Is Your Company A 'Best And Brightest' Wellness Champion?

Jan 29, 2013, 09:10 ET from National Association for Business Resources

Deadline is March 8, 2013

WARREN, Mich., Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Health and wellness programs are key to retaining a healthy workforce and the National Association of Business Resources wants to recognize those companies that have demonstrated excellence in this endeavor. The Best and Brightest Wellness Champions™ is an innovative initiative that recognizes and celebrates quality and excellence in worksite health promotion.

The program highlights companies that promote a culture of wellness, and those that plan, implement and evaluate efforts in employee wellness promotion. The Best and Brightest Wellness Champions™ are selected by using the WellCompanies assessment, created and administered by Wellco, the nation's leading wellness systems provider.

Company entries are examined statistically for qualitative data and examined on a point system; those receiving the highest points in all categories are selected as winners. Categories include:

  • Policies
  • Environment
  • Leadership
  • Awareness & Intervention
  • Incentives & Integration
  • Measurement
  • Health Care Cost

All winners are further analyzed for Elite recognition. Judges look for unique and creative thought processes with support from senior management and policymakers.

Benefits of participating include:

  • Workplace wellness assessment reports created and administered by Wellco
  • Year-long workshops, webinars and education
  • Monthly resources, products and services provided by the wellness community partners
  • Local media coverage
  • Digital resources of the latest trends and industry information
  • Option to celebrate achievements at one of the regional Symposium and Awards Galas

Nominations are being accepted online at  Anyone can complete the online entry form. Nomination forms are also available by calling the Best and Brightest team at 866-321-1822. The nomination deadline is March 8, 2013. Call 866-321-1822 or visit for sponsorship, advertising and exhibit opportunities.

The Best and Brightest Wellness Champions™ are being presented by National Association for Business Resources, Wellco and Corp! magazine.

The Best and Brightest Wellness Champions™ celebrates those companies that are making their businesses more healthy, the lives of their employees better and the community a healthier to place to live. The Best and Brightest program provides year-long education, benchmarking, assessment tools and interaction amongst the best employers throughout Nation.

SOURCE National Association for Business Resources