IRVINE, Calif., March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — MEDL Mobile was awarded Gold in the AAFOC’s 2019 Addy Awards Mobile App category after a mobile app they developed on behalf of Body Surface Translations was chosen by a panel of industry experts who led the judging process.
The Mobile App category included submissions from interactive mobile apps for tablets, smartphones and wearable devices. MEDL Mobile built “AutoAnthro” to work with existing hardware technology to take a 3-D scan of a child, enabling for a quicker, easier, and more accurate way of gathering a child’s measurements to identify stunting in at-risk children.
Ultimately, the app helped Body Surface Translations secure a grant from the Gates Foundation and was featured on stage at the Gates Foundation Goalkeepers event.
“MEDL Mobile is honored to be recognized by the American Advertising Federation for our work to help create an app that improves the health and well-being of children around the world,” says MEDL Co-Founder and President, Dave Swartz. “By giving medical professionals the ability to accurately and efficiently take measurements of children’s body proportions we can help identify malnutrition in at-risk children.”
In addition to winning Gold in the Mobile App category, MEDL also took home 4 Silver and 2 Bronze Addy’s for work they did on projects like Dreamscape Immersive, Jawku, and What Wear & When among others.
The American Advertising Awards is the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition, attracting more than 40,000 entries every year in local AAF Club (Ad Club) competitions. The mission of the American Advertising Awards competition is to recognize and reward the creative spirit of excellence in the art of advertising.
About MEDL Mobile
MEDL Mobile is a mobile application development company and mobile industry pioneer that has architected, created, developed, marketed and monetized over 400 apps on the Apple iOS and Google Android platforms.
Founded in 2008 in Irvine, California, MEDL has led mobile strategy, ideation, development, marketing and monetization in areas diverse as entertainment, telecom, medicine, education and retail. Their clients include innovators and category leaders in a number of industries, such as Disney, Hyundai, Medtronic, and Emirates.
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