SYRACUSE, N.Y., Oct. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers Healthcare Group (BHG), the leading provider of financial solutions for healthcare professionals, would like to congratulate 3 of its employees, Maria Milanesi, Kent Walker and Lisa Austin, on their performance in the sixth annual Ludden Fall Frolic 5K on September 26, 2015.
Hosted by Bishop Ludden High School, the Ludden Fall Frolic 5K is a 3.1-mile race in Syracuse, N.Y. with a total ascent of 157.56 ft. and a maximum elevation of 544.75 ft. Milanesi and Walker both placed first in their age brackets and Austin placed third in hers.
"As a company, we've always encouraged employee involvement in activities that support a fit, healthy lifestyle," said BHG CEO Al Crawford. "Lisa, Maria and Kent, congratulations on an incredible race!"
BHG employees enjoy an exercise break during the workday. They can train independently or attend group classes such as yoga, spin and circuit training in the company's on-site gym with certified personal trainers. The gym features spin bikes, rowers, weight lifting equipment, a basketball hoop, golf simulator, shower facilities and more.
"Since BHG gives us the opportunity to be active at work, many of us have discovered new passions for exercises like yoga, spinning or running," said Austin. "One of the greatest benefits is that working out together strengthens our relationships and builds us up as a team. Our enthusiasm is definitely contagious—new people are always joining us at the gym."
The CNY Business Journal has recognized BHG as one of Central New York's top places to work for three consecutive years since coming in at no. 1 in 2013. These results are based solely on employee surveys. In 2014, BHG's financial headquarters was honored with a Workplace Wellness Award, presented November 6 by the Business Journal News Network and BizEventz.
About Bankers Healthcare Group
Since 2001, Bankers Healthcare Group has been committed to providing hassle-free financial solutions to healthcare professionals, including personal and commercial loans, credits cards and insurance services. BHG has provided more than $2 billion in funding to thousands of satisfied customers nationwide. Inc. has recognized the company ten times for growth and job creation. For additional information, please visit www.bhg-inc.com or connect with Bankers Healthcare Group on LinkedIn.
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SOURCE Bankers Healthcare Group