NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthKick, founded by Erika Zauner, launches its healthy employee perks marketplace aimed at progressive, forward-looking companies, who are dedicated to building a culture of wellbeing. The company, part of Blueprint Health's winter 2016 class (a community of healthcare entrepreneurs helping build the next generation of healthcare IT companies), is the first of its kind catering to a broad range of companies from start-ups to Fortune 500 corporations, as well as teams within companies.
By signing up for HealthKick, companies and their employees gain membership to exclusive deals and preferred rates for premium healthy lifestyle brands and wellness services, including boutique fitness studios and gyms, meal and juice delivery, athleisure wear, natural beauty and home products, on-demand nutrition counseling, meditation coaching, health technology solutions from telemedicine to video streaming services, wearables and more.
"We're really excited about HealthKick's fresh take on corporate wellness and employee perks. By offering the best perks to the coolest consumer health brands HealthKick can help any employer build a healthy work environment that employees will love," says Jean-Luc Neptune, Executive Director at Blueprint Health.
HealthKick has its finger on the pulse of trends in the fitness and wellness industries with its robust offering of over 70 premier brands and growing, including: Reebok Crossfit 5th Ave, LuliTonix, AKT InMotion, Real Pilates, Bari Studio, Exceed Physical Culture, Drive495, Exhale Spa, FindYourTrainer, Grokker, Clean Program, Daily Harvest, Goodmeal, Hungryroot, Kitchensurfing, OurHarvest, Green Blender, Asteria, Vie Active, Sensoria Fitness, The Path, PRIV, Skin Spa, WellPath, Almond, Escape to Shape and more.
For busy, overextended HR teams, HealthKick serves as a turn-key wellness solution, or a seamless enhancement to an existing suite of benefits, and does the heavy lifting to offer employees a high touch experiential wellness offering that caters to a diverse audience from trend-conscious millennials to busy parents, empowering employees with the tools they need to live a healthy life.
HealthKick also offers an Ambassador Program to individuals whose companies have not yet subscribed, allowing any employee to sign-up individually and start earning rewards by referring co-workers to join, inspired by HealthKick's philosophy that people's behavior is sharply influenced by their environments and the habits of people around them.
"Our goal is to give employees access to the most popular consumer brands they want, at prices they can afford, in order to make healthy living convenient, personal and fun, and build a community of health conscious employees one company at a time," says Zauner.
To sign up for HealthKick go to www.health-kick.com
For additional information or to arrange an interview with HealthKick Founder Erika Zauner, please contact Marni Salup at The Salup Group
About Blueprint Health
Blueprint Health is a NYC-based accelerator program that supports entrepreneurs building innovative companies at the intersection of health and technology. Our program provides access to capital, clients and most critically, the largest and most engaged health care specific mentor community of any accelerator in the world. Our office in SoHo is home to more than two-dozen digital health startups, forming the center of gravity within the NYC digital health ecosystem. Our organization was recognized by Fast Company as one of the World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2014. Blueprint Health was founded by Dr. Brad Weinberg and Mathew Farkash.