MASON CITY — The Cerro Gordo County Health Department today announced its Workplace Wellness award winners.
It is with pleasure that the Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health presents the third annual Workplace Wellness Diamond Award to Sukup Manufacturing Company. The Workplace Wellness Awards Program is a partnership between the Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health, the Mason City Chamber of Commerce, and the Healthy-Mason City Worksite Committee to recognize and support local employers in their quest to support employee health and well-being.
In its third year, the program continued to receive a number of quality applications from local organizations all committed to employee wellness. Sukup Manufacturing Company will be recognized for their outstanding efforts surrounding workplace wellness at the Mason City Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting on Thursday, October 4th.
In addition to the Diamond Award, the following local businesses are also awarded recognition for their strong employee-wellness initiatives:
Diamond Award -Sukup Manufacturing Company
Silver Level – Henkel Construction
Bronze Level – Mason City Chamber of Commerce
“This Awards Program continues to provide great opportunities to highlight all the wonderful efforts local employers are implementing to support employee health and well-being. The core concepts align nicely with the goals Healthy-Mason City and the Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health have in place for our community,” states Kelli Gerdes, Health Promotion Manager for the Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health. “The great partnerships between the sponsor organizations continue to bring credibility to the program and hopefully encourage more and more businesses to try innovative approaches to improve employee health and well-being.”
The awards program is funded in part by a grant from the University of Iowa’s Business Leadership Network. This grant also helps provide educational learning opportunities for workplace safety and well-being. For more information, contact Kelli Gerdes at 641-421-9312.