Ergotron Set to Host Wellness Event at ErgoExpo

Exclusive event with Dr. Nico Pronk addresses the importance of health beyond the workplace

18 Nov, 2015, 10:00 ET from Ergotron, Inc.

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Booth #425 -- This week at the National Ergonomics Conference and ErgoExpo, Ergotron, Inc., a leading manufacturer of ergonomic display mount and sit-stand furniture solutions, is hosting a networking event entitled "Healthy Workplaces, Healthy Communities" with Dr. Nico Pronk, vice president for health management, and chief science officer at HealthPartners. The wellness event will explore resources for employers to break up sedentary time within their employee base.

Ergotron's sit-stand solutions have been addressing workplace wellbeing for more than a decade, bringing ergonomic comfort and safety into everyday workflows. Ergotron's desk mounts, standalone desks, carts and wall mount workstations provide the broadest line of sit-stand workstations for healthcare, education and office environments. Ergotron will be showcasing several of its new products at the event, including:

  • The WorkFit-TL, Sit-Stand Desktop Workstation features a larger keyboard tray for larger, ergonomic keyboards and a wider worksurface than the original WorkFit-T desk. It is simple to install, sits directly on top most desks, and moves straight up and down, always staying within the footprint of your desktop, With WorkFit-T or the TL model, you can quickly convert tabletops into a healthy sit-stand workstations. Available in black or white.
  • The WorkFit-S Sit-Stand Workstation is one of Ergotron's most popular standing desks, and are now available in white. The desks are all extraordinarily simple to use with the push or pull of a hand, you can instantly raise or lower your keyboard and display in one easy motion, yet all the while the system will remain stable throughout your work routine. Now available in white as well as black.
  • The LearnFit™ Adjustable Standing Desk transforms classrooms into active learning environments with on-demand height-adjustable student desks. With the simple use of a hand lever, kids can change the height of their desktops so that they can work and collaborate in the way that is natural for them.

"This event will highlight the importance of intermittent, low level physical activity in creating a healthier workforce," said Carrie Schmitz, ergonomic and research manager at Ergotron. "Ergotron provides the technology accessories that offer health benefits, especially those that look to reduce sedentary time whether in the office, healthcare, education or at home."

Ergotron will be presenting its full line of ergonomic solutions at the ErgoExpo in booth #425, and attendees can vote on the WorkFit-S Dual Monitor Workstation in the Attendees' Choice Awards. To learn more about Ergotron and its portfolio of ergonomic and adjustable mounting and mobility products, visit Ergotron.com or call 800.888.8458. 

About Ergotron

Ergotron, Inc. is a global manufacturer of leading digital display mounting, furniture, and mobility products that have been improving the human interface with digital displays for over 35 years. This history of innovation and passion for differentiation is evidenced in over 70 patents and a growing portfolio of award winning brands—OmniMount®, LearnFit™, StyleView®, TeachWell®, WorkFit™ and Neo-Flex® and ErgotronHome™—for computer monitors, notebooks, tablets, flat panel displays and TVs. Ergotron is headquartered in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Ergotron is a subsidiary of Nortek, Inc.(Nasdaq: NTK), a global, diversified company whose many market-leading brands deliver broad capabilities and a wide array of innovative, technology-driven products and solutions for lifestyle improvement at home and at work. Please visit www.nortekinc.com for more information.

Press contact: Michelle Judd, mjudd@ergotron.com

SOURCE Ergotron, Inc.



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