Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners picked up new account, Take Care Health System, which is a division of Walgreens. The West Coast shop beat out BBH in the finale and Chiat New York and Carmichael Lynch early on. The agency also on Epson and Greyhound this year. Heather Helle, Chief Operating Officer for Take Care Health Systems said:
“BSSP is a remarkable firm with an expansive range of capabilities. As we continue to grow, BSSP will provide the framework and support to effectively communicate our visionary brand to current and potential colleagues, patients and industry leaders.”
Okay, so what the hell is Take Care? It’s a manager of health care clinics, which aims to increase access to affordable health care for all individuals, while still offering superior care. Take Care Health manages 146 Take Care Health Clinics in 15 cities throughout 13 states, with plans to operate more than 400 clinics by the end of 2008,
The video above is of the house band at BSSP called The Shambles. Check out the guitar solo around 2 minute 11 seconds. Dude is totally feeling it that light country pop sound he’s laying down. Band members include: Brian Jarmon (guitar/vocals); Greg Richey (guitar); Chris Cardinal (guitar); Greg Stern on the keys, Josh Brewer on bass and Kevin Seidel kicking the drums.