Recognized as a Gold Level Recipient of the American Heart Association's Fit-Friendly Worksites RecoPosted on Thursday April 18, 2013
The Fit-Friendly Worksites program is a catalyst for positive change throughout workplaces and aims to help employees eat better and increase exercise. We have been honored as part of the initiative by making the health and wellness of their employees a priority. We were recognized as a Gold Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association's My Heart. My Life. initiative for:
Offering employees physical activity support
Providing/increasing healthy eating options at the worksite
Promoting a wellness culture
Implementing at least nine criteria outlined by the American Heart Association in physical activity, nutrition and culture
"We are extremely honored and excited to be recognized by the American Heart Association," said Lupe Mujica, FirstService Residential California's Senior Vice President, Human Resources. "Physical activity and employee wellness are very important priorities here at Merit and we are excited to offer new programs to help each employee stay fit and eat right."
For more information on the Fit-Friendly Worksites initiative, please visit www.startwalkingnow.org