Interstate Batteries, a “Fit-Friendly Company”
Interstate Batteries was recognized by The American Heart Association on their “Fit-Friendly Companies” program list.
This program recognize companies that focus on a “culture of wellness” for their employees, and Interstate Batteries is one of those companies that see the importance of getting our team members healthier.
The American Heart Association’s Start! initiative calls on all Americans and their employers to create a culture of physical activity and health to live longer, heart-healthier lives through walking. At its core is the Start! Fit-Friendly Companies Recognition Program.
The program recognizes employers that champion the health of their employees by offering physical activity programs within the workplace. The program also provides encouragement and resources for companies that seek to improve their employees’ health and well-being. Since it was launched in 2007, the nationwide initiative has recognized more than 1,000 companies as Start! Fit-Friendly Companies. Gold-level status is awarded to companies that meet the Fit-Friendly criteria. Companies that take the program a step further and demonstrate successful outcomes or ROI from their wellness programs receive platinum-level recognition. “
You can see more information showcased in the Oct. 27 issue of Forbes magazine.
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