2020 Healthiest Employers Finalist
Messer was named a finalist in the 2020 Healthiest Employers awards program in Kentucky, Ohio, Indianapolis, Tennessee, North Carolina for statewide and Dayton, Ohio, for region specific. These awards are presented annually by Springbuk Health and Healthiest Employers in partnership with regional Business Journals.
This is Messer's third consecutive year being recognized for focusing on physical health and providing opportunities to improve the financial, social and emotional wellness for employees.
Some examples of activities in 2020 include:
- Step Challenges: Knoxville completed one each quarter, with an average of 179,000 steps over three challenges. Dayton also offered step challenges.
- Wellness variety: the Charlotte region built a garden at its regional office, offered toolbox talks on mental health and shared healthy recipes.
- Physical fitness: the Corporate office was home to the Cycle Nation event focused on stroke awareness and yoga sessions on the lawn.
- Financial: Rolled out a new, free and independent financial wellness vendor.