Wisconsin Fit-Friendly Worksite

Updated:May 20,2015

We are pleased to announce our April 2015 Fit Friendly Awardees.  Nationally 1,896 worksites were recognized, representing more than 5.5 million employees.

In the Midwest Affiliate, 46 Wisconsin worksites received recognition.  Of those, 39 were awarded Gold level, 6 were awarded Platinum level, and 1 was awarded our Innovation Award. 

Fit Friendly Worksites are recognized by the American Heart Association for employers who go above and beyond when it comes to their employee’s health.

Deadlines to apply annually are November 1st, or April 1st. Contact your local American Heart Association office for more information. 


April 2015 Platinum Awards
April 2015 Gold Awards

Appvion, Appleton
GE Healthcare Tower Avenue, Milwaukee
Milwaukee Center for Independence, Milwaukee
Ozaukee County Port, Washington
Physicians Plus Insurance Corporation, Madison
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc., Milwaukee

April 2015 Worksite Innovation Award
GE HealthCare Tower Avenue, Milwaukee

Agnesian HealthCare, Fond du Lac
Alliant Energy, Madison
ASQ, Milwaukee
Black River Memorial Hospital, Black River Falls
Capital Newspapers, Madison
CCB Technology, Racine
Columbus Community Hospital, Columbus
DSHA, Milwaukee
Edgerton Hospital and Health Services, Edgerton
Foot Locker Corporate Services, Milwaukee
Fort HealthCare, Fort Atkinson
Froedtert Health, Wauwatosa
Grunau Company, Oak Creek
Halvor Lines, Superior
HG Meigs, LLC, Portage
Howard Suamico School District, Green Bay
Johnson Controls, Inc., Milwaukee
Kimberly Area School District, Kimberly
Lakeview Medical Center, Rice Lake
ManpowerGroup, Milwaukee
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Merchants Moving & Storage, Racine
MSI General Corporation, Oconomowoc
Northern Ozaukee School District, Fredonia
OS Inc., Pewaukee
Quarles & Brady LLP, Milwaukee
Quest CE, Milwaukee
Schlitz Park, Milwaukee
Spooner School District, Spooner
St. Norbert College, De Pere
Stoughton Hospital, Stoughton
Unity Health Plans Insurance Corporation, Sauk City
University of Wisconsin Green Bay, Green Bay
UW Health, Madison
UWM-School of Continuing Education, Milwaukee
VJS Construction Services, Inc., Pewaukee
West Bend Mutual Insurance Company, West Bend
Wisconsin Health Fund, Milwaukee
YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee, Milwaukee
November 2014 Platinum AwardsNovember 2014 Gold Awards
Bellin Health, Green Bay
Cardinal Components, Menomonee Falls
Chr. Hansen, Inc., Milwaukee
Cummins, Stoughton
Gundersen Lutheran Health System, LaCrosse
Independent Care Health Plan, Milwaukee
MGIC, Milwaukee
The Starr Group, Greenfield
Wisconsin Lift Truck Corp, Brookfield

November 2014
Worksite Innovation Award 

Meriter Hospital, Inc., Madison
The Starr Group, Greenfield

Actuant Corporation Menomonee Falls
Allen Edmonds Corporation Port Washington
American Family Insurance Madison
Calumet County Chilton
CJ & Associates, Inc. New Berlin
David Insurance Agency Racine
EMCS, Inc. Milwaukee
Franklin Energy Services LLC Port Washington
GE Healthcare (Research Park Location) Wauwatosa
Glenroy, Inc Menomonee Falls
Harley-Davidson Motor Company Milwaukee
Hudson Hospital & Clinic Hudson
Ingersoll Rand / Trane La Crosse
Jewish Family Services, Milwaukee
JPMorgan Chase Bank NA, Milwaukee
KI, Green Bay
Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Neenah
Kohn Law Firm S.C., Milwaukee
Mercy Health System, Janesville
Meriter Hospital, Inc., Madison
Milwaukee Public Schools, Milwaukee
Modine Manufacturing Company, Racine
North Shore Bank, Brookfield
Polk County Wisconsin, Balsam Lake
PyraMax Bank, Greenfield
QPS Employment Group, Brookfield
Roundy's Supermarkets, Milwaukee
School District of New Berlin, New Berlin
SparkNET Corporation, De Pere
St. Marys Hospital, Madison
Steinhafels, Waukesha
The Merco Group/General Pet Supply, Milwaukee
United Healthcare of Wisconsin, Inc, Wauwatosa



Promoting a wellness culture by providing support to employees and implementing numerous healthy cultural changes is a Win/Win for everyone.
  • Increase productivity
  • Reduce absenteeism
  • Lower turnover, improve employee satisfaction
  • Reduce healthcare costs

My Life Check / Simple 7 Risk Assessment

Nutrition Programs at heart.org/nutrition
  • Healthy diet goals
  • Healthy cooking
  • Dining Out tips
  • Recipes
  • Food Certifcation Heart-Check mark
  • Grocery List Builder
  • National Eating Healthy Day (1st Wed in Nov)
Physical Activity
  • Walking Clubs
  • Google map-based Walking Paths
  • National Walking Day (1st Wed in April)
  • Physical Activity Tracker
Workplace Wellness Resources at heart.org/workplacewellness

Fit-Friendly Worksite Recognition
  • Quarterly "Heart at Work" provides healthy messages for your newsletters