updated 6/9/2011 6:15:22 AM ET 2011-06-09T10:15:22

SAN DIEGO, June 9, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Total Health Management company American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH) and its wellness subsidiary Healthyroads received 6 "Distinction" and one "Excellence" Communicator Awards from the International Academy of Visual Arts (IAVA) for the marketing excellence of the companies' promotional materials. With thousands of entries received from across the US and around the world, the Communicator Awards is the self-proclaimed largest and most competitive awards program honoring the creative work of communications professionals.

American Specialty Health and Healthyroads were awarded for the following:

  • Pump Up Employee Participation with a Personal Health Assessment (PHA) Brochure: Excellence
     
  • Healthyroads® Sales Brochure: Distinction
     
  • Healthyroads Testimonial Posters: Distinction
     
  • Active&Fit®Active Extra! Newsletter: Distinction
     
  • Internal HDTV Employee Announcements: Distinction
     
  • Healthyroads.com : Distinction
     
  • EngageHealthyroads.com : Distinction

The Communicator Awards are judged and overseen by the IAVA, a 550+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Current IAVA membership represents a "Who's Who" of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms including: Conde Nast, Coach, Disney, The Ellen Degeneres Show, Estee Lauder, HBO, Keller Crescent, Monster.com, MTV, Polo Ralph Lauren, Sotheby's Institute of Art, Tribal DDB, Victoria's Secret, Wired, Yahoo!, and many others. See www.iavisarts.org for more information.

For more information about the Communicator Awards, please visit www.communicatorawards.com , email the Communicator Awards at info@communicatorawards.com, or call 212.675.3555.

About American Specialty Health and Healthyroads

American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH) is a national Total Health Management company that provides prevention and wellness services, specialty network management programs, and fitness and exercise services to health plans, insurance carriers, employer groups, and trust funds. Based in San Diego, ASH has more than 800 employees and serves over 25.9 million members.

Healthyroads, Inc. offers a wide range of prevention and wellness solutions—including award-winning telephone-based lifestyle and health coaching programs, member engagement promotion programs, program management, health risk assessment, biometric screenings, risk stratification, outreach, incentive management programs, competitive challenges, worksite wellness programs, and/or an integrated online wellness portal, Healthyroads.com. Healthyroads offers wellness and prevention programs to more than 6.1 million members nationally. 

For more information about ASH health and wellness programs, visit ASHCompanies.com or call (800) 848-3555. Follow us on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/ASHCompanies or www.Twitter.com/Healthyroads !

CONTACT: Meredith Mulligan
         (619) 578-2000
         meredithm@ashn.com
         
         Debby Clark
         800.848.3555
         debbyc@ashn.com

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