc. magazine’s annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America.

According to Jane Berentson, Editor of Inc. Magazine, “For more than 30 years, Inc.’s list has served as evidence of the significant accomplishments of [entrepreneurial] enterprises. And, more than ever, this year’s list is a testament to the creativity, resilience, and tenacity of America’s top entrepreneurs. As an Inc. 500 honoree, Interlex Communications shares a prestigious pedigree with such notable alumni as Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Jamba Juice, Timberland, Visa, Clif Bar, Patagonia, Oracle and scores of other powerhouses.”READ MORE

San Antonio Metro Health District Taps Interlex for City Obesity Campaign

samhdSAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Metro Health District has chosen Interlex Communications as its agency of record to create and steward a $1 million comprehensive marketing campaign to decrease and prevent obesity in the Alamo City, which has been consistently ranked by popular media as one of America’s “fattest cities.”READ MORE

Interlex Helps Launch Haiti Earthquake Disaster Relief Campaign

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January 14, 2010

Washington, D.C.– Haiti’s worst earthquake in over 200 years has taken the lives of tens of thousands and threatens millions more in the aftermath. As agency of record for the Pan American Development Foundation (PADF), Interlex is working with an organization poised to make a difference with a very strong presence on the ground in Haiti. The PADF – a DC-based non-profit organization affiliated with the Organization of American States – provides economic development, human rights and disaster relief throughout the Caribbean and Latin America. The PADF has over 150 staff members on the ground in Haiti, placing their team in the midst of this tragedy since before it began. Additionally, the PADF’s field team in the Dominican Republic piled into trucks and drove overnight towards the Haitian capital to assist.READ MORE

Interlex Wins 7 Telly Awards

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June 23, 2009

Advocacy and Cause-Related Marketing Agency Interlex captured 7 Telly Awards. Founded in 1978, the Telly is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and online film and video. The Telly Awards annually showcases the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, interactive agencies, and corporate video departments in the world. The Telly Awards receives over 13,000 entries annually from all 50 states and countries around the world.READ MORE

Texas Receives Immunization Award

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March 30, 2009

Texas was named the most improved state in childhood immunizations today by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. San Antonio/Bexar County was named the most improved city/county. The awards were presented at the CDC’s 2009 National Immunization Conference in Dallas. The campaign behind the successful movement, “Vaccines Build Your Child’s Health,” was created by advocacy and cause-related marketing agency Interlex on behalf of the Texas Department of State Health Services. Interlex served as an agency of record for DSHS and managed the campaign from 2002 to 2008, when its contract came to an end.READ MORE

Interlex named Agency of Record for Pan American Development Foundation

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February 2, 2009

The Pan American Development Foundation (PADF), an affiliate of the Organization of American States (OAS), has named Interlex as its agency of record. The PADF is a Washington, DC-based hemispheric non-profit devoted to supporting sustainable economic development, civil societies and disaster relief through Latin America and the Caribbean. PADF also counts on field offices in Haiti and Colombia and projects throughout the region.READ MORE