Stamford, CT - CBRE Group, Inc. has been recognized by The Business Council of Fairfield County as a Gold winner for their successful efforts in promoting a healthy workplace. The firm’s Senior Managing Director of its Westchester/Fairfield County operation, Robert Caruso, accepted the award at the Healthy Workplaces Best Practices Ceremony, which was held today at the Sheraton Stamford Hotel in Stamford, CT.
The Healthy Workplace Employer Recognition Program has become the premier award in Connecticut recognizing the outstanding achievements of businesses and organizations in implementing employee health promotion and wellness programs. It acknowledges efforts to facilitate and encourage employee health, enhance productivity and ensure healthy work environments. Nominated programs are reviewed by a committee of experienced professionals in a formal process using detailed criteria and standardized application materials. This marks the sixth year of recognizing employers from throughout the region for their wellness programs.
Implemented throughout CBRE offices nationally, the myHealth Wellness Program addresses physical, financial, social, environmental, intellectual and emotional wellness. More than 60 percent of CBRE employees have engaged in the program to learn more about their overall health.
“We are honored to receive such a prestigious award from The Business Council of Fairfield County. This award acknowledges our deep committment to promoting and supporting a holistic approach to achieving and maintaining optimal health by providing a broad set of programs and services that meet the needs of our employees” said Mr. Caruso.
The global commercial brokerage firm was also recently recognized as one of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces in the United States. Achievers, a leader in employee success software, presents this award annually to top employers that display leadership and innovation in engaging their workplaces. CBRE will be honored alongside other recipients at the awards gala on April 2, 2014 in San Francisco, CA.