|Neenah, Wis. (Dec. 22, 2020) – The Wellness Council of America (WELCOA), with local affiliate Wellness Council of Wisconsin (WCWI), recently presented its Platinum Well Workplace Award to SECURA Insurance. This is SECURA's third time obtaining the Platinum Award, which is the highest award level recognizing the company as one of "America's Healthiest Companies."
By achieving the Well Workplace Award, SECURA has made a long-lasting commitment to the health and well-being of its associates. As stated by WELCOA Interim CEO, Sara Martin, "Well Workplace Award winners have systematically a deliberately created an environment for employees to work in that is going to help them thrive and flourish as humans. These organizations have taken a whole systems approach investing in the humanity of their people."
"We are proud to achieve the Well Workplace Award once again," said Dave Gross, SECURA President & CEO. "The health and well-being of our associates are top priority in any year, but especially given this most difficult pandemic year. Receiving this award is recognition of our commitment to prioritizing our associates' overall health. I'm thankful for our Human Resources team who led this effort, but even more thankful that our entire company works to make wellness a priority."
The Well Workplace Awards initiative is driven by a rigorous set of criteria outlined in WELCOA’s seven benchmarks to a result-oriented Well Workplace. Since its inception in 1991, over 1,000 organizations, ranging from educational institutions to nonprofit and profit sectors have joined the list of “America’s Healthiest Companies” by receiving the Well Workplace Award.
The Wellness Council of Wisconsin was founded in 1985 by nine employers from the Wisconsin business community. With more than 6,000 member organizations located throughout North America, WELCOA is highly recognized and regarded for their innovative and result-oriented approach to worksite wellness.