DALLAS, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Wellness, the Dallas/Fort Worth-based franchisor and provider of state-of-the-art healthcare screening services, has been recognized as one of the top women-owned and emerging businesses for 2013 by DiversityBusiness.com.
Star Wellness was ranked 86 among "Top Women Owned Businesses In Texas" and 306 among "Top 500 Emerging Businesses In The U.S."
The "Top Businesses in America" program was established in 1999 by DiversityBusiness.com to honor entrepreneurs that transform the way people live and are leaders in stimulating economic growth in America.
Recipients are determined by a selection committee that evaluates more than one million surveys of companies against an extensive set of criteria in categories such as "Top 500 Privately-Held Businesses in the U.S.," "Top 500 Women Owned Businesses in the U.S.," "Top 500 Diversity Owned Businesses in the U.S." and "Top 500 Emerging Businesses in the U.S."
The 2013 recipients will be honored during the "13th Annual National Business Awards Ceremony and Conference" April 24-26 in Las Vegas.
"It's very exciting to be honored both nationally and statewide," Star Wellness founder and CEO Johnette van Eeden said. "We strive to make a healthful impact in people's lives every day, and recognition such as this shows that the work we do is making a difference."
Employees at more than 200 companies nationwide have benefited from Star Wellness' affordable and comprehensive health screening services. Star Wellness also has launched an aggressive franchise expansion campaign designed to significantly expand access to its services throughout the Southwest and nationwide.
More information on Star Wellness services, including franchise information, is available at StarWellnessUSA.com or by calling 800-685-5572.
SOURCE Star Wellness